While the Coronavirus (COVID-19) is putting a lot of projects in the cannabis industry on hold there are still plenty of brands, products and services pushing through the pandemic with their business plans. As marijuana laws continue to change constantly around the world there are a plethora of innovative opportunities arising over a wide variety of niches that companies are taking advantage of now. From Canada recently approving edibles and other cannabis infused consumer goods, to the Kentucky House of Representatives approving a bill to legalize medical marijuana in the state, to Colorado marijuana sales hitting a record $1.75 billion dollars in 2019, to California crossing the 1 billion dollar yearly weed taxes mark there is a lot going on to get excited about in terms of THC and CBD markets. Despite the worrying times and global panicking there is still plenty of growth and progress happening in the cannabis space.
Despite many towns, cities, provinces and countries calling for various shutdowns and quarantines due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19), there is no stopping some of the amazing cannabis topics and trends finding there way to the mainstream media. With no signs of related points of interest slowing down like dispensary marketing and cannabis website design there is still a wide variety of upcoming marijuana news to talk about. With the recent release of the CBC news analysis revealing the price of cannabis extracts vary widely across Canada, to the National Football League (NFL) announcing it would end marijuana suspensions in deal circulated by Players Union, to cannabis brands paying high prices for dispensary retail shelf space (slotting fees) we still have a lot to discuss in terms of where the future of marijuana will be taking us. So what are some of the more interesting products, brands and services we should be paying attention to as we move into this time of uncertainty? Here are a few we are keeping on our radar.