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Eaze Launches First Available On-Demand Medical Marijuana Delivery Service

Eaze On-Demand MMJ DeliveryNew Healthcare-Delivery Technology Automates Patient Verification and Caregiver Dispatch to Hand Deliver Medicine to San Francisco Patients in 10 Minutes on Average 

SAN FRANCISCO -- Earlier this week, Eaze announced a new on-demand healthcare delivery service that enables patients to access medical marijuana easily, quickly and professionally via mobile device. Services are available now for patients in San Francisco. Eaze delivers medicine to most patients in 10 minutes on average.


New Medical Marijuana Manufacturing Guidelines Issued by National Herbal Medicine Industry Group

Americans for safe AccessBotanical medicine standards released as Colorado medical marijuana business sees first product recall in U.S.

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The American Herbal Products Association (AHPA) released its long-awaited medical marijuana manufacturing guidelines today, completing its compendium of industry standards which include regulatory recommendations for cannabis from seed to sale. The AHPA manufacturing guidelines come as licensed Colorado business "At Home Baked" sees the country's first medical marijuana product recall.


Securitech Creates Trident™ Model To Protect Marijuana Dispensaries

MMJ Dispensary Security LockingMASPETH, NY – Securitech Group, Inc., the leading “Go­To” manufacturer for special locking solutions, has now entered the Marijuana Dispensary Industry with a model specifically designed for dispensaries.


House Approves Marijuana Business Banking

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The House voted 231-192 to prevent the Treasury Dept from spending funds penalizing banks that accepted dispensary deposits.

The United States House of Representatives approved a historic public safety measure to allow legal cannabis businesses to use the banking system.


More Colorado Marijuana Tax Dollars are Rolling In

As of July 1, over 200 marijuana shops were licensed, according to the Colorado Department of Revenue.

In the first five months of legal retail sales, Colorado dispensaries sold about $90 million worth of recreational marijuana, The Denver Post reported Thursday.


Washington State Liquor Control Board Issues First Marijuana Retailer Licenses

Washington State Marijuana Business24 Retail Marijuana Licenses Issued Across the State of Washington

OLYMPIA – The Washington State Liquor Control Board (WSLCB) today issued the state’s first 24 marijuana retailer licenses. A complete listing, including contact information of the new retail licensees, can be found online within the Public Records section of the WSLCB website.


Cannabase and Canna Security America (CSA) Partner to Provide Safe, Effective, and Secure Transportation of Cannabis

CannabaseTwo industry leaders partner to provide secure transport of cannabis to the Colorado market.

Cannabase™ and Canna Security America (CSA) are proud to announce that they will be teaming up to become industry leaders in safe, effective, and secure transportation of cannabis.


Pennsylvania MMJ: Senate Law & Justice Committee Passes Medical Marijuana Bill

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State Senator Jim Ferlo (D-Allegheny), Democratic Chair of the Senate Law and Justice Committee, announced that the Committee passed Senate Bill 1182 establishing access to medical marijuana in Pennsylvania.


Gov. Inslee: Keeping marijuana away from teens top focus for state leaders

Gov. Inslee, Attorney General Ferguson, other state agencies announce safety and public awareness measures in preparation for opening retail marijuana stores


Green Rush: Boulder-area companies see big business in ancillary marijuana trade

During the California gold rush nearly two centuries ago, the first million was made not by a miner, but by a publicist and merchant who sold picks, shovels and other supplies to eager prospectors.


FDA Looking Into Rescheduling Marijuana

The Food and Drug Administration is considering reclassifying cannabis or de-listing it altogether, which would end the federal ban.

U.S. regulators are studying whether restrictions on marijuana should be eased -- a step toward decriminalizing the drug at the federal level, reports Bloomberg.


New York to Become 23rd Medical Marijuana State

Senate, Assembly and Governor Announce Deal.Thousands Will Still Benefit, Although Bill Excludes Smoked Marijuana

ALBANY — Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo and legislative leaders announced an agreement on Thursday for a pilot program to provide access to marijuana to sick New Yorkers, making the state one of the largest to embrace the drug’s use as medicine.


Illinois Investors Jump into the Marijuana Industry
By Kurt Erickson

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — Investors around Illinois are jockeying for positions in the marijuana business as they wait for the state's new medical marijuana law to kick in. And some of them are politically connected.


Denver Based Cannabis Tech Startup CannaBuild Raises 225k to Enhance Customer Experience

Cannabuild Digital Budtending experience

CannaBuild is the first genuine, online budtending experience. Real time patient communication & inventory publishing with product reservation and on-demand pick up.

CannaBuild, a privately held Denver technology startup, has announced a seed fund round of $225K raised from investors through The ArcView Group. CannaBuild looks to enhance the customer experience in cannabis by building the first genuine, online budtending experience.


When It Comes To Marijuana, Many VCs Still Won't Inhale
By Joe Garofoli

Silicon Valley entrepreneurs love to beat their chests about how disruptive they are. As the trope goes, they're fearless about betting on the next far-out idea, whether it's driverless cars, private space flight or the Airbnb of parking spots.