Brad's Musings

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7 Reasons You Need To Change Your Attitude Toward Cannabis

7 Reasons You Need To Change Your Attitude Toward Cannabis

It’s Time Everyone Dumped Their Belief in Old Cannabis Myths It surprises and somewhat dismays me that a full year into focusing my consulting practice on the cannabis industry, I still meet raised eyebrows or the occasional “nudge, nudge, wink, wink” when I tell folks of my involvement. Clearly many of us should rethink someRead more about 7 Reasons You Need To Change Your Attitude Toward Cannabis[…]

Cannabis Act Falls Short and Leaves Too Many Questions

Cannabis Act Falls Short and Leaves Too Many Questions

Cannabis Act Focuses on Health and Safety Over Building Commercial Framework The Canadian government tabled their long-awaited Cannabis Act on Thursday. It’s no accident that they announced this on the second-best day in the calendar to bury a news story. While watching the news conference the discomfort with this file inside the liberal government wasRead more about Cannabis Act Falls Short and Leaves Too Many Questions[…]

Cannabis Branding Opportunities Vital for Canadian Cannabis Companies

Cannabis Branding Opportunities Vital for Canadian Cannabis Companies

Liberals Can’t See that Cannabis Branding Is Key to their Goals All indications are that the Canadian federal government’s approach to the cannabis business won’t offer nearly the cannabis branding opportunities many hope for. No doubt a blow to the big Licensed Producers (LP’s), this is even more vexing to the budding (pun totally intended!) but less well-fundedRead more about Cannabis Branding Opportunities Vital for Canadian Cannabis Companies[…]

No Recreational Cannabis in Canada until 2019

No Recreational Cannabis in Canada until 2019

Recreational Cannabis in Canada still 2 Years away The local weed guy likely has about 2 years before they need to either go legit, or seriously consider a career change. What?! Yes. Don’t look for any kind of wide-ranging retail access to cannabis for non-medical users much before the end of 2018. It’s simple math. DespiteRead more about No Recreational Cannabis in Canada until 2019[…]