With pandemic conditions worsening, the question has ceased to be ‘When do we return to normal?’
Now we’re wondering what the new normal will look like. WeedWeek’s Dan Mitchell explains that the cannabis industry’s new reality will so emphasize deliveries, online purchases and curbside pickup that the adjustments may shape up as a wholesale retooling.
- The need for storefronts and bud tenders have taken big hits, but “in-store consultations” are likely to complement internet sales.
- Storefronts are likely to retain popularity with high-end users.
- In the category of Novel Ways to Be Busted for Pot, we have the two tech consultants who’ve been busted for trying to trick banks into processing $100M in cannabis transactions.