Finding service providers in the Cannabis industry can be trickier compared to other businesses. The complicated legal status of marijuana-related products means finding services like advertising and payment processing are not as straight-forward as other businesses.
Because of this, I have collected B2B Cannabis-friendly services, suppliers, software, trade associations & other resources in this growing list. I hope you find it helpful. If you have a suggestion, please let me know. Thanks!
Here’s quick links to our most popular guides and resources:
Wholesale CBD Oil & Isolate Suppliers – List of suppliers & prices for CBD oil, isolates and other sources of bulk hemp products. Includes US, Canadian & European suppliers, and also dropshipping services.
CBD & Cannabis Guide to Online Advertising – If you want to advertise your CBD brand, dispensary, or other cannabis-related business — you probably won’t qualify for Google or Facebook ads, learn why and find alternatives here.
Cannabis Packaging & Labeling – List of suppliers as well as key considerations, and links state-specific guidelines.
Cannabis Jobs and Hiring Resources – Where to find & hire for cannabis-specialized jobs, along with freelance writers, designers, industry professionals and ancillary services.
Advertising Networks & Platforms – List of advertising networks allow CBD and cannabis-related businesses to advertise.
Cannabis Affiliate Programs – List of best paying and most reliable affiliate brands & networks for website publishers and digital marketers. Also see our list dedicated solely to CBD affiliate programs, too.
Cannabis POS Systems – List of cannabis-specific & compliant point-of-sale software and systems for dispensaries, delivery & other cannabis retailers.
Cannabis Trade Associations – Trade associations and professional organizations can help business owners network and provide a variety of benefits. Also, don’t forget to check your local SBA if you are in the USA.
Other Services and Resources
Cannabis Education, Courses & Certifications
GreenCultured Lab – Accredited Cannabis Industry Training and Certification. Training for individuals, professionals, business and organizations.
THC University.org – Offers courses on cultivation and beyond. For serious marijuana entrepreneurs. Certified classes start at $50
Growing and Farming Supplies
BootStrapFarmer.com – For DIY growers big and small. The online shop supplies seed trays, greenhouse parts and kits to both US and Canada.
Cannabis-Friendly Web Hosting
Glow Host.com – Shared and dedicated servers available, and accepts cryptocurrency and cash payment options. Over 18 years in business and A+ BBB rating. Boasts “Quality, Worry-Free, Cannabis Friendly Web Hosting”.
Shopify eCommerce (Canada) – Cannabis has played a major role in the success of this online shopping platform. They have solutions specific for cannabis dispensaries online and off, and are official partners of government cannabis distributors.
Cannasure.com – Canadian provider of insurance with specialized and specific coverage for the Cannabis industry.
It’s hard to find reliable information on eCommerce and shop software available to dispensaries and other marijuana-related businesses. Here’s a few cannabis-related software providers, but also see my full guide on cannabis retail POS systems.
Springbig – Loyalty marketing platform for dispensaries and brands. CRM suite of tools including rewrds, referrals, and promo communications.
Wurk – Cannabis software platform for managing payroll, human resources, timekeeping, scheduling and tax compliance, and minimizes compliance risks in the ever-changing
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