Tag Archives: Consumers

Alaska Suspends Frozen Budz

Consumer Alert: Edible Products Manufactured by Frozen Budz Have Not Been Tested

Consumer Alert: Edible Products Manufactured by Frozen Budz Have Not Been Tested

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, Dec. 1, 2017 /Weed Wire/ – The Alcohol and Marijuana Control Office enforcement team has discovered that most edible products produced by Frozen Budz manufacturing facility (license #10012) were not tested as required by 3 AAC 306.550 before being transferred to retail marijuana stores and sold to consumers.


Cannabis-infused Beverages Could Help to Retain Young Beer Drinkers, says GlobalData

LONDON, Nov. 28, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Brewers could tap into the emerging cannabis-infused beverages trend to attract and retain younger consumers, with a number of companies looking to invest in the sector in anticipation of cannabis becoming more widely legally available, according to GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company.

Green Dot Labs’ Premium Black Label Nectar Line Debuts in Colorado’s Adult-Use Cannabis Market

BOULDER, Colo., Oct. 12, 2017 /Weed Wire/ – Green Dot Labs, a Boulder, Colo.-based producer of fine cannabis extracts, announced today that its celebrated Black Label Nectar product line – the most reputable concentrates in Colorado and a cult favorite among discerning medical patients for years – will now be available for sale at adult-use, or recreational, dispensaries in Colorado.

Things to Know About Washington Cannabis Consumers

Things to Know About Washington Cannabis Consumers

While it has been established that Washington cannabis consumers still love flower the most, who’s buying all of this flower, how much are they spending and what brands do they prefer?

Legalized Cannabis May Be a Windfall for McDonald's and Taco Bell

Legalized Cannabis May Be a Windfall for McDonald’s and Taco Bell

The munchies are driving up fast-food sales in states where marijuana is legal. Cannabis has been shown to increase users’ appetite, sending many customers of legalized dispensaries to fast-food chains.

Dalhousie University

Dalhousie Releases Study on Canadian Attitudes Towards Cannabis‑Infused Food

HALIFAX, N.S., Sept. 26, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — A new study from Dalhousie University found that 46% of Canadians would try cannabis-infused food products if they became available on the market.

Marijuana Consumers Aren't Hard-core Partiers, They Really Just Want to Sleep

Marijuana Consumers Aren’t Hard-core Partiers, They Just Want to Sleep

Contrary to the image of stoners being party animals, it turns out that many marijuana consumers just want to go to sleep. New data from Consumer Research Around Cannabis found that only pain relief equaled sleep as a reason for using marijuana.

Report: 39% of Canadians Will Become Recreational Cannabis Consumers

Report: 39% of Canadians Will Become Recreational Cannabis Consumers

While Canada’s House of Commons is hashing out the details of legalization, stakeholders have been trying to determine how many recreational cannabis consumers will participate in the legal market and now there’s a new report to help them.

BDS Analytics Tea and Labor Day and Californians

Now We Finally Know What Californians Are Smoking

BOULDER, Colo., Sept. 11, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — BDS Analytics today launches the cannabis industry’s most comprehensive and granular examination of the California cannabis market, an essential tool for cannabis businesses, investors, and others interested in understanding and assessing the largest cannabis marketplace in the world.

Smoking Legal Pot in Las Vegas Tricky for Tourists

Smoking Legal Pot in Las Vegas Tricky for Tourists

The legal use of marijuana is the latest temptation available to tens of millions of people who visit Las Vegas each year. But the law mandates the legally bought marijuana be consumed in a private residence, which puts tourists in a tough spot.

Gallup Poll: 45 Percent of Americans Have Tried Marijuana

Gallup Poll: 45 Percent of Americans Have Tried Marijuana

The number of Americans that have tried marijuana has hit an all time high. According to a recent Gallup poll, approximately 45% of Americans have tried marijuana, marking a record high since the polling organization began asking the question in 1969.

CannaConsumer Magazine

CannaConsumer Magazine June / July 2017 Issue Now Available!

ATLANTA, GA, July 10, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — CannaConsumer Magazine announced today that it has published its June / July 2017 issue of the CannaConsumer Magazine. In this issue, learn about Paul Himmelstein and his passion for providing many types of insurance for cannabis consumers.

Report: Medical Cannabis Patients Outspending Recreational Consumers

Report: Medical Cannabis Patients Outspending Recreational Consumers

On April 26, 2017, New Frontier Data, an analytics firm, announced that it had released The Cannabis Industry Annual Report: 2017 Legal Marijuana Outlook, revealing some compelling data on the market habits of medical cannabis patients and recreational cannabis consumers across the country.

Marijuana industry faces challenge in gaining Canadians’ trust, survey finds

Marijuana Industry Faces Challenge in Gaining Canadians’ Trust

Marijuana stocks may have leapt higher on the news of Ottawa’s plans to legalize the drug by next year, but the industry is facing an uphill battle in building trust with Canadian consumers, according to a new survey.


Cannabis Legalization Spawns Diverse Consumer Marketplace

BROOKLYN, N.Y., March 27, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Tailoring products and services to the different emerging consumer groups and their unique motivations presents a challenge to entrepreneurial cannabis businesses. To help meet this challenge, two marketing veterans are launching RED BOMBr, a strategy consultancy for the cannabis industry, that helps product makers, dispensaries, growers, and investors better understand the opportunities presented by different consumers.

