Retail Cannabis Licensing

February 12, 2021
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Does Your Cannabis License Consultant Understand Your Business?

While a cannabis license consultant can help you apply for a retail cannabis license in Vancouver or anywhere in BC, what happens once you’re open for […]
August 31, 2020
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Federally Licensed Cannabis Producer System is Keeping Online Black Market Alive

Owners of licensed retail cannabis stores in BC and other Canadian provinces have good reason to gripe about the competition, but they’re not complaining about other […]
April 24, 2020

Why Canada’s Illegal Online Cannabis Stores Won’t Die

Recreational cannabis may be legal in Canada, but you can’t sell it without a cannabis license. In reality, illegal online cannabis stores operate with seeming impunity. […]
February 26, 2020

BC Cannabis Marketing License Facts

If you want to market cannabis products to private non-medical cannabis retailers or BC Cannabis Stores, you’ll need a cannabis marketing license. Cannabis marketing licenses are […]
December 31, 2019

Canadian Cannabis Licensing 2019 Year in Review

As cannabis license consultants, we’ve been busy following the changes since legalization and we have written about licensing, regulations and other topics of interest to non-medical […]
November 25, 2019

BC Cannabis License Application Requirements and Facts You Might Not Know

The BC cannabis license application process can be complex. Business owners who want to maximize their time, along with their chance of success, should work with a […]
November 14, 2019

Cannabis Edibles and Topicals Now Legal in Canada. Hurry Up and Wait!

As retail cannabis consultants (and liquor consultants) we’ve been amazed at how quickly the cannabis climate in Canada has changed. It’s not that long ago that […]
September 30, 2019

Retail Cannabis in Canada, Part 2: Average Monthly Recreational Cannabis Store Revenue in Canada

In part 1 of this article, we discussed the uneven rollout of recreational cannabis stores in Canada. In this article, we’ll take a shot (from our […]
September 20, 2019

Retail Cannabis in Canada, Part 1: Slow Growth but More Opportunity as the Legal Weed Market Matures

As a liquor and cannabis license consultant, Rebecca Hardin, lead consultant at Thrive Liquor & Cannabis Advisors has been keeping an eye on the performance of […]