How Cannabis Cultivators Can Use Technology to Scale Operations and Remain Compliant

Starting a business is inherently risky but these are especially acute for cannabis cultivators. Uncertainties surrounding marijuana banking and the patchwork of ever-changing and onerous regulations means many cannabis operations start small with a view to scaling-up as and when conditions allow for it. It’d be a mistake to think scaling-up simply means hiring more […]

Essential KPIs You Should Use to Track Your Cannabis Business Growth

How do you measure the success of your marijuana business? Aggregate numbers like sales and expenses are, of course, important but they don’t necessarily give a full picture of a company’s performance, and where it’s likely headed. For a more nuanced understanding of a company’s health, analysts make use of key performance indicators (KPIs). By […]

Cannabis Lease Agreements: Essential Guidance for Protecting Your Business

As with many aspects of doing business as a cannabis enterprise, securing a lease agreement entails extra layers of complexity and considerations that traditional businesses typically don’t have to contend with. This includes the higher rents often demanded by landlords to compensate for the perceived risk of working with a cannabusiness, but there are other […]

3 Ways Dispensaries Can Capitalize On Their Retail Data to Drive Business Growth

As the marijuana industry in the US becomes ever more lucrative, more and more entrepreneurs are looking to get in on the action. Applications for cannabusiness licenses are increasing year on year, with the number of issued retail licenses jumping by nearly 30 percent in the past year. In this increasingly competitive environment, marijuana retailers […]

B2B Cannabis Events: Tips for Getting the Most Out Of Your Ticket

After a two year Covid-induced hiatus, B2B cannabis conference events are back and bigger than ever. Such events are a perfect opportunity for marijuana industry veterans and would-be cannabis entrepreneurs alike to stay ahead of the latest developments and meet like-minded individuals and brands that could well offer more than just a friendly conversation. Before […]

The Professional Services Your Cannabusiness Needs

No business owner can manage their enterprise’s operations alone. That is, not if you want your business to succeed and grow. This is especially the case for businesses in the cannabis space. Complex and ever-changing rules and regulations impose time and resource constraints that are overwhelming and costly to handle alone. That’s why it’s imperative […]

What to Look for When Choosing a Cannabis Accounting Firm

As the cannabis industry in the US matures, there’s a growing need for accountants to service canna-businesses and further professionalize the sector. But given the complexities and risks faced by marijuana businesses due to the plant’s federally-illegal status, it is essential to hire an accounting firm with cannabis industry-specific expertise for three hugely significant reasons. […]