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.

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

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

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EU
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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 ...

CBD-Intel business news in brief, 10th-16th August 2019

Written by CBD-Intel || 19th August 2019 || Business briefing |

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Kylie Jenner gets happy – CBD-Intel’s weekly round-up of business snippets includes items from the US, Canada, Ireland and Australia ...

New clinical trial investigates CBD-infused oral health products

Written by Lorraine Mullaney || 19th August 2019 || Business briefing |

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A new clinical trial is investigating the efficacy of CBD-infused mouthwashes and toothpaste when used to treat gum disease. The randomised controlled clinical trial is a collaboration between Australian medicinal cannabis business Impression Healthcare and US-based pharmaceutical-grade medical...

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...

CBD vaping expected to continue growth, say stakeholders

Written by CBD-Intel || 13th August 2019 || Business briefing |

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Vapour/Smokable
Business briefing
CBD vaping stakeholders in Europe expect to see the category continue to grow – fuelled by unclear regulations over CBD as a food ingredient combined with a low barrier to entry ...

CBD-Intel business news in brief, 3rd-9th August 2019

Written by CBD-Intel || 13th August 2019 || Business briefing |

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The latest news and developments in the CBD industry worldwide rounded up in CBD-Intel's weekly News In...

A hole in one – will sports and CBD continue to entwine?

Written by Lorraine Mullaney || 8th August 2019 || Business briefing |

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The sports world is becoming increasingly enamoured with CBD. US professional golfers have become the latest sporting personalities to endorse CBD products, including 2009 US Open winner Lucas Glover. Will CBD continue to wind its way into the professional...

The future of CBD-infused beverages is bright

Written by CBD-Intel || 7th August 2019 || Business briefing |

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North America
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Marketing and Retailing
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Interest and investment in CBD beverages continues to grow despite some criticism of cannabis drinks in general; so far, the industry has struggled to get oil-based cannabinoids into water-based beverages without issues. But all of that is changing,...

CBD-Intel business news in brief, 29th July-2nd August 2019

Written by CBD-Intel || 5th August 2019 || Business briefing |

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US food and pharmacy chain Kroger has increased its range of CBD products with deals to distribute CV Sciences, Veritas Farms and Charlotte’s Web products in 1350 stores across 22 states ...

CBD-Intel business news in brief, 22nd-26th July 2019

Written by CBD-Intel || 29th July 2019 || Business briefing |

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Can CBD affect fertility in mice and men? CBD-Intel brings you this and other stories in our regular round-up of business snippets ...

CBD-Intel business news in brief, 15th-19th July 2019

Written by CBD-Intel || 22nd July 2019 || Business briefing |

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Australia
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Canada
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Christian Books or hemp extract? CBD-Intel brings you a pot-pourri of CBD-related news snippets from around the business world ...

CBD: a fragmented market in an uncertain regulatory landscape

Written by CBD-Intel || 17th July 2019 || Business briefing |

EU
Europe
France
Germany
United Kingdom
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Marketing and Retailing
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From hummus to suppositories, the UK CBD market is highly fragmented, with over 700 brands available, as CBD-Intel managing director Tim Phillips explains in this presentation given at the Europe CBD Expo in London ...

CBD-Intel business news in brief, 8th-12th July 2019

Written by CBD-Intel || 15th July 2019 || Business briefing |

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CBD-Intel brings you up-to-date with the latest developments in the fast-moving world of CBD business deals ...

CBD-Intel business news in brief, 1st-5th July 2019

Written by CBD-Intel || 8th July 2019 || Business briefing |

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Elvis Presley CBD for your hound dog? CBD-Intel’s business news round-up includes items from New York, British Columbia, Ireland, the UK, Hong Kong, Israel, Australia and Colombia ...

CBD-Intel business news in brief, 24th-28th June

Written by Freddie Dawson || 1st July 2019 || Business briefing |

Canada
Colorado
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Hungary
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Michigan
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Business briefing
Catch up on the latest CBD business news with CBD-Intel’s weekly round-up, bringing updates from the US, Canada, London, Hungary, Spain, Google and Facebook ...

CBD-Intel business news in brief, 17th-21st June

Written by CBD-Intel || 24th June 2019 || Business briefing |

Africa
Canada
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Catch up on the latest CBD business news with CBD-Intel’s weekly round-up, bringing updates from the US, Canada, Germany, South America and southern Africa ...

CBD business news in brief,
3rd-10th June

Written by CBD-Intel || 10th June 2019 || Business briefing |

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Catch up on the latest CBD business news with CBD-Intel’s weekly round-up ...

Is the NFL about to relax its stance on CBD?

Written by Daniel Mollenkamp || 4th June 2019 || Business briefing |

North America
United States
Health
Policy and Politics
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Business briefing
CBD continues to gain ground across sports in North America; with recent visibility in sports like rugby and baseball, and no general proscription against CBD use from the World Anti-Doping Code, it may be making headway into American...

CBD business news in brief: worldwide, 27-31st May

Written by CBD-Intel || 3rd June 2019 || Business briefing |

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Catch up on the latest CBD business news with CBD-Intel’s weekly round-up of...

CBD business news in brief: worldwide, 20-24th May 2019

Written by CBD-Intel || 27th May 2019 || Business briefing |

Canada
Colorado
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Catch up on the latest CBD business news with CBD-Intel's weekly round-up of...

Martial arts company to help research use of CBD for athletes

Written by Daniel Mollenkamp || 24th May 2019 || Business briefing |

Canada
North America
United States
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Aurora Cannabis is to collaborate with Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), a mixed martial arts promotions company headquartered in Las Vegas, on studies of CBD’s possible usefulness in treating pain and inflammation and in recovery and...