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Here’s what you need to know to become a licensed cannabis retailer in Ontario

12 February 2021

Now that the Ontario government is issuing up to 80 cannabis retail store authorizations monthly, there’s growing interest in opening a dispensary. Are you thinking about opening a cannabis dispensary in Ontario? ….

Opening a cannabis dispensary? Here’s how to choose the right POS vendor.

10 February 2021

  Setting up a cannabis dispensary is more than finding the right location and building your online storefront. You also need to make it easy for your customers to shop, and that’s ….

Cannabis retailers: challenges to overcome in 2021

27 January 2021

The cannabis retail / dispensary industry faces shifting regulations and growing competition. Learn how the right payment solutions can help your business stand out.

Happy Holidays from Merrco Payfirma

23 December 2020

On behalf of the Merrco Payfirma team, we wish you and your loved ones Happy Holidays and a wonderful new year!

7 Ways to Keep Your Data Safe from Fraudsters

30 November 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced many businesses to suddenly adopt e-commerce alternatives to brick-and-mortar sales in order to survive (and in some cases find a lucrative new way to do business). With ….

Click and Collect Procedures

26 November 2020

With the new lockdown measures, retailers in Toronto and Peel can offer curbside pick up and delivery. Here’s a quick reminder video on the best practices for Click & Collect as these ….

Why Merrco is the Right Partner for you

09 September 2020

Payment solutions are a key part of any business strategy with the unprecedented growth in electronic payments. Payments Canada reported that new technology and payments innovation were rapidly changing the way Canadian ….

Elements of a Successful Partnership

31 August 2020

New businesses are created on a daily basis with the objective to be profitable and have longevity in the marketplace. It takes more than a good idea and hard work to achieve ….