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A Fight Inside the Ring: NY vs. NJ – A 2024 Cannabis Industry Showdown

In this Rogue Arena Podcast, host Lulu Cohen speaks with cannabis industry insiders on NY vs. NJ hurdles to overcome. Lulu tees up the debate with 2 guests who own legal dispensaries in both states. Her guests are Jeremy Rivera, Owner of Terp Bros in Astoria NY, which is located in the NYC borough of Queens, and Monica Werkheiser, Owner of Canna Remedies in Ewing, NJ.

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NJ dispensary operator on cannabis in The Garden State

Monica Werkheiser is a former pharmacy manager who ran a line of medical cannabis dispensaries in Pennsylvania before being awarded a recreational-only cannabis license in New Jersey. She sat down with Here Weed Go! host Eddie Celaya to talk about the unique license structure of The Garden State, what challenges she's faced in attempting to open her new shop and where she thinks the future of cannabis lies for a state surrounded by some of the largest metro areas in the country.

Growing into it: Two small canna-biz operators talk challenges, rewards

How's it growing folks?! Welcome back to Here Weed Go! During my time on the Las Vegas Convention Center floor, between scheduled interviews and exploring all the new products and innovations, I ran into two dispensary operators, Weiwei “Vivian” Fellman and Monica Werkheiser.

Amid Industry Layoffs And Cash Crunches, Top Cannabis Pros Consider What Lies Ahead In 2023

2022 was a mixed bag for the legal cannabis industry. Numerous companies were hit with layoffs, cash crunches and mounting debt. Conversely, there were high points, as more states legalized adult-use and President Biden announced he would be pardoning all people convicted of possession under federal law from 1992 to 2021.

Another Cannabis Dispensary Is Set To Open In Mercer County

MERCER COUNTY, NJ — A new cannabis dispensary is all set to open in Mercer County in the fall. Canna Remedies will be coming to Ewing in the fall of 2023. The dispensary will be located at 2175 Spruce Street.

Longtime pharmacist heads new N.J. legal weed store opening this fall

Several cannabis retail stores have been approved by New Jersey to open this year. NJ Cannabis Insider is putting a spotlight on these licensed cannabis businesses. Canna Remedies is a majority women-led and operated cannabis retail store committed to building community health and economic opportunity in New Jersey. The store will be at 2175 Spruce St. in Ewing.

Green Rush Live

This show of Green Rush Live is dedicated to the females in the Cannabis Industry. Canna Remedies, Monica Werkheiser, was a speaker on the panel.

It's Small Business - Here Weed Go!

How's it growing folks?! During my time on the convention floor, between scheduled interviews and exploring all the new products and innovations, I ran into two dispensary operators, Weiwei “Vivian” Fellman and Monica Werkheiser. While both women head up operations for their companies, that’s about where the similarities end.

The Healing Power of Cannabis with a Pharmacist-Turned-Dispensary-Owner Monica Werkheiser

As a pharmacist-turned-dispensary-owner Monica Werkheiser has a unique perspective as she navigates the ever changing cannabis industry. From talking to patients about specific needs and learning more about the plant, to understanding the legalities and nuances of the business. She shares her experiences, successes, and struggles of starting and running a dispensary in New Jersey.

M4MM United - Health is Wealth

This programming is for the CannaCurious and the CannaSerious that have questions about how to use Cannabis as Medicine. We feature special guests that include Cannabis Patients with their personal testimonies of How Cannabis Saved their life. As well as Medical Professionals and care takers that have used Cannabis to manage the symptoms of different diagnosis for their patients.

Focus on women-owned cannabis businesses at premier N.J. business conference Oct. 12

Earlier this year, the New Jersey Cannabis Regulatory Commission noted that of 1,600 applications more than 400 are women-owned business. This year, just about half of the nearly 50 new dispensaries that opened are founded, owned or run by women.

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