Author: Freddie Dawson

Strong online presence vital during COVID-19 crisis, CBD firm says

Written by Freddie Dawson || 29th June 2020 || Business briefing |

EU
Europe
United Kingdom
Companies
COVID-19
Marketing and Retailing
Business briefing
A strong online presence has been essential to resiliency through the COVID-19 pandemic, but many larger offline retail chains that have also focused on selling through these channels may still see a recovery ...

EIHA launches novel food application consortium project

Written by Freddie Dawson || 26th June 2020 || Regulatory briefing |

EU
Europe
EU regulation
Food
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory briefing
A new consortium project from the EIHA will put four separate novel food applications in to European and UK authorities after performing the necessary toxicological and safety studies ...

Misinformation, regulation and pharma in the CBD sector

Written by Freddie Dawson || 10th January 2020 || Business briefing |

EU
Europe
Germany
Spain
Companies
Regulation and Legislation
Business briefing
Misinformation presents an existential threat to the CBD industry, can be very damaging on a personal level to the health of the people involved, the mentality of the wider population and the industry as a whole, according to...

TLC star launches Tionne Wellness: CBD business news in brief

Written by Freddie Dawson || 30th December 2019 || Business briefing |

Africa
Australasia
Australia
California
EU
Europe
Netherlands
Nevada
North America
United States
Companies
Marketing and Retailing
Technology and Innovation
Business briefing
RnB star Tionne “T-Boz” Watkins has launched her own range of CBD products. The former TLC star’s TLCBD items include beauty serums, face creams, lip balms, pain relief balms, oral tinctures, and gummies, as well as tinctures for...

California hemp bill delays legalisation of foods, beverages and cosmetics with hemp-based CBD

Written by Freddie Dawson || 9th September 2019 || Regulatory briefing |

California
North America
United States
Cosmetics
Food
Health
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory briefing
The launch of many CBD-containing foods, beverages and cosmetics in California has been delayed further as a bill legalising their sale is now not expected to pass before the end of the legislative session, which ends on on...

CBD vaping brought into the questions over US lung disease outbreak

Written by Freddie Dawson || 23rd August 2019 || Business briefing |

California
Connecticut
Florida
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Michigan
Minnesota
New Jersey
New York
North America
North Carolina
Pennsylvania
Texas
United States
Utah
Wisconsin
Health
Vapour/Smokable
Business briefing
CBD is being brought reluctantly into the recent growing concern surrounding an unexplained lung condition affecting more than 120 people across the US ...

Kannaway hopes to use Bulgarian licence as a doorway into EU markets

Written by Freddie Dawson || 20th August 2019 || Business briefing |

Bulgaria
EU
Europe
Italy
Russia
Serbia
Turkey
Companies
Marketing and Retailing
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Business briefing
CBD supplier Kannaway says it has been granted licences confirming compliance with the law and permitting free sale of a product in an EU member state – Bulgaria – as well as in Russia ...

US Gallup poll reveals CBD usage and awareness parallels

Written by Freddie Dawson || 15th August 2019 || Business briefing |

North America
United States
Market Research
Business briefing
A new Gallup poll has found that usage of CBD products among American consumer almost exactly mirrors awareness. The poll found that around 14% of those surveyed used CBD while 50% did not, though they were aware of...