Jobs in cannabis in 2022

Hiring for a specific role or looking for a new challenge? We asked cannabis sector recruitment experts about the cannabis jobs market in 2022.  From cultivation to extraction, wholesale to distribution, and retail to consumption. The chain of events from seed-to-sale of CBD needs skilled workers.  With the industry on the cusp of regulation, Cannabinoid […]

CBD: coming to a TV screen near you

A woman is pictured taking CBD oil in the mouth

This week, UK-based CBD company, British Cannabis celebrates the launch of a television advert campaign for its premium flagship range of supplements and cosmetics, CBD by BRITISH CANNABIS™  The campaign comes as part of a £500,000 investment from British Cannabis towards increased brand awareness and a consumer recruitment campaign for 2022/23. The advert, produced by […]

Planning to attend a CBD expo this year? 5 trade shows in the UK to add to your calendar

CBD expos are making a comeback in 2022 as the business world bounces back following two consecutive years of cancellations.  One popular exhibition centre in London was even converted into an NHS Nightingale hospital, providing essential support to the healthcare system in the capital at the height of the health emergency.  From choosing the right […]

FSA issues clarification and new deadline for toxicology data

A number of CBD companies have until 28 February to provide sufficient toxicology data to the Food Standards Agency, or risk losing the right to sell their products.  Cannabinoid Insight has learnt that up to 40 CBD companies which submitted summary data on epilepsy drug Epidiolex in their novel foods application, have until 28 February […]

How to train a workforce in CBD

Often used as a weapon against misinformation by CBD brands, education is an essential tool in combatting years of erroneous claims about the cannabis plant.  From the endocannabinoid system to manufacturing practices, unique selling points and getting that retail pitch perfect – CBD can present a never-ending learning curve for those new to this arena. […]

British Cannabis snags Elixinol license

Australian CBD brand, Elixinol, is set to return to the UK market, following a new licensing and distribution agreement with British Cannabis. In 2021, Elixinol announced plans to cease trading in the UK and European Union in order to focus its attention on the US and Australian markets. The company said that decision was down […]