Is Your Packaging Bold?

Does it elevate your brand? In the US and now Canada, accordion and peel back labels are allowed. Health Canada explains, “…if the immediate container is too small to fit the other required product information (e.g., class of cannabis, packaging date, list of ingredients) on the PDP or the area of the label that is…

Hate Plastic Packaging?

Hate plastic packaging? This 100% recyclable, biodegradable child resistant rigid paper box is for you! We’ve heard you say, “No more plastic!” We’ve listened. It is tested and certified and comes with a GCC for regulatory entities. 3 sizes to fit most cannabis needs. Reach out to me, drop and comment and let’s get this…

Government Red Tape Slows PPE

WHEAT RIDGE, Colo. (KDVR) — A Colorado company with contracts to ship millions of pieces of personal protective equipment to the United States said negotiations are stalled because of government red tape. Tread Global, based in Wheat Ridge, has an office in China and close contacts with manufacturers there. They can produce millions of face…

Ben Discusses Primary and Secondary Packaging.

Primary packaging vs. Secondary packaging Many cannabis companies use a secondary package, meaning an outer box or pouch, and in many cases, this is not necessary. In many markets in the US including Colorado, California and now Canada, primary packaging (that is child-resistant) is all that is required. The main reason why companies have used…

Alex and I Discuss Coronavirus and Cannabis

I discuss with Alex Bishop the status of cannabis entities in Canada and the US for coronavirus and COVID-19 outbreak. We talk comparisons and contrasts in cannabis regulatory policy, compliance in operations, retail closings, delivery services, and the innovation that is accelerating in the industry for the week of March 23, 2020. To see the entire…