In January 2021, Revolutionary Clinics, a medical dispensary in Cambridge, Massachusetts, ended its legal battle against the City of Cambridge. They launched the lawsuit in response to the municipality’s decision to only allow economic empowerment businesses to sell recreational cannabis. Economic empowerment, or equity businesses, are those most affected by the War on … [Read more...] about Revolutionary Clinics Drops Lawsuit Against City of Cambridge, Massachusetts
Cash has always been the king of cannabis. But many dispensaries are expanding the way customers can pay for their medicine. Some now accept debit and credit card payments, shifting away from the stereotypical portrayal of an exchange of hushed words and crumpled bills. Still others are even taking a leap into the marriage of cryptocurrency and cannabis. Inevitable … [Read more...] about Cash, Credit, or Crypto: the Currencies of Cannabis
Photo by Next Green Wave The growing number of states with legal cannabis has experts optimistic that the market will reach $100 billion by 2030, reports Business Insider. But many wonder what the industry will look like in the future and who will profit most from the emerging multi- billion dollar market. Is it Easy for Large Corporations to Dominate the … [Read more...] about Who is Getting Rich From Cannabis Legalization?
New York and New Jersey have hopped on the cannabis legalization wave. However, dispensaries still face barriers ahead as officials adjust zoning regulations for densely-populated areas. Post-Legalization Legalizing cannabis is a feat in and of itself as only 16 states and the District of Columbia have legalized its recreational use. However, the challenge of bringing … [Read more...] about Green Zones in Newly Legalized States
April showers actually do bring flowers — cannaflower that is. Soon, one of the biggest holidays of the year will be here — 4/20! There’s no real preparation needed for the big day, except, of course, having cannabis flower, edibles, bowls, bongs, tinctures, and more ready for use. No need to stress, Emerald has got consumers covered with our list of 4/20 … [Read more...] about 4/20 GIFT GUIDE