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Dispensing Cannabis business knowledge beyond a million square feet of cultivation space. Blunt Business will navigate the challenges and opportunities of one of the most profitable industries on earth. Join us each episode to hear our weekly round tables and interviews with industry professionals.

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Dispensing Cannabis business knowledge beyond a million square feet of cultivation space. Blunt Business will navigate the challenges and opportunities of one of the most profitable industries on earth. Join us each episode to hear our weekly round tables and interviews with industry professionals.

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Wonderfully informative. Great audio quality and top notch industry guidance.

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Wonderfully informative. Great audio quality and top notch industry guidance.
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Blunt Business

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Dispensing Cannabis business knowledge beyond a million square feet of cultivation space. Blunt Business will navigate the challenges and opportunities of one of the most profitable industries on earth. Join us each episode to hear our weekly round tables and interviews with industry professionals.

Rank #1: Cannabis Real Estate and Licensed Cannabis Properties

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Lauren Leigh Martin speaks with Ryan Jundt, vice president of sale with Cannabis Property Brokers of Michigan.

Jun 06 2018

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Rank #2: One Of The Fastest Growing CannaTech Companies

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One of the fastest growing CannaTech companies with Jeffrey Harris, CEO and Founder of Springbig. Today, we learn about an innovator in loyalty marketing technology, who recently announced that it reached a five million customer milestone, establishing the company as one of the fastest growing CannaTech companies in the cannabis industry.

May 03 2019

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Rank #3: Women to Watch In The Cannabis Industry

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Women to Watch in the cannabis industry. Welcome to Blunt Business. This week, we talk to Naomi Granger, CPA, MBA and Co-Founder of DOPE CFO. We speak to a real power player in the world of accounting and finance. Our guest has managed large global teams responsible for planning, performing and managing audits of financial statements and internal controls over financial reporting. She was also featured in MJ Biz’s Jan 2019 issue as part of their Women to Watch section. A former “Big 4” accounting professional, Naomi has over 12 years of experience in both public accounting and industry accounting. She has managed large global teams responsible for planning, performing and managing audits of financial statements and internal controls over financial reporting. Naomi recognized a void in the cannabis industry and co-founded DOPE CFO in order to bring proper accounting and bookkeeping practices to cannabusinesses. DOPE CFO provides educational tools for accountants and financial professionals to enter into the cannabis industry for untapped professional potential.

Mar 15 2019

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Rank #4: An Ecosystem For The Entrepreneurial Community In Cannabis

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Today on Blunt Business our host Sean Eubanks is joined by Adelia Carrillo from Direct Cannabis Network. Adelia is the founder of Direct Cannabis Network. Her roots were built in the consumer electronics industry with a background in business development, sales, and marketing. Through her own personal journey of being a patient, she soon found herself studying the industry as a whole and found that the industry was missing a focus on the cannabis entrepreneurs, innovation, and technology. This is where her journey of developing Direct Cannabis Network began. Adelia being a natural born leader strives to motivate, inspire, lead and build a community and voice for the cannabis entrepreneurs and startups. Direct Cannabis Network is the leading digital news network highlighting the latest tech, startups and innovative companies in the cannabis industry. DCN’s mission is to build an ecosystem for the entrepreneurial community that provides a voice for the startups, a platform for the professionals and a community for the entrepreneurs.

Feb 28 2018

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Rank #5: The Largest Legal Cannabis Market

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The largest legal cannabis market with Adam Coates, Chief Commercial Officer at WestLeaf. North America will become the largest legal cannabis market, worth $47.3B by 2027 -- emerging at the forefront of that growth. This vertically integrated cannabis retailer has had a flurry of M&A and retail expansion news and continues to cement its position as a leader in the market. Westleaf is a vertically integrated cannabis company focused on innovative retail experiences and engaging cannabis brands as well as cultivation, production, and extraction of cannabis products. Westleaf is rolling out a national retail footprint for its retail concept Prairie Records, a retail concept leverages the instinctual tie between recreational cannabis and music and redefines the cannabis purchasing experience. Adam also has two significant production facilities under construction and scheduled for completion in 2019. Because federal packaging and advertising rules in Canada are so restrictive, companies like Westleaf have gotten creative in order to really develop a brand and connect with consumers. The Prairie Records concept is one way. Westleaf has been very active on the M&A front, especially on the retail side, specifically to fulfill its thesis in Canada. Now, the company can look toward late 2019 and continue developing its cultivation and processing assets.

