THE EVOLVING BLOG

March 19, 2019

Safe Banking – Cannabis Industry’s Necessary Step

The cannabis industry as a whole continues to overcome significant challenges both nationally and locally in California. A multi-billion-dollar industry that operates as cash only simply isn’t a su...

February 14, 2019

Consider a Different Type of Valentine’s Day Gift This Year

Many people associate February 14 with red roses, chocolates or Valentine’s Day cards. That wasn’t by chance and didn’t simply happen overnight. Romance and showing signs of affection can also mean...

January 24, 2019

Cannabis a Year Later – What’s in Store for 2019?

It’s been a year since cannabis became legal in California, and it’s been a changing and arduous year for the industry.  As of last week, the Office of Administrative Law (OAL) has officially appro...

November 16, 2018

Health and Wellness of Cannabis

Oster and Associates recently hosted “Health and Wellnes...

October 4, 2018

Digital marketing for cannabis brands - what you can and can't do

Even though cannabis is legal in several states throughout the U.S., this does not mean cannabis companies can freely advertise. Ask any up-and-coming cannabis brand what their number one marketing...

September 17, 2018

CBD market is on the verge of becoming a mega-industry

The cannabis industry is growing at a record pace and the CBD sub-market is on its way to becoming a booming mega-industry itself. According to a recent

August 10, 2018

Why the Business of Cannabis is Good Business

Last week Oster and Associates hosted its first, but not last, cannabis panel discussion. The event was called “The Business of Cannabis in California.” It was so well received that the agency has ...

June 28, 2018

What it Means to be High on 4th of July

As the 4th of July rolls around, let’s take a moment to reflect and remember what this date stands for – it’s the day we signed the Declaration of Independence, a document that officially dissolved...