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Chart: Cannabis employment in the U.S. increases 34 percent in 2019

Chart: Cannabis employment in the U.S. increases 34 percent in 2019

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

July 21, 2019

The cannabis industry is creating an ever-growing list of jobs and if the findings published in the most recent edition of the 2019 Marijuana Business Factbook are anything to go by, there could be more cannabis-related roles available in the United States by the end of the year than military and flight atte...

Data suggests there are more cannabis stores than McDonald’s and Starbucks

Data suggests there are more cannabis stores than McDonald’s and Starbucks

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

July 20, 2019

The newly published Marijuana Business Factbook contains some interesting insights into the dominance of cannabis stores in mature markets.  Included in the Factbook is an in-depth market analysis, regulatory insights and investment updates, as well as quarterly updates that run through February of next year....

7 statistics to get you excited about the U.S. cannabis industry

7 statistics to get you excited about the U.S. cannabis industry

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

May 20, 2018

The U.S. cannabis industry is flourishing just like the plant itself. As we continue to learn about its healing potential, more people are embracing cannabis reform than ever before. Investors from all corners are flocking to the stock market to get a slice of the green pie.  Once they take ...

Projections indicate cannabis jobs will outnumber traditional trades

Projections indicate cannabis jobs will outnumber traditional trades

Logan Lowrey-Rasmussen

July 13, 2017

Marijuana Business Factbook 2017 reported the American cannabis industry has created more than 165,000 to 230,000 full-time and part-time jobs, outnumbering those in positions like chefs, commercial pilots, fishermen, and loggers. This information contradicts earlier worries that the industry would...

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