CBD In The News

Here are some of the latest news items about CBD from around the Net, demonstrating how the popularity and applications for the cannabidiol continue to grow.

California legalizes CBD

Hemp ingredient CBD now is officially legal in California dietary supplements, foods, beverages and cosmetics under a new bill signed into law by Gov. Gavin Newsom. The bill took three years to move through the California legislature. The bill, which was passed on September 10, removes much of the risk for brands and retailers wanting to sell CBD. Read more

Nevada Becomes First State to Allow CBD Treatment Through Your Vet

Veterinarians in Nevada are the first in the country to be able to officially treat animals with cannabinoids, including CBD. As of October 1, Nevada vets became clear to recommend and administer cannabinoid and hemp products with a THC threshold of 0.3% or less in the state. Read more

The Global CBD-Infused Cosmetics Market is Expected to Grow by $3.07 Billion During 2021-2025

ReportLinker, a market research solution that finds and organizes the latest industry data, has just released the “Global CBD-infused Cosmetics Market 2021-2025" report, which forecasts the market is poised to grow $ 3.07 bn during 2021-2025, progressing at a CAGR of 21.42% during the forecast period. The ReportLinker indicates that the CBD-infused cosmetics market is driven by innovation and portfolio expansion leading to product premiumization and rising product awareness, especially among Millennials. In addition, innovation and portfolio expansion leading to product premiumization is anticipated to boost the growth of the market as well. Read more

CBD Therapy Among Latest Hong Kong Wellness Treatments

Hong Kong’s Landmark Mandarin Oriental is offering a new CBD Sleep Therapy from the cannabis sativa plant. The therapy begins with a tincture, which aids relaxation, followed by a 90-minute massage in which more CBD is blended with the hotel’s signature oils and drizzled along the spine. A few drops also are massaged into the forehead and there is a CBD-infused muscle salve for achy necks and shoulders. Read more

Research Finds Adding CBD to Hard Seltzer Boosts Sales

A new study of U.S. hard seltzer drinkers, one of the adult beverage industry’s trendiest categories, looked into potential product innovations consumers value most in order to determine which ones would impact their willingness to pay. The study of eight seltzer brands found that adding CBD boosted demand by 12 percent on average. Other added benefits included high alcohol, low alcohol, vitamins, kombucha, immunity, energy and sustainable packaging. Read more