Dan Adams

A Massachusetts native and graduate of Emerson College, Dan Adams joined the Globe in 2011. He initially worked for the Globe’s West section and later in the Metro department as a breaking news and features reporter. Since 2014, Adams has served as a general assignment business reporter with a special focus on the alcohol and marijuana industries.

Latest stories

DPH slows medical marijuana fixes, infuriating patients

By Dan Adams , Globe Staff

Patients say they’re being unfairly forced to wait because of questions around recreational marijuana.

Cannabis commission hires former Menino adviser

By Dan Adams , Globe Staff

Dot Joyce will consult for the Cannabis Control Commission until it hires a permanent communications director.

First billboard ads for a marijuana dispensary debut

By Dan Adams , Globe Staff

Legal marijuana companies have many restrictions on how they can advertise.

Judge dismisses lawsuit over beer distributor’s ‘pay-to-play’ tactics

By Dan Adams , Globe Staff

Shelton Brothers said sales of its European beers were hurt when its wholesaler paid bars to stock other brews.