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Market Overview

Andrew Ward

November 04, 2022 9:55 AM
Markets may be down, but cannabis optimism remains high heading into election season. With five states determining adult use legislation this November ...
October 30, 2022 8:58 PM
Halloween is prime spooky season, but for most investors, all of 2022 has been quite scary. Stocks across the board have taken substantial hits this y ...
October 17, 2022 9:58 AM
Roughly 33% of US adults report owning a gun, according to a 2021 Georgetown University firearms survey. By the end of 2022, New Frontier Data expects ...
October 16, 2022 10:26 AM
Marijuana themes are proving to be popular in two particular areas — pets and weddings. Benzinga spoke with several business operators who say&n ...
October 16, 2022 10:22 AM
Original publication: October 12, 2020. Due to the ongoing U.S. federal prohibition of cannabis, states must implement their own regulations and vario ...
October 15, 2022 11:27 AM
When it comes to cannabis compounds, THC and CBD are just the tip of a massive iceberg. Hundreds of compounds go into a plant strain, and many are now ...
October 12, 2022 8:43 AM
Is the American cannabis sector facing the prospect of just a few players dominating the market? While worries abound in some corners of the space, so ...
October 05, 2022 9:24 AM
Fully 36% of the American workforce freelanced in 2021, according to Upwork's 2021 Freelance Forward report, and they generated $1. ...
October 03, 2022 10:56 AM
With layoffs affecting the national workforce, cannabis staffing leaders forecast that more dismissals are expected in the sector over the next few mo ...
September 30, 2022 12:26 PM
Like any industry, scores of cannabis companies face difficult decisions as the market trends down. In many cases, roles are reduced or made redundant ...
September 23, 2022 10:47 AM
The psychedelics space is heating up, and major players have taken notice. The market is bolstered by a growing number of decriminalization movements ...
September 23, 2022 10:41 AM
As billionaires like Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos and Richard Branson race for space, who will be the leaders in the nascent cannabis industry as it vaults t ...
September 21, 2022 11:22 AM
Luxembourg and Malta became the first two European nations to pass adult use cannabis laws in October and December 2021, respectively. In June 2022, G ...
September 10, 2022 4:53 PM
Rick Steves is typically known for his travel expertise, but since 2012, he has also been a vocal proponent for adult use cannabis legalization. The h ...
August 22, 2022 2:34 PM
Cannabis professionals are divided over whether the industry is paying a living wage. With a range of points to consider, opinions are forme ...
August 21, 2022 10:04 AM
Rob Van Dam is a modern-day legend in professional wrestling and cannabis advocacy. He's regarded as one of wrestling's innovators, ...
August 15, 2022 11:45 AM
Charges stemming from the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations (RICO) Act have long been a looming threat in the cannabis industry. Coming f ...
August 12, 2022 11:59 AM
Cease and desist (C&D) orders are relatively common in business. The nascent cannabis market is no exception. As the weed space steps into the leg ...
August 10, 2022 9:49 AM
Psychedelic therapy is on the rise. June 2022 data from Data Bridge Market Research reports that the US psychedelic drug market could be valued at $9. ...
August 08, 2022 8:45 AM
Returning to world travel and current events has recently brought cannabis travel back into the spotlight. People are traveling again despite ongoing ...
July 27, 2022 1:47 PM
From its business potential to its chemical compounds, every aspect of cannabis contains a seemingly infinite array of possibilities and uncertainties ...
July 22, 2022 3:21 PM
Vertical integration in the cannabis industry is one of the most debated topics of the day across the sector. As part of America's piecemeal appro ...
July 18, 2022 2:58 PM
Annual cannabis vape sales continue to grow across many major markets–fueling demand and a growing eco-footprint. Rising consumer demand comes d ...
July 01, 2022 11:07 AM
In select studies, celebrity endorsements have produced an average 4% sales increase. At this time, it appears that isn't the case in the US canna ...
June 27, 2022 4:23 PM
Depending on how you perceive the past few months, Texas may be heading towards a minor liberal reform, or the conservatives could be doubling down on ...
June 23, 2022 7:31 AM
This article was originally published in December 2020. Cannabis regulations vary by state, with license caps serving as one of the more glaring dif ...
June 21, 2022 10:50 AM
Brands will likely get in on the action if a holiday or point of remembrance is coming up. Corporate holiday endeavors often focus on profit, not the ...
June 16, 2022 9:26 AM
In the days leading up to the recent bear market entry, cannabis insiders provided Benzinga with varied opinions regarding the impact of inflatio ...
May 31, 2022 1:33 PM
The cannabis and LGBTQ rights movements have been connected from the beginning, as they mutually supported reform throughout the decades. &q ...
May 20, 2022 8:54 AM
Cannabis-infused edibles are a booming market. The near-endless array of cannabinoid-rich foods and beverages are coupled with positive sales figures, ...