New York Expands Medical Access, Prepares for Adult Use

The state’s regulators are easing restrictions considerably in what used to be one of the most limited medical cannabis markets in the country. With the launch of the adult use market on the horizon, New York regulators are expanding patient access and establishing their hemp program.

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Curaleaf Acquires Bloom, Opens New Florida Dispensaries

According to two press releases published today, Curaleaf Holdings, Inc. has acquired Arizona-based Bloom Dispensaries for roughly $211 million, taking the company’s four retail locations and their two cultivation/processing locations in Arizona. Additionally, Curaleaf announced two new retail locations in Tampa Bay and Largo, Florida.

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Flower-Side Chats Part 1: A Q&A with Sam Ghods, CEO of Connected

In this series, Aaron Green sits down and interviews a number of integrated cannabis companies and flower brands. In Part 1, Green chats with Sam Ghods, CEO at Connected, to learn more about how he got into cannabis and Connected’s product and branding strategy.

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