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

Breaking Down the FDA’s CBD Regulatory Status

CSP and compliance lawyer Jonathan Havens discuss the current state and future of cannabidiol

CSP Daily News

New CBD Energy Shot Hits 5,000 Retailers

Plus, a rundown of the latest cannabidiol news from the past month

CSP Daily News

FDA’s 2nd CBD Hearing Won’t Be the One the Industry Wants

November conference will focus on differing effects on each gender

Grocery News

Grocery Business

Consumers Turn to CBD to Fight Stress

Consumers increasingly look for unique CBD products that help with stress, anxiety, pain and inflammation.

Grocery Business

CBD Company Seeks to Bring New Meaning to ‘Runner’s High’

OffField introduces Enhanced Hydration, a new product designed to bring the fun back to exercise.

Grocery Business

Topical CBD Products Outpace Edibles, Says FMI

FMI's newly released 2020 The Food Retailer Industry Speaks report finds that while CBD is an emerging category in food retail, topical products are far more prevalent than edible ones.

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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

FDA’s November CBD Hearing Won't be What Industry Wants

November conference will focus on differing effects on each gender.

Grocery Business

How CBD Has Performed During COVID

While a new report finds that 39% of consumers are using CBD more frequently as a result of COVID, the hemp-derived CBD market is not expected to meet 2020 sales projections.

CSP Daily News

Most CBD Labeling Accurate: Report

Independent testing shows 84% of products contain more cannabidiol than advertised

A Breakdown
of CBD Laws

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

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