THE EVOLVING BLOG

CBD’s Newest Fans
June 19, 2019

CBD’s Newest Fans

Do you think humans are the only living things benefitting from CBD? Think again. CBD for pets has become trendy in 2019 and looks like it will only get bigger as time goes forward. Cannabid...

Making Green with Green – Marketing Legal Cannabis
May 30, 2019

Making Green with Green – Marketing Legal Cannabis

Oster and Associates hosted its latest panel discussion, Making Green with Green – Marketing Legal Cannabis, recently to highlight the current state of marketing legal cannabi...

Making Green with Green - May 9, 2019
April 23, 2019

Making Green with Green - May 9, 2019

Oster and Associates is hosting its next cannabis panel event on Thursday, May 9, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at 5th Ave Kitchen & Tap in San Diego's Hillcrest neighborhood. Th...

Safe Banking – Cannabis Industry’s Necessary Step
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...

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

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

Health and Wellness of Cannabis
November 16, 2018

Health and Wellness of Cannabis

Oster and Associates recently hosted “Health and Wellness of Cannabis in California”, a cannabis panel discussion. About 40 people joined us at 5th Avenue Kitchen and Tap. They heard from Elizabe...

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

CBD market is on the verge of becoming a mega-industry
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 report in Rolling Stone, the hemp-CBD market...

Why the Business of Cannabis is Good Business
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 ...