On March 3, 2021, Business of Cannabis held its second in an event series focused on cannabis retail. The Business of Cannabis Retail Series is presented by Vetrina Group – a leading cannabis retail consultancy.
The event featured in-depth conversations and updates on the foundational technology required for cannabis retailers pre- and post-opening. The event featured the varied, but complimentary, technology required for cannabis retailers to operate both compliantly and successfully, ranging from essential consumer insights to point-of-sale to e-commerce capabilities and payment services.
5 Minutes with a Retailer | Lisa Bigioni, Stok’d Cannabis
Lisa Bigioni of Stok’d Cannabis shared her insights into launching her second cannabis retail store within a two year period, including the importance of strong technology partners and a thoughtful approach to engaging surrounding neighbours.
Consumer Insights from Headset
This week, Business of Cannabis announced a new partnership with Headset – a leading, cannabis consumer data and insights company. Phil McDonald and Abbey Bortolotti joined the program to talk about their offerings for retailers and the importance of strong consumer insights.
A Retailer’s Foundational Tech Stack
The panel conversation lead by Krista Raymer of Vetrina Group focused on the core tech functionality required to operate a retail store. The panel featured Albert Kim of Greenline POS, Ryan Lalonde of e-commerce, click-and-collect and delivery-enabler Buddi and Fern Glowinsky of payments services provider Merrco Payments.
Learn more about the speakers and partners.
Vetrina Group | Cannabis Retail Consulting
Headset | Official Insights Partner of Business of Cannabis
Greenline POS | A leading point-of-sale for Canadian cannabis retailers.
Buddi | Canada’s #1 Cannabis Click & Collect, Delivery, and Digital Menu Provider.
Mercco Payments | The preferred payment services provider for cannabis retailers.