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ASTM's New Cannabis Committee

ASTM International announced yesterday the launch of a new committee focused on creating technical standards and guidance materials for cannabis and its products and processes. Yesterday, about 60 industry representatives, and associations, including Kiva Confections, convened at ASTM International’s global headquarters near Philadelphia and decided to create a volunteer committee on cannabis...

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Study: Cannabis Users Prefer To Feel Present, Focused

Kiva is very excited to be included in Miner & Co. Studio's breakdown of the importance of cannabis branding and packaging. Their study's findings about the new, sophisticated cannabis user is exactly why we created our new microdose mint Petra. "A new class of Cannabis Consumers is reshaping marijuana culture. These individuals break the ‘out of it’ stoner stereotype in favor of feeling more ‘present’ and ‘mindful’ while they consume cannabis...

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Introducing Petra mints

Kiva Confections just debuted its first non-chocolate, sugar-free product for California patients. Petra mints are a microdosed blend of CA grown cannabis, green tea matcha, and the zesty, refreshing flavors of Moroccan Mint and Eucalyptus. One mint contains only 2.5 MG of THC, a sub-psychoactive dose for most patients that still boasts a range of other benefits. Microdose products like Petra allow individuals to find their minimum effective dose so they can experience the most health benefits of the plant with the fewest side effects...

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CCIA LAUNCHES SAFECANNABISUSE.COM

The Manufacturing Committee of the CCIA (California Cannabis Industry Association) is proud to launch the release of the Safe Cannabis Guide at SafeCannabisUse.com and its accompanying 'Safe Cannabis Use Day' Social Media campaign on Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2016. This is the first orchestrated cannabis safety campaign of this scale. On Nov. 15, CCIA businesses are email blasting their patients, and sharing one of two series of social media images online to help spread this important information- the Youth Safety Series and New Patients Guide...

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Kiva's Microdosing Philospohy featured in Mashable

"We believe that in a couple years microdosing is going to be the most popular way people use cannabis. In the same way we take vitamin C and zinc to avoid getting sick, we will be taking cannabis to stay healthy and safely manage stress and anxiety.” Kiva is featured in Mashable's new article, A guide to marijuana microdosing: How tiny hits could be the future of weed. In it, Kiva's Marketing Comm...

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