Interview with Jared Stanley: How Charlotte’s Web Leads in an Evolving Industry
By Steven Hoffman
Charlotte’s Web, founded by the Stanley Brothers, is an industry leader in hemp-derived CBD and cannabinoid supplements and related products. A vertically integrated, publicly traded company (TSX: CWEB) with revenues of $96.1 million in 2021, Charlotte’s Web is the market leader in CBD supplements. With its mission to help families and individuals with CBD products, Charlotte’s Web remains on the vanguard in scientific research and product development.
Recently, Jared Stanley assumed the leadership role of Chief Operating Officer of Charlotte’s Web. With the company since its inception in 2013, Jared has been instrumental in building out the company’s extensive cultivation operations, promoting its products and technology, and in representing the company – and the CBD industry – in legislative and regulatory activities at the state and federal level.
CBD, Nutrition Industry Sound Alarm Over Proposed Dietary Supplements Listing Bill; Could it Be a Slippery Slope to FDA “Preapproval?”
By Steven Hoffman
On April 26, 2022, U.S. Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin (D-IL), introduced a bipartisan bill co-sponsored by Sen. Mike Braun (R-IN), S. 4090, the Dietary Supplement Listing Act of 2022. The proposed legislation, according to a statement from Durbin’s office, would require dietary supplement manufacturers to list their products with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), known as a mandatory product listing (MPL). In addition, companies would be required to “provide FDA with vital information about their products, including product names, a list of all ingredients, an electronic copy of the label, allergen statements, health and structure/function claims, and more. This information would then be made available to the public,” Durbin’s office said.
Hemp News Spotlight
Congress Might Have Inadvertently Legalized a Form of Cannabis Under Trump
By The San Francisco Chronicle
U.S. Hemp Roundtable Says New Safety Study Data Should Convince Congress on Lawful CBD Use
By U.S. Hemp Roundtable
Provision in Draft of Dietary Supplement Listing Act of 2022 Could Lead to the Removal of Certain Ingredients, Including CBD, from the Dietary Supplement Market, Warns Natural Products Association CEO
By Natural Products Insider
Beloved Illinois Corn Maze Switching to Less Costly Hemp this Fall
By Fox 2 Now News
Could Hemp Wood Be the Next Great Guitar Tonewood?
By Ultimate Guitar
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Nakło Foundation is serving as a safe haven for families forced out of their home country due to the war in Ukraine. Your donation goes to help cover the costs associated with our hosting of mothers and children, as men between the ages of 18-60 must stay in the country to support the war effort.
Trace Wants to Make the First Hemp and Regenerative Cotton Tampon and We Need Your Help!
The world is ready for hemp fiber products, and we all know it! But the CEOs, the manufacturers, the research and development teams, and the “big dogs” at the heads of companies need to see numbers supporting this if they are going to invest in innovative hemp products. Please help the advancement of hemp fiber within the hygiene and period care industry by filling out this survey, offered by Trace Femcare, Inc., making the first hemp and regenerative Climate Beneficial (TM) cotton tampon. Your voice matters! Let’s heal the earth and our bodies! Love– the team at Trace.
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