FTC Cracks Down on Deceptive CBD Claims
Approves final administrative consent orders against sellers of falsely marketed products
CBD Products Gain Acceptance
Beverages, topicals and gummies are popular, despite lack of FDA approval.
Education Is Key to Capturing CBD Sales
An informed staff is the starting point for educating consumers on the uses and potential benefits of cannabidiol products.
Brightfield Group Launches Wellness Industry Platform
The hemp and cannabis market and consumer researchers at Brightfield Group have recently launched Evergi, a platform that integrates consumer survey data with social listening in the emerging wellness industry.
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Restaurants feel the heat over CBD-infused menu items
The federal government has promised to provide some clarity, but restaurants likely run a risk in the meantime if they use the cannabis derivative as an ingredient.
4 restaurant chains cooking up 4/20 specials
Cannabis fans can celebrate the day with themed menu items at limited-service spots.
FDA plans to reconsider the rules for using CBD as an ingredient
A change in rules or the regulatory process could clear the way for restaurants to add the cannabis derivative without fear of breaking the law.
CBD By the numbers
CBD’s 2020 Winners and Losers
The Brightfield Group takes a look at which states will see the most cannabis growth in 2021.
FDA’s November CBD Hearing Won't be What Industry Wants
November conference will focus on differing effects on each gender.
How CBD Has Performed During COVID
While a new report finds that 39% of consumers are using CBD more frequently as a result of COVID, the hemp-derived CBD market is not expected to meet 2020 sales projections.
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