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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.

CBD market trends & country comparison

4th August 2020 - Presentations , Resources |

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Maria Alejandra Estanga, one of CBD-Intel’s market analysts, presented the latest CBD market trends & country comparison at the CBD live during VOXPO – Virtual Online Vape & CBD Expo on 31st July.

Distribution deals show faith in future of European CBD retail

22nd July 2020 - Business briefing |

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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

Now that novel food applications in Europe are delayed, what does enforcement look like?

10th July 2020 - Blog |

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Enforcement activity against food, drink and dietary supplement products placed on the market containing CBD continues despite the inability of companies to proceed with novel food applications due to the EC’s questions over whether CBD constitutes a narcotic under the 1961 UN Single Convention on Narcotics.

How is the novel food status of CBD progressing in Europe?

3rd July 2020 - Blog |

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Several major developments have all happened at the same time for novel foods. Perhaps most importantly, one of the European Commission’s departments – the  Directorate-General for Health and Food Safety – has said it is holding sending any further non-synthetic CBD applications to the European Food Safety Authority for evaluation until it has determined whether CBD technically falls under the definition of a narcotic according to the 1961 UN Single Convention on Narcotic Drugs.

Are CBD companies particularly vulnerable to advertising issues, and if so, why?

26th June 2020 - Blog |

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CBD companies are in a fairly unique place in that they cannot use their primary function – health and wellness – to advertise their brands. And this is not without reason – as shown by the numerous instances of scurrilous companies making outlandish claims about CBD and cancer, Alzheimer’s and other diseases where a “miracle cure” is seemingly often the last chance of the desperate.