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The Legal Cannabis Industry Is Creating A New Workforce Amidst The Pandemic

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The legal cannabis industry is looking towards the future and “new normal” with expanding, legitimized workforces that have kept the industry alive during a national economic downturn.

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The Legal Cannabis Industry Is Creating A New Workforce Amidst The Pandemic

The Legal Cannabis Industry Is Creating A New Workforce Amidst The Pandemic

The legal cannabis industry is looking towards the future and “new normal” with expanding, legitimized workforces that have kept the industry alive during a national economic downturn.

Unionizing Weed Workers Are Reigniting the Labor Movement

Unionizing Weed Workers Are Reigniting the Labor Movement

In an industry with a long history of sexual harassment, workers getting paid with drugs, and other rough conditions, unions see opportunity.

A Paris Agreement for the Workers of the World

A Paris Agreement for the Workers of the World

Instead of resignation, despair, modest legal changes, or waiting for unions to save themselves, we recommend ambitious and linked strategies at the international and domestic level to ...

Verano Holdings Raises $120 Million and to Enter Florida through Acquisition

Verano Holdings Raises $120 Million and to Enter Florida through Acquisition

Verano™ Holdings Launched to Consolidate National Cannabis Assets with $120 Million Financing and Acquisition of Florida Licenses Large M&A pipeline, talent and capital aligned for ...

Trump's new NAFTA deal is a big win for big unions

Trump's new NAFTA deal is a big win for big unions

While taxpayers and free trade proponents might be somewhat disappointed by the revised North American Free Trade Agreement, the deal is clearly a big win for big labor unions. And unions ...

The Legal Cannabis Industry Has Created Almost 250,000 Jobs in the US

The Legal Cannabis Industry Has Created Almost 250,000 Jobs in the US

The legal weed industry is also predicted to grow at a rate of 250 percent from 2018 until 2028, vastly exceeding the expansion rate of any other US industry.

Cannabis Is America's Fastest-Growing Sector, Adding 33,700 Jobs Last Year

Cannabis Is America's Fastest-Growing Sector, Adding 33,700 Jobs Last Year

Cannabis now employs a record-high of 243,700 Americans, Leafly finds in its 2020 Jobs Report

Workers at Massachusetts marijuana grow vote to unionize

Workers at Massachusetts marijuana grow vote to unionize

Employees at Cultivate Holdings, a cannabis cultivation operation in Massachusetts, voted to join the United Food and Commercial Workers Union.

New Report Says an Adult-Use Cannabis Industry Could Provide $4 Billion for New York State

New Report Says an Adult-Use Cannabis Industry Could Provide $4 Billion for New York State

Despite adult-use cannabis' exclusion from the New York State budget this year, a new report says it could provide the state at least $4 billion.

The 7 Most Beautiful Cannabis Shops in Portland

The 7 Most Beautiful Cannabis Shops in Portland

Although the third to legalize cannabis in the United States, the sophisticated state of the industry is at its peak in Oregon. Legislators here set the strictest testing standards yet. ...

Member Blog: Advice for Surviving and Thriving in the New Era of Legal Cannabis From Those Who Have Climbed The Mountain (Part 1)

Member Blog: Advice for Surviving and Thriving in the New Era of Legal Cannabis From Those Who Have Climbed The Mountain (Part 1)

by James Schwartz, CEO of Cascade High Organics Look to the past to see the future The challenges facing companies pioneering a new industry where each state deals with its own issues are ...

A small California bank is unionizing. Here's what it means.

A small California bank is unionizing. Here's what it means.

The outcome at Beneficial State may be hard for organizers to replicate at other banks, but it serves as a reminder that labor groups see an opportunity in an industry where many low-paid ...