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Atrium Dispensary: Targeting the Southern California Luxury Market

The first thing visitors notice upon entering Atrium in Woodland Hills, California, is the strange absence of the classic dank dispensary waft. With freshly...
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Industry Insights and Cannabis Statistics for September 2019

From retail purchase data to demographics and financial insight, a little knowledge can go a long way. Unlike in mainstream industries however, cannabis statistics...
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Gobbling Up the Market: Consumers Increasingly Seek Ingestible Products

Consumers have spoken, and they want to consume cannabis. In rapidly growing numbers, both connoisseurs and the curious prefer cannabinoid-infused treats, snacks, drinks, and...
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The State of Legal Cannabis Markets (Infographic)

This sampling of key insights, created as a cannabis markets infographic exclusively for mg by BDS Analytics (it appeared in the August, 2019 issue),...
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Illinois Issues First Recreational Cannabis Retail Licenses

Illinois issued its first recreational cannabis retail licenses this week and sales are set to begin next year. Five shops across Illinois in Naperville, Mundelein,...
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Futuristic Technologies May Be the Path Forward for Cannabis Retail

From artificial intelligence to augmented reality, it's a new frontier for cannabis retail. Here, four experts chime in on your burning questions. In what ways...
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Weedmaps Will No Longer Host Illegal Cannabis Businesses

IRVINE, Calif. – Online cannabis platform Weedmaps on Wednesday announced they will no longer host pages for illegal cannabis retailers. "Weedmaps always has and will...
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Decoding the New and Veteran Cannabis Consumer to Increase Sales

For an industry that was born in backwoods and back rooms across the United States, it didn’t take long for cannabis to become a...
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The Point of Sale Is Your Point of Success

In Touchpoint #6 of the Customer Journey series, we welcomed you to the heart of the shopping experience—The Showroom. This is the confluence of...
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Leveraging Dispensary Data: It’s a Treasure Trove of Information

Too many operators focus on a few bottom-line numbers and make big decisions without understanding the elements that make up a performance metric. “Our...