Jul 31 2019

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Rank #6: The Medicinal Side Of Cannabis Cultivation

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The medicinal side of cannabis cultivation. This week we showcase another great cannabis business in the legalized constitutional monarchy of Canada. That business is Atlas, an Edmonton-based LP, or limited partnership, that is focused on the medicinal side of cannabis cultivation. They have a 38,000 square foot controlled-environment agricultural facility in Alberta with 9 microclimates. Their goals are to pioneer genetics, grow pharmaceutically viable cannabis, and to educate patients and consumers about the qualities, types, and uses of cannabis. We speak about the size of his outfit and the regulations and obstacles the government Task Force on Cannabis Legalization and Regulation throws at him. As well as one of the greatest challenges cultivating medical cannabis is maintaining a standardized product from one harvest to the next.

Apr 03 2019

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Rank #7: Cannabis Recruiting

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Today on Blunt Business our host is joined by Hempstaff CEO and Founder James Yagielo. HempStaff has been involved in cannabis recruiting since 2014 and helped placed thousands of employees in over a dozen states. Currently, HempStaff has over 34K candidates in our database, some with previous experience and some without, but all looking for marijuana jobs hiring.

They talk about What are some myths of getting into the cannabis industry that his might commonly see with people in his training course. As well as breakdown how James got into the industry and if he see's it as this industry is tipping into a male-dominated industry or does he think it has the potential to be evenly saturated based on student statistics. That and more today on Blunt Business.

May 30 2018

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Rank #8: A Multi-State Cannabis Brands, Distribution And Delivery Platform

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A multi-state cannabis brands, distribution and delivery platform with Edward Fields, CEO of DionyMed Brands. Today we talk to the CEO of a multi-state cannabis brands, distribution and delivery platform, with the ability to serve the cannabis markets through two efficient distribution platforms & they produce a wide variety of brands and products and sell both direct to consumer (delivering their own products in certain markets) as well as to dispensaries.

Jul 24 2019

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Rank #9: The New Multifaceted Cannabis Industry

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The new multifaceted Cannabis Industry with Michael Apstein founding partner of Primary Growth Partners. Our guest has served on both for and non-profit boards, as an expert witness, has won numerous industry awards, and been profiled in the Wall Street Journal, Success, Money, and on NBC’s Dateline. He is especially proud to have mentored executives and entrepreneurs towards their own success with several former mentees now serving companies as CEO. Well-known cannabis brands are doing things right from a marketing perspective.

Nov 20 2019

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Rank #10: Launch And Scale Cannabis Brands

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Launch and scale cannabis brands with Ori Bytton CEO & Founder of Natura Life + Science. Ori's is the CEO and founder of a co-manufacturing facility that’s creating the world’s most sophisticated platform to launch and scale cannabis brands. He came from the Solar industry upon arriving at the States from the homeland of Israel. Ori gained interest in the cannabis industry by learning and breaking down all of the aspects of the supply chain. As well as finding that regulations and supply chain issues were making it difficult for canna-businesses to succeed, no matter how good their product was. He believes the two biggest problems in the cannabis industry are knowledge and consumer trust.

Oct 02 2019

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Rank #11: Pricing Trends Industry Report

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Today, we learn the findings from a new Pricing Trends Industry Report that gives us an indication on where prices will head in newly legal states and how much people are willing to pay for certain cannabis products. Cy has been involved in the professional cannabis industry for over five years. In 2010, Cy co-founded Leafly, and helped grow the company into one of the most well-respected brands in cannabis and had a successful exit with Privateer Holdings. Cy’s latest venture is Headset, a SaaS platform providing actionable insights and business intelligence services for the emerging cannabis industry. Cy has experience in building companies, product management and engineering and development.

