CPC Co-Founder Ben Reagan was asked to write this guest post for Toke of the Town.
"....Some, like The CPC, the Seattle dispensary I co-founded with my partner Jeremy Kaufman, have opted for a more personal, one-on-one experience that works on educating the customer so as a team, patient and dispensary can customize the medicine and treatment plan for specific conditions. The CPC caters to folks that have serious pain management issues, sports injuries, back and neck pain, etc., so we’ve set it up more like a doctor’s office with first time consults lasting anywhere from 20-30 minutes at a time. Folks should also consider the feel of the place, pricing, and even the level of community help. Do they give back? Are they involved in the policy and regulation fight in their own city or state? Finally, when you walk into your collective remember you are the one paying for the surroundings. You’re the one deciding what model you like with your collective buying power! "
Read the full post here.