What Is Cannabis Vertical Integration?

Posted by Mark Mariotti on May 22, 2019

Should a cannabis business pursue vertical integration? Vertical integration is one company buying or partnering with other companies that handle different stages of production. This brings the end-to-end process in-house. For the cannabis industry, vertical integration…

Shopping Center Drug Bust

Posted by Rick Charney on May 21, 2019

Commercial properties that are not monitored can be vulnerable to criminal activity like loitering, drug use, vandalism, break-ins and theft. In this video, a group of individuals was loitering at a California shopping center. One of them was seen injecting his right arm with…

Clean Up of Drug Use in Laundry Room

Posted by Eric Nauta on May 21, 2019

One of the more destructive actions that can damage an apartment building’s reputation is the illegal possession and distribution of drugs.

Townhouse Trespasser Taken Into Custody

Posted by Paul Gross on May 21, 2019

An unsecured construction site can be an invitation for trespassers, vandals and thieves. Around 10 p.m. on a Saturday night, our trained monitoring operator spotted an individual trying to gain access to a townhouse unit under construction in Washington state. Not having any…

Connect with Stealth at NAA's Apartmentalize 2019!

Posted by Chris O' Rourke on May 20, 2019

Stealth Monitoring wants to meet you at the NAA in Denver! Apartment managers have an obligation to provide a safe environment for their residents and staff. In doing so, they face many challenges including high security guard costs, losses from property damage, theft and…

This Group Is the Fastest Growing User of Marijuana

Posted by Mark Mariotti on May 20, 2019

More Baby Boomers are getting high on life … literally. A study on marijuana use published in Drug and Alcohol Dependence has found that 9 percent of adults between age 50 and 64 have used cannabis in the past year. At first, that may not sound like much. However, it is when…

Warehouse Space Continues to Soar in These Cities

Posted by Sean Murphy on May 17, 2019

If you thought 2017 was a banner year for warehouse construction in Dallas-Fort Worth, wait until you hear the latest. Just in the first quarter of 2019, construction of warehouse space hit a record of 30.1 million square feet. North Texas leads the U.S. in the highest numbers…

How to Take the Cannabis Dispensary from Good to Amazing

Posted by Mark Mariotti on May 15, 2019

What comes to mind when you think of a cannabis dispensary? Many folks think of them as drab, dark, dank, and dull. That’s not the reality today as design plays an important role for a cannabis dispensary. The legalization of cannabis in some states is helping dispensaries move…