Delivery services are starting to gain traction across the state with JANE starting delivery in the St. Louis area in June. On the western side of the state, BesaMe kicked off delivery services in late July, while Riverside Wellness said delivery services will begin in August. In Central Missouri, 3Fifteen Primo has received commencement approval for delivery services and will begin accepting delivery orders for their Columbia location soon.
Greenway had a chance to speak to Felicia Delope, Marketing Director at JANE; Blake Cox, Marketing Manager for 3Fifteen Primo Cannabis; and Joey Pintozzi, Vice President of Retail Operations for BesaMe, to learn more about what it has taken to bring delivery services to Missouri’s patients.
JANE was the first in the state to offer home delivery services to Missouri patients, in part thanks to a relationship with Doobie. Doobie is an existing delivery service, serving the Boston, Massachusetts, market and over 38 cities in California.
“We wanted to be able to provide medical marijuana to all patients of Missouri within our delivery service areas,” Delope told Greenway, “Delivery was a part of our business plan from opening JANE in The Loop.”
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