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The Business of Marijuana in Michigan

News and Information About Industry Leaders and Influencers

Detroit-based Cannabis Group Plans 10 Michigan Stores by End of 2020

A Detroit-born cannabis and lifestyle brand is planning to open several Michigan stores by the end of 2020. Common Citizen announced this week plans to open the largest cannabis cultivation and processing facility in the state.

Kroger To Start Selling Cannabis-Based Products

Seth Rogen’s Pot Company Is Expanding Into Ontario

People in Ontario, Canada will soon be able to smoke Seth Rogen’s weed. Houseplant, the cannabis company founded by comedy film moguls Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg, plans to expand into Ontario this summer, the company announced. 

Beijing Says US Legalization Of Marijuana Threat To China

Beijing's leading drug enforcement body has blamed the legalization of marijuana in Canada and parts of the United States for a spike in the amount of drugs smuggled into the country, describing it as a "new threat to China." At a press conference in Beijing Monday,...

Helping Dads Discover Medical Cannabis This Father’s Day

With Father’s Day approaching, I could pull out all the stops to market my brand to every single father in the Seattle area, but that would be a demographic and logistical nightmare. Instead, my team and I work very hard to know our customers (KYC), an acronym we...

Colorado Has Now Made More than $1 Billion from Pot Sales

Colorado, the pioneering state for pot peddling, has now made more than $1 billion in revenue since it legalized marijuana sales in 2014. The Colorado Department of Revenue announced this week that the combined marijuana tax, license and fee revenue had reached $1.02...

The Winners Of The 2019 Michigan Cannabis Cup

This past weekend at the Cannabis Cup was a blast! As always, we were excited to meet both veterans of the cannabis space and those who are fresh-faced and new. Everyone who entered the competition brought their best products and their A-Game. Without further ado,...

Colorado Marijuana Investment Bill Strikes Pay Dirt Early

The ink was barely dry on House Bill 1090, which allows out-of-state investors and publicly traded companies to invest in the Colorado cannabis industry, before the first acquisitions under the new law were announced. Then-Gov. John Hickenlooper vetoed the bill in...

AP Analysis: Legal Pot For All Takes A Toll On Medical Users

When states legalize pot for all adults, long-standing medical marijuana programs take a big hit, in some cases losing more than half their registered patients in just a few years, according to a data analysis by The Associated Press. Much of the decline comes from...