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

Tobacco wholesalers want in on recreational marijuana

By Dan Adams , Globe Staff

Advocates said making cigarette delivery firms marijuana middlemen is “the last thing this state needs.”

Harvard Square Theater would be replaced with new building, cinema

By Dan Adams , Globe Staff

In a significant concession to neighbors, the developer plans to include a new, two-screen cinema in the below-ground level of the 50,000-square-foot facility.

Mass. wants to update its alcohol laws. Not all are happy

By Dan Adams , Globe Staff

With a task force reviewing state alcohol rules, health experts are pushing back, arguing for tougher restrictions.

For Total Wine, it’s total war against alcohol regulations

By Dan Adams , Globe Staff

The sharp-elbowed chain’s next battle: convincing state legislators to allow coupons at package stores.