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Merrco Payments launches enhanced functionality for software solution providers to seamlessly enable payment processing in the U.S. and Canada

18 January 2022

Through Merrco’s proprietary PayHQ® platform and recently released REST API, technology partners can now quickly enable a semi-integrated physical POS payments solution. [Toronto, Canada]— [January 12, 2022]— With a strong desire to ….

Cannabis payments leader Merrco announces U.S. launch with immediate CBD capabilities

08 April 2021

[Toronto, Canada]— [April 8, 2021]—Merrco, the payment processing leader for the cannabis industry, today announced that it has launched in the United States for CBD and cannabis ancillary business payment processing, ahead ….

Cannabis Retail 2021 – A Look Ahead: Payment processing for cannabis retail

15 December 2020

Merrco was proud to partner with Business of Cannabis for the Cannabis Retail 2021: A Look Ahead event. Fern Glowinsky, President and CEO of Merrco Payments, spoke with Jay Rosenthal on payment ….

Merrco Partners with Business of Cannnabis on the 2020 Cannabis and Technology event

23 October 2020

Merrco was proud to sponsor this year’s Cannabis + Technology event by Business of Cannabis. On the second anniversary of legalization of recreational cannabis in Canada, the event featured industry thought leaders, ….

What we Learned After Two Years of Legalized Cannabis

16 October 2020

On October 17, 2018, Canada became the first G7 nation to legalize recreational cannabis. The federal government put the Cannabis Act in place “to keep cannabis out of the hands of youth, ….

Merrco Payments Gift Card Solution Now Integrated with Greenline POS

11 June 2020

  TORONTO, June 11, 2020 /CNW/ – Merrco Payments Inc., the leading cannabis payment solution provider, and Greenline POS announced today the successful integration of Merrco Payment’s gift card solution with Greenline ….

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 (Newswire.com) – 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 ….