Create a Brand with the Right Cannabis Packaging

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Cannabis packaging is particularly significant for organizations hoping to discover accomplishment in the developing business sector. The Problem with Marijuana Packaging. Wholesale Marijuana Packaging. Retail Marijuana Packaging. Custom Marijuana 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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High Tide Launches Packaging Recycling Program at Canna Cabana Stores

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State restrictions on cannabis packaging worry producers

Cannabis Chronicles

Because of state regulations, the packaging for the company’s infused tinctures, topicals, capsules and other products contains no information claiming any therapeutic effects. Hull has never had a customer say the packaging on her company’s products are misleading, she said.

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.

California Cannabis Agencies Drop New Packaging and Labeling Guidance

Canna Law Blog

On March 7, 2019 the California Department of Public Health (“CDPH”), which regulates cannabis manufacturers, dropped a new list of updated resources for packaging and labeling. Licensed retailers may sell these cannabis products through December 31, 2019.

MariMed Launches Hemp Engine™ Marketing Platform for CBD Distributors, Retailers and Consumers

Cannabis Law Report

A turnkey retail and educational in-store platform for emerging CBD sector. Provides major benefits to both small and mass market retailers and their customers.

Headset Data Produce Report On Retail Pricing & Buying Patterns Across 4 States

Cannabis Law Report

Price Per Package or Price Per Gram_ A Closer Look at Pricing Data. They write. In the newest member of our dataset, California, prices are high by all measurements.

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Seed To Sale, Traceability: Bio Track & Leaf, The Retailers’ Experience In Washington State

Cannabis Law Report

In July of 2014, the first retail stores opened in Washington State. For example, the State required barcodes on all packages and this barcode was obviously assigned to groups or “lots” of inventory. We became BioTrack experts compared to most other retail stores.

Do Cannabis Consumers Actually Know What They’re Buying?

Canna Newswire

August 15, 2019 / Canna Newswire / – Cannabis turned a deeper shade of green with the launch of HerbaBuena ( ), California’s first ‘conscious cannabis’ retailer offering a carefully curated selection of best-in-class products defined by rigorous quality standards.

Newfoundland Cannabis Store Closes Amidst Supply Shortages


As of January 31, Newfoundland and Labrador will go from having six independent cannabis retailers to having five, as one of the original licensed retailers closes its doors. “When I open up the packages in my store, that’s when I find out what the [actual] THC level is.”

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

Canna Newswire

Each stand is professionally packaged at the GreenBroz warehouse in a custom-made protective cardboard box, designed specifically to make assembly of the stand, TV, and the broadcast device quick and easy. MEDIA & PUBLISHING RETAIL & ECOMMERCE

Associated Press: Many Commercially Marketed CBD Products Tainted With Psychoactive Adulterants


Reporters commissioned laboratory testing of 30 commercially available CBD products sold at retailers (non-dispensaries), including edible products and vapor products. It acknowledged that the packaging and labeling typically fails to identify the manufacturers of the products.

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Smokus Focus and HBI International Team up in Strategic US Master Distribution Partnership

Canna Newswire

Partnering with HBI International is another solid step in our journey at Smokus Focus to create and sell the most inventive and compliant cannabis display/packaging containers in the world. The move speaks volumes to Smokus Focus’ appeal to both consumers and retailers.

Main Street Marijuana joins voluntary industry testing program

Cannabis Chronicles

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.

California Issues Guidance to Cannabis Distributors

Greenspoon Marder Cannabis Law Group Blog

The recently released Distributor (Type 11) fact sheet addresses important issues faced by cannabis distributors such as transportation, packaging and labeling, testing, transfers and storage of cannabis goods. By: Robert Finkle, Senior Counsel.

Medical CCAs 101 (Cannabis Cooperative Associations)

Cannabis Law Report

This spreadsheet illustrates the division of the proceeds, including all taxes collected from consumers, of the retail sale of flower as adult-use cannabis through conventionally structured businesses. If you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation.

Difference Between Fake & Original Vape Cartridges

The Herb Collective

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. Keep Previous Packaging To Compare.

California Not Content II: When It Comes To Oversupply They’ll Copy Oregon (see below)… For Track & Trace Let’s Copy Washington !

Cannabis Law Report

Confusion also swirls around how companies – from growers to retailers – should comply with regulations governing the track-and-trace system, also known as CCCT. MJ Biz Reports.

Health Canada: Backgrounder: Final regulations on new cannabis products

Cannabis Law Report

Placing a limit of 10 mg on the amount of THC that can be in a package of edible cannabis. Requiring child-resistant and plain packaging for edible cannabis to lower the risk of accidental consumption and make packages less appealing to young persons. June 14, 2019.

Announcement: Oregon Cannabis Association, Requests for OLCC Rule Updates

Cannabis Law Report

Safe Rule for Retailers – Request to update the rule that product must be placed in a safe or vault at the end of the night. Retail product should be allowed to stay on the sales floor as long as it is securely locked as defined by other licenses.

Businesses Need Bank Accounts; Marijuana Shops Included


To date, nine states – Alaska, California, Colorado, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington – permit retail sales of recreational marijuana to adults. In order to best support the states that have had the good judgment to license and regulate businesses to produce, manufacture, or distribute cannabis, it is critical to address this aspect of the failed policy of federal marijuana criminalization as part of any reform package moving forward.