Series B

New Report from Eaze Shows Record Legal Marijuana Use in California

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 8, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Following decades of stigmatization and prohibition, a new data report titled, Eaze Insights: State of Cannabis 2016, reveals that Californians are increasingly comfortable with marijuana use and are embracing its benefits.


Leafbuyer Announces its List of the ‘Top 10 Most Eye-Catching Dispensaries in Seattle’

SEATTLE, Jan. 31, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Leafbuyer.com, the world’s leading cannabis deals website, which connects cannabis consumers to the best legal marijuana deals in the market, has announced its 2017 list of the “Top 10 Most Eye-Catching Dispensaries in Seattle.”


Cannabis Retail Evolving as Industry Goes Mainstream

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 20, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — “On a bustling stretch of Santa Monica Boulevard lined by vintage stores and eateries, the MedMen shop looks right at home,” the Los Angeles Times proclaimed in a front-page article this week headlined “For Pot Shops, a Whiff of Luxury.”


Marijuana Industry Group Launches Safe Consumption PSA Campaign

DENVER, Dec. 30, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Marijuana Industry Group (MIG) has launched a public service announcement campaign advocating safe and responsible cannabis consumption in the Colorado marketplace, where cannabis was first made legal for adults.


Green Bits and Leafly Partner to Help Cannabis Business Owners Provide Better Information to Patients and Consumers

SAN JOSE, Calif., Dec. 5, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Green Bits, the painless point-of-sale (POS) for cannabis retailers and dispensaries, has partnered with Leafly, the world’s largest cannabis information resource, to provide legal cannabis business owners an easier way to provide patients and consumers up-to-date menu information to help them choose the right product.


Stoners No More: Upscale Purchasers of Brand Name Cannabis Products Break Stereotypes and Change the Marijuana Marketplace

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.

Cannabis Consumers Coalition

The Cannabis Consumers Coalition Signs On Powerhouse Fox Rothschild, to Give Consumers a Powerful Voice in the New Cannabis Industry

DENVER, July 26, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — The Cannabis Consumers Coalition (CCC), a member based cannabis consumer advocacy and watchdog organization based out of Denver, CO, has officially signed on to be represented by the prestigious Fox Rothschild LLP, an Am Law 100 firm with nearly 750 attorneys practicing in 22 offices nationwide.

Good Chemistry

Focusing on Passion and Production Excellence, Good Chemistry Launches “Craft of Cannabis” Campaign

DENVER, June 29, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — As Good Chemistry—the leader in cultivating consistent, high-quality cannabis—expands production capabilities in Colorado and Nevada, the company debuts its “Craft of Cannabis” initiative with a new advertising campaign and website.


New Poll Reveals Surprising Insights Into Cannabis Culture

LOS ANGELES, April 18, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — With “420” approaching this Wednesday, cannabis media company Civilized has conducted a cannabis culture poll – uncovering fascinating findings and debunking outdated stereotypes about cannabis use and lifestyle.

CannaBit Projections and Female Decline

Weekly CannaBit: Female Marijuana Consumers Represent a Key Market Opportunity

Weekly CannaBit for the week of April 11, 2016: Women are a key demographic in legal marijuana markets, and the growing number of products specifically aimed at female marijuana consumers reflects the significant market opportunity they represent.

Assess S.T.A.T.S.

Good Chemistry Launches Simple, Fun, Free Tool to Help Consumers Assess High Quality Cannabis

DENVER, April 14, 2016 /Weed Wire/ – All Cannabis is not created equal, and just as wine enthusiasts enjoy a user friendly tasting system and diamond buyers employ the “Four C’s,” Good Chemistry Nurseries, one of the industry’s most experienced Cannabis producers has now created a stylish, easy-to-use free consumer cannabis evaluation guide for assessing quality cannabis flower.


Cannabis Capsules: The Smokeless Alternative of 2016

As more and more states more toward legalizing medical marijuana, cannabis is becoming a respected option to treat pain, inflammation and other maladies. Despite this growing acceptance, traditional delivery systems such as smoking and consuming edibles may not fit the needs of all consumers interested in the benefits of medical marijuana.

Herbal Companion

The Herbal Companion (THC) Home Extraction Device Ships at $42 off for 4/20 Delivery

LONGMONT, Colo., Feb. 23, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — The Herbal Companion, LLC, based in Longmont, Colorado, is bringing the world’s first home extraction device, ‘The Source’, to the marijuana market at a special price for delivery by 4/20.

CannaSafety CannaRelief

CannaSafety Launches CannaRelief, The World’s First Cannabis Antidote That Quickly and Effectively Reduces THC Anxiety

BELLEVUE, Wash., Feb. 18, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Today at CannaCon 2016, Bellevue, WA based CannaSafety LLC announced increased production and broad availability of their flagship product CannaRelief™, the “world’s first cannabis antidote™” and first in a family of products.


WoahStork, The World’s First Machine Learning Cannabis Marketplace

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 8, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — In true “unicorn” startup fashion, online cannabis ordering platform WoahStork owns no commercial grow operations, employs no fleet of delivery drivers, and doesn’t stock a single gram of marijuana.

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