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All Aboard! for On-Demand Services in the Maturing Retail Marketplace

By J.J. McCoy, Senior Managing Editor for New Frontier Data With the advent of California’s adult use market, there is significant potential for expansion of ecommerce and delivery services in the state, where the number of non-medical cannabis consumers far exceeds that of medical patients. As the adult use market is implemented after Jan. 1, 2018, […]
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Five Market Trends Aswirl in California and the Cannabis Sphere at Large

By J.J. McCoy, Senior Managing Editor for New Frontier Data New Frontier Data constantly examines various dimensions of the industry to identify, quantify and holistically discern its constituent dynamics. In anticipation of California’s opening its adult use market in little more than four months, these are five characteristics which can be expected not only to shape […]
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Online Buying Habits

New Frontier’s upcoming report, produced in partnership with greenRush, explores the online buying habits of cannabis consumers in California’s medical market. Fridays and Saturdays are the busiest online shopping days, accounting for 1/3 of transactions, while sales otherwise are evenly distributed across the week. Online cannabis shopping is primarily an evening activity: Nearly 1/4 of [...]
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Opportunities for Cannabis on Demand Abound in Legal Markets

New Frontier Data’s new report, produced in partnership with greenRush, provides rich insight into the on-demand market for legal cannabis in California. Consumers who order online, which covers both delivery and in-store pickup, spent an average of $70 per transaction, the majority of which (70%) was spent on flower products. Concentrates represented approximately 1/5 of spending (22%). [...]
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Why Wounded Veterans Want and Need Medical Cannabis

By Joseph Romm, Ph.D. Scientific evidence is growing that medical cannabis may provide some promising means for treating a variety of conditions from which millions of veterans suffer disproportionately. In particular, while chronic pain affects about 30% of typical Americans, it affects 50% of older veterans, and 60% of those who served in the Middle […]
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The Cannabis Industry Annual Report Webinar

New Frontier Data, in partnership with Electrum Partners, hosted a webinar on March 15th to discuss the Cannabis Industry Annual Report: 2017 Legal Marijuana Outlook. New Frontier Data’s CEO, Giadha Aguirre De Carcer; the EVP of Industry Analytics, John Kagia; and President of Electrum Partners, Leslie Bocskor, discussed the key findings from our upcoming report […]
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Majority Supports Economics of Cannabis Legalization

Majority Supports Economics of Cannabis Legalization The increase in public support for full cannabis legalization is not just fueled by strong belief that cannabis users should not be prosecuted (New Frontier Data’s research found that 90% of Americans opposed treating cannabis consumers as criminals). There is also growing confidence that legalization can produce strongly positive […]
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Strong Majority Supports Medical Use and Opposes Criminalization of Cannabis Users

Strong Majority Supports Medical Use and Opposes Criminalization of Cannabis Users According to a new nationally-representative survey conducted by New Frontier Data, nearly nine-in-ten respondents (86%) believe that cannabis has valid medical uses, underscoring that medical cannabis is now a national consensus issue.  The strength of this support will make it extremely difficult for any […]
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Legal Marijuana Transcends Party Lines

Legal Marijuana Transcends Party Lines There has been widespread speculation on how the Trump administration might approach federal cannabis policy following the nomination of Alabama Senator Jeff Sessions for Attorney General. Sessions, a former district attorney who has long argued for more aggressive cannabis prohibition enforcement, was decidedly non-committal during his confirmation [...]
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Washington’s Legal Cannabis Market

Washington’s Legal Cannabis Market The State of Washington’s total 2016 cannabis market sales are expected to reach $1.2 billion, with 2017 sales forecast to climb to $1.5 billion. With a compound annual growth rate of 15% anticipated from 2016 to 2020, total 2020 market sales are projected to reach $2 billion. Currently, Washington’s market is […]
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