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Licensed Producers

What we’re looking forward to in the cannabis industry

by Albert Kim, co-founder and CEO of Greenline POS At Greenline POS our mission is to help cannabis retailers grow and succeed through building compliant retail point of sale software. We spend a lot of time looking at where the market is now and trying to see where things are headed. We’ve all been through […] ...

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Greenline launches Weedmaps live menu integration

Greenline is pleased to announce its online menu integration with Weedmaps, a leading online listings marketplace for cannabis consumers and businesses. The Weedmaps live menu integration will allow Greenline customers to update product menus in real time on Weedmaps so there won’t be the need to update multiple menus, simplifying the process for both cannabis […] ...

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Lot tracking for Canadian cannabis retailers

What is lot tracking? Cannabis producers are required to track which lot (also known as batch) a cannabis product came from. Regulators can use that information to trace information such as: When was this plant grown? Where was it grown from? How old is the plant? The final packaged product contains a lot identifier so […] ...

Lot number barcodes

A guide to Canadian cannabis barcodes, and how your store can best prepar ...

Managing cannabis products can seem straightforward at first, but things change when you receive your first shipment of legal cannabis in their respective packaging. The packages will look something like the above. The barcode below is what is known as a GS1 stacked databar, or a lot-tracked barcode. The lot-tracked barcode is a superset of […] ...

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Cannabis Retail Data Security

Cannabis retail data security is critical for the smooth day to day operations of a cannabis store. Losing client data can cripple customer verification systems. Not only does losing data throw a wrench into daily operations, it also lowers client trust. Nobody likes having their personal information and government ID’s leaked onto the internet. Securing data […] ...

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Proactive vs. Reactive Inventory Audits

Cannabis Inventory Audits Greenline has seen both proactive and reactive inventory audits in action with live cannabis retailers, and it pays to be proactive with inventory accuracy. To better understand the difference, here is what that means: (Reactive) An issue or discrepancy is found which prompts an inventory audit (Proactive) Scheduled stock audits that identify discrepancies before […] ...

Case studies

See how Greenline helps stores succeed.

High Society Cannabis Co.

High Society Cannabis Co. scales up for success in Northwestern Ontario

“We started with Greenline in our Marathon location, and we saw the difference right away. When we brought it over, we saw an increase in sales and we definitely saw more foot traffic. We have been increasing our sales ever since, plus, the industry itself is growing too.”

GoodVibes

Technology, community, and good vibes drive cannabis retail success in rural Alberta

“The decision to go ahead with Greenline was a very positive transition. The sales and onboarding teams have so much personalism and help me with everything. Support is very quick and compliance reporting is easy. All in all, it’s pretty effortless.”

LUCID

Culture is key to retail success for Lucid Cannabis

“I like using Greenline’s ‘Sales by category’ report, you’re able to see each category and the volume of sales for it, you can see where your quantity growth is, which categories are moving, and which ones have better margins than others.”