Michael R. Blood
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Today in Manufacturing Podcast
Today in Manufacturing has a new podcast brought to you by the editors of Industrial Media. In each episode, we discuss the five biggest stories in manufacturing, and the implications they have on the industry moving forward.
Mar 19th, 2021
California Recall Candidate Seeks to Slash Pot Taxes
She says the state’s legal cannabis market is in crisis.
Jul 19th, 2021
Social Equity in Marijuana Industry Still Largely Pipe Dream
The limited statistics available indicate business owners and investors remain overwhelmingly white.
Apr 30th, 2021
Industry Group, Credit Union Reach Agreement on Banking Services
The partnership will provide checking, wire transfers and other banking services for more marijuana companies.
Jan 20th, 2021
Judge Nixes Home Pot Delivery Lawsuit
The decision could be a temporary victory for California's legal cannabis industry.
Nov 20th, 2020
Voters Could Stoke Marijuana Market, Sway Congress
Election Day could demonstrate public acceptance of cannabis across geography, demographics and politics.
Oct 26th, 2020
Los Angeles Faces Lawsuit Over Marijuana Delivery Licenses
The lawsuit marks the latest sign of turbulence in Los Angeles' troubled market, which was once expected to be a world-leading cannabis economy.
Oct 20th, 2020
Deadly Shooting at Pot Ranch Tied to Organized Crime
Seven people were killed at the illegal growing operation.
Sep 9th, 2020
Calif. Spars with Cities Over Home-Delivery Rule
The dispute raises a foundational question in the legal marijuana economy.
Aug 7th, 2020
Marijuana Arrests Still Fall Heavily on Hispanics, Blacks
The overall number of arrests declined last year, but “the harassment went up.”
Jul 17th, 2020
Los Angeles Officials OK Marijuana Licensing Overhaul
The changes are designed to provide an increase in licenses for so-called social-equity operators.
Jul 2nd, 2020
Pot Industry Tested as Virus Slams Economy
Many consumers are reducing spending or going underground for deals.
Apr 20th, 2020