‘Budtenders,’ edibles chefs among fastest-growing jobs in the cannabis industry

By: Randy Tucker | Help wanted: budtenders, cannabis chefs, flavor scientists, extraction technicians. Those are just a few of the new job categories opening up in the budding legal cannabis industry in Ohio and more than two dozen other states where the drug is legal for medical or recreational use or both. A quick…

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Legal cannabis could be a $75 billion business by 2030

By Patrick Sisson | In Los Angeles, a pair of soon-to-open coworking spaces will offer a twist on the formula popularized by behemoth WeWork and The Wing in New York City. Though they boast whiteboards and shared workspace, host regularly scheduled meet-ups and speaking events, and even offer access to advisers and investment capital, these LA incubators aren’t…

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What changes should Boston expect from legal recreational marijuana? Just ask Denver.

By: Nik DeCosta-Klipa | There’s less than a month to go until recreational marijuana sales become legal in Massachusetts. More than 18 months since the state voted to legalize weed, residents and officials are approaching the long-awaited July 1 date that licensed shops can begin opening with varying levels of apprehension, excitement, and…

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