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SEATTLE, Dec. 12, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Diego Pellicer Worldwide, Inc., the premium marijuana brand and retail development company, today announced that it has partnered with world-class architect Michael Rotondi, FAIA, and creative trailblazer Jill Savini to develop retail prototypes and innovative branding for future store locations.
LOS ANGELES, Sept. 8, 2017 /Weed Wire/ – Agritek Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: AGTK) www.AgritekHoldings.com, a fully integrated, active cannabis real estate investor and branding consultant in the legal cannabis sector, today announced that the Company has executed a branding agreement with WeedMaps.
WASHINGTON, June 29, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — The proposed branding ban by the California state legislature for cannabis businesses harms consumers, hurts business, and doesn’t accomplish its stated goal.
How about another cannabis company to spark up your interest? Newstrike Ltd. is Canada’s newest pot stock that will be hitting the TSX Venture Exchange this Thursday.
There are many reasons why Canopyis falling faster than its peers, but a big reason is the fact that Canopy was one of the first firms to the party. Canopy was one of the only ways to invest in the emerging marijuana industry, but now it is just one of many options to get in on the marijuana party.
One of the drawbacks of owning a legal marijuana business in the state of California is the fact that you cannot trademark the logo, name or even products associated with your business; however, if one California lawmaker gets his way, that will soon change.
SANTA ANA, Calif., Jan. 11, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Kush Bottles, Inc. (OTCQB: KSHB), a provider of packaging, supplies, accessories and branding solutions for the regulated cannabis industry, reported financial results for its first fiscal quarter ended November 30, 2016.
NEW YORK, Nov. 30, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — A new class of Cannabis Consumers is reshaping marijuana culture. These individuals break the ‘out of it’ stoner stereotype in favor of feeling more ‘present’ and ‘mindful’ while they consume cannabis.
On Nov. 23, 2016, OrganiGram Holdings Inc. (TSXV:OGI), a licensed producer of medical marijuana in Canada, announced that the company had been chosen by Trailer Park Boys, a Nova Scotia-based Netflix original series, as its exclusive marijuana producer, business partner and brand developer.
Edibles hit Washington’s adult-use cannabis market one month after recreational stores opened in July 2014 and keeping them out of the reach of children continues to be a primary concern for many in the industry.
THC, a brand of Pineapple Express, Inc. (OTC Grey: PNPL), will now have The Sharpe Company in its corner, according to a June 13, 2016, press release. Pineapple Express struck a deal with The Sharpe Company to help “develop brand strategy, positioning, and lifestyle merchandise” for the THC brand, the press release said.
LOS ANGELES, May 24, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Kush Bottles, Inc. (OTCQB: KSHB), America’s premier supplier of packaging, accessories, and branding solutions for the legal cannabis industry, announced that it has made several changes to it’s website and e-commerce experience.
Los Angeles, May 17, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Kush Bottles, Inc. (OTCQB: KSHB), a premier supplier of packaging solutions and accessories for the legal cannabis industry, announced the launch of the marijuana industry’s first online system that allows customers to design custom-branded packaging solutions.
On May 17, 2016, Kush Bottles (OTCQB:KSHB), a supplier of packaging solutions and accessories for the legal cannabis industry, launched an online design lab that allows clients to design branded and customized packaging.
DENVER, May 16, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Medicine Man Technologies Inc. (OTCQB: MDCL), one of the country’s leading cannabis branding and consulting companies, announced today that it has entered into licensing agreements with three Pennsylvania companies representing four counties and anticipates several more additions before no longer accepting clients.
The mainstreaming of marijuana is well underway. You can see it in the Keurig-type vape pods, the lifestyle brands, and the handbags. You can see it in how people talk about it openly, and how strong majorities want it legalized.
NORWOOD, Mass. Feb. 3, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Cannabis entrepreneur Steve Angelo is pleased to announce the launch of BrandHigher, a full-service branding and marketing cannabis agency.
LOS ANGELES, Feb. 2, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — PINEAPPLE EXPRESS, INC. (OTC Pink: PNPL), commented on external factors that may directly benefit its Desert Hot Springs, CA 8.82 acre cultivation compound project.
LOS ANGELES, Jan. 27, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — PINEAPPLE EXPRESS, INC. (OTC Pink: PNPL) announced today that it has executed a management and consulting agreement with the Company’s consulting client, Nature’s Treatment of Illinois, Inc. (“NTI”).
LOS ANGELES, Jan. 21, 2016 /Weed Wire/ —PINEAPPLE EXPRESS, INC. (OTC Pink: PNPL) issued the following shareholder update letter from Matthew Feinstein, CEO and Chairman.
LOS ANGELES, Jan. 14, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — PINEAPPLE EXPRESS, INC. (OTC Pink:PNPL) announced today that the state of Illinois granted the Company’s consulting client Nature’s Treatment of Illinois, Inc. (“NTI”) a Notice of Conditional Approval regarding its dispensing organization application for registration.
LOS ANGELES, Jan. 11, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — PINEAPPLE EXPRESS, INC. (OTC Pink: PNPL) (the “Company”), announced today that the Company will be a featured presenter at the SeeThruEquity Microcap Conference.
