The Green Solution Celebrates 10-Year Anniversary with Donald Ray Crockett

DENVER – The Green Solution (TGS), one of Colorado’s first dispensaries and now the state’s largest cannabis company, will celebrate its 10-year anniversary in October. TGS will honor the occasion with a customer appreciation event featuring a special appearance by football legend, Donald Ray Crockett, from 2-6 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 24 at the company’s first dispensary, located at 470 Malley Dr. in Northglenn.

Founded in 2010 by Colorado natives and twin brothers, Kyle Speidell and Eric Speidell, TGS was one of the first recreational dispensaries in the nation. Over the course of the past 10 years, TGS has received more than 100 awards for its quality flower, concentrates, edibles and topicals through its portfolio of cannabis brands.


“We’re proud to be where we are today, and especially grateful to both our team and our customers for their support over the last decade,” said Kyle Speidell, co-founder and co-president of TGS alongside his brother, Eric Speidell. “We’ve worked as pioneers in this industry and really credit our success to our concentrated efforts on our safe and reliable customer experience, consumer education and community involvement.”

TGS’ anniversary customer appreciation event on Saturday, Oct. 24 will feature a meet-and-greet opportunity with Crockett, complimentary bites from Smokin’ Bones BBQ, prize giveaways and more.

The first 25 customers will receive a complimentary autographed copy of Crockett’s new book, “Bump and Run.” The first 100 customers will receive complimentary gift bags with select merchandise from vendors. TGS will also host pop-ups from select vendors throughout the afternoon, including Lucky Mints, Atlus Mints, Stillwater, 1906, Joy Gum, IoVia, Dixie and more.

TGS will celebrate 10 years with discounts on some of the company’s most popular products, including:

  1. NectarBee truffles, NectarBee icicles and Canyon edibles for $0.01, with purchase
  2. Buy-two-get-one NectarBee gummies, Lusso cartridges or eighths of wall flower for $0.10
  3. 50 percent off NectarBee items including concentrates, tinctures, drinks, topicals, cartridges and accessories
  4. $10 off Bonzai flower and Sunlit Farms flower
  5. Buy-one-get-one for $0.01 on all Ceria Brewing Co., PHYX Beverages and JoyGum
  6. Buy-two-get-one for $0.01 on all Pressies edibles and Lucky Mints
  7. Buy-one-get-one 50 percent off on Altus 1:1 edibles, Altus 20:1 edibles, Incredibles Extracts edibles, Blue Kudu edibles, Willie’s Reserve all in one 1,000mg,
  8. 50 percent off Keef Beverages and HiFi Beverages
  9. 25 percent off all Ripple beverages, Dixie beverages, IoVia tinctures, Wana edibles, Love’s Oven edibles, Cheeba Chews, Escape Artists strips, Keef Cola pax pods, Keef Cola oil stix, Lucky Turtle cartridges, IoVia topicals, IoVia bath salts, Apothecanna topicals, Escape Artists topicals, Foria topicals

TGS will facilitate giveaways, door-buster deals and weekly offers at all retail locations throughout the month of October. Giveaways will include a chance to win 15, 25 or 35 percent off purchases for one year. Door-busters will be available on Saturday, Oct. 24, and will reward 10 winners per location with $20 gift cards. Additionally, from Monday, Oct. 12 through Wednesday, Oct. 14, TGS will host select offerings for “Munchie Monday”, “Oil Tuesday” and “Wellness Wednesday.”

TGS has added a self-serve kiosk shopping experience for customers, limiting contact and expediting purchases through its express pick-up option. The kiosks are integrated with TGS’ loyalty program, which offers five percent reward points on every purchase, and showcases the store’s newly-renovated retail layouts. These additions represent TGS’ progress in maintaining a concierge-level blend of digital innovation bridging the human gaps created by social distancing. Throughout the stores, new category layouts, visual displays and tablets have been added for customers to browse flower inventory by species, weight and price. TGS has also introduced over 100 new products from third-party vendors, including Jane West and Harmony.

Pick-up options are also available, allowing customers to shop via express check-out windows. TGS strictly enforces social distancing measures, requiring a minimum of six feet between all customers, and reminds all staff and customers to avoid direct contact through retail sales and transactions. From cultivation to customer, TGS has implemented procedures to minimize human contact with its products. TGS has also increased cleaning protocols at all locations, disinfecting surfaces and display cases between customers, and providing hand sanitizing stations at all locations. All employees are provided with personal protective equipment, and any employee reporting potential symptoms are staying home from work. All of the company’s flower and edible products are individually sealed, nitrogen packed and date stamped to guarantee freshness. All customers are required to wear face masks in stores and mandated orders by all counties are strictly followed.

About The Green Solution
The Green Solution, recently acquired by the nation’s leading MSO Columbia Care, has grown exponentially since its inception in 2010 into one of the top vertically integrated cannabis operators in Colorado. Voted “Best Bargain Dispensary” in Westword’s 2020 Best of Denver poll, the family-founded business is built on a foundation of customer service, education, innovation, product excellence, regulatory compliance and supply chain innovation. Awarded first place for its Supernova Cone and second place for its NectarBee Root Beer in The THC Classics 2020, TGS has remained an industry leader through proprietary technology and innovation, as well as through continually introducing new verticals, including a family of cannabis brands. Continued advancements across the marijuana supply chain and into enterprise technologies keep the company primed for growth. A veteran-founded company, The Green Solution is dedicated to sustainable business operations, financial commitments and community partnerships to support its communities and state. Today, TGS’ infrastructure combined with that of Columbia Care is designed to accommodate dispensary operations at a global scale. Learn more about TGS at or download the (GREEN) Lifestyle App, a quick, convenient rewards and loyalty app developed exclusively by TGS. Follow TGS on Facebook, on Twitter and Instagram.

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