Santa Rosa-based ShiKai Products gets business bump using cannabis ingredient BILL SWINDELL THE PRESS DEMOCRAT August 28, 2020 Preview from article: The legalization of cannabis for recreational use in California has lured tons of investor money into the so-called green rush. That has b...CBD is short for cannabidiol, one of over a hundred compounds called cannabinoids. They were given the name ‘cannabinoid’ because researchers identified the first cannabinoid compounds while trying to understand the properties of cannabis (marijuana and hemp). Research in the 1940s by American o...Personal Care Stalwart Dives InBy Todd Runestad, New Hope Network ShiKai is a pioneering personal care brand that has produced topicals, creams and lotions for 50 years. With all the risk inherent in the emerging CBD/hemp extract business, why would a legacy company launch a CBD lotion? “We go ...