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Merchant Account Underwriting

27 April 2020

  If you are a cannabis retailer or any other regulated business, you probably have or need a merchant account with a payment processor like Merrco for your business to accept payments. ….

420 in the Time of COVID-19

20 April 2020

                              420 celebrations are different this year due to COVID-19 and social distancing. Despite these challenges, our team ….

How to Use Cannabis Payment Technology During COVID-19

07 April 2020

  As COVID-19 sweeps the country, Canadian cannabis retailers, like many other businesses, are feeling the pinch. In some markets, cannabis retailers are permitted to implement click and collect and delivery models, ….

Use Gift Cards to Grow Your Cannabis Retail Business

03 April 2020

  It’s a great idea to give your cannabis retail business the gift of gift cards. Gift cards provide a proven way to increase customer traffic, improve cash flow with money paid ….

COVID-19 Message to Merchants

17 March 2020

    Hello everyone, With the impact of COVID-19 evolving daily and as we all navigate this situation and the effect it will have on our family, friends, businesses, and community, we ….

On the Topic of Cannabis Topicals

24 February 2020

  The arrival of Cannabis 2.0 came with a lot of fanfare last October. The legalization of cannabis edibles, extracts and topicals would open up a cornucopia of choices for Canadian consumers, ….

Cannabis 2.0 Has Arrived

07 November 2019

  The second wave of the cannabis legalization wave arrived last month on October 17. “Cannabis 2.0” saw the government approval process begin for infused edibles and drinkables, as well as other ….

Cannabis Legalization One Year Later

17 October 2019

On October 17, 2018, Canada made history by becoming the first G7 country to legalize recreational cannabis. At five past midnight, a dispensary in Saint John’s, Newfoundland recorded the first sale. At ….