A little while ago we had the pleasure of working with a company that shall rename nameless because what happened to them was truly unfortunate. Here was a brand that was well-respected, had been operating for a few years, and was ready to take a leap by adding additional cultivation space. At this time, vertical integration—growing your own cannabis to sell at your own dispensary—was as profitable as ever, so expansion was going to seriously impact their bottom line.

The space was