The CBD category sprung up from grassroots consumer exuberance about the promise and potential—real or rumored—the products may have in the areas of health, wellness and beauty care. And suppliers of CBD products are poised and ready to satisfy all those curiosities. Retailers have recognized the demand and stepped up as competitors to more traditional online and dispensary shops.


How are each working to fulfill this new produce niche?

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Convenience News

CSP Daily News

Michigan to Regulate Delta-8 THC Products

Governor signs legislation that takes effect Oct. 11, covers c-stores

CSP Daily News

Kadenwood Acquires CBD Wellness Brand Healist Advanced Naturals

Partners with UK wellness company for portfolio of plant-based wellness products

Grocery News

Grocery Business

Are Cannabis Vending Machines the Future?

The new Wellness Pantry from Cultiva Wellness is not your typical chips and soda vending machine, says the company.

Grocery Business

Sweets & Snacks Takes a Closer Look at Cannabis  

This year's Sweets & Snacks in Indianapolis is set to explore the rapidly changing world of cannabinoid-based confections.

Grocery Business

Canadian Cannabis Retailer to Buy Milwaukee-based FABCBD

Calgary-based High Tide, which operates 85 recreational cannabis retail stores in Canada, expands its U.S. presence with the acquisition of FABCBD

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Restaurant News

Restaurant Business

Restaurants feel the heat over CBD-infused menu items

The federal government has promised to provide some clarity, but restaurants likely run a risk in the meantime if they use the cannabis derivative as an ingredient.

Restaurant Business

4 restaurant chains cooking up 4/20 specials

Cannabis fans can celebrate the day with themed menu items at limited-service spots.

Restaurant Business

FDA plans to reconsider the rules for using CBD as an ingredient

A change in rules or the regulatory process could clear the way for restaurants to add the cannabis derivative without fear of breaking the law.

From Technomic

Currently, 13% of U.S. adults report regular or occasional marijuana use; Technomic data indicates that share will likely increase as more states legalize recreational use.
More CBD Data

CBD By the numbers

$679M
Cannabis dispensaries sales of CBD products for the 52 weeks ending Dec. 29, 2019
$71M
Convenience-store sales of CBD products for the 52 weeks ending Dec. 29, 2019
$55M
Multioutlet sales of CBD products for the 52 weeks ending Dec. 29, 2019
$18M
Food/grocery sales of CBD products for the 52 weeks ending Dec. 29, 2019

Research News

Grocery Business

Consumer Brands to the FDA: It’s Time to Regulate CBD

The association has renewed its call for urgent government action on cannabidiol regulation, with the assertion it is critical to ensuring consumer safety.

Grocery Business

U.S. Cannabis Food and Beverage Market Expected to Reach $20B

A new report from Research and Markets finds the U.S. cannabis industry is leading global growth, with sales expected to reach more than $20 billion by 2026.

Grocery Business

CBD’s 2020 Winners and Losers

The Brightfield Group takes a look at which states will see the most cannabis growth in 2021.

A Breakdown
of CBD Laws

Regulatory outlook remains gray due to FDA uncertainty and mixed enforcement messages

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The Experts