The Tipping Point

November’s historic elections will create massive opportunities for entrepreneurs and propel the industry forward, but uncertainty looms by Marijuana Business Magazine staff Oh, what a night! On the evening of Nov. 8, 2016, voters in eight states approved significant marijuana-related ballot measures, ushering in countless business opportunities and laying the groundwork for immense growth across the cannabis industry. It was … [Continue]

10 Business Takeaways From MJBizCon

Tips & insights for marijuana entrepreneurs from the industry’s largest business conference by Marijuana Business Magazine staff Cannabis business executives offered scores of savvy tips, ideas and insights to entrepreneurs, industry professionals and investors at the annual fall Marijuana Business Conference & Expo, which took … [Continue]

Vetting Expansion Partners

Successful national expansion often requires hooking up with local partners – and vetting them adequately by John Schroyer Expanding into a new cannabis market isn’t easy for plant-touching marijuana companies. Depending on the state, such expansion might require a local partner in order to comply … [Continue]

A Look Ahead

Industry as a whole cannot rest on its recent victories by Omar Sacirbey Biggest Issues Facing MJ Businesses in 2017 Marijuana businesses must successfully navigate a slew of challenges in 2017 if the industry is to continue its economic, financial and legalization inroads of 2016. … [Continue]

Diminishing the Drip

Cultivators can lower their water use and related costs by focusing on everything from automation to wells and hand watering by Omar Sacirbey The $550 that Giving Tree Wellness in Phoenix pays on average for water each month may seem like a drop in the … [Continue]