Manufacturing News

Executive Spotlight of Allay Consulting Founder/CEO

This is an excerpt from an article found on greenmarketreport.com FULL ARTICLEKimberly Stuck was the first Marijuana Specialist for the Denver Department of Environmental Health, and therefore, the first Marijuana Specialist for a public health authority in the...

Q & A with Allay Founder

This is an excerpt from an article found on Artemis' Website FULL ARTICLEThis week we continue our blog partner series with Kim Stuck, Founder and CEO of Allay Consulting.Travis (Artemis):  Today we are meeting with Kim Stuck of Allay Consulting, a partner of Artemis....

Aligning cannabis with FDA standards

This is an excerpt from an article found on Food Safety Strategies FULL ARTICLECannabis edibles and beverages are a new market for some states; others have been slowly honing their new products for years now. However, there is a need for more guidelines from the FDA,...

Cannabis Certification Primer: ISO 9001 & 22000

This is an excerpt from an article found on Company Week FULL ARTICLEISO, the International Organization for Standardization, has been bringing standards to manufacturers and other businesses since 1947.It's developed more than 23,000 standards in its existence,...

Allay Consulting on GMP in Company Week

This is an excerpt from an article found on Company Week FULL ARTICLE Certification Primer: GMP GMP, short for Good Manufacturing Practice, is a set of ever-evolving standards that have the force of law in guiding food and pharmaceutical production in the U.S. and...

Allay Consulting Owner Featured in Company Week

This is an excerpt from an article found on Company Week FULL ARTICLE Kim Stuck was Colorado's first "marijuana specialist" for DDPHE, the Denver Department of Public Health & Environment. Today she helps cannabis companies on the journey to more professional...

Marijuana Edibles and Cross-Contamination Risks

This is an excerpt from an article found on totalfood.com/ FULL ARTICLE As marijuana is being legalized in certain states, people are using it in many forms, including edibles. Unfortunately, food safety isn’t always top-of-mind when preparing marijuana edibles, and...

The Importance of SOP’s

Certain Cannabis SOP ’s are required in all facilities. However, in order to create a record of compliance and to avoid risk it is often beneficial for companies to have many more SOP’s than required. At the company level, SOP’s are a set of step-by-step instructions...

Banking in the Cannabis Industry

In the Cannabis Banking world, most banks refuse even the most basic functions to anyone with a cannabis license. As a result, businesses are faced with numerous issues from security to paying taxes, and are scrambling for a better solution. At the moment cannabis is...