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Recap: Diego Pellicer Colorado Hosts the 1st Annual Art & Glass Show

On September 1, 2017, Diego Pellicer Colorado, in assistance with some of the Diego Pellicer Washington team, launched a one-of-a-kind event. Here’s a gallery recap filled with photos provided by Ryan Lusby & Dominique Dabs from the inaugural Art & Glass show. The event was open to the entire local community and was the first […]

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efs: People keep leaving financial services for the legalized cannabis industry

Our CEO Neil Demers was featured in a profile on eFinancialServices. Here’s an excerpt: Neil Demers, a former client services executive at OppenheimerFunds, quit his job after the increase in national support for legalizing cannabis caught his attention. He started Mr. Stinky’s, a dispensary that had a skunk for a mascot. Demers decided to target the […]

These Are The Top Five Emerging Trends In The Cannabis Industry

These Are The Top Five Emerging Trends In The Cannabis Industry

Forbs wrote an article about the five latest trends in the emerging cannabis industry and mentioned Diego Pellicer as one of the forefront leaders of the fourth trend – luxury cannabis brands.  There are high-end dispensaries like Diego Pellicer and gold rolling papers. The report states that cannabis brands “are replicating what happened in liquor brands with […]

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Las Vegas Sun: Marijuana businesses struggle to find willing banking suitors

Making a bank deposit for marijuana store owners in Colorado could involve this complex routine: Some spray Febreze on cash stacks to mask the marijuana smell and others deposit money orders to avoid federal suspicious activity reports from depositing too much cash, dispensary owners there say. Some of Colorado’s nearly 1,000 licensed dispensaries operate under […]

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Diego Pellicer on Las Vegas Recreational Market: It Takes Time

“In the first weeks of recreational sales in Colorado in 2014, dispensaries watched their shelves empty and marijuana prices skyrocketed as vendors failed to keep up with consumer demand,” said Neil Demers of Denver’s Diego Pellicer dispensary. “It took eight to 10 months for supply to catch up and the market to level out,” he […]

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Bitcoin Is Helping the Pot Business Get Over Its Banking Problem

Cannabis companies are turning to the world’s most popular digital currency in an effort to get rid of all that cash. The inability to access traditional financial institutions is one of the marijuana industry’s biggest impediments. Legal cannabis was a $6 billion industry last year and is expected to grow to $50 billion by 2026, according […]

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Diego Pellicer Talks to FHM about Growing Cannabis at Home

Although marijuana isn’t 100 percent legal in every state, it has become less and less judged, with people from doctors to lawyers to everyone in-between unafraid about smoking it every once in awhile. And, while most people resort to buying their pot from distributors—when legal, of course—there are a few people who know that the […]

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WorkForce: Pot Industry Cultivates a New Branch with HR

As Diego Pellicer continues to innovate and set precedent in the legal cannabis industry, we are glad to take part in conversations like the one we had with WorkForce. Check out an excerpt with quotes from Diego’s own Allan Golod. As recreational marijuana buds into a legitimate billion-dollar business from its seedy past, human resources […]