CBD education for doctors, CBD cat treats, and becoming a top 100 global company lead Medical Marijuana, Inc. headlines this week.
As CBD continues to trend as a topic among major media outlets, the Medical Marijuana, Inc. portfolio of companies received coverage from a number of publications, highlighting our continuing role as a pioneer of the rapidly growing hemp and CBD industry. Keep reading for Medical Marijuana, Inc.’s biggest news stories from around our family of companies.
HempMeds® Brasil Invites Brazilian Doctors to San Diego Headquarters
Investing, technology, and cannabis news and media site Grizzle covered HempMeds® Brasil’s announcement that the company is hosting a three day educational symposium at the Medical Marijuana, Inc. home offices in San Diego, California, to educate doctors on the physiology behind CBD and how it can be used as a prescription medication for their patients in Brazil.
HempMeds® Brasil regularly hosts educational events in the US and across Brazil to help increase the level of confidence doctors in the country have in prescribing CBD.
“Over the past few years, we have enthusiastically offered events like this one to doctors from all over the world so that we can be the leading charge to help dispel the many myths and misconceptions about cannabis and CBD,” said Medical Marijuana Inc. CEO Dr. Stuart Titus in the article.
The company’s most recent event, running from April 29 to May 1, invited doctors to San Diego to meet with researchers working with CBD and neurological diseases at the University of California, San Diego, tour the Medical Marijuana, Inc. offices, and participate in educational sessions with world renowned doctors, CBD experts, and HempMeds® Brasil executives.
You can learn more about HempMeds® Brasil here.
Kannaway Named a DSN Global 100 Company
This week, respected home business publication Direct Selling News published its Global 100 list of top direct selling companies worldwide. The publication has been publishing its list of the most successful direct selling companies since 2009.
For the first time ever, Medical Marijuana, Inc. subsidiary Kannaway was included on the DSN Global 100. This was also the first time CBD companies have made the list, demonstrating the growing CBD market worldwide. The CBD market is anticipated increase to $22 billion worldwide by 2022.
Kannaway ships its line of hemp and CBD products to over 30 countries through its team of tens of thousands of Brand Ambassadors. The company has experienced month after month of revenue growth since its relaunch in April of 2016. Kannaway recorded its largest revenue year ever in 2018 and is continuing this trend of growth with its most successful month ever in March of 2019.
You can learn more about Kannaway here.
Phyto Animal Health CEO Interviewed and New CBD Cat Treats
Cannabis news outlet PotPlus featured a profile of Phyto Animal Health CEO Ian Quinn and the company he founded to bring safe, top quality CBD products to the pet health market. Quinn first learned about the benefits of CBD while volunteering at his local VA housing. Looking to share these benefits with his service pit Dante, Quinn developed his company’s flagship product, HempBone Bacon Apple Donuts.
“I played with some recipes and developed our best selling edible product for dogs, the Hemp Bone Bacon Apple donut was effective at treating Dante almost immediately. Within three or four days Dante was able to make it up the stairs, eat on his own, and whenever I returned home Dante was napping peacefully. It was a complete transformation,” Quinn says in the article.
News of the company’s introduction of its new Smoked Salmon Bites for Cats also made headlines this week. These tasty treats contain 1 mg of CBD for a delicious daily use wellness product formulated specifically for your cat.
“Our HempBone Bacon Apple Donuts have gained incredible popularity over the past year because of their natural allergen-free ingredients and palatable taste that dogs love,” said Ian Quinn, CEO of Phyto Animal Health. “We wanted to offer a safe and nutritious snack for cats as well, so we created HempBone Smoked Salmon Bites. They are one-fourth of the CBD per serving size as the Bacon Apple Donuts and feature a more feline-focused flavor, better meeting the dosing needs and taste preference of cats.”
The launch of the company’s new CBD pet treats was covered in Pet Food Processing and Candid Chronicle this week.
You can shop the Phyto Animal Health line of products now in our online store.
Medical Marijuana, Inc. CBD Skin and Hair Care Included in CBD Guide
Rogue Magazine included a pair of Medical Marijuana, Inc. brands in their article “Best CBD Products of 2019”. Including 40 of the best CBD products available, the Rogue article looks at the top brands in product categories like capsules, edibles, vapes, oils, skin care, and topicals.
