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Know Your Medicine: Cannabis Edibles Vs. Flower

When Kiva Confections was started in 2010, its founders believed that cannabis was the future of medicine. They saw a growing need for a consistent, delicious edible that would not only help patients in their heal­ing process, it would make them happy. Since that time we have witnessed many advancements in the research, industry, and politics surrounding marijuana, and observed a new growing need emerge: the need for accessible, educative content around cannabis...

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Kiva in the News

“Kiva Confections founders, Scott Palmer and Kristi Knoblich, are two of the kindest people in the cannabis business today, unassuming, ethical, and socially responsible.” So begins DOPE Magazine’s recent article, “Kiva Confections: A Kind Company.” Over the past few months, there has been an abundance of articles praising our company for its elevated branding, user-friendly packaging, patient-focused social media, and high-quality products...

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Win Tickets to See Cheech & Chong on 4/20

KIVA is giving away TWO pairs of tickets to see Cheech Marin and Tommy Chong play at The Novo DTLA next Wed. April 20th! For a chance to win, go to our Instagram account @kiva_confections, tag a friend in the comments, and make sure you're both following that account. For those of you who don't know, Cheech and Chong are a Grammy Award–winning comedy duo who have built a cult following in our community as true cannabis pioneers...

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Kiva in Forbes

KIVA's branding gets a glowing review in this Forbes article, "Six Branding Tips Unique to Cannabusiness" Check out what Jennifer Culpepper, founder of BrandJoint, has to say below... If you visit (KIVA's) website, you’ll see that they show more imagery of the chocolate making process than marijuana. The quality of the chocolate and cannabis comes through in the quality of their photos and brand design. While the package design is quite clean and simple, it is also clearly marked with the necessary dosing information...

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Kiva Patient New Zealand Trial

Now this is an incredible story! California-born woman Rebecca Reider shipped KIVA bars back to her residence in New Zealand to help her manage her chronic pain. Her bars were intercepted and the police confiscated more in her home, leaving Rebecca to face a raft of criminal charges. In a show of compassion and common sense, the judge cleared Ms. Reider of all charges and set a clear example for patients turning to cannabis for their medical needs...

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