Retail Businesses

Critics of 'Big Weed' Fret Over Retail Cannabis Slotting Fees

Cannabis retailers are charging between $1,000 and about $50,000 for prime shelf real estate, according to various reports. This development has boutique brands worried.

WeedWeek

3 Best Practices For Cannabis Retail Business Owners During A Crisis

Dispensaries are leading by example in the retail space by embracing proactive solutions in order to engage with customers, protect the safety of their employees, and give back to local communities.

Kintu Patel

Pay To Play: Cannabis Brands Fork Over Cash For Retail Shelf Space

While slotting fees are common among mainstream retailers, many in the cannabis industry are just starting to encounter them.

Margaret Jackson

Legalization Is Coming To Your State. Are You Ready?

Four critical lessons for retailers looking to get into the recreational market.

Chris Melillo

The 5 Best CBD Gummies on the Market Right Now

From flavor to function, we've got you covered.

Aimee Tariq

How to Staff a Cannabis Retail Operation

Here's an in-depth look at 5 of the key roles a cannabis retailer should fill.

Anne Forkutza

Convenience Stores Want to Be Your Local Cannabis Market

The trade association for convenience stores says stores that check IDs before selling cigarettes and beer should be allowed to sell weed, too.

Brendan Bures

Study Finds Cannabis Dispensaries Don't Cause High Crime or Low Property Values

Pretty much every concern that prompts towns to deny dispensaries is either unfounded or the opposite of what's true.

Analysis: Cannabis Shops Linked to Lower Crime, Increased Property Values

A store selling legal marijuana is good for the neighborhood, so why do so many towns forbid them from opening shop?

David Downs

Searching 'Dispensary Near Me': What Dispensaries Need to Know About SEO

A dispensary is a brick-and-mortar store and your customers need to be able to find it.

Planet 13 Is The Largest Dispensary In the Known Galaxy

We visited the Las Vegas superstore of weed and were not disappointed.

Jonathan Small

Meet the Entrepreneur Selling Weed In Non-Cannabis Stores Across Europe

A regulatory quirk opened the door and, inevitably, an entrepreneur stepped in.

Javier Hasse