Cannabis business models 101

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What types of cannabis businesses are out there? Learn about weed business models from the experts on cannabis funding. The post Cannabis business models 101 appeared first on Leafly.

Senate Coalition Urges SBA to Support Small Cannabis Businesses

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However, SBA’s current policy excludes small businesses with “direct” or “indirect” products or services that aid the use, growth, enhancement, or other development of cannabis from SBA-backed financing.

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How much does it cost to launch a cannabis business?

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Find out the costs of opening a weed business with this informative article from Good Tree Capital. The post How much does it cost to launch a cannabis business? Industry b2b cannabis business Cannabis Industry cannabis license application entrepreneurs Good Tree Capital

How to get funding for a cannabis business

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Opening a small or medium-sized weed business requires funding. The post How to get funding for a cannabis business appeared first on Leafly. Industry b2b entrepreneurs equity financing Good Tree Capital small-business social equity

Where the Money Grows: Learning the Industry Trends in Medical Cannabis, Recreational Marijuana, Hemp, and Beyond

Speaker: Jonathan Bench, International Cannabis and Securities Business Attorney at Harris Bricken

The U.S. cannabis industry is still in its infancy, even though states began engaging with legalization in one form or another in the late 1990s. Today, many opportunities exist for individuals and businesses that want to engage in the industry. Join international cannabis and securities business attorney Jonathan Bench as he provides some pitfalls and best practices for companies & individuals looking to engage with the U.S. cannabis marketplace.

Over 40 Members of Congress Request SBA Access For Small Marijuana Businesses

NORML

“Many of these establishments are small-to-medium size operators, with their employees keeping their doors open without access to the support systems in place for other businesses, thus depriving them of potentially lifesaving protections.”

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Businesses Need Bank Accounts; Marijuana Shops Included

NORML

Imagine operating a business without a bank account. Imagine being forbidden from letting your customers pay for purchases with a credit card, or being able to ask a bank for a small business loan. This is the reality of hundreds of small and medium-sized business owners throughout the country who are engaging in the emerging cannabis marketplace. Currently, state-licensed marijuana businesses face a web of conflicting regulations.

Missouri: Licensed Medical Cannabis Retailers Now Open for Business

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State regulators have licensed 192 retailers thus far, with the first of those opening for business on Saturday. The post Missouri: Licensed Medical Cannabis Retailers Now Open for Business appeared first on NORML.

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New Legislation Would Permit Marijuana Businesses to Access COVID-19 Relief

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Representatives Earl Blumenauer (D-OR) and Ed Perlmutter (D-CO) have introduced legislation to allow state-legal marijuana businesses to apply for COVID-19 benefits through the Small Business Administration.

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House Committee on Small Business Holds Hearing On Cannabis

NORML

Today, the House Committee on Small Business held a hearing entitled Unlocked Potential? Small Businesses in the Cannabis Industry to discuss the economic and employment opportunities in the emerging legal cannabis industry and the challenges that federal prohibition and criminalization pose in regards to the Small Business Administration. 2019 ACTIVISM Business GOVERNMENT INDUSTRY Policy

Eaze’s Momentum business accelerator invites applicants

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Leafly speaks with key players for the Momentum business accelerator - a grant and resource program for underrepresented cannabis businesses. The post Eaze’s Momentum business accelerator invites applicants appeared first on Leafly.

Business owner attempts to overturn Quebec’s cannabis accessory ban

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Quebec’s cannabis accessory ban came into effect post-legalization and it’s been hurting small businesses ever since. The post Business owner attempts to overturn Quebec’s cannabis accessory ban appeared first on Latest Cannabis News Today - Headlines, Videos & Stocks.

House Small Business Committee Moves Marijuana Bill Forward

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As first reported by Politico, the House Small Business Committee is waiving jurisdiction over the Marijuana Opportunity, Reinvestment, and Expungement (MORE) Act ( HR 3884 ), making it the second House committee in the 116th Congress to advance legislation to end federal marijuana prohibition.

10 questions to ask before starting a cannabis business

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Thinking about starting a cannabis business but don't know where to begin? Good Tree Capital helps us learn how to open a legal weed business. The post 10 questions to ask before starting a cannabis business appeared first on Leafly.

Action Alert: Tell Congressional Leadership To Support Small Cannabis Businesses

NORML

Two of our greatest champions in Congress, Representative Earl Blumenauer and Senator Jacky Rosen, are circulating bipartisan sign-on letters to Congressional Leadership demanding that state-licensed cannabis businesses are able to access the Small Business Administration.

Cannabis Business NAICS & Business Activity Codes

Greenspoon Marder Cannabis Law Group Blog

Around tax time, I get this question a lot: “What is my cannabis business’s NAICS code or Business Activity Code?” The IRS requests your business’s “Business Activity Code” on a tax return filing, which is based on the NAICS code system. Of course, which code may be appropriate depends on the cannabis business’s actual activities. By: Rachel Gillette – Partner & Chair, Cannabis Law Practice.

Protecting Hemp-CBD Business Information

Canna Law Blog

Given this significant growth forecast, sensitive business information (also known as trade secrets) has become an incredibly valuable asset for Hemp-CBD stakeholders. Realizing value from those trade secrets requires sharing them with business partners and employees.

