Saskatoon Dispensary Embraces Recycled Cannabis Packaging


Recyclable cannabis packaging is coming to one store in Saskatoon – and they hope the trend will spread. Those of us who order recreational or medical marijuana are painfully aware of the disproportionate amount of packaging.

Cannabis Package Recycling Rolls Out Nationwide


In a previous post , we discussed a Saskatoon dispensary’s initiative to recycle customers’ used packaging. Thanks to TerraCycle’s recycling expertise and Tweed’s dedication to a sustainable cannabis industry, cannabis packaging will no longer need to pile up in landfills.

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Cannabis package recycling rolled out Canada-wide

Cannabis users left with a mountain of waste from pot packaging can now drop it off at two London dispensaries to be recycled under a free program launched by Canada’s biggest marijuana company on Earth Day. Tweed, a subsidiary of Smiths Falls-based cannabis producer Canopy Growth, partnered with TerraCycle, an American recycling company, to introduce the first Canada-wide cannabis packaging recycling program, the companies announced Monday.

Ignite Expands Cannabis Sales Into Nevada Dispensaries

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Since launching in September 2018, Ignite’s super-premium quality cannabis and CBD products have been available in over 100 California dispensaries with the CBD line offered online nationally. Super-premium brand Ignite launches in Nevada after a successful Fall 2018 California debut.

Are You Compliant? A Guide to California’s Cannabis Product Packaging Rules for 2018

Marijuana Packaging

Last week, we spoke about the importance of child resistant packaging to California’s regulations for cannabis packaging. The Importance of Child-Resistant Marijuana Packaging. Child-resistant packaging is the centerpiece of California’s cannabis regulations and rightfully so.

Canadian Licensed Producer Aphria Opens Dispensary in Jamaica


According to Cannabis Business Times , Aphria – one of Canada’s biggest licensed producers of medical and recreational marijuana – recently opened a dispensary in Kingston, Jamaica. “An states, providing medical marijuana through dispensaries. WeedAdvisor facilitates these functions and more through its diverse packages of business solutions. The post Canadian Licensed Producer Aphria Opens Dispensary in Jamaica appeared first on WeedAdvisor.

Rep Heck: We’re late to implement the SAFE Banking Act. Read his press release, the draft bill & full meeting package

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I fear dispensary employees being at great risk. Rachel Pross, Chief Risk Officer at Maps Credit Union, in testimony on behalf of the Credit Union National Association referenced a 2015 analysis by the Wharton School of Business Public Policy Initiative which found that, “in the absence of being banked, one in every two cannabis dispensaries were robbed or burglarized – with the average thief walking away with anywhere from $20,000 to $50,000 in a single theft.”.

What is the Nevada Dispensary Association?

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The Nevada Dispensary Association (“NDA”), a non-profit trade association, was formed in 2014 with a mission to develop and promote best practices in Nevada’s medical marijuana industry. This bill allowed a limited number of dispensary, cultivation, production, and laboratory establishments to operate in Nevada. Who Does the Nevada Dispensary Association Represent? Nevada Dispensary Association’s Contribution to the Medical Marijuana Program.

Ohio Sells $75k in Successful First Day of Sales


The four medical marijuana dispensaries that were open for business, on the first day of sales in Ohio, collectively sold 8.7 The four dispensaries are: CY+ Dispensary, 180 Main St. for three of the one-tenth ounce packages of the same indica strain. “I’m

Investment Interest in California CBD Companies is Rising

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Meanwhile, one industry banker noted it will be some time before makers of CBD products start to see buyouts from traditional consumer packaged goods (CPG) companies, especially with regard to food and beverage products.

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Celebrate 4/20 With Ignite at Select California Dispensaries

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LOS ANGELES – April 18, 2019 / Canna Newswire / – Ignite to bring models, special promotions, penny swag bags, taco trucks and more to thirteen participating in-state dispensaries this Saturday. WHERE: Ignite will have activations at the following dispensaries: Wheelhouse: 521 W.

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What to Know Before You Visit a Dispensary

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Whether you’re looking to visit a recreational dispensary while on vacation or you’re just visiting your local dispensary for the first time, there are some things that you need to know. What is a Dispensary? Talk to the dispensary agent about what you are looking for.

