Ancillary Marijuana Companies

Marijuana Software, Technology Firms on Fire as Inventory Tracking Needs Grow

John Schroyer  | December 18, 2014

By John Schroyer

As the marijuana trade has matured and moved into the limelight, one of the more pressing questions states and legitimate businesses are grappling with is how to track inventory.

Keeping close tabs on marijuana and infused products decreases the opportunities for shady … [Continue]

Cannabis Business Accelerator to Help 20 Startups

Tony C. Dreibus  | December 16, 2014

Startup companies focusing on the ancillary cannabis market will get a helping hand – and a cash infusion – as part of a new business accelerator program set to launch in Colorado.

CanopyBoulder, which acts as a mentor to companies developing ancillary marijuana products and … [Continue]

Tommy Chong Wants to Create Cannabis Business Brand

John Schroyer  | December 15, 2014

Tommy Chong served as a poster child for the marijuana movement back in the 1970s, and he still has sizable name recognition among cannabis users today.

Now, he’s aiming to make the leap from advocacy and cannabis-themed comedy to the business world by developing a … [Continue]

Ohio Firm Lands Big Bank Loan After Battling Cannabis Stigma

John Schroyer  | November 25, 2014

Even companies that don’t touch cannabis – but have clients that do – can have a hard time getting financial backing.

Witness Apeks, an Ohio-based company that makes extraction equipment for marijuana processors.

Despite a healthy balance sheet and solid future business prospects, the company … [Continue]