Dispensary/Retail Store Business News

New York Announces MMJ License Winners

Tony C. Dreibus  | July 31, 2015

New York has awarded licenses to grow, process and dispense medical marijuana to five businesses, including three that are already operating MMJ companies in other states or have permits to do so.

PharmaCann, Empire State Health Solutions, Columbia Care NY, Etain and Bloomfield Industries were awarded licenses to each operate one cultivation facility …

First Nevada Dispensary Plans to Open Friday

John Schroyer  | July 30, 2015

By John Schroyer

After multiple delays, the first Nevada medical cannabis dispensary will open for business on Friday ... unless there's another unexpected setback, of course.

Nevada Dispensary Considers Lawsuit Over Delays

Tony C. Dreibus  | July 28, 2015

A dispensary in Nevada that has been hoping to open since February is considering filing a lawsuit against Clark County, claiming officials have arbitrarily held up its grand opening.

The latest roadblock for Euphoria Wellness has been obtaining marijuana from patients for resell, according to the Las Vegas Review Journal.

While state law …

Dispensary Bill on Tap in Michigan

John Schroyer  | July 28, 2015

Concerned with what might happen if voters legalize recreational marijuana at the ballot next year, a Michigan lawmaker who has been a longtime ally of dispensaries is upping his game to get a statewide regulatory system passed in advance of the presidential election.

Republican State Rep. Mike Callton has been attempting to get …