Does legal marijuana spell end of testing for the drug at NY businesses? – Cannabis Business Executive

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Does legal marijuana spell end of testing for the drug at NY businesses? – Cannabis Business Executive – Cannabis and Marijuana industry news. The post Does legal marijuana spell end of testing for the drug at NY businesses?

Cannabis business models 101: Types of cannabis businesses

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This article focuses on different types of cannabis businesses. As the cannabis industry takes shape, the wide array of businesses that make up the industry really come into focus. Learn the types of cannabis businesses. Some business licensing may still be required.

Chairwoman Velázquez Introduced Bill To End Marijuana Prohibition And Promote Small Businesses

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House Small Business Committee Chairwoman Nydia Velázquez along with Representatives Jared Golden and Dwight Evans introduced a package of legislation, ( H.R. 3544 , to remove marijuana from the Controlled Substances Act and to extend several Small Business Administration (SBA) initiatives to small businesses operating in the cannabis sector. You can read more in the release issued by the Committee on Small Business here.

Twitter Marketing for Cannabis Businesses and Cannabis-Related Businesses

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Twitter is still an important channel for cannabis businesses and cannabis-related businesses to indirectly market their products and services. 10 Twitter Marketing Tips for Cannabis Businesses and Cannabis-Related Businesses.

‘A Land Grab’ for a Piece of New York’s Marijuana Business – Cannabis Business Executive

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‘A Land Grab’ for a Piece of New York’s Marijuana Business – Cannabis Business Executive – Cannabis and Marijuana industry news.

NORML Joins Civil Rights and Criminal Justice Groups To Support Small Cannabis Businesses

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The Coalition letter focuses on the need for small business access to the SBA relief funds as an avenue to protect the progress that has been made by minority entrepreneurs in the emerging legal cannabis marketplaces. RE: Protect Minority-Owned Marijuana Businesses and their Workers.

We Need to Bring an End to Banking Barricades for Cannabis Businesses

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If you own a business in the legal cannabis sector in the United States, you already know what a pain in the rear end that the financial side of this business is. Most cannabis businesses are not allowed to bank like other legal businesses nor do they get the same protections.

Judge freezes Detroit marijuana business application process

Cannabis Law Report

A federal judge on Wednesday halted the city of Detroit from processing recreational marijuana business applications. Michigan Advance reports. … Read More. Cannabis Law News

Cannabis Workers, Unemployment Insurance, and the Small Business Administration: What You Need to Know

NORML

There is no doubt that the COVID-19 pandemic is adversely impacting businesses around the world, and smaller businesses especially. Cannabis businesses not eligible for Small Business Administration disaster relief aid.

Facebook Marketing for Cannabis Businesses and Cannabis-Related Businesses

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More than 10 million businesses advertised their products and services on Facebook during the third quarter of 2020. Unfortunately, almost none of those ads were cannabis businesses or cannabis-related businesses. We don’t support ads for your business model.

Instagram Marketing for Cannabis Businesses and Cannabis-Related Businesses

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For years, research has proven that content published by businesses on Instagram can directly lead to increased brand awareness, word-of-mouth marketing, and sales. According to Instagram’s own data, 90% of users follow a business on the platform.

Nestle Muscle In On EU CBD Business

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The post Nestle Muscle In On EU CBD Business first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. The food giants are muscling into the CBD game…The press release is chocka full of CBD “scientific” goblededook but the important thing to note is … Read More.

GrowGeneration Continues Acquisition Spree – Cannabis Business Times

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Businesses that are awarded those licenses could operate up to three sites in different counties, according to the Senate bill’s text. The post GrowGeneration Continues Acquisition Spree – Cannabis Business Times appeared first on SpeedWeed.

Eaze’s Momentum Business Accelerator and Social Equity Menu Recognized in Fast Company’s 2021 World Changing Ideas Awards

Cannabis Law Report

Eaze honored in the Social Justice category for its programs supporting diversity and equality in the cannabis industry SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS… Read More. Business Wire

Cannabis Business Cyber Summit

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The post Cannabis Business Cyber Summit first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. THE PRICE – See Website THE DATE – See you online November 10-12, 2020! THE RATING – THE BLURB – General Agenda Tue, November 10 … Read More.

Business owners wait on cannabis board appointments in New York – Cannabis Business Executive

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Business owners wait on cannabis board appointments in New York – Cannabis Business Executive – Cannabis and Marijuana industry news.

Better Business Bureau Warns of CBD Free Trial Scam

Cannabis Law Report

Ganjapreneur reports The Better Business Bureau issued warnings about a CBD free trial scam that has cost customers hundreds of… Read More. Breaking News

House COVID Package Includes Cannabis Banking Relief, But Not Small Business Support

NORML

Included in the language of the bill is HR 1595: The SAFE Banking Act, which amends federal law so that explicitly banks and other financial institutions may work directly with state-legal marijuana businesses. The majority of these businesses are small-to-medium in size.

What Is Biden’s Beef With Cannabis? – Cannabis Business Executive

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– Cannabis Business Executive – Cannabis and Marijuana industry news. – Cannabis Business Executive appeared first on SpeedWeed. What Is Biden’s Beef With Cannabis?

How to get funding for a cannabis business

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This article focuses on getting money to start your cannabis business. It doesn’t matter if you’re a bodega on the corner, The post How to get funding for a cannabis business appeared first on Green Relief