First, the post highlighted anti-aging skin care line Cannabis Beauty Defined. Designed as a multistep skin care process, these CBD-infused nourish, moisturize, condition, and protect your skin from daily exposure to the environment around you.
Then Rogue featured the Purifying Shampoo and Nourishing Conditioner from the HempMeds® Personal Care line. Formulated with natural ingredients like CBD oil, argan oil, and goji berry, this CBD shampoo and conditioner replenishes dry and damaged hair and stimulates hair follicles for stronger growth. The complete HempMeds® Personal Care line will be available in the Medical Marijuana, Inc. store May 6th.
New CBD Coffee and Tea from Kannaway Trends as Topic on Google
At the company’s recent Believe National Convention, Kannaway introduced two of its newest products – CBD French Roast Coffee and CBD Rooibos & Citrus Tea. News of the company’s new products trended as a topic this week after it was picked up by Yahoo Finance.
“Kannaway’s Single-Serving CBD-infused Coffee and Tea Cups provide a fast and pre-measured way to ingest your daily dose of CBD without disturbing your daily routine,” Kannaway® CEO Blake Schroeder revealed. “These new products fill a need in the CBD market that very few products currently offer and we are confident that consumers will love the convenience they provide.”
As the CBD industry continues to boom, it is important for our portfolio of companies to innovate the products that will keep us relevant in this increasingly competitive CBD market. At its recent event, Kannaway launched 9 new skus to its ever expanding line of consumer CBD products. The introduction of CBD-infused coffee and tea also gives our customers another way to seamlessly add CBD to their system.
“By providing consumers the option to start their day with CBD-infused coffee or wind down at the end of the night with CBD-infused, caffeine-free tea, Kannaway is making it easier to fit CBD into a variety of lifestyles and routines,” said Medical Marijuana, Inc. CEO Dr. Stuart Titus in the article. “CBD is being researched to provide a variety of therapeutic benefits and we are proud to bring high-quality products to our consumers in the U.S. and abroad.”
This news was also published on these media outlets:
- Vancouver Sun
- Regina Leader-Post
- The Province
- The London Free Press
- Trend Hunter
- The Growth Op
- Prepared Foods
You can learn more about Kannaway here.
Kannaway Honored with Gold Stevie Award
Medical Marijuana, Inc. subsidiary Kannaway was named the winner of a Gold Stevie® Award in the Medium Company of the Year – Health Products & Services category in The 17th Annual American Business Awards®. The company was also named the winner of a Bronze Stevie® Award in the Consumer Products Category for its Cannabis Beauty Defined® CBD skincare line. News of Kannaway’s achievement was shared in an article on The Chestnut Post.
“We are honored to receive these prestigious business awards for our company growth and innovative offerings,” said Kannaway® CEO Blake Schroeder in the article. “We are thankful that we have this opportunity to showcase our accomplishments and our dedication to providing the highest-quality hemp products in the cannabis industry.”
Kannaway received these awards because of its significant growth over the past three years, especially in 2018. Stevie® Award judges stated that Kannaway is a “fast-growing company in a fast-growing market” and that the company should “receive an award for improving its customers’ quality of life.
Medical Marijuana, Inc. Products Featured for Their Ability to Help Athletes Recover Faster
A pair of Medical Marijuana, Inc. products, Dixie Botanicals® Dew Drops peppermint tincture and HempMeds® Active Relief Roll-On were highlighted in an article this past week on LA’s the Place. A boutique magazine focused on the LA experience, the publication took a look at Medical Marijuana, Inc.’s mission of providing top quality CBD products to improve the wellbeing of our customers.
“They offer the solution for one of the biggest challenges of any exercise regime: Recovery. Unless the body is allowed to properly to repair itself, you are more prone to injury and fatigue and less likely to achieve your fitness goals. CBD, a compound found in cannabis has many therapeutic applications including relieving overtaxed muscles following a grueling session of cardio or strength training,” the article reads.
You can find our complete line of CBD products, including those in our Dixie Botanicals® and HempMeds® brands now in the Medical Marijuana, Inc. store.
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