Latino-owned Joia: The Jewel of Cannabis is an award-winning brand that has been innovating and saving lives for many years. But recent plaudits and new events at major venues are giving Joia a public rebirth. Here's the inside story.
Jaime Lubin is Honeysuckle's Editor-At-Large. Her writing has appeared in HuffPost, Observer, Billboard and more. Also an actress and singer, she can be found on Twitter and Instagram (@jaimelubin).
Elevate Your Valentine's Day In New York With The Verdi Cannabis Cuffing Season Bundle Gift Collection
New Yorkers can get closer this Valentine's Day. Chelsea's first licensed retailer, Verdi, brings love home with the special Cuffing Season Bundle of curated gifts for romance.
The Association For Cannabis Health Equity And Medicine (ACHEM) Launches Freedom Initiative To Protect Medical Patients' Legal Rights
The Association for Cannabis Health Equity and Medicine (ACHEM) has launched its Freedom Initiative. The program trains medical and legal experts to protect the rights of patients facing stigmas in the justice system.
The women owners of New York's state-licensed cannabis retailers are leading the marketplace evolution. From NYC to the North Country, from fashion and tech to education and the legacy space, they are here to show us what true leadership looks like.
Premier cannabis retailer Union Square Travel Agency has announced a rebrand as The Travel Agency: A Cannabis Store. This week, the company will expand with a new location in Downtown Brooklyn.
The New York Cannabis Retail Association's 2024 Industry Party Brings Stakeholders And Top Brands Together In Brooklyn
The New York Cannabis Retail Association (NYCRA) kicks off events season with their 2024 Industry Party on January 20th. Featuring beats from DJ Cat Ouellette, food by Chef For Higher, and the state's top 50 brands, it's a soiree you can't miss!
Adventures In Genetics: Humboldt Seed Company's Halle Pennington On The World's Largest Phenotype Hunt
The famous Humboldt Seed Company in California hosted the World's Largest Phenotype Hunt with 100+ participants in 2023. Now, as they release winning strains, Product Executive Halle Pennington gives us the inside scoop.
Chef For Higher founder "Hawaii" Mike has been connecting hip hop, food, and cannabis for over 30 years. From touring with Mobb Deep to becoming a major media force to making milestones in the food space, this is his story.
CBD For Health And Happiness: Hemp For Life Wellness Founder Craig Zaffe On Doing What Comes Naturally
Hemp For Life Wellness Inc. is revitalizing CBD for health, happiness, and fitness. Founder and CEO Craig Zaffe explains the company mission, working with former NFL player Reggie Grant and professional athletes, and more.
One year ago, Housing Works Cannabis Co made history as New York State's first licensed adult-use dispensary. Today, HWCC celebrates its anniversary, reflecting on the highs and looking toward an expansive 2024.
President Biden Announces Expansion Of Cannabis Pardons In Further Federal Criminal Justice Policy Reform
In a move building on last year's policy reforms, President Biden announced today his intention to expand the criteria for cannabis pardons. Individuals convicted of simple possession, attempted possession, and cannabis use on federal land are now eligible for expungement of their charges.
"Faces Of Cannabis" By Miss Grass Enlighted New York As The State's First Cannabis Destigmatization Portrait Gallery Exhibit
Miss Grass, Honeysuckle Studios, and Union Square Travel Agency created "Faces of Cannabis," New York's first cannabis portrait gallery to break historic stigmas. The exhibit lit up Manhattan throughout December.
The First Emjays Award Show At MJBizCon 2023 Celebrated The Cannabis Industry's Creativity, Diversity, And Impact
The first Emjays International Cannabis Awards took place on November 30, 2023 at Las Vegas's famous Pearl Theater. Produced by Farechild and MJBizCon, presented by Advanced Vapor Devices, the event featured celebrities, cannabis creativity, and fun galore.
Introducing Integridy Farms: A New York Cannabis Brand Focusing On Quality, Operating With Intention
Meet Integridy Farms, a cannabis brand based in the heart of Upstate New York that's true to its name. With its full-spectrum gummies, distinctive seasonal tin designs, and especially commitment to quality product, Integridy is a standout.
The Emjays Hosts Mike Glazer And Mary Jane Gibson Of Weed And Grub Share Creative Wisdom Ahead Of Award Show
The first annual Emjay Awards for ancillary cannabis brands will take place November 30, 2023 from Farechild and MJBizCon in Las Vegas. Award hosts Mike Glazer and Mary Jane Gibson, creators of Weed + Grub podcast, share insights on comedy, cannabis, and their biggest gig ever ahead of the show.