CBD

CBD Drinks: Next Big Disruptor in Beverage Industry?

CBD Drink

Drinks infused with cannabis-derived cannabidiol (CBD) are in a prime position to bring disruption to the beverage sector. The growing consumer interest in hemp-derived CBD as a health supplement along with the recent passing of the Farm Bill has spawned a growing interest in CBD-infused drinks. In addition, the ever-increasing global trend to legalizing cannabis…

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Kannaway Sports Team Welcomes Former NFL Placekicker Mike Hollis

NFL placekicker Mike Hollis

Medical Marijuana, Inc.  recently welcomed former NFL placekicker Mike Hollis as the newest spokesperson for its subsidiary Kannaway®. “We are excited to bring Mike Hollis on our team and look forward to seeing him spread awareness on the health benefits of our CBD products,” said Kannaway CEO Blake Schroeder. “We have added Kannaway Premium Hemp Oil to Mike’s morning and…

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Youngevity Completes Acquisition of Assets of Khrysos Global

Youngevity International, Inc. (YGYI) announced that it completed the closing of the acquisition of all the assets of Khrysos Global. This acquisition of the Tampa, Florida based manufacturer of hemp-based CBD extraction equipment is expected to establish YGYI ‘s newly formed, wholly owned subsidiary, Khrysos Industries, Inc., as a global player in the field-to-finish hemp-CBD oil, isolate and…

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Kannaway Places Significant Initial Purchase Order for Chewing Gum

Kannaway, the first hemp lifestyle network to offer cannabidiol (CBD) hemp botanical products, has placed a significant order for chewing gum with AXIM. Medical Marijuana, Inc., the first-ever publicly traded cannabis company in the United States, announced that its subsidiary Kannaway has placed a significant initial purchase order from major investment company AXIM®Biotechnologies (OTC: AXIM), a world leader in cannabinoid…

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Kathleen Earle Named MyDailyChoice/Hempworx COO

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Las Vegas-based MyDailyChoice/Hempworx recently announced that Kathleen Earle has been appointed chief operating officer. In her new role, Earle will be responsible for building the processes and structure to support the growth of founders Josh and Jenna Zwagil, including a new home office. Earle is a 25-year veteran of the network marketing industry. She was…

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Youngevity to Acquire Hemp-Based CBD Extraction Equipment Manufacturer

Youngevity International (NASDAQ: YGYI) announced that it has entered into a binding agreement to purchase all the assets of Khrysos Global, a manufacturer of hemp-based CBD extraction equipment. The acquisition is intended to establish YGYI’s newly formed wholly owned subsidiary, Khrysos Industries, Inc, as a global player in the field-to-finish hemp-CBD oil, isolate and distillate market. It also…

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CBD Direct Sellers Highlighted in Chicago Tribune Story

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A recent story by the Chicago Tribune noted two direct selling companies—Hempworx and Zilis—that are giving moms new side hustles selling CBD oil. According to the article, CBD oil is the latest in a string of products that women, many of them mothers, are selling and recruiting others to sell. In the U.S., the availability of CBD products grew by…

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NFL Veteran Bryan Barker Joins Kannaway Sports Team

Bryan Barker Joins Kannaway

Medical Marijuana, Inc. (OTC: MJNA) has announced that NFL veteran Bryan Barker has become a spokesperson for its subsidiary Kannaway®. “We believe that our partnership with Bryan Barker will help us spread awareness about the wellness benefits of CBD,” said Kannaway CEO Blake Schroeder. “We look forward to sharing his story and hopefully encouraging others to consider including CBD in their lives.” Barker is a…

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CEOs of Medical Marijuana, Inc., Kannaway to Speak at CBD Symposium

CBD Symposium

Medical Marijuana, Inc. CEO Dr. Stuart Titus and Kannaway® CEO Blake Schroeder will speak at the CBD Symposium to be held Jan. 30 in Anaheim, California. The symposium, which will take place at the Anaheim Marriott 30 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. PST, is an invite-only event that will focus on direct selling market opportunities, as well as the many recent groundbreaking scientific advances of…

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Market Potential for Ready-to-Drink CBD Beverages

CBD Drink

Recent reports by Canaccord Genuity indicate the market for cannabidiol (CBD) beverages could achieve a value of $260 million in the United States by 2022. CBD beverages form part of an even wider market for marijuana-infused drinks that is predicted to reach a value of $600 million in three years’ time. U.S market for CBD and THC beverages could reach $600 million by…

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