How Convenience Helps the Cannabis Industry Grow

07 August 2020

As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, legal cannabis merchants across Canada have learned that versatility in accepting payments is essential to survival and growth. Depending on which part of the country ….

What Technology Does Your Cannabis Store Need?

29 July 2020

Cannabis dispensaries big and small need the right technology to stay competitive, whether they are integrating inventory and online sales, deploying in-store digital signage or having the right point-of-sale (POS) solution in ….

The Changing Face of Cannabis Sales Across Canada

16 July 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic hit businesses hard across the country and forced the cannabis industry to react quickly. Depending on the province or territory in which they operated, private and government-owned cannabis retail ….

Foiling Fraudsters with Great Velocity

16 June 2020

                                    With the economic disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, cannabis merchants have had to ….

Black Lives Matter

09 June 2020

  Our eyes are wide open and it’s now time for us to raise our voices and act. Canadians are walking together, kneeling together, to protest racism and inequality, unconscious bias and ….

Making legal cannabis more accessible directs consumers from illegal to legal retailers

19 May 2020

TORONTO, May 19, 2020 ( – During the COVID-19 state of emergency, cannabis retail has been declared an essential service across Canada. In response, provincial governments and the cannabis industry collaborated quickly to ….

COVID-19 In-Store Safety for Cannabis Retailers

04 May 2020

  Operating under the shadow of the COVID-19 pandemic, cannabis retail stores that are allowed to remain open (subject to Provincial laws) must contend with a difficult business environment while doing their ….

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. ….