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Esco Bars By Pastel Cartel

Talk about getting in on the ground floor. The year was 2011 when Darrell Suriff received a call from his college-aged son Justin, excited about

Phresh Picks

Robert Poole knows first-hand the challenges and successes that come with the growth of a business. He’s been at the top of the retail ladder

Maia Novelties

The smoke shop and cannabis industries have grown tremendously over the last decade. The adult products industry has followed a similar vein (no pun intended),

Nikki Lynn

Promoting Smoke Shops as a Gender-Friendly Environment Women may be underrepresented in the smoke shop industry, but according to Nikki Carothers, co-owner of Herbal Equipment

Esther Delgado-Lago

There’s an old saying that behind every great man is a great woman. In the case of G&E Innovations Consulting, it’s more like “beside” every

Ginny Saville

The Botany Bay celebrated its twenty fifth anniversary in June, and its success is attributed to three P’s — passion, personality and perseverance (maybe a fourth

The Chill Room

Baby steps. Organic. These are just two words to describe the evolution of the Chill Room in W Palm Beach/ Worthington, Florida. Robert Cartagine opened

CBD Plus Dispensary – Hemp Trails

Instead of “Lucy in the Sky” with kaleidoscope eyes, Anna Butler, at age 48, is the woman with the kaleidoscope hair; always changing, always highlighting

Platte HempCo

Every smoke shop has an “origin story,” and though many are similar, Platt HempCo does not fall into that category. How often do you hear