Apr 12 2019

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Rank #12: The World’s First And Only Cannabis Search Engine

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Today on Blunt Business we are joined by Jessie Gibson,Co Founder and Head of Marketing of Greenery Map. This week we’re going to jump into digital marketing and more importantly search marketing by way of a new Cannabis app called Greenery Map. Greenery Map is the world’s first and only cannabis search engine and the ONLY app that provides consumers with a platform to search for products based on desired mood, medicinal use and method of consumption.

Feb 06 2019

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Rank #13: Cannabis Cash And Products

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Cannabis cash and products with Todd Kleperis, CEO of HARDCAR Distribution. Our next guest is the CEO of the nation’s leading secure logistics provider and distributor of cannabis cash and products, operating in ten states and Washington D.C. From Cash In Transit (CIT) to Cannabis Distribution, Cannabis Banking, Secured Cannabis Storage, Cannabis Financing, and Cannabis Transport, HARDCAR has all aspects of the cannabis market covered while continuing to reinforce compliance and public safety as the industry grows.

Dec 11 2019

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Rank #14: Insuring Cannabis Businesses

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Insuring cannabis businesses with TJ Frost, U.S. Cannabis Segment Leader for Hub International. Our next guest works for one of the first firms to create a practice dedicated entirely to insuring cannabis businesses. Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, Hub International Limited is a leading full-service global insurance broker providing property and casualty, life and health, employee benefits, investment and risk management products, and services.

Sep 04 2019

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Rank #15: Insuring Cannabis Companies

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Insuring Cannabis Companies with Laura Bianchi, Managing Partner of Bianchi Brandt & Hale. Our next guest has been a featured guest on Cannabis Radio, including co-hosting our coverage of a historical 2016 election night. For the past decade, she has worked with cannabis and hemp-based businesses and can speak to various related topics. On Aug. 20, the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) announced that federally insured credit unions may offer financial services to legal hemp businesses, a promising step toward legal banking for the broader cannabis industry. Although the Treasury Department has published guidelines for banks to provide services to the cannabis industry (including marijuana, hemp, and products derived from marijuana and hemp, such as CBD), financial institutions have been slow to work with businesses in the industry due to the contradictory legal status of cannabis—particularly marijuana at the state and federal level.

Dec 18 2019

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Rank #16: Craft Cannabis Brands

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Craft cannabis brands with Jamie Shaw Chief Communications & Culture Officer of Pasha Brands. Our guest works for Canada's largest organization of craft cannabis brands. Shaw is a founding partner of Groundwork Consulting, a co-author of the first Lift & Co. Retail Cannabis Training Course, a cannabis career training instructor at Kwantlen Polytechnic University, and sits on various boards and advisory committees, including the BC Independent Cannabis Association. One of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s justifications for legalizing recreational cannabis was choking out the black market. Regulated alternatives to black-market weed would, in theory, draw customers away from the criminal organizations selling it: similar ideas ended alcohol prohibition in North America.

Nov 06 2019

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Rank #17: Debunking The Largest Stigmatic Stereotypes Looming In Cannabis

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Today on Blunt Business we speak with John Yang, CEO, and Co-founder of Treez.io. They are tackling one of the biggest issues they think has always put a cloud on the legitimizing of the cannabis industry to the mainstream fabric. John provides research and data findings that debunk some the largest stigmatic stereotypes looming in cannabis to those on the outside looking in and downplaying the amazing progress and potential the cannabis industry holds.

They talk about what compelled John to not only compile and research data but mainly for the purpose of stomping out the stigmatization of cannabis. As well as making a dent on the cannabis stigma in his opinion vs. the mainstream putting those names into the same tired stereotype.

Jan 18 2019

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Rank #18: Vaporization Technology And It's Future

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Vaporization technology and it's future with Mladen Barbaric, Founder/CEO of Airgraft. We're joined by the Founder and CEO of a company that designs, develops, and sells vaporization hardware and software. They describe themselves as a responsible vaporization technology company headquartered in Montreal, Canada. The company has launched the Airgraft Clean Vaporizer, which includes cannabis concentrate pods, and an app to control the actual vaporizer. Made of polished ceramic, Airgraft elegantly conceals a suite of technology features that give control and transparency to users. The system introduces consumable pod traceability, enabling Airgraft to optimize vapor, remove burn and perfectly serve different plant oils.

