June 30, 2015

Common Medical Marijuana Dispensary Misconceptions

Don’t be fooled; there’s a lot of misinformation out there — especially concerning the medical marijuana industry. Our medical marijuana consulting representatives can help you discern between fact and fiction. For starters, check out these […] Read more

June 22, 2015

Mobile Tools for the Legal Marijuana Community

It may come as no surprise that the medical marijuana industry was quick to get digitalized. Like the catchphrase says, “There’s an app for that,” nowadays, there are multiple smartphone apps for every need — including […] Read more

June 10, 2015

Legalizing Marijuana: Where the US Currently Stand …

The Medical Marijuana movement started on the West Coast and has slowly but steadily moved east. Soon after California approved medical marijuana in 1996, other western states followed (Oregon, Washington, and Alaska in 1998; Hawaii […] Read more

June 3, 2015

Marijuana Dispensaries: A Growing Industry

With 24 states already legal to sell some aspect of marijuana, whether it be cannabis oil, medicinal marijuana or recreational, there is no doubt that marijuana is on the rise. With that growth comes an […] Read more

June 3, 2015

Reasons Why Dispensaries Fail: How to Avoid Making …

Ask any entrepreneur: Starting a company isn’t easy. Currently, 30% of all new businesses fail within the first two years — and the cannabis industry is no exception. In fact, for marijuana businesses, a 40% failure […] Read more

May 26, 2015

How-To Equip Your Security Team to Handle the Most …

Many successful business owners face security threats, but owning a marijuana dispensary comes with a few extra concerns. As the cannabis industry becomes more prevalent, criminals will target dispensaries, looking for any opportunity to benefit […] Read more

May 21, 2015

Pros and Cons of Dispensaries Selling Recreational …

This year, the number of states allowing the use of recreational marijuana will double, as Oregon and Alaska join Colorado and Washington. The question of how the recreational and medical markets will coexist and operate […] Read more

May 6, 2015

Cannabis Dispensary Consultants Talk Financials

As the marijuana industry expands, regulations are changing, and so are buy-in costs. Many entrepreneurs hope to enter the medical marijuana field, appreciating the substantial profits that may be earned. However, as the industry grows, […] Read more

April 28, 2015

Operations Planning is Key to a Successful Cannabi …

Operations are the core of a strong medical marijuana business plan. Without strong standard operating procedures, a cannabis dispensary can quickly deteriorate into chaos and failure. This is true for every business, but because the […] Read more