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March 22, 2016

A Minnesota-based medical marijuana company says Google is blocking its attempts to advertise online.

Vireo, the parent company of Minnesota Medical Solutions, tried to take out a series of online ads in New York, where it operates four clinics and is one of a handful of companies chosen by that state to grow and manufacture medical cannabis. Each time, Google rejected the ads, citing its policy against promoting “dangerous products or services.”

 

On Monday, the company expanded its online advertising efforts to include the two Minnesota clinics operated by Minnesota Medical solutions. Enrollment in Minnesota’s medical cannabis program remains relatively low — 1,133 patients have enrolled since legalization last July. But Vireo announced that it would also attempt to place “Minnesota-targeted Google ads...

March 21, 2016

Greg Gamet - Entrepreneur of the Year

 

In an industry filled with entrepreneurs and innovators, Greg Gamet is the man with the golden touch. He has emerged as one of the leading entrepreneurs in the cannabis industry.

 

With more than twenty years of experience in business development, investor relations, and all things cannabis, Gamet is well-versed with the myriad of regulations that govern the industry, and works closely with Colorado Marijuana Enforcement Division (MED) to develop compliance standards and tracking systems.

 

Gamet has co-founded several ventures that have established him as an innovative leader in the cannabis industry. His ventures include DANK Colorado – one of the first medical and recreational cannabis dispensaries in Denver; Kush Bottles Colorado – the market leader in child resis...

March 17, 2016

Vuber Technologies, the developers of a line of high-quality and innovative personal vaporizers, announced today that it will be selling its popular devices in California. The company is currently the number one market leader in the state of Washington.

 

Vuber Technologies Founder and President, Brandon Gallagher, said that the company’s devices are perfect for California. “We strive to deliver the best-designed vaporizers on the market, that offer portability, reliability and value,” Gallagher stated. “We build-in world-class technology and advanced features, for those that want a premium vaping experience.”

 

The company is currently accepting inquires from dispensaries and smoke-shops that want to carry the Vuber line of vaporizers. The company will be limiting the number of retail shops and collectiv...

March 15, 2016

There are so many companies entering the cannabis market - some private, some public - that by now you would think that we would have a clear idea of what works and what doesn't, and be able to emulate other company's success by borrowing their play book.

 

The good news is, this is absolutely true: There are several companies that have reached levels of success that it is inspiring to take a closer look at what they have done to see if there are lessons to be learned.

 

The bad news is, two of the most successful companies have wildly different pathways to success.

 

In this article we examine GW Pharmaceuticals (Ticker: GWPH) and Kush Bottles (Ticker: KSHB), and look into what made them successful. One took the conservative road to riches, the other is very speculative.

 

GW Pharmaceuticals:

 

An article in t...

March 14, 2016

The California Medical Association (CMA) – representing more than 41,000 physician members statewide – announced its formal endorsement of the ballot measure known as the Control, Regulate and Tax Adult Use of Marijuana Act.

 

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