Nov 06 2019

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Rank #19: Improving Safety And Manufacturing Regulations

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Improving Safety And Manufacturing Regulations with Arnaud Dumas de Rauly, co-founder and co-CEO of The Blinc’s Group. Today, we speak with one of the world’s most renowned experts in vapor technology, regulations, manufacturing, and distribution. He is also a vocal proponent of improving safety and manufacturing regulations. Chairman of the International ISO committee on Vaping Standards, Chairman of the European CEN Committee on Vapor Products, former President of FIVAPE in EU, and one of the world’s most renowned experts in Vapor Technology, regulations, manufacturing and distribution.

Apr 18 2019

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Rank #20: The Safest, Most Convenient And Delicious Tasting Medical Cannabis Products

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Charlie is the Director of Sales, for Kiva Confections. Kiva Confections adheres to the highest standards of product quality, certified production methods, efficacy testing, and innovation, KIVA Confections mission is to produce and deliver the safest, most convenient and delicious tasting medical cannabis products to a discerning and deserving community.

May 30 2018

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The Impacts Of Legal Cannabis Sales

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The impacts of legal cannabis sales with Cy Scott, Founder, and CEO of Headset. Today we welcome the Founder of CEO of Headset, the leading provider of data and analytics to the cannabis industry, who recently announced the launch of an ongoing weekly report to make sense of the impacts of legal cannabis sales. The report provides a week-to-week overview, of how cannabis sales are affected by changes in regulations, consumer sentiments, and economic trends. Cy said "The COVID-19 pandemic has created a dynamic and shifting cannabis retail landscape. We felt the best way we could help our clients was to provide them with a better understanding of changing customer purchasing behaviors in order for them to supply their needs safely."

Jul 29 2020

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The First All Organic Herbal Wrap Company

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The first all organic herbal wrap company with Paola Fernandez, Founder & CEO of High Hemp. The hemp industry as a whole has faced tremendous economic pressures and worries in recent months, but now, the industry – like many others – faces doubt, economic distress, and overall concern due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Our next guest represents the first all organic herbal wrap company. Paola started High Hemp-based primarily on the need for organic products within the industry with the goal of providing consumers with tobacco-free organic hemp wraps that contain zero traces of nicotine, tobacco, or toxic additives.

Jul 22 2020

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Exposing the "Plandemic" and Exploring Benefits of Cannabis with Dr. Judy Mikovits

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Exposing the "Plandemic" and Exploring Benefits of Cannabis with Dr. Judy Mikovits. Dr. Mikovits is the author of Plague of Corruption: Restoring Faith in the Promise of Science and joins us on Blunt Business to discuss the explosive response to her appearance in the viral Plandemic documentary that was viewed by millions on social media. We also talked to her about her current focus in Cannabis research with her newest project lookingforcbd.com. Dr. Judy Mikovits is best known for her appearance in a controversial documentary called "Plandemic" that ultimate got censored and banned from all of the social media over claims made that the Washington Post reported that “the doctors and experts shaping public policy in response to the novel coronavirus pandemic have silenced dissenting voices and misled the public for sinister reasons.”

Jul 01 2020

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Alternate Ways Of Consumption During COVID

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Alternate ways of consumption during COVID with Jay Rush, Co-Founder of Moose Labs. Our next guest’s company has developed a unique product allowing users to smoke safer by reducing the spread of germs and reducing coughing. A typical bong contains more bacteria per square inch than a toilet seat in a public restroom, and according to the first study of contamination on shared smoking devices, a bong after a ten-minute smoke session between four people carries 600X the germs it had before the session. The device your team has developed is called the MouthPeace. It’s a silicone personal and universal mouthpiece with an activated carbon filter for pipes, vaporizers, and joints, preventing direct human contact. Tell me about it. Leafly reports that the coronavirus has disrupted cannabis commerce across North America, triggering runs on stores, closures, and the adoption of curbside pickup and delivery orders.

