Insurance for Cannabis VC’s, Private Equity or Lenders

November 19, 2020AlphaRoot, Directors and Officers, Employment Practices Liability Insurance, Errors and Omissions Insurance

  Download our coverage overview for Cannabis VC’s, Private Equity or Lenders here It was only time before the cannabis vertical turned to capitalism. By following the yellow brick road to pot, VCs, private equities or lenders are trying to cash in. Sales have surged to new all-time highs, spiking nearly 160% in the weeks … Read More

Insurance for Cannabis Delivery Services

November 13, 2020AlphaRoot, Employment Practices Liability Insurance, Workers Compensation

Insurance for Cannabis Delivery Services Download our coverage overview for Cannabis Delivery Services here   Most cities have understood the luxury of having their favorite groceries, restaurant meals, and supplies shipped to their door. Amazon Prime instant gratification options have been only increasing since the incept of Prime in 2005. Amazon brought in $75.5 billion … Read More

Insurance for Cannabis and CBD Brands

November 10, 2020AlphaRoot, Directors and Officers, Employment Practices Liability Insurance, General Liability, Product Liability, Property

  Download our coverage overview for brand and IP only cannabis companies here While cannabis products need to be tracked from seed-to-sale,  require video surveillance, and operate under a long list of other rules and regulations, cannabis-related products and services that “don’t touch the plant” operate without these restrictions. A popular cannabis-adjacent area for entrepreneurs … Read More

Insurance for Fully Integrated Cannabis MSOs

November 6, 2020AlphaRoot, Directors and Officers, General Liability, Product Liability, Property

  Download our coverage overview for Fully Integrated Cannabis MSOs companies here Cannabis legalization is gaining momentum around the world. According to the UNODC, cannabis is the most widely cultivated, trafficked, and consumed drug worldwide. (fortune business insights) As Yahoo! Finance points out, there is a compound annual growth rate of 28.2 percent over a … Read More

Insurance for Cannabis, CBD & Hemp Extraction Companies

November 4, 2020AlphaRoot, Directors and Officers, Employment Practices Liability Insurance, Workers Compensation

  Download our coverage overview for extraction companies here.   We have the pure crop now what do we do!? Extraction techniques are used to separate the components of cannabis and remove them from the base plant. Cannabis extraction is used to isolate specific compounds, including CBD and THC. This process is very labor intensive, … Read More

Budding Cannabis Vertical: Delivery

October 21, 2020AlphaRoot

If there’s been one positive of COVID-19, it’s been the growth of a new cannabis vertical, one that a number of other industries have experienced in the on-demand age, and that’s cannabis delivery.  While there was certainly companies that engaged in cannabis delivery prior to 2020, COVID solidified the need for cannabis delivery companies.  With … Read More

EPLI for cannabis companies: 5 reasons why your PEO’s insurance isn’t enough

December 19, 2017AlphaRoot, Employment Practices Liability Insurance

There’s a bevy of benefits when your cannabis company uses the services of a professional employer organization (PEO). They provide convenience by allowing you to outsource your HR duties to them. PEO’s also guide you through a maze of regulations and laws that most cannabis companies don’t have time to review. From a startups’ perspective, PEO’s … Read More

Getting insurance for on-demand cannabis and ag startups

October 26, 2017AlphaRoot

The burgeoning on-demand economy is having a real and direct impact on cannabis and ag startups. Companies like Eaze, Onfleet, GreenRush, and Meadow are answering the markets demand to deliver cannabis products to your door-step at breakneck speeds.  Our friends at Founder Shield previously discussed the risk profile of on-demand services and the ways insurance can help. Let’s take a look at some … Read More