CanPay Expands Services To Include Cannabis Ecommerce

debit payment solution now available in 120 retail locations across 14 states

Debit Payment Solution Now Available in 120 Retail Locations Across 14 States COLORADO: CanPay, a leading debit payment solution for the cannabis industry, has begun offering ecommerce payment solutions.  In addition to expanding payments online, CanPay has doubled the number of states it operates to 14, including: New York, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Michigan and New Mexico. Read the full article…

BDS Analytics Raises $3.5 Million In Series B

BDS Analytics, Raises $3.5 Million in Series B

COLORADO:  BDS Analytics, a leading provider of cannabis market intelligence and consumer research, has raised $3.5 million in Series B funding in a round led by CanopyVentures and Altitude Investment Management, with participation from other leading investors, including Panther Opportunity Fund, and follow-on investments from several existing investors. “We are very pleased to receive investments from such an illustrious Read the full article…

Baker And 8 Other Leading Cannabis Companies Launch The “Future of Cannabis Retail”

The Future of Cannabis Retail

COLORADO: Baker, a leading cannabis industry CRM, along with eight other cannabis companies, have debuted Future of Cannabis Retail, a movement dedicated to helping the cannabis industry evolve and operate as a collaborative ecosystem. The movement, which was first teased out on social media in April with the hashtag #futureofcannabisretail and has since created buzz across the industry, includes a short film Read the full article…

Denver’s Sixth Annual Mother’s High Tea – Tea Along the Silk Road Is May 11th

Mother’s High Tea, is the signature social event for the cannabis advocacy and business communities. It is a family friendly, public high tea, designed to normalize legalized cannabis and those who work in the cannabis industry and advocacy

COLORADO:  The Sixth Annual Mother’s High Tea - Tea Along the Silk Road, featuring an inspiring speaker program, activities, nonprofit education and tea menu, takes place at Denver’s McNichols Building on Friday May 11, 2018. Organized by “Cannabis Maven” Susan Squibb, the public, non-consumption event celebrates mothers, business women and advocates in the cannabis community. Speakers: This year’s Read the full article…

Organa Brands First Cannabis Company To Be Named Top Workplace By The Denver Post

“Becoming a Top Workplace isn’t something organizations can buy”

COLORADO: Organa Brands, the world’s leading cannabis distributor, has been named a 2018 Top Workplace by The Denver Post. Organa Brands is deeply humbled to be the first cannabis company to have received this honor. “We are extremely proud of the culture we have built at Organa Brands, and that culture is reflected in this award,” said Read the full article…

Marijuana Refinery Sues Boulder-Based Wana Brands Alleging $5 Million in Damages Following Failed Merger

LP's lawsuit says merger discussions ended in December 2017 after its sales allegedly plummeted and several LP employees resigned allegedly in anticipation of the merger.

COLORADO: A Colorado marijuana refinery, LP Capital LLC (LP), has sued Mountain High Products, which does business as Wana Brands, an edibles company, and the edible maker’s CEO following a failed merger. The refinery’s lawsuit (District Court, Boulder County, 2018CV30336) seeks monetary damages, to enjoin Wana from using and continuing to use certain business information learned during Read the full article…

Leafbuyer Partners With DOPE Media

Leafbuyer Becomes the Official Cannabis Deals Partner to One of the Largest and Most Well-Known Cannabis Content Sites

COLORADO: Leafbuyer Technologies, a leading cannabis technology platform, has announced a new partnership with DOPE Media. The new partnership will significantly expand the reach of Leafbuyer’s deals platform to millions of new cannabis users across North America. Leafbuyer, a leading cannabis deals network, drives business to dispensaries and product clients through its online platform and network of sites. The announced Read the full article…

Wurk Raises $3.2 Million In Bridge Funding Round

The company, which helps cannabis companies manage payroll, human resources, timekeeping, scheduling and tax compliance, streamlines operations and minimizes compliance risks in the ever-changing cannabis regulatory environment.

COLORADO: Wurk, the workforce management company for the cannabis industry, has raised $3.2 million in a bridge funding round, with participation from both new and returning investors, including Poseidon Asset Management, which led the round, as well as Phyto Partners, Altitude Investment Partners, Arcview Investor Network and Arcadian Fund. According to a company press release, Wurk will utilize the new Read the full article…

Creator Of Blue Moon Plans Cannabis-Infused Craft Beer

CREATOR OF BLUE MOON SETS SIGHTS ON CANNABIS-INFUSED CRAFT BEER

COLORADO: When Keith Villa, Ph.D., the creator and head brewmaster of Blue Moon Brewing Company, announced his retirement from MolsonCoors in January 2018 after 32 years of service, he hinted about plans to create a new beverage product with “cutting edge” ingredients. Those plans are now coming to fruition with the official launch of CERIA™ Read the full article…

Denver To Hold Permitting Event For Marijuana Facilities March 7

On March 7, experts from Denver Excise and Licenses, Community Planning and Development, Denver Fire Department, and the Department of Public Health and Environment will host a forum on licensing, permitting, and inspections for the marijuana industry.

COLORADO: On March 7, experts from Denver Excise and Licenses, Community Planning and Development, Denver Fire Department, and the Department of Public Health and Environment will host a forum on licensing, permitting, and inspections for the marijuana industry. Officials will walk through requirements for new and expanding marijuana stores, centers, and grows, and answer questions on Read the full article…