Department of Commerce Chooses Two Vendors to Support Medical Marijuana IT Projects


COLUMBUS, Ohio, Aug. 22, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — The Department of Commerce today announced that Metrc, a Franwell company, has been selected as the vendor for the Medical Marijuana Control Program’s seed-to-sale system. The Department of Commerce also announced today that Persistent Systems Inc., has been selected for the Medical Marijuana Control Program’s eLicensing system.

The seed-to-sale system is mandated by House Bill 523, the enabling legislation for the Ohio Medical Marijuana Control Program, and will be used by all medical marijuana licensees to track medical marijuana throughout the entire process of cultivation, processing, testing and sale. The eLicensing system will be used to track licensees and their employees.

Both were selected after a competitive bid process. For more details please visit:

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