BOULDER, Colo. — May 5, 2020 —BDSA (formerly BDS Analytics), the leader in comprehensive, accurate and actionable cannabis market intelligence and consumer research, announced today that Illinois retail cannabis sales exceeded $188 million in the first quarter of 2020, reflecting adult-use sales of $109.96 million and medical sales of $78.2 million. This year’s sales are…

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State Status This page will be updated as new information becomes available. As Americans endure another week under the restrictions set by  government bodies as a result of the COVID-19 virus pandemic, many businesses have been forced to address their “essential” status, forcing many to temporarily close or adjust operations. While most adult-use legal cannabis…

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As more U.S. states move towards legalization, cannabis consumers are taking advantage of the unique opportunity to address medical needs through the available products at their local dispensaries. Though medical cannabis is generally not covered by most U.S. insurance plans, trends indicate increased use of cannabis as an alternative to more traditional forms of medication.…

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By Doug Brown | June 12, 2017 | For Cannabis Business Executive Fresh data from Oregon shows that April, which has become a spectacle of cannabis promotions and parties due to 4/20, did not become a behemoth sales month in the Beaver State. Cannabis consumers dropped $34.6 million on cannabis in April in Oregon, representing…

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  Today on ‘In the Weeds’ visit the frontier of cannabis promotion. Modern rock act, “Portugal. The Man” has teamed up with international ad agency Wieden + Kennedy and Oregon-based cannabis grower HiFi Farms to release “Feel It Still,” a custom, packaged pre-roll blend designed to pair with the band’s new single. The cannabis blend will…

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Today on ‘In the Weeds’ we get to know Jeremy Bamford, founder of PotGuide, the internet’s most popular site for cannabis tourism. Learn how he has grown his company even with limited cannabis online advertising options, and what he sees for pot tourism in the future. Listen to the latest podcast here. About Jeremy Bamford,…

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On this week’s podcast we yak with Terri Nopp, founder of Happy Parties, about the unique needs and preferences of the woman cannabis consumer. Listen to the latest podcast here. About Terri Nopp, Founder of Happy Parties With 25 years of communications experience ranging from start-up positioning, to enterprise global messaging, Her latest endeavor, HAPPY…

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