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Daily Marijuana Observer: Wana Brands Enters Michigan Through Licensing Agreement with High Life Farms

As Michigan prepares for its new cannabis regulations to go into effect on January 1st of the new year, the Wolverine State is the next stop in Wana Brands’ global expansion plans. Already the United States’ #1 ranked edible brand according to BDS Analytics, Wana Brands’ partnership with High Life Farms will bring the popular edible maker’s consistent and reliable gummies… read more

Westword: Wana Gummie? Wana Brands CEO on Why People Like Candy Edibles.

The edibles game can be a screwy one for the legal cannabis industry, with a roulette of changing regulations and constantly evolving market demand. New government rules on dosing and packaging can end a company overnight; if those don’t do it, then ever-changing extraction technology and consumer habits just might, with new forms of consumption… read more

The Barron Report: The Future of Edibles in the U.S. and Canada

On this episode of The Barron Report, Paul Barron is joined by Nancy Whiteman, founder and CEO of Wana Brands, the leading edibles company in the Colorado medical marijuana industry in terms of quality, consistency, and potency. The two discuss future innovations, laws, and potential brands entering the marijuana industry.… read more

CNBC: This 60-year-old with an MBA now brings in millions selling cannabis candies

Whiteman, 60, is co-founder and CEO of Wana Brands, a manufacturer of cannabis-infused edibles based in Boulder, Colorado. Wana (short for “marijuana”) specializes in gummies. The candies don’t look like gummy bears or worms — that’s illegal in the state (too appealing to kids). Wana candies are small squares or circles dusted in sugar.… read more

Forbes: Meet Nancy Whiteman: A Cannabis Exec Making Serious Coin With Gummies

As founder and CEO of Wana Brands, Nancy Whiteman certainly doesn’t fit the stereotype of a cannabis entrepreneur. She’s 60 years old, Ivy League-educated and was the owner of a marketing consulting firm before detouring into the space eight years ago. Last year, her company, which makes cannabis gummies, was ranked number one in the edibles category in… read more