Posts Tagged ‘cannabidiol’

A Modern-Day Gold Rush?

Marijuana’s misunderstood sister hemp is projected to be a $22 billion market by 2020, but can it overcome the social stigma and federal regulations that threaten to hold it back? It’s been called the gateway crop. Thanks to its stalks topped with five leaves, hemp shares the same signature look as its intoxicating relative, the marijuana…

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CBD’s Current And Future Impact On Our Channel

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If you haven’t heard about it yet, where have you been? I’m talking about Cannabidiol, or CBD, the ingredient being credited with a growing list of health benefits and, as a result, is rapidly transforming much of the consumer product landscape. Both Dr. Sanjay Gupta and Dr. Mehmet Oz are just a few mainstream medical professionals…

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Kannaway Holds European Grand Opening

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Medical Marijuana, Inc. recently announced that its subsidiary Kannaway held its official European Grand Opening in Prague on Nov. 17-18. Kannaway, the first hemp lifestyle network to offer cannabidiol (CBD) hemp botanical products, will also launch several new hemp and CBD hemp oil products at the event, further broadening its product line offerings in Europe. “There is great opportunity for us…

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CBD: Elixir for an Anxious Population?

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Talk of cannabidiol (CBD) seems to be everywhere nowadays, including in direct selling circles. It is being touted as a magical elixir in mainstream media. In January, actress Mandy Moore said she was experimenting with CBD oil to relieve the pain from wearing high heels. In July, music legend Willie Nelson introduced a line of…

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Direct Selling Leads Global Market in Sales of CBD Products

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Direct selling companies will sell $300 million worth of cannabidiol-related products in 2018, making direct selling the largest channel of distribution for the rapidly growing CBD product sector. “Interest in cannabidiol, or CBD, is rapidly transforming the consumer product landscape,” says Todd Eliason, publisher and editor in chief of Direct Selling News (DSN), which conducted the research.…

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Youngevity Gains Momentum from Entry into Cannabis Market

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Youngevity International is enjoying some major momentum since its entry into the cannabis market, and investors are taking notice. Shares of the Chula Vista, Calif.-based omni-direct lifestyle company were up 35.5 percent last Friday, the day after the online news organization CannabisNewsWire (CNW) featured the company prominently in an article on the rapid adoption of…

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Rapid Integration of Cannabidiol into Mainstream Wellness Products

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Cannabidiol (CBD) is rapidly being integrated into myriad mainstream consumer wellness products around the globe. According to a new report by CannabisNewsWire: Global cannabis market expected to quadruple to over $63 billion by 2024 CBD oil market to grow at CAGR of 39.19 percent through 2021 CBD products exploding into a wide variety of product…

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Youngevity Launches Two New Hemp Products

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Youngevity recently announced the launch of two new hemp-derived cannabidiol (CBD) products: HempFX™ Hydration™ – Sleep and HempFX™ Hydration™ – Pure. HempFX™ Hydration™ – Sleep is formulated to provide a restful night’s sleep with the health benefits of CBD. HempFX™ Hydration™ – Pure is formulated to provide daily CBD for people of all ages who want…

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Super Bowl Champion Derek Kennard Joins Kannaway Sports Division

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Medical Marijuana, Inc., the first publicly traded cannabis company in the US, recently announced that former Dallas Cowboys offensive lineman and Super Bowl champion Derek Kennard has joined the Sports Division of its subsidiary Kannaway®, the first hemp lifestyle network to legally offer hemp-based botanical CBD wellness products. As a spokesperson for the company, Kennard will help spread awareness on the…

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MLB Hall of Famer Goose Gossage Joins Kannaway Sports Team

Medical Marijuana, Inc., the first-ever publicly traded cannabis company in the U.S., yesterday announced that former New York Yankees and San Diego Padres relief pitcher and MLB Hall of Famer Goose Gossage has become a spokesperson for its subsidiary Kannaway® to help spread awareness on the benefits of cannabidiol (CBD) for athletes and active consumers. “We’re looking…

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