How to buy insurance for cannabis companies (the right way)

April 10, 2017General Liability, Property

Getting quoted As the cannabis industry grows, more insurance carriers are considering underwriting coverage for these new, emerging businesses. The struggle that many cannabis businesses face is their insurability based on the controls in place (or lack thereof) listed on their insurance applications.    Another insurance issue is the cost of some policies relative to … Read More

Essential insurance policies for cannabis dispensaries and crop growers

March 23, 2017General Liability, Property

The future is finally here and the cannabis industry is booming! On the retail scene we have cannabis dispensaries, vape companies, e-commerce companies, ancillary technology.  And then there’s the whole crop grower side: traditional farming, hydroponics, aeroponics, vertical farming, and more. In this post we’ll focus on the cannabis dispensaries and crop growers and talk … Read More

AlphaRoot in Denver

February 10, 2017AlphaRoot

We love Colorado. Anytime the AlphaRoot team has the chance to visit the beloved state of Colorado, we jump on it! Over 7 days we attended 2 conferences, visited grow facilities, dispensaries, and local startups, and of course enjoyed a day on the mountains. Here’s the best and brightest from the trip.   NCIA Seed … Read More

Welcome to AlphaRoot: Stress-free Insurance for Cannabis Companies

January 3, 2017AlphaRoot

A new breed of insurance company tackling the cannabis and agriculture industry.  Whether you are an active Cannabis advocate, anti-decriminalization proponent, or caught somewhere in the middle, there is no doubt the topic of legalization was front and center in November’s election. There were 4 pivotal states that voted to create medicinal programs (AR, FL, … Read More