A Guide to Shelving for Cannabis Dispensaries: Front of the Shop

Posted by Robert Walthall on Tue, May, 14, 2019 @ 09:55 AM

Even though the medical and legal landscape is changing with astonishing speed, there are still plenty of challenges for cannabis dispensaries. With our decades’ worth of combined experience in pharmacy design, retail consulting, workflow, and shelving installation, Shelving Design Systems has plenty of insight to offer. Today, let’s take a look at the front end of your dispensary.

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Topics: retail shelving layout, pharmacy display, Workflows

A Guide to Shelving for Cannabis Dispensaries: Back of the Shop

Posted by Robert Walthall on Fri, May, 10, 2019 @ 09:28 AM

A growing body of medical research has found that cannabis has a wide range of medical applications, helping patients deal with the side effects of cancer treatment to the ravages of Parkinson’s Disease. Society at large is beginning to come around. As it does, citizens are slowly but inexorably bringing state legislatures along with them, thirty three of fifty states and DC have legalized medical cannabis and momentum is building elsewhere as well. What are some of the back-of-shop storage considerations for dispensaries?

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Topics: shelving systems, retail shelving layout, Pharmacy floor plan

Can Your Retail Shelving Layout Help Loss Prevention?

Posted by Robert Walthall on Wed, Jul, 22, 2015 @ 08:00 AM

Shoplifting, administrative error, and supplier and employee fraud cost U.S. retailers nearly $44 billion in 2014. That's about 1.4% of all retail sales for the year. There are many ways to prevent this type of shrinkage, but among the easiest is simply changing the way you set your store up. In other words, your retail shelving layout can help you prevent both theft and misplaced merchandise.

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Topics: retail shelving, retail shelving layout