Preventing Mold & Fungus in Cannabis with Data Analytics {$excerpt:n} Cannabis legalization has taken the United States by storm, with 33 states approved for medicinal cannabis use — 11 of which are also approved for recreational use for adults aged 21 and over. With new patients and consumers entering the market every day, it’s more…

Food Safety: What it Means and How ERP Helps Edibles Manufacturers {$excerpt:n} The diverse cannabis industry has experienced tremendous growth, especially in the popular edibles market whether consumed recreationally or medicinally. Since these cannabis-infused food and beverage products come in a variety of forms, including candies, baked goods, energy drinks, chips, chocolates and teas, food…

The CBD craze is about to roll over Europe {$excerpt:n} While CBD seems to be everywhere and do everything in North America, from treating anxiety disorders in pets to putting the glow back in your complexion, in Europe, it is just hitting the radar. That’s probably because the legal framework in Europe surrounding CBD…

London professor appointed chairman of Europe medicinal cannabis body {$excerpt:n} A long-standing member of the UK Government Regulatory Agency Medicines Commission and King’s College, London professor has been appointed as chairman of the European Medicinal Cannabis Association. The European Medicinal Cannabis Association (EUMCA), the newly formed Brussels-based industry body which advocates for European evidence-based…

Practical Advice on How to Avoid a TCPA Suit {$excerpt:n} Texting consumers is a very effective means to drive engagement and ultimately sales. Text messages have outpaced emails when looking at conversion and click-thru rates. In fact, 95% of texts are read in ninety seconds or less! While text messages can be a great way…

PharmLabs Accredited to ISO 17025 {$excerpt:n} According to a press release emailed today, Perry Johnson Laboratory Accreditation Inc. (PJLA) announced the accreditation of PharmLabs LLC to ISO/IEC 17025. Based in San Diego, California, PharmLabs has four locations, with three in the Southern California region and one in Maui. PharmLabs offers a very wide variety of…

First medical cannabis Exchange Traded Fund in Europe launched {$excerpt:n} The Medical Cannabis and Wellness UCITS ETF (CBDX) is the first medical cannabis Exchange Traded Fund to be listed in Europe. European company, HANetf, has announced that Canadian based asset manager, Purpose Investments, has launched its first UCITS Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) through HANetf’s…

The Power of Prevention: Pathogen Monitoring in Cannabis Cultivation and Processing Facilities {$excerpt:n} As the cannabis market matures and the value chain becomes modernized, it’s important to address product safety in a comprehensive way. In other areas of manufacturing, Hazard Analysis & Critical Control Points (HACCP) has been the standard for reducing hazards both for…

Canadian Cannabis 2.0: Going Beyond GPP {$excerpt:n} One year after Canadian recreational cannabis’s historic date of October 17th, 2018, in comes Cannabis 2.0, which will see edibles containing cannabis and cannabis concentrates enter the legal recreational market. As of October 17th, 2019, there are seven classes of legal cannabis products in the marketplace, making Canada an…