Category Archive for "Marijuana Retail"

What CA Retail should learn now

December 9, 2018
Jay Lauren

Lessons from Colorado in 2015: Year 2 of legal sales As CA’s first year of legal adult-use comes to a close, we’ve seen both progress and bottlenecks in the development of our retail industry…all of which was to be expected. It’s…

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California’s (Proposed) Medical Marijuana Regulations

May 7, 2017
Jay Lauren

Posted regulations, public meetings, and comment period BUREAU OF MARIJUANA CONTROL CALIFORNIA CODE OF REGULATIONS TITLE 16, DIVISION 42 MEDICAL CANNABIS REGULATION NOTICE OF PROPOSED RULEMAKING Notice is hereby given that the Bureau of Marijuana Control (bureau), formerly named the…

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Bitcoin Solutions for the Marijuana Industry

September 6, 2016
Jay Lauren

Transparency is an issue for every business, whether or not using Bitcoin Banking vs. Bitcoin: There are currently 375 financial institutions accepting merchant accounts from marijuana-related businesses (or MRB’s, in the world of financial acronyms). These merchant accounts are neither…

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Dispensaries in Las Vegas: Refreshing Retail Experience

November 5, 2015
Jay Lauren

Nevada did a wonderful thing when they allowed out-of-state patients access to the state’s medical marijuana dispensaries: anyone with a Doctor’s recommendation, along with a valid state-issued ID/driver’s license from the same state, is allowed to purchase up to 2.5…

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Denver: 100 Marijuana Stores in 1 Weekend!

November 2, 2015
Jay Lauren

We are just recovering from a whirlwind tour of Denver, where we visited over 100 marijuana stores (retail and medical) in a single weekend. What a difference a year makes! The retail experience has evolved dramatically since January 2014. Strung-up banners are…

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