Cannabis Demand Is Up as Dispensaries Adapt to Coronavirus

  • As with many businesses, dispensaries continue to adapt to daily societal change in the face of the COVID-19 virus.
  • While non-essential businesses remain closed for the foreseeable future, dispensaries continue to maintain recommended measures to keep patients and staff safe.
  • Most dispensaries have adopted social-distancing policies to keep patients a safe distance from each other and sanitation methods such as N-95 masks, latex gloves and liberal use of hand-sanitizer and disinfectant.
  • However, some dispensary owners have expressed concerns over the state’s supply of flower.
  • Cannabis promotion firm With A Bhang, sent a letter to DHS Director Cara Christ, petitioning the department to temporarily modify requirements so that dispensary agents can deliver from multiple dispensaries with a single card.

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