LOS ANGELES, Jan. 5, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — PINEAPPLE EXPRESS, INC. announced that it has executed purchase agreements for 3 new parcels in Desert Hot Springs, CA.
MJINews recently investigated The Bulldog to find out what it takes to build a global brand and a successful growth model in the cannabis industry.
LOS ANGELES, Nov. 17, 2015 /Weed Wire/ — Pineapple Express announced today that it has opened an investment round of $1M to accelerate its continued growth and expansion.
Investors need to learn what’s underneath an image because even mainstream brands have been known to capitalize on subliminal stimuli as a means of attracting consumers.
LOS ANGELES, Nov. 3, 2015 /Weed Wire/ — Pineapple Express (OTC Pink: PNPL), a publicly traded company investing in, expanding, and branding businesses in the legal cannabis industry, announced today the launch of its website www.pineappleexpress.com.
There have been numerous regulations preventing marijuana-centric apps from making their way onto your smartphones. Now though, there is no shortage of convenient digital tools for informing purchases, finding a local shop or even growing your own digital garden.
LOUISVILLE, Ky., Oct. 21, 2015 /Weed Wire/ — Cannabis Branding Group, a full-service marketing agency that caters to the needs of medical and recreational cannabis industry businesses, today announced that it has enrolled in MJIC Media’s Professional Membership, the enhanced introductory membership option offered by MJIC Media, a marijuana media conglomerate.
The novelty of buying a cannabis product has worn off, and in order for companies to eventually gain equity in the industry, they must create and maintain a brand identity that will gain the attention and trust of consumers.
As markets and consumers change, pivoting can become a necessary survival strategy for a business. Even for thriving businesses, a well-timed pivot can lead to further success.
Pineapple Express expands, brands and invests in canna-businesses and intends on launching a national chain of Pineapple Express stores and products.
As national brands begin to emerge in this burgeoning industry, issues such as product consistency begin to arise in the supply chain.
NEW YORK, Aug. 25, 2015 /Weed Wire/ — Viridian Capital Advisors is proud to announce that Mr. Mitchell Fox has joined our advisory board, bringing to our firm and our clients world class expertise in publishing, branding, promotion and digital domain development.
The underdog nerds and social misfits of the 1980s were more engrossed in their studies and technology experiments to pay attention to the social rituals of their peer students.
NEW YORK, June 17, 2015 /Weed Wire/ — Aquarius Cannabis, a U.S.-based branding company in the medical and recreational marijuana industries, is pleased to announce that it will be exhibiting at the 2nd Annual Cannabis World Congress & Business Expo. The conference will be held at the Jacob Javits Center in New York City from Wednesday, June 17 through Friday, June 19. Aquarius will exhibit in booth # 342.
Thanks to a new licensing agreement, opportunities abound to consume Jimi Hendrix in a new whole fashion. Nutritional High, a Toronto producer and distributor of cannabis-based edibles and oils, announced this week that it has entered into a partnership with Purple Haze Properties.
Eddie Miller, the 30-year-old founder of a budding pot empire, doesn’t come off as your typical weed advocate.
In a rapidly evolving cannabis marketplace it is increasingly vital for businesses to stand out from the competition. But many cannabis businesses have a long way to go when it comes to building brand recognition, which is key to long-term success.
Sharks were circling at the Marijuana Investor Summit—TV sharks. Kevin Harrington, who is well-known as one of the original sharks from the ABC series “Shark Tank” gave the summit’s keynote address on April 21, 2015, at the Marijuana Investor Summit, held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel DIA in Denver, Colorado.
The recent announcement of Willie’s Reserve, singer Willie Nelson’s new branded marijuana strain and dispensary chain, garnered a lot of attention for the legal cannabis industry last week, but Nelson isn’t the only—or first—celebrity to get into the pot game.
Applying traditional marketing techniques in the emerging cannabis industry makes some new business owners cringe. In a marketplace that evolved quickly and is accustomed to relying on word-of-mouth as a primary marketing strategy, tactical brand building can seem daunting.
Mobile marketplace startup Canary enables customers to find dispensaries and browse products, while also partnering with dispensaries to mobilize their product offerings and facilitate home delivery.
The spread of marijuana legalization and medical marijuana laws in the US are enabling the rapid development of a new multibillion-dollar industry. Now, a company wants to make sure this burgeoning industry meets a certain set of standards.
When companies like CannaBrand say they want to “weed out the stoners,” people shouldn’t care because smoking marijuana is an activity, not an identity.
Stoner. What does that word mean to you? To some it brings the image of cannabis culture and lifestyle, but to others it is the image of a long haired, marijuana smoking, fast food eating burnout.
The world of cinema and cannabis culture have recently intersected through an innovative marketing tactic. On Friday, September 6, 2014, The New York Times reported on the advertising technique of “Tusk,” a new movie by Kevin Smith, which includes selling two medical marijuana strains under the movie’s brand names: Mr. Tusk and White Walrus.
Cheech and Chong, “Half Baked,” the Zig Zag logo… all of these are passé when it comes to marketing marijuana in the 21st century’s nascent legal industry. Marketers agree – the face of cannabis needs to change.
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