Cannabis Flower Retail Prices Rise Due to Increased Demand Throughout Pandemic

Talk about flower power. Since COVID officially became a thing, there’s been unrelenting, unprecedented demand for cannabis flower in California, Colorado, Nevada and Washington. The corresponding retail prices for flower have jumped too. Retail data provided by Headset, a cannabis analytics company in Seattle, revealed that retail flower prices in those four Western states grew […]

Topicals, Edibles and Infused Beverages Enjoy Increased Sales Around Valentines Day

What do greeting card companies, chocolatiers, and weed have in common? They’re all competing for Valentine’s Day sales, and cannabis is starting to make a noticeable splash in the space. Need proof? Headset, the Seattle-based data analytics firm, has tallied the sales numbers. The information is telling; topicals, edibles, and infused marijuana product sales go […]

Cannabis Vape Pen Market Growth Slows as Manufacturers Seek to Rebuild Consumer Confidence

The downward trend in all things vape kicked off in 2019 and hasn’t picked up since. Despite the downturn, there are signs that a product rebound is on the horizon. The good news? Growth is happening again. The Seattle-based data analytic firm Headset reported that in California, Colorado, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington, vape sales jumped […]

Arizona’s Recreational Market Off to Strong Start As Supply Shortages Loom

When a market explodes from 300,000 customers to up to 6 million customers for any industry, the result is a supply chain shake-up. For a brand-new industry, the effect is more profound. Arizona, which had a medical marijuana program, recently launched adult-use, recreational sales. The state has the fastest launch to date in history. Initial […]

Cannabis Sales Surged Throughout 2020, and Growth Expected to Continue

The pandemic, which proved devastating to many businesses, had the opposite effect on the marijuana industry. Sales of both medical and recreational weed in 2020 toppled sales records in states like Colorado and Oregon, where sales have been legal for several years. New markets, like those in Illinois and Ohio, started off incredibly strong. They […]

Illinois Reports More Than a Billion Dollars in Legal Cannabis Sales in First Year

Imagine this: Doctor Evil, rubbing his hands together in gleeful delight, saying, “One BILLION dollars.” He could be talking about Illinois cannabis sales in 2020; the state hit a considerable number, logging over $1 billion in sales during the first year recreational cannabis sales were legal. Illinois state officials reported that the total doesn’t include […]

How Your Cannabis Business Can Be Sustainable and Aligned with Environmental Regulations

There’s an intelligent, environmentally-friendly and efficient way to operate a cannabis business. It just takes some information gathering and planning to create a sustainable cannabis business that aligns with environmental regulations. Regulations galore The cannabis industry is rife with layers upon layers of regulations. Every project should carefully consider all rules and mandates and build […]