Weekly round up of professional cannabis covering stories from Malta, Greece, Germany and the UK
Under Prohibition, branding and formal marketing campaigns do not exist. There was no ‘halo’ effect from publicising a company through its products. This is set to change and the smart new cannabis producers will understand that their image cannot be faked, but must be built on transparency, fairness and the true quality of the product
Prohibition drives unfair, unhealthy behaviour in the market for cannabis. Disputes are handled outside the rule of law, leading to tens of thousands of violent deaths in impoverished areas of the world where there are few legal alternative income sources
Beyond the impact of individuals, what about the organisational cultures of post-prohibition cannabis companies? Too often, they are hierarchical, male-dominated, brutal places to work. Last Autumn, two friends from Catalonia…
Qualifying patients in Portugal are still struggling tremendously to access medicinal cannabis read more to understand Portugal’s new regulations and how these may be affecting patient accessibility.
Prohibition pushed cultivation indoors, resulting in a mass scale substitution of man-made raw materials for the natural world. The sun has been replaced by…
This week we start with Canopy Growth’s direct competitor, Aurora Cannabis Inc., now active in 24 countries, the largest global footprint of any cannabis company.