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Marijuana sales data reveal Americans bought 67% more weed to survive 2020

On Dec 23, 2020
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Americans spent nearly $18 billion on cannabis in 2020. That’s 65% more than last year. https://t.co/bJTTO12oXv
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It's the pandemic effect: Consumers spent nearly $18 billion on cannabis in 2020, a 67% increase over 2019.

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On Dec 23, 2020
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Americans spent nearly $18 billion on cannabis in 2020. That’s 65% more than last year. https://t.co/bJTTO12oXv
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Marijuana sales data reveal Americans bought 67% more weed to survive 2020

Marijuana sales data reveal Americans bought 67% more weed to survive 2020

It's the pandemic effect: Consumers spent nearly $18 billion on cannabis in 2020, a 67% increase over 2019.

Chart: Nationwide sales of adult-use cannabis further eclipse those of medical marijuana

Chart: Nationwide sales of adult-use cannabis further eclipse those of medical marijuana

While the United States has three times as many state medical marijuana markets than adult-use programs, recreational sales are expected to be roughly 30% or more above MMJ in 2020.

Safety Precautions To Take While Buying Cannabis During COVID-19

Safety Precautions To Take While Buying Cannabis During COVID-19

The coronavirus pandemic has changed the way people go about their daily lives, including how and where they work, shop, and eat. Just like buying groceries

Is my dispensary open and can they deliver cannabis right now?

Is my dispensary open and can they deliver cannabis right now?

Emergency COVID-19 marijuana rules are now in effect. Some places now allow delivery, others are shut down. Check here for updates.

The 11th State to Legalize Recreational Marijuana Is ...

The 11th State to Legalize Recreational Marijuana Is ...

This state could see $850 million in annual cannabis sales by 2022 if recreational weed is legalized.

How COVID-19 Changed the Medical Marijuana Industry in America

How COVID-19 Changed the Medical Marijuana Industry in America

COVID-19 has changed the medical marijuana industry. The essential designation and introduction of telemedicine increased sales and new patients.

10 Notable M&A Deals That Happened (and Didn’t) in 2020

10 Notable M&A Deals That Happened (and Didn’t) in 2020

Lower valuations and the coronavirus pandemic made for an interesting year of mergers and acquisitions in cannabis. Here, we look back on this year’s most talked-about transactions.

Pot advocates call for Gov. Baker to end ban on adult-use sales

Pot advocates call for Gov. Baker to end ban on adult-use sales

A group of marijuana-legalization advocates, doctors and a member of the Cannabis Control Commission called on Gov. Charlie Baker on Monday to end the ban on adult-use sales, a move that ...

States Experience Record Surge in Retail Marijuana Sales

States Experience Record Surge in Retail Marijuana Sales

“One unanticipated effect of the COVID-19 pandemic has been the growth acceleration of legal cannabis markets (and erosion of the illicit markets) in those states which have activated both ...

New York medical marijuana company Vireo tied to Massachusetts recreational pot takeover

New York medical marijuana company Vireo tied to Massachusetts recreational pot takeover

Vireo Health International, which includes medical marijuana company in New York, has acquired a Massachusetts recreational pot business.

Oregon Officials Report Major Spike In Recreational Cannabis Sales In April

Oregon Officials Report Major Spike In Recreational Cannabis Sales In April

The recreational cannabis business is booming in the Beaver State.