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Eaze’s 2021 accelerator class shows budding genius

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For the last three months, ten businesses have given the Momentum Incubator everything they’ve got. The winners earned $50,000, and the chance to pitch their businesses to heavyweights and investors gathered to hear their entrepreneurial ideas. Related Eaze announces 10 winners of $50k cannabis business grants The 2021 Momentum class is a dynamic group of […]

How to get funding for a cannabis business

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This article is the fifth in a series called, “So you want to start a canna biz?” created in partnership with Good Tree Capital. This article focuses on getting money to start your cannabis business. Financing is the primary barrier to entry into the cannabis industry, so it is important to structure your approach to […]

Cannabis business models 101: Types of cannabis businesses

This article is the fourth in a series called, “So you want to start a canna biz?” created in partnership with Good Tree Capital. This article focuses on different types of cannabis businesses. As the cannabis industry takes shape, the wide array of businesses that make up the industry really come into focus. As we […]

KushKart delivery service makes Massachusetts debut after raising $3.5 million

Here’s how KushKart raised $3.5 million to bring fast and discreet cannabis deliveries to Massachusetts as soon as this spring In 2019, Tamika Samson’s sister urged her to look into Massachusetts’ Cannabis Control Commission (CCC) to see if there were any opportunities for her when the state legalized recreational use. At first, Samson was too […]

How to choose the right community for your cannabis business

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This article is the second in a series called, “So you want to start a canna biz?” created in partnership with Good Tree Capital. Today, we’ll focus on picking the right place for your weed business. How to choose a place for your cannabis business in 3 steps: Determine where you’re allowed to go Learn […]

10 questions to ask before starting a cannabis business

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This article is the first in a series called, “So you want to start a canna biz?” created in partnership with Good Tree Capital. The first topic we’ll cover is how to start a cannabis business, including tips on location, cost, and long-term success in cannabis. While it may seem like state legalization is a […]