Jul 01 2020

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Nugg Club

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NuggMD with CMO and Co-founder Alex Milligan. Our next guest’s company, NuggMD, the nation's leading cannabis-focused telemedicine platform, recently announced the launch of Nugg Club, a cannabis subscription box featuring full-sized products curated by experts and personalized to each customer. The service is currently available to med and rec customers in LA and Orange County and will expand to more cities in the coming months. Every Nugg Club Box is priced at $99, excluding tax, and contains 5-7 premium cannabis products worth over $225 in retail value. Products inside each member’s box are uniquely chosen for them based on their tastes, curated by a team of experts. Each month's selections improve based on customer feedback, and delivery is offered everyone, two or three months depending on customer preference.

Jun 24 2020

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Connecting Producers And Users Of Hydroponic Supplies

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Connecting producers and users of hydroponic supplies with Justin Pierce, Principal at Hydroponics, Inc. Our next guest’s company is a premier provider of global agricultural supplies, logistics, and procurement for large scale, commercial farms. Hydroponics, Inc. is connecting producers and users of hydroponic supplies around the world through origination, trading, and distribution, as well as offering a range of analytics and financial solutions. CEO Ken Alston stated to CannabisTech “before this became a crisis we had started to see that ports were closing and factories were laying off workers in China. What we anticipated is that there were going to be material shortages or backorders of some non-critical grow components.” We talk about if Justin thinks China can still play a role in the cannabis supply chain going forward post-pandemic.

Jun 17 2020

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The Emulsification Process Of Cannabis

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The emulsification process of cannabis with Tyler Peterson Director of Business Development at SōRSE Technology. Our next guest’s company focuses on the emulsification process of cannabis and CBD products and they have come up with a process (that over 30 brands on the market currently use) to ensure edibles and beverages are shelf-stable and have consistent dosing of the active ingredient from the first bite or sip to the last. SōRSE Technology sells and licenses a proprietary water-soluble cannabinoid emulsion technology (patent-pending) that enables increased bioavailability, accurate dosing, and over 12 months of shelf stability. His company has explained that the telltale signs of liquid separation and sour odor will have you lunging for the door.

Jun 10 2020

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Access To Cannabis Verticals

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Access to cannabis verticals with James Shih, Co-Founder of My Green Network. Our next guest’s company is set to open a membership-based, entrepreneur-focused, collaborative cannabis facility in Orange County, California this summer. The company promises to provide “a home, a network, compliance, and access to cannabis verticals.” A key obstacle that cannabis consumer packaged goods brands have to overcome is finding a trusted manufacturing and supply chain partner.

Jun 03 2020

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KushCo Holdings

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KushCo Holdings with Nick Kovacevich, CEO, Co-founder, and chairman. KushCo Holdings has a diversified business model including Kush Bottles, a dynamic sales platform that is the nation’s largest and most respected distributor of packaging, supplies, and accessories, Kush Energy, which provides ultra-pure hydrocarbon gases and solvents to the cannabis and CBD sector, Hybrid Creative, a premier creative design agency for cannabis and non-cannabis ventures, and Koleto Packaging Solutions, the research and development arm driving intellectual property development and acquisitions. Recent reports are stating that vapes, concentrates, and smoked flower sales have flattened or even dropped in some locations while edible and tincture sales have increased.

May 27 2020

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CALIHASH

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CALIHASH with Founder and CEO Michael Domecq. Our next guest oversees a premium hashish brand that uses unique, gentle, solventless water extraction processes to respect the integrity of the original cannabinoid profile to create the highest quality hash products for medicinal and adult use. At CALIHASH they choose only the finest California produced cannabis to bring you an unparalleled hashish experience. By using water their extraction process is extremely gentle, entirely solventless, and fundamentally respects the integrity of the original cannabinoid profile. CALIHASH is a Los Angeles based hashish brand that uses a unique, gentle, solventless water extraction process to offer unparalleled hash products for medicinal and recreational use.

