As the industry continues to try to find its sea legs, the Business of Cannabis team is making some moves. We announced we acquired the nation-wide event and education series Leaf Forward. So, if you find yourself in Waterloo, Montreal or Toronto this month, check us out.
Here’s hoping for a better week cannabis industry.
Some tough news…
If you’re wondering how American cannabis companies might be able to seek bankruptcy protection for a business that is not federally legal – you’re in good company. Maybe look to Canada?
The big news of the week was the Aurora cut 500 jobs and Terry Booth (of #MJBIzCon2018 fame) stepped down.
Some good news…
If pubcos have you feeling down, here’s some good news: consumers in Illinois really like cannabis. $40 million of cannabis purchased in the first month of legalization this past January.
And some advice…
Catch up on all things Business of Cannabis:
ON A HIGH PODCAST | Hosts Donna Bishop + Michelle Bilodeau
BOFC LIVE PODCAST | Host Jay Rosenthal
PITCH FORWARD | Hosts Alex Blumenstein + Brett Chang
MINNESOTA CANNABIS CONVERSATIONS | Host Jason Tarasek, Minnesota Cannabis Law
MEET THE INDUSTRY | Host Jay Rosenthal