This Sunday, most of the world rang in the New Year with the regular fanfare and rigamarole. Meanwhile, the former sovereign now most populous state of California celebrated in its own special way: by re-legalizing marijuana sales. California, the world’s 6th largest economy, now offers cannabis for purchase en mase 111 years after the 1907..
Ready or not California, the world’s sixth largest economy, is going to the green side on January 1, 2018. Despite this measure being passed in November of 2016, state officials are scrambling to make sure everything runs smoothly during the first 120 days during the initial transition. The California Department of Public Health’s Manufactured..
November Legal Round Up November welcomed another wave of change for the cannabis industry – both nationally and internationally. Multiple ballot measures, plus a couple of gubernatorial candidates’ successes are canaries in the coal mine for cannabis prohibition repeal. From the first baby steps of public hearings to emergency initiatives for recreational measures slated..
The fundamental message of this post is: HIRE A PROFESSIONAL. If you read no further, you’ve gotten the message. But you might be thinking, “Gosh, how do I go about that?” Well, you’ve already done some good preparation: You’ve thought about who and what your business is, who your customers and competition are, and why..
More difficult than choosing a name for your child is choosing a name for your business For one thing, when choosing your child’s name, you don’t have to make sure no one else is already using or claiming the name you want. You don’t have to do a search to see if .com is available..
Remove the limitation of your customer only having “X” number of dollars in their wallet. With cashless payment options customers can add that cookie or gummy or new strain to their purchase. Giving your customers the option of paying with plastic reduces the costs and risks of dealing in cash and increases per-transaction sales revenues…
People behind the initiatives and changes in the industry. SingleSeed’s target market is dispensary owners. When we did our research and began meeting our customers we were pleased to learn about half were women. It is only in the past few months, reading articles which led to scouring board lists, and then searching for more..
Revolutionary, diabolical, ingenious. Whatever word you choose to describe the extraordinary inventiveness that is accompanying the growth of the cannabis industry these four companies manifest it. As new companies and products are developed every day, what we find particularly interesting about the following companies is that they have taken existing products and services and adapted..
Cannabis Banking for Legal Cannabis Businesses: Part 2 THE GUIDANCE The recent Treasury Department Guidance was hailed as happy news. It was reported this was finally the reassurance banks needed from the federal government to open their doors to legal cannabis dispensaries. Four months and only a handful of banks are offering bank accounts to legal..