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A Paradigm Shift in Cannabis Dispensary Design

So, here we are in the twenty-first century, in a global marketplace and an era where design impacts everything around us. And better yet,...

2019: A Year of Trolling, Tipping Points, and Trump

The initial dust-up over author Alex Berenson’s Tell Your Children: The Truth About Marijuana, Mental Illness, and Violence has subsided, but no one should...
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Sometimes the Packaging Is the Product

How many readers are over the age of 50? And how many are women? If you fall into these two categories, you’re in luck…this...
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Let’s Talk Privately: Design Consultation for your Consultation Room

In our previous session, we discussed the importance of creating a first and lasting impression in the lobby and check-in area. This space is...
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Surviving the Harsh Realities of Branding

A few years ago, I had the privilege of speaking at a major cannabis conference about marketing and branding. The room was packed with...
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LaCroix, Lawsuits, and Linalool: the Natural-Vs-Synthetic Terpene Debate

I’ve always been a vocal fan of LaCroix sparkling water. I drink so much of it my friends say I should own stock in...
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3 Ways to Winterize Your Greenhouse

In colder climates, greenhouse growers can see profits take a dip. Without a doubt, this largely is due to the hefty cost of heating....
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Big Tobacco, Pharma, and Alcohol are All-in on Cannabis: What Now?

Until recently, the popular photoshopped carton of Marlboro cigarettes—with a serrated cannabis leaf in place of Philip Morris International’s gilded crest—was little more than...
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What Lies Ahead for Legal and Legislative Developments in 2019

Cannabis laws moved forward in a herky-jerky fashion during 2018. The year started with California’s recreational market kicking off just as now-former U.S. Attorney...
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9 Cannabis Industry Predictions for 2019

As we enter 2019, it’s time to share my annual predictions for what the coming year has in store for the cannabis industry and...