Business briefing

This section includes all business and company-related news on the CBD industry. Updates include all news relating to companies in terms of revenue changes, partnerships and mergers, and lawsuits and closure, as well as various medical innovations, technological improvements and general product development. We offer full-length news briefings as well as weekly news-in-brief updates.

Wellness trend pushes multiple launches in CBD space

Written by Lorraine Mullaney || 2nd October 2020 || Business briefing |

North America
United States
Health
Business briefing
Increasing numbers of CBD businesses are marketing products that chime with the wellness trend and now even Playboy is launching a line of CBD products in the US that promise physical and mental benefits ...

British spirit-makers looking to make CBD the gin genie in the bottle

Written by CBD-Intel || 16th September 2020 || Business briefing |

Europe
United Kingdom
Companies
Marketing and Retailing
Technology and Innovation
Business briefing
Britain’s newfound enthusiasm for CBD products has joined with the passion for alcohol, with some companies are aiming to capitalise on the trend for “drinking less but drinking better” by launching CBD spirits, especially gin ...

Distribution deals show faith in future of European CBD retail

Written by Lorraine Mullaney || 22nd July 2020 || Business briefing |

Asia
Bulgaria
Colombia
Europe
Germany
Israel
Portugal
South America
Spain
Companies
Marketing and Retailing
Business briefing
Firms from Israel and South America are showing faith in the European CBD market, and its bricks-and-mortar retail, with distribution deals to place their products in a growing number of outlets ...

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 ...

Ocean Spray’s move into CBD drinks may make a path for others to follow

Written by Lorraine Mullaney || 23rd June 2020 || Business briefing |

Colorado
North America
United States
Companies
Food
Regulation and Legislation
Technology and Innovation
US federal regulation
Business briefing
A new line of sparkling CBD drinks is to be launched in the Colorado market in what may be an indication of how high-profile companies approach the CBD market during its continued period of uncertainty ...