Marijuana Edibles & Infused Products


Webinar to look at product preferences among marijuana consumers

Product preferences among cannabis consumers across the country will be the focus of a free webinar that Marijuana Business Daily is presenting Tuesday, May 26. MJBizDaily‘s data editor, Eli McVey will speak, with Nancy Whiteman, CEO of Boulder, Colorado-based edibles company Wana Brands, and Liz Conners, data analyst for Seattle-based Headset. The three will discuss […]

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CEO of cannabis edibles firm Wana Brands to hold Instagram chat

Nancy Whiteman, CEO of Boulder, Colorado-based infused product company Wana Brands, will join an Instagram Live Chat on Thursday afternoon with Marijuana Business Daily senior reporter John Schroyer. Whiteman will be taking questions during the session, which begins at 4:30 ET/1:30 PT. Despite the uncertainties caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, Whiteman believes the cannabis industry should tap into the […]

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How 4/20 played out for marijuana businesses around the US

Cannabis companies across the United States reported a mixed bag for sales this year leading up to the industry’s most celebrated day: 4/20. While the surge of consumer stockpiling based on concerns about the coronavirus pandemic boosted some companies’ bottom lines, others were hurt by restrictive stay-at-home orders that prevented in-person sales. Marijuana Business Daily […]

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Livestreaming, digital ads help cannabis businesses keep their brands on consumers’ minds

Many marijuana brands have relied on in-store pop-ups and educating budtenders about their products to reach consumers. But as cannabis customers increasingly order products online for delivery or pickup – and with the expectation that these habits will persist after the coronavirus pandemic is under control – marijuana brands should consider more direct ways to reach […]

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How the coronavirus crisis is reshaping the cannabis industry for the long term

Cannabis companies are entering a new normal as the coronavirus pandemic puts stress on every sector of business, fundamentally altering the industry in possibly permanent ways. The COVID-19 outbreak has exacerbated fault lines in the rapidly evolving market and led to number of new outcomes, including: Retailers adapting to changing consumer behavior by offering delivery, curbside […]

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LivWell buys Denver cannabis edibles firm Sweet Grass

LivWell Enlightened Health, one of Colorado’s largest marijuana store owners, acquired Denver-based Sweet Grass Kitchen, one of the oldest marijuana edibles brands in the state. The acquisition price was not disclosed, according to Denver alt-weekly newspaper Westword. Sweet Grass products will be introduced into every market where LivWell has a presence and “as we continue […]

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Cannabis vaping firms nearly recovered from vape health scare, but COVID-19 concerns loom

Marijuana vaporizer companies are on the rebound since last summer’s vaping health crisis, reporting that sales numbers are largely back to normal despite concerns around the COVID-19 pandemic and its impact on consumer behavior as well as the supply chain. Seattle-based data analytics firm Headset found that all four of the U.S. markets it tracks […]

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VIDEO: Coronavirus’ impact on the cannabis supply chain

Click on the video below to see Marijuana Business Daily’s Bart Schaneman discussing how COVID-19 is affecting the worldwide marijuana supply chain. The health crisis has revealed fragility in the cannabis supply chain – from vape hardware to marijuana packaging – but it also has shown that MJ companies can shift quickly to develop creative solutions to […]

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Marijuana pioneer Hodas joins Colorado’s Wana Brands

A week after Wana Brand unveiled its entry into Canada, the Colorado-based marijuana edible maker on Wednesday announced it has hired industry veteran Joe Hodas to oversee the company’s growing marketing efforts. “With Wana’s international expansion Joe will ensure that our brand and message remain consistent while helping us deliver at the highest level on […]

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Cannabis edibles maker Wana Brands expands into Canada

One of the largest U.S. edibles makers, Colorado-based Wana Brands, has expanded into the Canadian market through a license agreement with Indiva Limited. Under terms of the agreement, London, Ontario-based Indiva will have the exclusive rights to produce and distribute Wana products in Canada. The expansion into Canada – Wana’s first market outside the United […]

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