Cova, the company behind the cannabis industry’s most robust point-of-sale (POS) solution, has raised $8 million in an initial fundraising round with Golden Opportunities Fund (“Golden”), managed by Westcap Mgt. Ltd. (“Westcap”).
Retail cannabis point of sale software company and part of the iQmetrix group, Cova Software today announced plans to help retailers in Canada improve protection of retail data and Canadian consumer information by migrating all Canadian cannabis retail data to Azure Canada-Central located in Toronto. The move is set to begin September 27.
The inaugural Cannabis 100—produced by Green Entrepreneur and PRØHBTD—celebrates those brave entrepreneurs who fought to change societal perceptions, found innovative solutions to problems, and built a multibillion-dollar industry one plant at a time. Cova has been named one of the cannabis industry's movers, shakers and bakers of 2018.
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Retail cannabis point of sale software company and part of the iQmetrix group, Cova Software today announced plans to help retailers in Canada improve protection of retail data and Canadian consumer information by migrating all Canadian cannabis retail data to Azure Canada-Central located in Toronto.
With this integration, springbig’s incentive tools will be immediately available to an additional hundreds of Cannabis retailers in North America and signals springbig’s global expansion into Canada, with Cova’s impressive Canadian footprint.
COVA, we are a cannabis retail software company. We have a suite of software products for the cannabis retail space. Our main product is our point-of-sale, which also helps with inventory management. We’ve got reporting dashboards. In addition to that, we also showcase digital signage, touchscreen menus, and menu boards
“In our ongoing conversations with owners, managers, and budtenders, we regularly hear complaints about software design and user experience, [along with] a lack of in-depth reporting and sophisticated marketing tools,” said Cova Chief Executive Officer Gary Cohen...
This week, we highlight Gary Cohen, CEO of Cova. In a career that encompassed a dozen start-ups, Gary has held leadership roles with Verizon and AT&T, has managed technology-oriented research practices for Nielsen, Milestone Group and ITG/MScience, and led software/internet ventures Shoptok, Birdstep, and Handmade Mobile.
The legal marijuana market is one of the fastest growing industries in North America. Cova operates as a start-up within a solid, well-established parent software company. Collectively, our software can be found in over 19,000 stores across North America in various verticals.
Direct Cannabis Network had the opportunity to sit down and share in a conversation with Gary Cohen, CEO of Cova, a technology company focused on point-of-sale [POS for short], touchscreen menus and digital signage solutions for the cannabis industry.