Category: Business

Marketing in Action: The process and the results

August 21st, 2019

One key to standing out in a competitive, growing industry is a thoughtful, deliberate approach to marketing and public relations. And nowhere is this more true than in the booming cannabis industry. Businesses that are the most successful — and able to sustain that success — will often be the…

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Wage compliance

August 14th, 2019

Not just an afterthought

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Bear Market

August 7th, 2019

What’s Wrong in California?

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Selling your cannabis business?

August 1st, 2019

Is your business special? Sure it is! Just like a homeowner who puts his or her house on the market and expects that it will achieve a premium value because it is “special,” almost every business owner thinks their business should achieve a multiple of value in excess of the…

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Trade War on Drugs

July 10th, 2019

Additional costs threaten already tight margins

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Five leading states to start a new cannabis business

July 9th, 2019

Five states immediately come to my mind as the best places to start a cannabis business. I’ve broken down some of the legalities to consider from each state if you’re looking to start a cannabis business.   Massachusetts Although Massachusetts voters approved a measure legalizing the recreational use of cannabis…

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Selling your cannabis business?

June 25th, 2019

Most cannabis business owners looking to sell their businesses ask the same two opening questions: 1. “What metrics are used to determine the value of my business when a buyer is looking to make an acquisition?” 2. “What are the top three or four steps I can take to maximize…

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Common Issues with Plastic Cannabis Packaging (And How to Avoid Them)

June 13th, 2019

An important but sometimes overlooked detail for a new cannabis business is the product packaging. The packaging design for your cannabis product is vital to establishing your brand and building a loyal customer base. Your packaging can significantly impact your business: from keeping your products safe and secure, to your…

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Questions abound for alcohol beverage companies

June 6th, 2019

Faced with expansive entrepreneurial opportunities in the marijuana and hemp industries, alcohol beverage suppliers within the United States are faced with an existential conundrum of sorts: Do they jump into the fray or lose loyal customers to novel products in the rapidly expanding cannabis marketplace? Furthermore, given the complexities of…

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Insurance checklist: What you need to know

June 4th, 2019

Cannabis insurance is an evolving topic. State and local laws continue to change, more insurance companies are looking for opportunities to expand their current product offerings and cannabis businesses are looking to insure against risks like any other business would. It is also becoming more common for state and local…

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Marijuana has always been a hot commodity, albeit a taboo one, but regardless of whether the market is recreational, medical, grey or black, the product has never been a tough sell. Now more than ever cannabis is in the mainstream and public demand has spread from millennials to baby-boomers. But alongside the demand for product comes the demand for producers, retailers, processors and hundreds of ancillary businesses that have long-existed as packaging suppliers, design firms, soil producers and countless other roles that could easily transition to the new industry.

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Growing cannabis, as it turns out, isn’t the hardest part of operating in the new industry. The appeal of the new industry has depleted plenty of bank accounts and 401ks from enthusiasts who never thought the day would come when cannabis could be legally bought and sold. Believing that the plant would remain underground isn’t the greatest oversight, but opening a business in one of the most regulated industries without any preparation or experience could be aptly described as “disastrous.”

Marijuana Venture is the densest, monthly magazine dedicated to those brave individuals who are willing to walk along the bleeding edge of legalization and help normalize cannabis businesses.  Every issue is packed with useful articles that help business owners navigate through their specific recreational and medical markets.

Part of what makes Marijuana Venture successful was the editorial decision to keep valuable content as the number on driving force behind each issue. While many other magazines have followed the Internet’s “quick and digestible” model, Marijuana Venture has opted to boycott cartoony graphics and “top 5” lists out of the magazine in order to keep long-form articles with actual useful information for current and potential business owners. The decision has earned the magazine both critical and public acclaim.

Every month Marijuana Venture provides solutions for industry business owners. Drawing answers from experts across the globe to contribute original content that cannot be found anywhere else. Marijuana Venture was built to satiate the needs of licensed marijuana business owners regardless of what state, county or city they operate from. The magazine features articles on the following:

Marijuana Venture is an award-winning, nationally distributed magazine dedicated to helping marijuana business owners stay legal and profitable. takes the articles on all of the above and more from the monthly publication and re-publishes them for growers searching for an online-hub of reliable information.

New articles, covering nearly every facet of owning, operating and growing a marijuana business are posted daily at noon.

For questions, comments or suggestions please contact the staff here. 

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