Tag Archives: marijuana

Sensing a growing market, CBD retailer opens in larger space

After operating out of a kiosk in the Palmer Park Mall in Palmer Township for more than a year, the co-owner of a CBD retailer opened last week in a larger, full-fledged space in the mall. Cannabidioil, or CBD, is an active ingredient in cannabis and part of an emerging industry. Eddie Salzman, co-owner of Smooth Roots, sees continued growth ...

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The Cannabis Challenge

Pennsylvania legalized medical marijuana in 2016, and Gov. Tom Wolf has called on the state lawmakers to take the next step; allow its recreational use. Doing so would create new opportunities for entrepreneurs, and new tax revenue for the state. Today, Lehigh Valley Business reports on issues facing this niche industry and the serious obstacles that stand in its way. ...

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