May 20 2020

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Balanced Health Botanicals

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Balanced Health Botanicals with CEO Chase Terwilliger. Based in Denver, CO. Established in 2015, Balanced Health Botanicals owns and operates some of the largest manufacturing operations and brands, including CBDistillery, in the hemp-derived CBD market. After graduating with an MBA from the W.P. Balanced Health Botanicals (BHB) owns and operates some of the largest brands in the hemp-derived CBD market. BHB is uniquely positioned to control the entire process from seed-to-self. BHB is known for its high-quality consumer-focused products and best-in-class manufacturing processes. In 2018 BHB opened a 25,000 sq foot state-of-the-art manufacturing and fulfillment facility.

May 13 2020

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Driven Deliveries

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Driven Deliveries with CEO Christian Schenk. Our next guest is an accomplished transportation and payment technology executive with extensive public company experience and a profound track record of generating sustainable, rapid growth. He is CEO of Driven Deliveries the country’s first publicly-traded cannabis e-retailer and logistics company. FreightWaves reported Vertical integration is helping boost business for an online cannabis shopping and delivery company as the coronavirus pandemic simultaneously upends supply chains and fuels a boom in marijuana sales. And while Driven didn’t see the pandemic coming, “we’re lucky we made the investments.

May 06 2020

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Web And Mobile Apps For The Cannabis Industry

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Web and mobile apps for the cannabis industry with Marion Mariathasan CEO and Co-Founder of Simplifya and Alain Bankier, Managing Partner and Board Member of Ceylon Solutions. Our next guests provide web and mobile apps to help cannabis businesses achieve compliance with their industry-leading self-audit, document management, and SOPs content. Powered by the leading cannabis tech developer in the space. Simplifya, a Denver-based software developer, is one of those "RegTech" players that help pot pros navigate the market. That's especially the case now given the mounting devastation caused by the coronavirus outbreak, which has forced several companies in the space to furlough employees and close facilities. Simplifya has been improving its tech and even deepening its bench with engineering talent while so many other industries are cutting staff. Headquartered in Denver Colorado, Ceylon Solutions is a cannabis centered software development company committed to delivering high-quality development services. Based on the client’s specific needs, they handpick a personalized development team of experienced coders and engineers in Sri Lanka, while still operating under US law, allowing for the ownership of intellectual property, payment in US dollars, and English speaking employees. They strive to create meaningful partnerships with our clients through consistent communication, the opportunity to participate in venture capital, and by working together throughout the development process and beyond. Ceylon Solutions is more than your standard development shop. Their goal is to become an extension of their partner company’s team; powering all of your technology needs behind the scenes. Founded in 2005, Ceylon Solutions has developed hundreds of projects in multiple industries.

Apr 29 2020

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PayWana

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PayWana is a self-ordering kiosk revolutionizing the retail checkout process for cannabis companies. Optimize your entire operation with our self-ordering solutions. The ordering experience is fast, easy, and fun. With Paywana businesses see an increase in line-busting speed and an increase in revenue when customers use self-ordering technology. Paywana has digital payment and cash handling partners so you are able to securely transact, every way your customers want to pay. he US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has noted that “diluted household bleach solutions, alcohol solutions with at least 70% alcohol, and most common EPA-registered household disinfectants should be effective" for disinfecting surfaces and preventing the spread of coronavirus. Please see the CDC guidelines about cleaning and disinfecting for Covid-19.

Apr 22 2020

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Innovative Hemp-CBD Products

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Innovative hemp-CBD products with Nicholas Warrender, CEO of Lifted Made. Lifted Made is a premier producer of innovative hemp-CBD products known for cutting-edge aesthetics and packaging and wide-ranging appeal. It’s a rapidly expanding company that has managed to retain its personal, small business ethos, as their products are crafted in small batches from hemp grown locally by Midwestern farms. Expand on that distinction about being a small business and Midwestern grown. Benzinga recently reported that “Cannabis is the botanical gift that keeps on giving. A veritable plant powerhouse, cannabis is packed with more than 500 different compounds, at least 100 of which are cannabinoids. Anyone who hasn’t been living under a rock for the past two years is likely acquainted with the major cannabinoids, THC, and CBD.

