Category: Business

How these 3 African American businesses survived decades of turmoil

The U Street Corridor in Washington, D.C., has long held a unique place in the city’s history as the vibrant heart of African American culture and entrepreneurship....

Canopy + Couche Could Be Global Pot Shop Dream

On the face of it, Canopy Growth Corp.’s agreement with convenience-store operator Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. to open a single store in London, Ontario doesn’t...

Your Weed Order Is Here! California Legalizes Home Cannabis Delivery

When California implemented their legalized recreational cannabis program, one thing that wasn’t worked out was the possibility of home delivery service. The...

The Founder of Shea Moisture’s Wants to Transform Madam C.J. Walker’s Old Home Into an Incubator for Black Women Entrepreneurs

Sundial Brands co-founder Richelieu Dennis is taking his efforts to provide Black women the “access, capital and expertise” they need to make their businesses...

Fewer patients benefit from medical cannabis under Texas law

Less than 600 of the estimated 150,000 Texas patients with uncontrollable epileptic seizures have been prescribed marijuana-derived oil under the state’s strict...

Canada is losing its competitive cannabis advantage to U.S.-based companies

Canada’s competitive advantage in cannabis is disappearing. Half of the 10 biggest marijuana companies trading in Canada are now U.S. based, including MedMen...

Hip hop’s favorite mansion is for sale. Live the rap mogul life for only $12.9M

Hip hop’s favorite waterfront mansion just dropped like it’s hot onto the sizzling Miami market for $12.9 million. Made famous as a location by Lil Wayne, Dré and...

Labron James takes on Michael Jordan’s silence on social issues in his second ‘Shut Up and Dribble’ episode

If Michael Jordan is going to count rings to quantify his superiority over LeBron James, then James is going to point out the divide in their social attention. In the...

Declining cannabis stocks hammer Canada’s struggling venture exchange

From declining resource stocks to the recent rout in cannabis shares, Canada’s venture exchange can’t seem to catch a break. Pot stocks accounted for more than a...

The Super-Rich Are Stockpiling Their Wealth in Black-Box Charities

DAFs provide tax benefits and a bigger pool of money to donate Critics say these funds can create “warehouses of wealth” It’s all the rage in charitable giving...