Canna-bigotry Abounds: Dixie’s Instagram was Shut Down!

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In recent months, Instagram has received National attention for cracking down on legal, compliant cannabis social media handles. In a world where cannabis entrepreneurs have legally limited advertising options, what is a brand to do?!

In a world where cannabis companies can't always access print or digital advertising, the recent Instagram crackdown on marijuana-centric handles exposes an ultimate frustration plaguing the cannabis industry. Despite functioning within all legal bounds locally, we're continually limited and cut off from communicating directly with the consumers and fans we've worked tirelessly to earn. In the case of Instagram, many have suggested a boycott of the unwelcoming platform BUT this only allows Instagram to 'win' in censoring marijuana content. Instead, we choose to fight, rebuild and take back the National audience we earned organically! Take a stand and SUPPORT the legal cannabis industry Share this blog & follow our new handle @DixieBrands "This is just one more example of the daily injustices and discrimination we face as an industry", Dixie Brands CMO Joe Hodas. Read the whole story in New Cannabis Ventures!  Ironically, since being featured on BuzzFeed , some of our larg...
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4 Dixie Products to Enhance the Holidays!

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Let's face it, the Holidaze can be stressful. Between all of the family time, celebrating and deadlines, December can ironically become the most stressful time of the year! That's where Dixie comes in. We're selected 5 Dixie products that are guaranteed to make your Holidays merry & bright!

Dixie's Relaxing Mints are so subtle they can be popped at the dinner table. Helping you build the confidence to meet that special someone under the mistletoe.     Dixie's Synergy Tinctures combine the therapeutic benefits with CBD with THC. Drop them into your coffee or hot coco and enjoy the cold weather by the fire.     Shopping for that impossible to please family member? Dixie's topical line is the perfect non-psychoactive gift that keeps on giving.   Better than peppermint bark! Our Dixie One White Chocolate Peppermint is the perfect low dose treat to bake into your favorite Holiday goodies. Learn more about Dixie's Products! ...
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TWO NEW CBD LINES FROM DIXIE BRANDS AVAILABLE STARTING BLACK FRIDAY

Starting Black Friday, we invite you to be one of the first to experience the next generation of cannabinoid wellness. Place your order on Black Friday and get FREE SHIPPING anywhere in the United States For nearly 6 years, Dixie has been driven by the healing powers of cannabinoids. And now, we are excited to bring the power of hemp to more people in more places. The future of hemp wellness is more then just passing along cannabinoids like CBD and CBG, it is about tailoring the benefits of those cannabinoids to a persons' specific needs. That is why we have created two targeted lines of products – Therabis for pets and Aceso for people. At Therabis, we know that your pet shapes your life nearly as much as you shape your pet’s. We know that you want to offer the best quality of life you can. And we know that means keeping joints healthy, skin clear and demeanor calm. Which is why we’ve created easy-to-use products that are powered by our proprietary cannabinoid blend...
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Marijuana Legalization Roundup: 2015 A Year in Review

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2015 is almost over? Wow, this year has flown by, probably because we’ve been so busy. As the cannabis industry continues to flourish in fledgling recreational states, legislators and voters, too have been quite busy growing the movement across the country.

This year saw the kickoff of several new markets, and wheels turn in states that were caught up in regulation writing for some time. We also saw encouraging and sometimes surprising progress in states that weren’t even on the radar last year. We’ve provided a snapshot at some of the exciting highlights in cannabis reform from this past year and a look ahead at 2016. [caption id="attachment_6843" align="aligncenter" width="595"] 2015 Marijuana Legalization Map[/caption] Oregon In November, 2014, Oregon became the third state to legalize recreational cannabis! Less than a year after the ballot initiative the state has swiftly organized their recreational program and stores opened for sale October 1st. The Oregon Liquor Control Board, who is responsible for implementation and regulation has provided a four month tax holiday for consumers to become familiar with the program. After the grace period a 25% tax will be applied to purchases. Senate Minority Leader Ted Ferrioli, R-John ...
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