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

Canna Newswire

In addition to show sponsorship, Ignite will have a booth at the expo where both retailers and consumers alike can visit, learn more about the Ignite product line, as well as provide an opportunity to build relationships with key distributors.

Counterfeit Cannabis Products Keep California Black Market Well Stocked

Marijuana Lawyer Blog

Big brands like Kingpen and Rove have tried to get ahead of counterfeits by repackaging their products, but counterfeits have shown they can keep pace, often reproducing new packaging almost as quickly as the legitimate brands. Be sure your retailer is listed there, before shopping.

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

Canna Newswire

With a proven track record in brand experience and sales operations within mass retailers, grocery, club stores, and convenience stores, Mr. Heffernan looks to further develop Ignite’s vision for global expansion.

CBD: New York Has A Zero Tolerance Approach

Cannabis Law Report

The city’s health code prohibits adding the cannabis-derived chemical to products, including in packaged foods. Retailers and food service establishments violating the ban could face fines. NYC’s Ban On Food, Drinks Containing CBD Goes Into Effect.

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Harborside Health Center v. Commissioner: Implications for the Cannabis Industry and Their Tax Advisors

Cannabis Law Report

Implications for Non-Retail Cannabis Businesses. Harborside’s business operations, as described in the court’s decision, is a retail operation. But not all cannabis businesses are retail operations. All IRC Section 280E tax cases to date have involved retail businesses.

Weekly Legislative Roundup 4/26/19


At the state level, Governor Doug Burgum of North Dakota signed a package of bills into law to expand the state’s medical cannabis access program. Nassau County, New York voted to prohibit retail cannabis sales in the county once it becomes legal in New York state.

Hemp-CBD Across State Lines: Florida

Canna Law Blog

SB 1020 provides for the creation of a plan for regulating the cultivation of hemp, pursuant to the 2018 Farm Bill, and legalizes the retail sales of hemp extract. FDACS has more information on retail hemp food establishment permits here.

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Mexico Senate Will Soon Debate Marijuana Draft Legislation


This would likely lead to a similar approach to Canada’s, limiting or banning advertising and forcing the use of plain packaging, along with strong warning labels.

New York City Bodega Owners Fight For Their Right To Sell Cannabis


Bodegas are the small, locally owned retail spaces, or convenience stores, selling any combination of beer, wine, cigarettes, lottery tickets, groceries, and other necessities in New York City neighborhoods.

Weekly Legislative Roundup 5/10/19


A package of bills, soon to be combined into one omnibus bill, to permit the use, possession, cultivation, and retail sale of marijuana for adults 21 and over is pending. The bill was amended to include provisions regulating the production and retail sale of hemp-derived CBD products.

New York Legislature Passes Breakthrough CBD Hemp Bill

Greenspoon Marder Cannabis Law Group Blog

The bill, to be reviewed by Governor Cuomo, provides the regulatory framework for two-year renewable licensing (growing, manufacturing, extracting), packaging and labeling requirements (including negative health impact warning information and restrictions on health claims), and laboratory testing oversight to include QR codes linked to consumer information. By: Kristin Jordan , Senior Counsel.

Canada’s National Budget. Borden Ladner Gervais – Overall Budget Report Includes Some Comments On Cannabis Sales & Excise Tax Measures

Cannabis Law Report

Cannabis excise duties are currently calculated either as a flat-rate tax, calculated based on a cannabis product’s weight/quantity at the time of packaging, or by an ad valorem rate, calculated based on the cannabis product’s sale price, whichever is greater.

Washington: WSLCB Publish Their 2019 Cannabis Topics & Trends Alerts

Cannabis Law Report

1, 2020 Effective Date for All Marijuana Products, Packaging and Labeling. Observations from the Field: Discounting Product Between Processors an Retailers. 1, 2020 Effective Date for All Marijuana Products, Packaging and Labeling. On January 9, 2019 the Board approved a motion to make the effective date for all marijuana product, packaging and labeling requirements Jan 1, 2020. Observations from the Field: Discounting Product Between Processors and Retailers. .

Rhode Island: Gov. Raimondo’s Proposed Marijuana Legalization Budget Plan


Other parts of the proposal will no longer permit growing marijuana plants by and for medical marijuana patients who can’t or won’t demonstrate hardship, instead driving them toward retail sales at compassion centers. per-package limit.). The budget’s stated goal that these restrictions will “increase retail sales” blurs the necessary distinction between medicinal and recreational marijuana applications and regulation. On January 17, 2019, Gov.

CCT CET: Responsible Persons, “Collection & Remittance of Cannabis Excise Tax [“CET”] & Cannabis Cultivation Tax [“CCT”]

Cannabis Law Report

A cannabis distributor is a person who procures, sells, and/or transports cannabis between licensed cannabis businesses, such as a cultivator, manufacturer, or retailer. Packaging, and Labeling, and Rolling. (a) The package shall be tamper-evident.

Clio & High Times partner to launch cannabis marketing awards

Cannabis Law Report

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.

The Los Angeles Office of Finance – Alert:Cannabis Business Activity Taxation Switching to Monthly

Cannabis Law Report

All sales related to medical use cannabis by Retail or Microbusiness operations. $50 All sales related to adult or recreational cannabis use by Retail or Microbusiness operations. Sales related to all other cannabis activities such as manufacturing and packaging. $20

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.