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'We're Bankrupting You. You're Done': How an Acquisition Dream Became a Nightmare

Sackville & Co survived an acquisition fiasco in 2019, but they bought the company back and are now thriving. Here's what they learned.


Many small cannabis companies dream about being acquired by a multi-million-dollar public company, but what if that dream becomes a nightmare?

Hayley Dineen and Lana Van Brunt lived through that harrowing experience, but rather than back down, they took matters into their own hands. They are the Brooklyn-based duo behind Sackville & Co., a design-focused contemporary cannabis lifestyle brand. What happened to them offers valuable lessons on how to manage M&As in your own business.

Listen to their story on this week's episode of The Green Entrepreneur Podcast.