Apr 08 2020

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Cold Infused Flower

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Cold Infused Flower with Michael Backes, CPO, and co-founder, Perfect. Our next guest’s company has created a new, patented process, called Cold Infused Flower, which maintains cold temperatures through the post-harvest processing and packaging phases to protect the monoterpenes and medicinal cannabinoids in the plant. Perfect recently introduced Cold Infused Flower, a new category of flower products that results in unique entourage effects no single plant can deliver.

Apr 01 2020

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Hemp Is The Gateway To Clinical Studies

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Hemp is the gateway to clinical studies with Jake Salazar, Co-Founder and Chief Development Officer at Solari Hemp. Our next guest was named one of the 100 most influential people in the cannabis industry by High Times Magazine. He leads the genetics R&D and business development for a farm-to-shelf hemp company with on-premise growing, harvesting, extraction, distillation, testing, and product development. Solari Hemp Launches Farm-To-Shelf Operation With Over 150 Acres Of Colorado Hemp Farms And On-Site Extraction, Distillation, Testing, And Product Development. Jake was interviewed by Westword and he spoke about the greater opportunity in the hemp industry. Jake said, “I wanted to get away from the traditional marijuana industry and dive into something more cutting-edge. Hemp is this gateway to clinical studies, and has different types of cannabinoids that can help people that aren't as prominent in the marijuana industry." We expand on that and much more on today's episode of Blunt Business with Jake Salazar.

Mar 25 2020

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Helping Cannabis Growers And More Leverage RFID

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Helping cannabis growers and more leverage RFID with Bryan Lopez, CEO & Founder Brytemap Inc. My next guest’s company is focused on creating a user experience that increases sales and profitability for their clients in the areas of cultivation, processing, and retail. A recently introduced Scout, an all-new addition to the Brytemap suite of software solutions. Bryan unveiled it at the MJBiz in Las Vegas in December. Scout is designed for helping cannabis growers, processors and dispensaries leverage RFID for instant inventory audits and reconciliation.

Mar 18 2020

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Biotechnology And Cannabis

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Biotechnology And Cannabis with Avicanna CEO Aras Azadian. Our next guest is an executive with experience in a range of industries but specializing in Biotechnology and has been involved in several successful startups over the past few years and has been involved in several other projects as a management consultant. Avicanna Inc is a multinational, innovation-focused cannabis company based out of Toronto. Our team met them at the 2020 Benzinga Cannabis Capital Conference and they spoke to the conference about the lack of separation between the medical and adult-use industries. Health Canada granted Avicanna a research license that will allow you to perform research and intellectual property development on cannabinoids at your facility in Toronto. It also allows Avicanna to import active pharmaceutical ingredients into Canada from the company’s own subsidiaries’ facilities in Colombia. Avicanna has been ranked Highest Amongst Global Cannabis Companies in the SAM Corporate Sustainability Assessment. This sustainability index family is among the most prestigious benchmarks for investors who recognize sustainability as the key engine of business models to generate long-term shareholder value and have a positive impact on their investments.

Mar 11 2020

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The Highest Common Denominator Elevating Your Base Self

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The Highest Common Denominator Elevating Your Base Self with Roger Obando, Cannabis/Tech Entrepreneur, and Activist. Our guest is a technologist who has spent the majority of his career getting novel ideas from the whiteboard to reality. He is a Cannabis/Tech Entrepreneur, Activist and a Published Author of a new book, The Highest Common Denominator-Elevating Your Base Self. Roger came into cannabis as a serial entrepreneur with over 20 years of experience in software development and consulting in both the enterprise and start-up world. His book is The Highest Common Denominator Elevating Your Base Self. He refers to the book as “a testament to rising together, to reaching higher, and to intersecting at the best version of ourselves, in service of equality, of opportunity, and of optionality.”

Feb 19 2020

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Love the content Adverts are nice but poorly executed Please leave ads in the front & plugs at the end 420! Usually don’t comment but HATE ADS IN THE MIDDLE

Great Content

By Kwik1 - May 05 2017
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Wonderfully informative. Great audio quality and top notch industry guidance.