5 Archived posts matching:"cannabis industry”

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    mg Magazine Releases List of Top 50 Cannabis Employers

    No one will deny 2020 was challenging. A deadly pandemic led to stay-at-home orders and business closures, which boosted some industries and decimated others. Mass layoffs, eviction moratoriums, and supply-chain disruptions strained the economy, and social and political unrest fractured communities. Most jurisdictions declared cannabis commerce “essential” early in the crisis, saving jobs and likely […]

    • HerbForce
    • December 12, 2021
    • mg Magazine
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    ForceBrands’ Karen Meshkov Presents Cannabis Brand Building Tips to Female Founders

    As cannabis grows and evolves, events that foster an open dialogue for cannabis brand builders to share experiences, lessons, and challenges become crucial to moving the industry forward. On December 5-6, Karen G. Meshkov, Client Strategist from ForceBrands‘ cannabis division HerbForce, presented at The Initiative, an accelerator for female-founded CBD and cannabis startup companies located in […]

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    The Green Rush: Cannabis Industry Salaries

    Business is booming in the cannabis industry, and the number of jobs in cannabis is steadily climbing as more states move toward legalization. Marijuana is legal for medical purposes in 31 states, while nine states and the District of Colombia have passed legislation legalizing marijuana for recreational use. Dispensaries are popping up in cities across […]

    • HerbForce
    • October 1, 2018
    • Jane Harkness
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    Here’s How Many Jobs the Cannabis Industry Supports

    Although marijuana is only legal in a few states (despite the fact that 64 percent of Americans support its legalization, according to a 2017 Gallup poll), the rapidly growing cannabis industry is already supporting a vast number of jobs. According to Marijuana Business Daily, the cannabis industry supports 125,000-160,000 full-time jobs in the U.S. — about the same […]

    • ForceBrands
    • June 6, 2018
    • Rebecca Fryer