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Rural Oregon cities say yes to cannabis businesses

Ontario and Klamath vote to repeal bans on cannabis businesses......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 8th, 2018

Portland cannabis business accelerator aims to boost women execs

Oregon is getting its first cannabis-industry accelerator, and it’s focused on women. Industry attorney Amy Margolis is behind The Initiative, which plans to take applications in September for an initial class of businesses "with a preference toward.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 25th, 2018

Inside a Chalice Farms outlet, Golden Leaf"s adjoining HQ (photos)

The name Golden Leaf Holdings Ltd. might not register with many in the public, even though it's one the biggest cannabis businesses in Oregon with 163 employees. More familiar, surely, is Chalice Farms, the enterprise at the heart of the company. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 23rd, 2018

List Leaders: Meet the 5 largest cannabis businesses in Oregon

The rush to market has been dizzying. In a just few short years, a diverse array of legal cannabis businesses has sprouted up all over Oregon. The sector spans from farms, greenhouses and sophisticated indoor grow operations to processors and oil.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 27th, 2018

America’s Most Creative Cities

In order to thrive, cities must find ways to attract new businesses and new workers. The jury is still out on the best way to attract workers, and even on which workers cities should be attracting.........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstNov 16th, 2018

Top-tier executive hires show Oregon cannabis is growing up

Signs of a maturing industry, despite the uncertain regulatory and finance environments......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 14th, 2018

Ranked: These 50 cities and stores made the most from cannabis sales in the state

Uncle Ike's in the Central District is no longer Seattle's top-selling store......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 13th, 2018

22 worst cities for cybersecurity threats against Bay Area businesses

Cybercriminals were busy in the third quarter throwing Trojans, adware and other nefarious forms of malware at businesses from San Jose to Napa, according to recently released data from Malwarebytes. In fact, businesses across the globe experienced a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 9th, 2018

A Marijuana Store And A Cannabis Dispensary: What"s The Difference?

The legalization of medical and adult-use marijuana in multiple U.S. states has brought marijuana dispensaries and cannabis stores to the streets of American cities like Los Angeles and Detroit. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaNov 9th, 2018

Marijuana edible makers fret as Washington considers crackdown

Manufacturers of cannabis-infused edibles say new rules from regulators could derail their fast-growing businesses......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 2nd, 2018

What workers and businesses should know about the Oregon DHS background check process

Do you operate a licensed care facility in Oregon? If so, you should know about the Oregon Department of Human Services’ (DHS) mandatory background check process. DHS’ Background Check Unit (BCU) is utsed by both DHS and the Oregon Health Author.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 1st, 2018

Demand Brands (OTCPK:DMAN) Signs LOI to Acquire DMR Biologics, LLC

Demand Brands (OTCPK:DMAN) Signs LOI to Acquire DMR Biologics, LLC $DMAN Demand Brands, Inc. (OTCPK:DMAN), a collection of brands and businesses promoting healthy lifestyles, operating in the Health and Wellness, Cannabis Edibles, .....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsOct 31st, 2018

Guest column: The big contradiction of corporate giving in Portland

Oregon businesses are generous philanthropists, but too often advocate for policies that leave some in the community behind.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 29th, 2018

These are the U.S. cities with the worst roads (yes, Denver is on the list)

No place is so identified with car culture as California, but there's no worse place to drive one. That's according to a study released this week by TRIP, a Washington, D.C., nonprofit largely funded by businesses with an interest in building more t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 18th, 2018

Here"s who"s donating big bucks to defeat Portland"s clean energy fund

Businesses are rallying to defeat a Portland ballot measure that would slap a new tax on major retailers to pay for clean energy programs. In the past month, businesses poured $302,000 into Keep Oregon Affordable, a PAC organized to fight the Portl.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 5th, 2018

How to insure a cannabis business

Cannabis-related businesses have unique insurance requirements......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 5th, 2018

Portland gives cannabis businesses fee break for pot convictions

The move is intended to help individuals and communities disproportionately impacted by cannabis prohibition......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 26th, 2018

A Cannabis Banking Bill Croaks In California: What Does It Mean For Marijuana Businesses?

The marijuana initiatives that voters will decide on in November include questions on the legalization of medical marijuana in Missouri and Utah and, in Michigan and North Dakota, the legalization of recreational marijuana.  read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaSep 25th, 2018

Magazine editor responds to subpoena in $10M Cura Cannabis suit

She says she's “looking forward to speaking the truth" in Oregon cannabis row......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 18th, 2018

Marijuana growers threaten to sue state cannabis commission

An organization representing Massachusetts marijuana growers is considering a lawsuit to compel the Cannabis Control Commission to review the statutorily-required agreements between marijuana businesses and their host towns......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 11th, 2018

India faces protests over rising fuel prices

Opposition calls in India for a nationwide strike over rising fuel prices have left roads empty and businesses closed in some cities......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 10th, 2018