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Sticker Shock: Is GW Pharmaceutical’s Epidiolex Really That Expensive?

By: William Sumner   Have you ever experienced sticker shock? If you’re like some of the people following the development of GW Pharmaceuticals’ CBD-based drug, Epidiolex, then odds are you probably have. After gaining approval from the FDA, GW released the estimated price of its new drug at roughly $32,500 a year. But is Epidiolex […]
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Significant Growth is Expected with Branded Marijuana-Derived CBD Products

  The CBD Report 2018: Industry Outlook, details how the U.S. CBD industry grew nearly 40% in 2017, reaching $367 million in sales across both hemp-derived and marijuana-derived markets. For the first time in 2017, U.S. hemp-derived CBD products outsold marijuana-derived CBD products. Marijuana-derived CBD branded sales grew from $64M in 2016 to $118M in […]
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Ask Our Experts 08/19/2018

  Q: What is the best way to determine which states’ licenses have the highest value? A: Perhaps the most decisive factors in determining which states have the highest-valued licenses are 1) licensing limits; and 2) vertical integration regulations. By and large, states without licensing limits and with individually licensed market segments (cultivation, retail, manufacturing, […]
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Canadian Cannabis Investor Never Bargained for Surprise Lifetime U.S. Ban

By J.J. McCoy, Senior Managing Editor for New Frontier Data Just as investors on both sides of the U.S.-Canadian border look to involve themselves in a nascent legal cannabis industry heating up throughout North America, the U.S. Customs and Border Protection has cast a chill by threatening Canadian investors with lifetime visitation bans to their southern […]
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Mass Overdoses from Synthetic Marijuana Remind Need for Public Education

By New Frontier Data Wednesday’s reported mass overdose on synthetic cannabinoids by nearly 80 people near Yale University – on the heels of 300 reported cases in a two-week span in Washington, D.C – serves as stark reminder to public health officials and the legal cannabis industry at large the need for better awareness and […]
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Hemp-derived Pet Supplies in the Growing CBD Market

  Most hemp-derived, pet-and-animal sales occur via the internet, as traditional mass-market pet retailers are yet to carry the products. In 2017, total hemp-derived, pet-and-animal product sales reached $13 million, with the market expanding quickly as producers aim to distribute through traditional pet-care channels. Pet-and-animal product sales are estimated to reach $125 million by 2022, [...]
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Ask Our Experts 08/12/2018

  Q: In regards to the CannaBit on 7/21, showing a drop in flower prices and an increase in spending, what does this mean for overall sales revenue? Are consumers still spending the same amount of money but just getting more? Who is getting the short end of the stick here: Growers,retailers or both? A: […]
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Trying to Catch the Crest of the Cannabis Wave This Summer

By J.J. McCoy, Senior Managing Editor for New Frontier Data Tracking trends in the burgeoning U.S. cannabis industry can be a dizzyingly ambitious activity. There are now 30 states plus the District of Columbia (D.C.) which have legalized cannabis for medical use, and 9 states plus D.C. which have legalized cannabis for adult-use. Another handful of […]
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Non-flower products to dominate 40% of cannabis market by 2020

August 9, 2018 Washington – New Frontier Data, the global authority in data analytics and business intelligence in the cannabis industry, releases 2018 Cannabis Industry Trends Report: Market Insights. This report examines trends in the burgeoning cannabis industry across the United States and explores market demand, federal and legislative action, compliant banking practices, and the […]
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Only 40% Projected to Leave Black Market by 2020

August 9, 2018 Washington – New Frontier Data, the global authority in data, analytics and business intelligence in the cannabis industry, releases 2018 Cannabis Industry Trends Report: Market Insights. This report examines trends in the burgeoning cannabis industry across the United States and explores market demand, federal and legislative action, compliant banking and the opioid […]
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