“Think About the Children” Goes Both Ways When It Comes to Marijuana

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The senator wanted to get on the books more concrete ramifications for dispensaries who sold marijuana to underage clients. How do we make the packaging child safe?

Cannabis Oil and Hemp Oil Are Not The Same; The Shocking Differences In Safety


Hemp oil that contains CBD is often sold as a dietary supplement, and is most commonly packaged in small bottles and and applied with a dropper. THC can only be found in states with a legal medical cannabis program and functioning dispensaries.

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Difference Between Fake & Original Vape Cartridges

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Before you buy, take a thorough look at the packaging for your vape. Different Color Packaging Sometimes it’s just blatantly obvious that a vape is fake. Most of Stiiizy’s packaging is white with green marijuana leaves. Know Which Dispensaries Are Licensed.

Main Street Marijuana joins voluntary industry testing program

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The signs come from an industry-led program called OK Cannabis, which offers testing services to detect pesticides and heavy metals in cannabis end products — the type of fully processed and packaged goods that consumers will find on store shelves.

The Original Jack Herer Takes First Place at WeedCon West 2019

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The Santa Cruz company took first place for “Best Sativa Vape” during the WeedCon Cup awards event on Thursday, which distinguishes the best of the best in cannabis flower, edibles, concentrates, topicals, dispensaries, and packaging.

Ignite International Brands Announced as Gold Sponsor at The Europe CBD Expo 2019 In London, UK

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Ignite has built the world’s first super-premium cannabis lifestyle brand, currently for sale in dispensaries across California and Nevada with the company’s CBD products sold nationally online. VAUGHAN, Ontario – July 11, 2019 / Canna Newswire / – Ignite International Brands, Ltd. (

Ignite International, Ltd. Emerges from 2019 Weedcon Cup with Awards in Three Categories

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Ignite has built the world’s first super-premium cannabis lifestyle brand, currently for sale in dispensaries across California and Nevada with the company’s CBD products sold nationally online.

CCA’s Beat Underground

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The first spreadsheet illustrates the division of a total of $10,000 paid by consumers for cannabis flower, including Sales Tax of 8.75% and a Local Cannabis Tax of 10.0%, among taxes other than income taxes, and a cultivator, distributor, and dispensary, through conventional business structures.

Marijuana Edibles: A Beginner’s Guide

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edibles can be purchased as commercially-packaged products at local marijuana dispensaries in states where marijuana is sold. For purchased edibles, most have packaging that includes a label describing the contents of the product and how to avoid consuming too much.

Ignite International, Ltd. Announces Oliver Holzmann as Global Head of Marketing

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Ignite has built the world’s first super-premium cannabis lifestyle brand, currently for sale in dispensaries across California and Nevada with the company’s CBD products sold nationally online. LOS ANGELES – July 31, 2019 / Canna Newswire / – Ignite International, Ltd.

The Impact of Taxes in California on Cannabis Oil

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The distributor puts the oil in cartridges and sells the oil packaged for retail sale to a single dispensary. The dispensary sells the packaged oil cartridges to consumers. The Distributor packages the 1,000 grams of refined oil for retail sale in 2,000 tips of 0.5

CBD Brand-leader Ignite Signs MMA Featherweight Legend Brian Ortega

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Whatever it is, Ignite aims to better by the competition by a mile and deliver on that promise every time you open their packaging. From packaging and branding, to what’s inside, Ignite delivers at the highest level and builds on the foundation that trust and quality truly matter.

Ignite International Announces The Hire Of Curtis Heffernan As New SVP, Global Head of Sales

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Ignite is currently for sale in dispensaries across California and Nevada, with the company’s CBD products sold nationally online. From packaging and branding, to what’s inside, Ignite delivers at the highest level and builds on the foundation that trust and quality truly matter.

Everything You Need to Know About Legal Weed and Usage

The Herb Collective

Dispensaries are popping up left and right to educate users on marijuana usage. You can’t even open your package of goodies while you’re in public. So no smoking, vaping, eating edibles, or even taking a look at your package to see your dank nugs.

Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Authority announces legislative changes to program

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Schools – HB 2612 defines “school” to include preschools for the purposes of the 1,000 feet requirement for dispensaries. It also authorizes licensed dispensaries to sell to other licensed dispensaries.

El Gallo Labs Takes Two First Place Cups at WeedCon West 2019

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The event took place at the Southern California’s premier B2B cannabis education and networking event, which hosts top distributors, brands, farms, and dispensary buyers. Best CBD Infused Oil and Best Indica Vape for The Little Chicken.

Illinois Announces Adult Use Proposal

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For now, the proposed permit fees are $100,000 for cultivators and $30,000 for dispensaries. The State will also charge a “business development fee” equal to the lesser of five percent (5%) of total sales or $500,000 for cultivators and $200,000 for dispensaries.

The Key to Success for California Cannabis Businesses – Managing Tax Liabilities

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Do not stop reading this article based on the premise the above statement does not apply to you because you are a well-established cultivator and the bulk of the taxes on cannabis apply to dispensaries and distributors. The Distributor processes the flower into retail packages.


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A mark-up by the dispensary of 60.0% We have assumed the cultivator, manufacturer and distributor each have a profit before taxes that is one-third of the profit before taxes of the dispensary. We have assumed a total yield of 125 grams of refined oil (250 packages of 0.5

DIY Marijuana Topicals: Pain Relieving Frankincense and Cannabis Massage Oil

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If you live in a legal state, your local dispensary should be able to recommend a full spectrum tincture with both THC and CBD. Packaging and Storing the Marijuana Massage Oil. Note: You can make this DIY Cannabis Massage Oil in THC and/or CBD versions!

Ignite CBD Announced as New Title Sponsor of The Mint 400 Vehicle Parade

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From packaging, branding and marketing, to what’s inside, Ignite believes that trust and quality matter. “As From packaging and branding, to what’s inside, Ignite premium CBD products delivers at a level not seen in this new industry.

Cannabis Club TV (CCTV) Launches HRVST TV in Partnership with GrowGeneration and GreenBroz, Inc. to Bring Educational, Grow-Centric Content into Hydroponic Stores

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April 17, 2019 / Canna Newswire / – Cannabis Club TV (CCTV) is bringing its dispensary television network concept into GrowGeneration (GrowGen) hydroponic stores, offering grow-centric content to customers. First In-hydro-store Television Network now available in nine states.

Clio & High Times partner to launch cannabis marketing awards

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Packaging – Entries in this category are for the graphical and/or physical design of product packaging. Retail/Event Design – Entries in this category are for the physical design of retail spaces and events including but not limited to dispensaries, pop-up stores and industry events.

CA: Harvest vs Harvest Cannabis TM Battle: Companies Go Head To Head In California Market

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Here’s what’s happening… Harvest’s two San Francisco dispensaries boast sleek wooden cabinetry, understated signage and crisp-looking packaging emblazoned with the company’s sunburst logo.

Important Facts About California Marijuana Laws

The Herb Collective

Child-Resistant Packaging Even if child-resistant packaging on your cannabis products is driving you mad, you’re going to have to put up with it. Of course, dispensaries are still required to check identification to ensure that consumers are aged over 21.

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The Week in Cannabis: South Korea’s Cannabis Caution, Cultured Cannabinoids, & California’s New Rules

Marijuana Packaging

California’s New Packaging Rules and Regulations. The changes place the brunt of the responsibility for child resistance on dispensaries, giving manufacturers and producers until 2020 to get their packaging up to state compliance standards.

Ignite Your Holidays with Last Minute Gifting Deals on Award-Winning CBD Products

Canna Newswire

Ignite is offering last minute stocking stuffer discounts of 20% off any single CBD item as well as a package of three spearmint vape pens for $90 USD, applicable to purchases on

Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana: No Good Deed

Cannabis Law Report

ACRCs can contract with Clinical Registrants (CRs), entities that the Commonwealth will license to cultivate, package and dispense cannabis for medical research. The competition issues between CRs and “commercial” dispensaries were not addressed. Authored By: William F.