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A recent Food Dive article reports that more than 100 speakers appeared at the FDA’s first public hearing on CBD.  The crowd was comprised of government officials, lawyers, mothers, and retailers – and despite their different views of CBD, most agreed that FDA action needs to be taken soon. Even

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Shedding its Drug-war Past, Colombia Turns to Medical Marijuana A growing trend in Latin America focuses on  the legalization of limited amounts of narcotics for personal and medicinal use. This is a topic of increasing debate in the U.S., with great legal variation between states and the federal government. Legalized

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Aspen, Colorado’s 2017 year-end sales tax report is in, and it shows cannabis sales surpassing alcohol sales for the first time when compared to off-premise sales. cannabis sales represented $11.3 million of Aspen’s combined retail sales of $730 million in 2017, a 16% increase over the previous year. Alcohol, meanwhile,

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In a move beverage industry competitors watched closely, Constellation Brands — seller of Corona beer — purchased a minority stake in a Canadian marijuana company. Last month’s deal with Canopy Growth Corp. marks the first time an alcoholic beverage supplier has so actively invested in the marijuana industry. Constellation paid

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