Calyx Berkshire Dispensary is your premier cannabis boutique and one of only four in Massachusetts that is 100% owned by women.
Donna Norman, chief executive officer, sees her business as community-centric. Calyx Berkshire’s mission is to end the stigma surrounding the beautiful cannabis plant while educating the canna-curious customer on all things cannabis.
The dispensary’s location, 307 Main St. in downtown Great Barrington, is a prime example of normalizing this industry – because it’s not hidden in the outskirts of town or tucked away in an industrial zone. Calyx Berkshire believes cannabis should be a conversation, not a transaction.
“Our location and customer service set us apart from all the other dispensaries,” Norman said. “Not only do we have a robust line of cannabis flower to choose from, we carry edibles, drinks, ice cream, concentrates, tinctures, topicals and CBD products as well. Clearly we are not your typical ‘flower shop.’”
Calyx takes pride in having the best menu in town and is constantly bringing new and innovative products to market, she said. Customers never are rushed while they are shopping, and Calyx’s knowledgeable staff truly cares about their customers and making sure they understand all