Philanthropy and Green Wealth

Increase Profit without the Cost of Expansion: Make Distribution Work for Your Company

Plural Noun; Core Competency- The activity a company is most proficient at. A manufacturer’s “core competency” is making a product, or products. Setting up inventory management and distribution is not part of a manufacturer’s core competency. Using distribution allows a manufacturer to limit its cost exposure from distribution, and administrative expenses that accompany distribution and […]

Building a Sustainable Cannabis Industry in Oregon

Building a Sustainable Cannabis Industry in Oregon

Forward In October of 2017 in response to oversaturation of licences and usable cannabis, and on the heels of several high profile arrests of members from Oregon licensed cannabis companies caught transporting their legally grown offerings over state lines (presumably for sale on the illicit market) I drafted a white paper that was sent to […]

Talk Shop with Jessie Gill, the Marijuana Mommy

Fighting Chronic Pain: Talking Shop with Jessie Gill, the Marijuana Mommy

Not everyone in the cannabis industry can be considered your typical stoner. That is the case for our next guest, a single-mother who worked her way through nursing school to become a hospice nurse. Now,  Jessie Gill works as a cannabis writer, activist and medical professional. What marked the transition? Well, as we’ve all experienced, […]

Talking Shop with BioTrackTHC

Getting to the Money: Talking Shop with Daniel Sparks, J.D. and Steve Flaks of BioTrackTHC

As cannabis use and legalization continues to be a heated mainstream debate, it’s becoming more important to understand the physical process of creating, transporting, testing and selling usable cannabis products. To get a better idea of what a national cannabis industry would actually look like, one should take a closer look into the processes that […]

Talking Shop with Ashley Preece of the Ethical Cannabis Alliance

Science & Social Justice: Talking Shop with Ashley Preece of the Ethical Cannabis Alliance

Science & Social Justice: Talking Shop with Ashley Preece of the Ethical Cannabis Alliance Besides the glitz, glamor, fear and the regulations that come with the cannabis industry; what is working in it really like? Some love it while others have found themselves overworked, doing their best to keep up with regulations and state government […]

Talking Shop with Dr. Charles Pollack of Thomas Jefferson University

Cannabis as Medicine: Talking Shop with Dr. Charles Pollack of Thomas Jefferson University

Cannabis as Medicine: Talking Shop with Dr. Charles Pollack of Thomas Jefferson University After learning the benefits CBD has on those suffering from Dravet’s Syndrome, Australian millionaire Barry Lambert invested over $20 million into cannabis research at the University of Sydney. Continuing his donations to fund the research, Lambert donated $3 million more to Thomas […]

Testing Reduction Leads to Cannabis Recall

Testing Reduction Leads to Cannabis Recall

Testing Reduction Leads to Cannabis Recall Written by Jon Russell Edited by Maxwell Davis & Noah Persin Testing bottlenecks have caused the cannabis industry in Oregon to grind to a virtual halt. Many in the industry have been asking the Oregon Health Authority (OHA) for assistance in getting the industry moving again. In response, the OHA announced […]