The Clinch On Cannabis: Immature Industries Eventually Grow-Up

The Clinch On Cannabis: Immature Industries Eventually Grow-Up July 6, 2016 By MJ News Network The Clinch On Cannabis: Immature Industries Eventually Grow-Up The cannabis industry is still taking shape. Legislative and regulatory policies can have a profound impact on the direction the movement takes. There are many academic sources available, but what differentiates this report from others is that …

Oregon Cannabis Jobs Report

JULY 3, 2016 BY MJ NEWS NETWORK OREGON: The goal of the Oregon Cannabis Jobs Report is simple: To establish a foundation for future research on how many jobs are being created within the cannabis industry to date. As new Cannabis economies come online across the United States and around the world, it is imperative that we track the growth …

GDP UPDATE

The recent estimate of 0.8% GDP growth was slightly ahead of what I was initially forecasting at 0.5%. A few notable items on this.. Typically Q1 has been one of the weakest quarters of the year. There is much optimism heading into Q4 that “This will be the year” only to have an inventory overhang to digest in Q1. Many …

OREGON RETAIL WHITEPAPER COMING SOON

Just finishing up a white paper on the Oregon Cannabis retail market. Really good data. Also, keep an eye out in February for a Washington State white paper sizing the retail space for Washington.

PRICES ARE INCREASING. GREAT NEWS. PREPARE YOURSELF THOUGH…

The recent CPI data indicated that prices are rising on an annualized basis of 2.2%, higher than the 1.8% recently forecasted. This actually is good news. With the increase in prices comes eventual wage inflation. This is good for those with work. Also, with increased anticipated aggregate prices, companies will also anticipate an increase in demand. With higher wages more …