Where the Cannabis Industry is Headed in 2022

With a new year comes new opportunities and challenges for cannabis. From international market expansion to new technologies, see what Chistov thinks might be in store for 2022.

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User-Generated Data Brings Revenue: It’s Time for the Users to Get Some

In this op-ed, Dr. Roggen et al. propose a system for websites like Leafly that would allow its users to share revenue from their content and personal data, enabling a higher sense of trust, credibility and ultimately more value for every stakeholder involved. Using NFTs, they suggest consumers in the cannabis industry could generate a product and benefit from it too.

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The Real Reason Some Industry Leaders Want Delta 8 Banned

In this op-ed, Johnson suggests cannabis industry infighting and stakeholders more concerned with profits over public health only hurts the greater cause. He thinks prohibition should be the enemy, not Delta 8.

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Can Cannabis Avoid Alcohol’s 3-Tier Distribution System?

On the road to nationwide legalization, cannabis and spirits share similar stories. But here’s the one step the cannabis industry should avoid copying, if it can.

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Too Many Cannabis Firms Put Sustainability in Last Place

In this op-ed, Makwana makes the case for putting environmental sustainability at top of mind for the sake of improving bottom lines in the years to come.

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A Look at the Rise Of The East Coast Cannabis Market

With New York, New Jersey and Virginia legalizing adult use cannabis recently, there are a lot of new market opportunities afoot on the East Coast. In this piece, Chistov analyzes how the market differentiates from the West.

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Reduce Environmental Impact of Cannabinoid Production Through Biosynthesis

In this op-ed, Maxim Mikheev argues that using biosynthesis to produce cannabinoids could be more environmentally sustainable than commercial scale cultivation.

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How Rare Cannabinoids Will Impact Investing

There has been an explosion of interest in THCV recently, as well as a number of other uncommon cannabinoids. There will be big winners and losers in rare cannabinoid markets, but at the end of the day, the highest quality and lowest cost producers will capture most of these markets.

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