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Apothem nailed it at Harvey Nichols

New CBD brands are popping up like mushrooms in London this quarter, but none has launched with the class and quality of UK startup Apothem. As of last night, the flagship Harvey Nichols store in Knightsbridge now has…

CBD market is worth £300m in the UK – in depth analysis

CBD brands are having a tough time. The makers of Cannabidiol products believe their potions make people feel better, and cure a range of illnesses. But they aren’t allowed to say so because they can’t prove it. Nevertheless…

Bath bombs banned by Paypal

A bath bomb shop in East Kent which sells products containing CBD has had its PayPal and merchant trading accounts frozen because the cannabis oil is illegal in parts of the USA. Jane and Mike Wood of BonneBomb…

CBD Vaping craze attracting kids

14-year-olds are already going crazy for the new CBD vapes from the likes of Ignite. The Dan Bilzerian social media spinoff (CSE:BILZ) is going all out to win over young fans via its 40 million followers across Twitter,…

4/20 goes mainstream

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Potheads have for decades celebrated their love of marijuana on April 20, but the once counter-culture celebration that was all about getting stoned now is so mainstream Corporate America is starting to embrace it.…

High Times in Beverly Hills

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., March 23 (Reuters) – High-end department store Barneys New York has given the marijuana lifestyle the luxury treatment, launching a range of pot-themed products this week in the latest sign a drug once associated with…

Major retail chain stocks pot

The same week that Marlboro took a near $2b stake in a pot company, Canadian chain Shoppers Drug Mart announced it has been granted a licence to sell medical marijuana online. Shoppers announced in the summer they intended…

Coca-Cola “no plans” for cannabis infused drinks

Cannabis stocks shed some of their early gains Tuesday, after Coca-Cola Co.’s CEO said the drinks giant has no plans for the sector, disappointing hopes that global beverages companies were poised to bring their capital and marketing clout to…