A Closer Look at Cannabis Packaging Regulations in Canada

The topic of cannabis packaging elicits a lot of different opinions from policymakers, producers and consumers. Before the legalization of cannabis on October 17th 2018,, MP Bill Blair, alongside Health Minister Ginette Petitpas Taylor, said that over the course of 60 days, the Health Minister’s department met with provincial and territorial government, cannabis producers, public health experts and more and …

Smoke Shop 101: How to Turn Your Pricing Strategy in a Competitive Advantage

If you want to build a successful, profitable business, especially in the cannabis industry, then one of the main things you’ll have to figure out right away is your pricing strategy. An effective pricing strategy for your business will mean a boost in sales, and an increase in your loyal customer base. That’s why in this article we’d like to …

3 Devastating Branding Mistakes Cannabis Companies Are Making

If you’re a smoke shop owner or manager, then you probably know that good packaging can play a huge role in increasing your sales and improving your brand’s image. But what happens when it’s the other way around? Can bad packaging, regardless of the quality of your product have devastating effects on your brand and make you lose money in …

Customized Arc Lighters Epic Formula for Smoke Shop Success

Although fire was first discovered and controlled by humans hundreds of thousands to a million years ago, and has been used to build things with ever since, before a couple of years ago, we still couldn’t light a lighter outside if it was windy, which didn’t make too much sense, especially with all the innovations and new inventions in the …

Why 125Dram Reversible Vials Are Taking Over the Market

Although typically available in a few sizes: 11, 13, 16, 30, 40 and 60 dram, the new and largest 125 dram reversible cap vials can be the perfect addition to your cannabis business. They are multifunctional, meaning they can convert from a regular to a child-resistant cap, allowing users to choose which one they want to use. Let’s have a …

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Smoke Shop 101: Bubble Mailer & Mailer Boxes. How Do Different Shipment Methods Affect Customer Experience?

If you’re a smoke shop owner or manager, one of your most important tasks is making sure your products get to your customers safely and without damage, insuring customer satisfaction while making sure not to overspend on shipping. The Importance of Choosing the Right Packaging Method The most important factor when considering which type of packaging you want to go …

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Canada Marijuana Legalization Expects Tourism Boom

Although the tourism bureau doesn’t expect Canada to become a destination like Amsterdam anytime soon, there’s no doubt that legalization will draw tourists from all over the world. As of this point in time Canada has no intention of promoting marijuana as a tourism product as there are still many things that need to be sorted out before inviting tourists …

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Canadian Cannabis Industry Will See 70% Of Profit Flow to Provincial Governments

Canadian smoke shops and cannabis users are still buzzing after the legalization of cannabis for recreational use as of October 17th, but what will this change mean for the Canadian government and what can we expect to see in 2019? Let’s have a look at what kind of impact legal cannabis will have on Canada’s economy. The Canadian government and …

TightVac Vacuum Sealed Storage, How Vacuum Technology Preserves Cannabis Quality

When it comes to proper cannabis storage there are a few factors that play a role in how well you preserve the flavor, smell, texture, and quality of the herb. The most important factors for storing cannabis include: Texture Humidity Light Handling and Exposure to contaminants Although there are always bad, good and the best methods for properly storing marijuana, …