Shopify to Allow CBD Companies on their Platform

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A Big Step For Online CBD Stores Shopify just announced that they will be allowing the sale of hemp and hemp-derived CBD products on their platform officially for certain states! This news is a big step for the CBD industry because there is finally another a big website/e-commerce platform jumping on the hemp bandwagon.   The question we get most often from

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FDA CBD Regulations: What to Know [2019]

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We’ve talked and talked about the 2018 Farm Bill and how it has paved the way for CBD sales across the U.S. but, what we haven’t addressed as much is how the FDA really works when it comes to CBD and why many shops across the country have received FDA reprimands in the past few

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What to Consider When Buying CBD Products

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Now that there are hundreds and even thousands of CBD companies it is has become harder and harder for people to determine who to buy CBD products from. As a company which has been in this industry for six + years, we have found a few determining factors which would make it easy to decide

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The FDA Hearing on CBD Oil Products and What to Know

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The FDA Public Hearing On May 31st, 2019 the FDA held a public hearing to discuss the future of CBD products and the industry alike. 120 out of 400 applicants including varying CBD companies, lawyers, doctors, farmers and more pleaded their cases in front of the FDA to help start a conversation about what restrictions

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2018 Farm Bill: The End to Hemp Prohibition

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Today, December 20th, 2018, President Trump signed the 2018 Farm Bill, not a new piece of legislature, but an important one for multiple industries. Most important: the hemp industry. For decades, hemp (and CBD oil) have been listed as a Controlled Substance, lumping it alongside marijuana and other intoxicating substances. Moving forward, hemp will be

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FDA Approves CBD Treatment for Epilepsy

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Epidiolex for Seizures Last week, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the cannabidiol (CBD) oral solution Epidiolex for the treatment of seizures associated with Lennox-Gastaut syndrome and Dravet syndrome, two rare and severe forms of pediatric epilepsy.  “This approval serves as a reminder that advancing sound development programs that properly evaluate active ingredients contained in marijuana can lead to important medical therapies,” said FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb,

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DEA Clarifies Stance on Cannabis Derivatives

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After over a year of industry confusion, the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) has clarified its stance on cannabis extracts and the Controlled Substances Act (CSA).  According to the DEA, cannabis materials or products that do not fall into the definition of marijuana are excluded from the CSA.  This means that cannabidiol (CBD) is not a controlled substance if derived from the mature stalk of the

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Michigan Hemp Business Celebrates a Five-Year Anniversary

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  JENISON, MI, May 9, 2018 – MHR Brands, the parent company to several leading hemp retail and wholesale brands, celebrates five years of business today.  Founded by Jeff Gallagher in 2013, MHR Brands manufactures hemp-derived CBD products in the form of concentrates, tinctures, vape oils, edibles, and skin care. What started as an operation out of Gallagher’s basement has flourished into a professional facility and a successful e-commerce platform. MHR Brands is supported by a team of nearly thirty and caters to a global audience. 

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CBD Legalization Timeline in Indiana [Senate Bill 52]

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Updated March 23, 2018 CBD is one step away from legalization in Indiana. After compromise between the House and Senate, Senate Bill 52 landed on Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb’s desk late on Wednesday, March 14. The bill will legalize CBD oil with low levels of THC and end the year-long confusion over CBD in the Hoosier state. Update: Gov. Holcomb signs SB 52. To clarify, CBD oil is legal in the

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28 U.S. Legislators Back Hemp Lawsuit (Updated)

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  Notice: This is not of concern to business. This case is not about the legality of industrial hemp derived CBD. This case is about whether CBD should be considered a scheduled substance or not. Currently, “marijuana” is listed as one. We will continue to monitor the outcome of this case.   Jump to lawsuit

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