In new patent applications, Altria and the University of Virginia focus on how to modify cannabis plants to “control the formation of terpenes that impart specific flavor and aroma characteristics.”
In a letter led by the Consumer Brands Association, some of the biggest brands in the world urged action on THC edibles that resemble their own products.
Organized labor continues to represent cannabis sector workers, but has struggled to sign up the people who tend to the plants. The more union-friendly Biden administration could change that.
Altria, maker of Marlboro, is “excited about the U.S. opportunity for our investment in Cronos,” a Canadian cannabis company, the company’s CFO said during a consumer conference Wednesday.
California and Colorado Society of CPAs hosted a national business symposium focused on cannabis.
In a virtual UCLA panel this week, a rep from the IRS laid out how the tax agency is aiming to work with the cannabis industry.
Critics want to slow down and get the plan right, and some worry that Covid may render projections too rosy.
The coronavirus slowed the push for cannabis industry access to banking, but the conversation might be more relevant now than ever.
A Cannabis Wire analysis shows that a handful of ancillary cannabis companies did, too.
One of the oldest names in cannabis, Harborside has been battling a federal tax bill for years, and the outcome could shape the industry’s future.
Some employees worry about their health as well as their jobs.
Cannabis Wire spoke with Jaci Flug, former general counsel for the New York State Liquor Authority, about her new role at alcohol delivery platform Drizly and its cannabis arm Lantern, and Lantern’s president.
US cannabis consumers and patients are asking questions like: will my local shop close? Will delivery be an option? Cannabis Wire is tracking cannabis regulators’ announcements.
On Wednesday, the Canadian company, one of the highest-valued cannabis companies in the world, announced its third round of layoffs since last month.
CEO David Klein said the moves aim “to lower our cost structure and reduce our cash burn.”