• Cannabiz Media Launches Cannabis and Hemp Business Verification API December 6, 2019
    For banks, creditors, and others that need to confirm business and state license information for cannabis and hemp companies, Cannabiz Media’s new Compliance Verification API provides the reliable, real-time data needed to meet legal requirements and make critical business decisions. The Only Verification System of Its Kind for the Cannabis Industry In simplest terms, the […]
  • Networking Tips for Cannabis Industry Professionals December 6, 2019
    Whether you want to find a job in the cannabis industry or strengthen your business’ cannabis industry supply chain, effectively networking with other professionals can help you reach your goals. In fact, one of the best ways to build your business in the cannabis industry is by networking with other cannabis professionals. Cannabis is an […]
  • Client Spotlight – Springbig December 2, 2019
    Springbig is a loyalty marketing and communications platform for cannabis dispensaries and brands. Launched three years ago, springbig has grown to serve more than 800 clients and over 11 million customers across the United States. The springbig platform offers dispensaries and brands a seamless way to communicate with highly targeted customer audiences via MMS, SMS, […]
  • Statewide Delivery Rules Bypass Local Marijuana Dispensary and Retail Bans November 29, 2019
    To ensure patients have access to the medical marijuana they need without requiring that municipalities allow dispensaries, some states have decided to approve statewide cannabis deliveries, which includes deliveries to cities, towns, and other municipalities that previously banned dispensaries and retailers. It’s not uncommon for states to allow local municipalities to ban cannabis businesses within […]
  • Look for the Cannabiz Media Lit Towers at MJBizCon November 27, 2019
    MJBizCon is coming to the Las Vegas Convention Center in Nevada on December 11-13, 2019, and Cannabiz Media will be at Booth #4316 give demos of the Cannabiz Media License Database and to help license holders set up their free subscriptions and claim their licenses in the License Database. Nearly 1,300 exhibitors will have a […]
  • Cannabis Banking in 2019 – What’s Really Happening? November 26, 2019
    September 25, 2019 was a day to celebrate for cannabis businesses that have struggled with a lack of access to banking and payment processing services since cannabis is still a Schedule 1 drug at the federal level. That’s the day when the Secure and Fair Enforcement Banking Act (the SAFE Banking Act) was passed by […]
  • The Effect of Ballot Initiatives vs. Legislation on the Marijuana Market November 22, 2019
    As of today, only 23 states in the country allow cannabis law reform through ballot initiatives for citizens to vote. That means more than half of states only allow changes to be made to cannabis laws through legislation. In June 2017, Vermont was in the news for being one of the first states to possibly […]
  • Where Do 2020 Presidential Candidates Stand on Cannabis? November 19, 2019
    As the 2020 Presidential primaries and election get closer, it’s not surprising that many candidates are including cannabis reform as important aspects of their platforms. Support for cannabis legalization hit 67% among American adults in 2019 according to new research by Pew Research. In fact, Pew Research reports that 91% of Americans believe cannabis should […]
  • Is Federally Legal Marijuana Coming Soon? November 15, 2019
    Total sales of legal cannabis in states where it is currently legal are projected to reach nearly $30 billion by 2025 ($13.1 billion in medical cannabis sales and $16.6 billion in adult-use sales). With those kinds of numbers, it’s not surprising that opinions are changing about federal legalization. However, there are factors affecting federal cannabis […]
  • Client Spotlight – Delta9 Systems November 13, 2019
    Delta9 Systems, a division of General Data, provides traceability, workflow, and labeling solutions to cannabis businesses. Currently, the Delta9 Systems solutions are integrated into a number of cannabis seed-to-sale software tools including METRC, 365 Cannabis, and more. The solutions offered by Delta9 Systems work with the entire supply chain in any state with legal medical […]