Washington’s Seed-to-Sale Traceability System Targeted in Cyber Attack

Already behind schedule, Washington state’s new seed-to-sale tracking system, known as Data Leaf Systems, opened on February 1 to immediate complaints. The database is reportedly filled with bugs — and now it has surfaced that the system was hacked in a cyber attack on Saturday, February 3. Since November, when MJ Freeway announced the system […]

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Automated Cashier Technology from Cannabis Cash Solutions Reduces Shrinkage, Theft

Cash flow in the cannabis industry is a constant and delicate process — from consumer to retailer, from retailer to processor, from processor to grower, etc. But for every successful transaction, a cautious entrepreneur is also aware of the risks, which can include theft (by customers or employees), the miscounting of cash, or even robbery. […]

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Cannabis Transportation: Developing a New Market

Where does all the cannabis industry’s cash go, and how does it get there? Someone is moving all that cash and product around the state, but it’s not your usual delivery people doing it: there is a whole new industry in cannabis transportation that has developed following the reform of cannabis laws. But this industry […]

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Top Five Security & Surveillance Infractions for Cannabis Companies

Some of the most costly violations for marijuana businesses are related to inadequate security and surveillance systems in licensed marijuana operations. When violations or incidents occur with inventory, employees, or activities within the licensed premises, the first standard procedure is for regulatory authorities to review the surveillance system. Any issues related to the security and […]

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Safety Vision Cameras Help Keep Cannabis Inventory Secure During Transportation

There is a lot of innate risk for entrepreneurs and business owners in the cannabis industry. Not only is it a cash-based industry, but bulk cannabis products make an ideal target for thieves. And while cannabis companies regularly utilize video monitoring technology for their grow site, manufacturing, and/or retail locations, video surveillance of cannabis inventory while […]

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Mike Yoell: Putting Police Experience to Work in Cannabis

Mike Yoell is a managing partner for Core Security Solutions, a San Francisco-based company that offers an extensive suite of security services and consultation to cannabis growers, processors, and retailers. In cannabis, security companies like Core Security Solutions are much more than just a failsafe for the dispensary or licensed cultivator that hired them. This […]

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Noah Stokes: Security, Compliance, and Contingencies for Cannabis Businesses

Noah Stokes is the founder and CEO of CannaGuard Security, a cannabis industry security firm that serves cannabis businesses nationwide. From storefronts to grow ops, CannaGuard helps companies not only meet the standards put in place by state regulators, but also to be prepared for these standards to change, and to make sure that there […]

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