Easy peasy cannabis delivery guide - Green Bee Botanicals

Easy peasy cannabis delivery guide

  • May 15, 2020
  • Kim Howard

Never ordered from a dispensary? Here's how it works. Hint: it's super easy!

In states where cannabis is legal, you can get it delivered straight to your home from your favorite dispensary. If you’ve never had cannabis products delivered before, the process is simple; you just need to know about a few nuances to make the process easier before you dive in.

FIRST: Currently, cannabis products can't be shipped in the United States, not even within or between states where cannabis is legal, and not even if the products don't get you high (like our skincare). That's because cannabis is still illegal on a federal level. So the U.S. Postal Service — a federal entity — cannot deliver cannabis products via mail. These regulations also deter other entities (UPS, FedEx, etc.) from shipping them. 

SECOND: Whether you order in-store or online from a dispensary, you'll need to input your ID info to prove you're at least 21, just like getting carded when you buy alcohol. Again, this is a blanket law that affects all cannabis products, whether they're psychoactive or not. 

THIRD: Because federal rules deter banks from providing services to cannabis companies (and those banks that do, charge exorbitant fees), some dispensaries operate on a cash-only basis. Some dispensaries allow you to pay online with a card, however. Since this varies widely, check to see if you'll need to pay with cash. 

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If you want to get Green Bee Botanicals products delivered to you at home by your local dispensary, here's how to do it: 

  1. Go to greenbeebotanicals.com and click Where to Buy for a location near you*
  2. Find a dispensary in your area from the list
  3. Check that they offer delivery or curbside pickup in your area
  4. Add Green Bee products to your cart
  5. Input your ID info if asked
  6. Choose the date and time for your delivery
  7. Be home during your delivery window and have your ID ready
  8. Pay and tip your driver and say thank you 🥰
  9. Unpack your goodies...and do a happy dance!
  10. Tell us what you think – we love getting feedback from our customers 
TIP: Make sure the dispensary you choose delivers to your zip code or is convenient for you to do curbside pickup before loading up your online basket! Most stores are currently doing delivery or curbside pickup if the store is open. Masks and social distancing rules apply due to COVID-19 effects on cannabis delivery, call ahead to make sure. 

*Green Bee is currently carried by over 40 dispensaries and delivery services, but due to regulations, we're available only in California and for people 21 and over. 

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Dec 31, 2020

Unlike smoking cigarettes, when smoking cannabis in the form of cannabis your lungs aren’t harmed. In fact, a study found that cannabis actually helps increase the capacity of the lungs rather than cause any harm to it.

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