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BC’s new recreational cannabis home delivery and security changes are a ...

Thanks to the efforts of numerous behind-the-scenes cannabis industry advocates, including the Association of Canadian Cannabis Retailers ...

Greenline support for the next generation of Moneris Core terminals

We’re proud to announce the launch of our Moneris Core POS integrations. This will allow Greenline customers to use the next ...

Retail Cannabis Forum Sponsored by Greenline POS

Greenline POS is proud to sponsor the 3rd Cannabis Retail Forum by the Retail Council of Canada on May 13. The Retail Cannabis Forum is ...

Click-and-collect, curbside pickup, and online payments with Greenline POS

Cannabis retailers have had a difficult time in the past year with the COVID-19 pandemic. At Greenline, we pride ourselves on speed and ...

A breakdown of Ontario compliance reports

The Ontario provincial government requires one of the most stringent and complex retail compliance reports in all of Canada. ...

Case studies

See how Greenline helps stores succeed.

Cannabis4Less

Peaceleaf | Cannabis4Less
Alberta

“The new ‘THC/CBD per location feature’ in Greenline is a huge improvement – not just for customers, but for all the staff too.”

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Pop’s Cannabis
Ontario

“It’s a really easy platform to teach someone how to use. The one comment that we constantly hear from our budtenders is how everything is so easy to find in the system.”

The Local Cannabist - Alberta

The Local Cannabist
Alberta

“It was imperative for Greenline’s ability to handle compliance really well for my team from the very beginning, and we saw it as a real benefit in going with Greenline ever since.”

Engineering blog

Why Greenline is the best cannabis POS for integrators

The retail software stack has completely transformed over the past decade. What used to be a messy mix of various disconnected on-premise solutions are now tightly-integrated SaaS platforms that work together to deliver value to retailers. Canadian cannabis retail emerged in a unique environment where complex compliance regulations forced retailers to use the latest dedicated […]

In hindsight: Early engineering decisions at Greenline

Our goal is to share our stories and learnings on building a system that now supports 500+ stores across Canada and processes over $45 million in cannabis retail sales every month. I hope that whether you work at a startup or not, you’ll find stories that you can relate to!

Engineering is messy. Startup engineering is especially so, and I’d argue that if it’s not messy you’re doing it wrong. Speed matters a lot, and it’s impossible to make perfect architectural decisions early on. As a young 20s kid with only 2 years of professional software development under my belt, I did what I knew how to do at the time.