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Alcohol delivery and CBD-infused beverage startups are growing throughout coronavirus containment, while the wider direct-to-consumer market has a hard time to keep a grip

Alcohol delivery and CBD-infused beverage startups are growing throughout coronavirus containment, while the wider direct-to-consumer market has a hard time to keep a grip

So-called “vice” startups, such as those that specialize in alcohol or CBD, are seeing record sales and booming demand during the widespread work-from-home directives and social distancing measures to protect people from the novel coronavirus.Alix Peabody, founder and CEO of canned alcohol startup Bev, said that her business model was built to flourish in times of…

Synapse’s CBD-Infused ‘Functional Gum’ Joins Burgeoning Market

Synapse’s CBD-Infused ‘Functional Gum’ Joins Burgeoning Market

Synapse Liquid Core_1 synapse company photo Declining chewing gum sales have spurred gum makers and entrepreneurs to create “functional gums” that offer benefits beyond freshening one’s breath like boosting energy, helping smoking cessation, or bringing on sleep. In January, Synapse Limited Liability Company, a functional gum maker based in Denver, launched Synapse, a CBD-infused liquid-core…

How to Read CBD Oil Labels

How to Read CBD Oil Labels

Cannabidiol (CBD) is a chemical found in hemp and marijuana plants that can be extracted and used to ease pain, reduce stress or anxiety, and lower the chance of seizures without giving you a high. When you buy CBD oil, check the label on the packaging so you can see if it’s good quality. Each…