Grand Bay-Westfield bakery owner planning to start a second business selling baked goods with cannabis twist.
Before Melissa McCarthy stepped out on stage last week at the Academy Awards wearing a bunch of stuffed rabbits, she reportedly took a moment to rub her feet with CBD oil to help with the pain associated with the fashionable, but distinctly uncomfortable, ultra-high heels worn by celebrities.
Every new cannabis dispensary faces these obstacles and opportunities.
America’s largest chain of organic grocery stores is considering a move into the marijuana market. Earlier this week, the Amazon subsidiary suggested that it might add cannabis to its extensive line of organic produce sometime in the future.
Aphria to develop cannabis skin patches created by MIT scientists, Organigram to sell cannabis in all 10 Canadian provinces.
In 2012, Washington and Colorado became the first states to legalize recreational marijuana. Since then, more states have followed. To date, 33 states have legalized the recreational or medicinal use of marijuana. Canada legalized recreational use nation-wide in October 2018.
One sure sign that the cannabis industry in the U.S. is gaining steam — the rush of celebrities hoping to get in on the ground floor.
Four of Canada’s largest cannabis companies reported earnings this week.
Half of the 10 biggest marijuana companies trading in Canada are now U.S. based.
Marketing costs doubled ahead of Canadian marijuana legalization, but medical pot still the bulk of Aurora’s business.