News & Analysis

High on business: Marijuanettes rapidly gaining popularity in the US

- August 8, 2013 3 MIN READ

Only two days after the American states of Washington and Colorado voted to regulate marijuana the same as alcohol on November 6, 2012, Prohibition Brands was born. The business now specialises in the manufacturing, licensing, and distribution of consumable marijuana smoking products; and has experienced rapid growth in just nine months since its inception.

Profiles

10 startup scenes in 20 days … the Recap

- February 25, 2013 1 MIN READ

Over the past 9 weeks our Blogger Simon Walker has shared with us his 20 day adventure in which he looked at the startup scene of 10 US cities, the final episode airs this week on shoestring.com.au – so let’s have a look back over the past 9 weeks at the previous episodes.

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The LEEAP Project, Episode 8 – Washington.

- February 13, 2013 1 MIN READ

This week Simon touches down in the place where the power players of the entire country come to play, but is Washington just a place for senators and presidents? Come with us as we explore the not so well known [to us anyway] world of Washington startups, you’ll be very surprised at what we discover!