September 2, 2015

Entering the Edible Market: Packing and Labeling f …

The marijuana edible market is booming. As demand for edibles grows, states are creating tighter restrictions on edible packaging and labeling. For continued success, dispensaries must stay current on edible marijuana requirements. As is the […] Read more

August 25, 2015

Creating a Productive Work Culture at Your Cannabi …

You don’t have to choose: Work can be both fun and productive. The most effective employees enjoy their jobs. But (like everything in life) there must be a balance. Excessive fun delays the workflow, while […] Read more

August 19, 2015

Seven Future Trends for Cannabis Dispensaries

Marijuana consulting services such as ours must keep abreast of developments in the cannabis world. Today, with medical marijuana legal in 23 states and pending in 9 more, it’s not hard to predict that the […] Read more

August 13, 2015

The Growing Need For A Cannabis Dispensary Securit …

On a given day a cannabis dispensary could have thousands of dollars in cash on hand. This makes these businesses a hot target for criminals. By implementing a sound security plan, you reduce your chances […] Read more

August 11, 2015

Advantages of Investing in a Cannabis Dispensary

This year, the cannabis dispensary market is predicted to achieve $3.3 billion in sales. As medical marijuana consultants, we recognize that these are the early days of the “Green Rush.” ArcView Group predicts 32% growth […] Read more

August 5, 2015

Interior Design Trends for Marijuana Dispensaries

Interior design is an important aspect of opening a dispensary. Beyond the permitting paperwork, it’s important to consider the impact of your retail space. The marijuana space is unique because it is still associated in […] Read more

July 29, 2015

The History of Medical Marijuana

Medical marijuana has a long and rich history. Consulting historical records, we find marijuana listed as a therapeutic plant across cultures and eras. Around 2900 BC, Chinese Emperor Fu Hsi referenced cannabis (“Ma” in Chinese) […] Read more

July 14, 2015

Investors Are a Necessity When Opening Your Own Di …

Marijuana is a multi-billion dollar industry that banks won’t touch, due to discrepancies in medical marijuana law. Without access to traditional funding mechanisms, marijuana dispensary owners must rely on private investors. Medical Marijuana Law and […] Read more

July 8, 2015

Must-Know Terms for Working in the Cannabis Indust …

The steady legalization of medical and recreational marijuana represents our time’s gold rush. The “Green Rush” toward cannabis development represents a tantalizing opportunity for savvy entrepreneurs. You don’t have to know everything before diving in. […] Read more