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Expiration of unemployment benefits hasn’t dented adult-use cannabis sales revenue

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

August 31, 2020

When the United States Government announced that it would be stopping coronavirus-related stimulus payments for Americans, the cannabis industry shuddered with worry of sales being impacted. However, the aftermath has not proven to be so destructive after all. This is based on recent sales figures for t...

Experts see silver lining for U.S. cannabis industry and Illinois is leading by example

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

May 20, 2020

In April, recreational cannabis sales in Illinois topped $37.3 million. The financial results indicate major success in the state's legal weed industry, which launched on January 1. It's a surprising outcome for the newly-launched market, which is still going strong despite the social distancing measures ...

Data firm says U.S. cannabis market sales have topped $13.6 billion

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

March 30, 2020

Sales of legal cannabis in the United States are on an upward incline. New Frontier Data – a Washington-based company that aims to provide transparency for the legal cannabis market through providing industry participants with up-to-date data and analysis – recently published a report on U.S. can...

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