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Do CBD firms expect much of a January uptick in sales?

18th December 2020 - Blog |

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It seems many of the firms CBD-Intel has talked to see a similar story for January sales, focused on resolutions or upticks in health and wellness – as was predicted for the holidays sales period stretching from Black Friday at the end of November into the gift-giving Christmas and other holidays period through December. Overall, […]

How far-reaching an impact could the CJEU Kanavape decision have?

11th December 2020 - Blog |

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The Court of Justice of the European Union’s (CJEU) decision in the Kanavape case will have a tremendous impact on the CBD industry in the European Union (EU). However, the breadth of its impact is not yet fully realised. A number of things must happen beforehand and it may come down to further court rulings before a […]

What does the European Commissions (EC)’s change in opinion on CBD as a narcotic mean?

4th December 2020 - Blog |

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The announcement is a full reversal from the EC on a position that many found surprising in the first place. It marks a stellar period for the regulation of CBD and other cannabinoids with major decisions in their favour at the Court of Justice of the European Union, United Nations and now the EC. The […]

What impact will Black Friday sales have on the CBD sector?

27th November 2020 - Blog |

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Overall it seems the industry – particularly in Europe – is not expecting much from Black Friday sales. European companies appear to consider CBD products more as health products that are requirement purchases throughout the year as opposed to lifestyle products that might be purchased as a one off during a special sales event. The situation may be slightly different in […]

How important is the CJEU decision on the Kanavape case?

20th November 2020 - Blog |

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How important is the CJEU decision on the Kanavape case?  The judgement in favour of CBD from the Courts of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) will almost certainly have significant long-term consequences for the CBD industry in Europe. It will likely influence the European Commission (EC)’s further assessment of the question of whether CBD is […]

A comparative analysis of state laws in the US

19th November 2020 - Presentations , Resources |

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Berta Camps Bisbal, CBD-Intel’s senior legal analyst, presented a comparative analysis of state laws in the US at CBD Live during VOXPO – Virtual Online Vape & CBD Expo on 18th November. She presented an overview of the federal farm bill as well as CBD at the federal level versus state level. You can now […]

Podcast: global CBD markets and their commonalities and differences

22nd October 2020 - Podcasts , Resources |

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Our host for today’s podcast is Jon Bruford, a copy editor at CBD-Intel, who will be joined by CBD-Intel market analyst Maria Alejandra Estanga, who analyses the CBD market for European and American countries. In CBD-Intel’s new podcast, Alejandra discusses global CBD markets and their commonalities and differences, analysing each market and its own peculiarities […]

Topicals status across top CBD markets

1st October 2020 - Presentations , Resources |

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Maria Alejandra Estanga, our market analysts, presented the current status of the topicals market across the most important CBD markets during the Virtual Cannacosmo Health + Beauty Expo on 29st September.

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

16th September 2020 - Business briefing |

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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

Podcast: what can European markets do with CBD Novel Food applications?

2nd September 2020 - Podcasts , Resources |

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CBD-Intel managing director, Tim Phillips, discusses the main facts and issues surrounding CBD and Novel Food status in European markets. He presents the key aspects of the delay, the political issues and the impacts released on the European level and the future challenges for the sector.