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T.L. Stanley

T.L. Stanley is a Los Angeles-based senior editor at Adweek, where she specializes in consumer trends, cannabis marketing, plant-based food products, pop culture and creativity.

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Legal Cannabis Could Become a $30 Billion US Industry in 2022. Here’s Where It Will Grow

Beer, Spirits & Cannabis

Still federally illegal, the category has boomed amid the pandemic and shows no sign of slowing.

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Top 5 Plant-Based Food Campaigns of 2021

Year in Review

As plant-based food is expected to continue its double-digit growth, besting 2020's $7 billion in retail sales, marketing in the category has a new attitude.

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Here’s How People Feel About Boozy Holiday Office Parties and Family Gatherings

Beer, Spirits & Cannabis

According to a recent survey, 70% of people think there’s too much booze served at employer-sponsored holiday parties, and 54% said a relative's drunken antics "changed the family dynamic."

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Top 5 Cannabis Marketing Moves of 2021

Year in Review

From activations to campaigns to film, this part of the industry is seeing a boon that doesn't seem like it's going to end any time soon.

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Kate Hudson Mixes Chronic Holiday Cocktails With King St. Vodka and THC-Laced Cann

Beer, Spirits & Cannabis

The star-studded video breaks ground by featuring the popular “social tonic” as a key ingredient in a festive adult refreshment.

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These NFTs Are ‘2021’s Worst Holiday Gift.’ Here’s Why You Should Buy Them Anyway

Travel & Transportation

VisitLEX and agency Cornett created 'Non-Fungible Thoroughbreds' as a cheeky holiday gift and a fundraiser for a horse charity.

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450 Cannabis Brands Gathered in Palm Springs. Here’s What You Could Learn From Them

Beer, Spirits & Cannabis

Adweek attended the recent cannabis convention Hall of Flowers, held for the first time in Palm Springs, picking up on the latest industry trends and getting a serious contact high.

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Why This Cannabis Brand Made an 850-Pound Pot Brownie—Possibly the World’s Largest

Beer, Spirits & Cannabis

Multi-state cannabis company MariMed celebrates "OG" weed culture with an 850-pound brownie stunt.

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This Dutch Grocery Chain Created a Tiny, Furry Love Story for the Holidays

Retailing

There's a connection of the adorable animal kind in a spot from agency TBWA\Neboko.

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This Ad Has a Simple Tip for Getting Boomers To Eat Plant-Based This Holiday

Plant-Based Products

Here’s a surefire way to get the boomer demographic to eat more plant-based food: Just don’t tell them you’ve swapped out their beloved hen eggs for the faux version. Then [...]