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Item 9 Labs Corp. Recognized as the Best Cannabis Company to Work for in 2022 by Cannabis Business Times

The Company’s National Dispensary Franchise, Unity Rd., Named #6 in “Best Cannabis Dispensaries to Work For”

Item 9 Labs Corp. Recognized as one of the best cannabis dispensary and grow employers in the market

PHOENIX, March 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ –– Path of unity.the nationwide cannabis dispensary franchise of Section 9 Labs Corp. (OTCQX: INLB), was named one of the “Best Cannabis Companies to Work For” in 2022 by leading industry publication, Cannabis time. This award identifies and recognizes top employers in the cannabis cultivation and dispensary markets, honoring cannabis companies that excel in creating quality workplaces for employees.

Path of unity. ranked #6 in the 2022 awards selection for the category “Best Cannabis Dispensaries to Work For”which was also in the March 2022 publication number. The brand focuses its workplace values ​​around one theme: encouragement. With its parent company, Item 9 Labs Corp., having teams across cultivation, manufacturing, production, and dispensary levels, the company provides seamless communication, coordination, and functionality in operations while encouraging itself for all the victories, regardless of size, in their daily lives.

“Our brands [Unity Rd. and Item 9 Labs] were built as a vehicle for others – for team members, franchise partners, social equity partners, investors, guests and patients – to succeed, grow and benefit,” said Michael Weinbergerco-founder and franchise head of Unity Rd. “Our culture was built from the bottom up by our people. As a result, we’ve created a company fueled by inclusion, innovation and vision. an extremely talented team from all walks of life who see value in what we are trying to achieve and want to be part of our story.”

The “Best Cannabis Companies to Work For” rewards program is based on a comprehensive assessment of each participating company’s workplace policies, practices and demographics, accounting for 25% of the assessment. The rest of the company score was determined from a survey of all company employees that assessed individuals’ experiences and attitudes to the workplace – topics included leadership and planning, company culture and communication, role satisfaction, relationships with supervisors, training and development, salary and benefits, and overall engagement.

“We strive to create a business that gives entrepreneurs the chance to run their own business in an industry that matters and touches many people,” shared Andrew BowdenCEO of Item 9 Labs Corp. “The work we do day in and day out is truly rewarding – we’re making cannabis entrepreneurship a possibility for more people, providing local communities with trusted neighborhood stores with knowledgeable teams, and setting the brand for products. made from high quality cannabis.”

Cannabis Publications, Cannabis business timesand Cannabis dispensary developed the rewards program in partnership with the Best Companies Group (BCG), a global research organization that conducts industry-leading employee engagement and satisfaction surveys. Through this work, Cannabis business times, Cannabis dispensary and BCG identify and recognize top employers in the cannabis grow industry and dispensary market and provide these organizations with valuable employee feedback.

Path of unity. is the first to truly franchise cannabis dispensaries nationwide in the United States and has been named as the first brand of its kind to join the International Franchise Association (IFA). Launched in 2018, the cannabis franchise has operating stores in Boulder, Colorado and Oklahoma City, Oklahoma as well as multiple agreements signed with 20 groups of entrepreneurs that are at various stages of development nationally.

The complexity of operating a cannabis business makes it difficult for small, independent dispensaries to understand and keep up to date with all the varying regulations and day-to-day challenges of running and operating a compliant dispensary. and efficient. The path to unity. The franchise opportunity offers a solution for industry newcomers and small, locally owned and operated dispensaries to thrive in a compliant manner, with the strong support and backing of a national franchise. The dispensary franchise is actively seeking qualified partners who would benefit from the systems, processes and ongoing support offered by the franchise.

Learn more about the Unity path. franchise opportunity, contact [email protected]call 720-923-5262 or visit For those interested in a career opportunity with Item 9 Labs Corp. or its Unity Rd. brand, contact [email protected].

Section 9 Labs Corp. (OTCQX: INLB) is a vertically integrated cannabis operator and dispensary franchisor that offers premium products from its large-scale cultivation and production facilities in the United States. The winner Article 9 Laboratories The brand specializes in best-in-class products and user experience across multiple cannabis categories. The company also offers a unique dispensary franchise model across the nationwide network. Path of unity. retail mark. By lowering barriers to entry, franchising provides an opportunity for new and existing dispensary owners to leverage the knowledge, resources, and ongoing support needed to thrive in their state compliantly and successfully. Item 9 Labs brings industry best practices to markets nationwide through a distinctive retail experience, culture capabilities and product innovation. The seasoned management team combines a diverse skill set with deep experience in the cannabis industry, franchising and capital markets to lead a new generation of public cannabis companies that deliver transparency, consistency and well-being. Based in Arizona, the company is currently expanding its operating space to more than 640,000 square feet on its 50-acre site, one of the largest properties in Arizona zoned for growing and growing flowers. For more information, visit

Path of unity. bridges the two previously disconnected worlds of cannabis and the franchise. The industry pioneer is the first to bring the cannabis dispensary franchise model to the United States, with a duality of prowess in both industries to back it up. Built from a collective of 200 years in the legal cannabis and franchise industry, the company helps operators willing to enter the complex industry with ease. The marijuana franchise pioneer provides its partners with the knowledge, resources and ongoing support needed to operate a compliant and successful dispensary. Launched in 2018, Unity Rd. has signed several agreements with 20 groups of entrepreneurs across the country. In 2021, Unity Rd. became the first member of its kind to join the International Franchise Association (IFA), cementing its position as the first true cannabis dispensary franchise. He was named one of the “The best cannabis companies to work for” in the dispensary category for Cannabis Business Times’ 2022 and 2020 lists. For more information, visit

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