CULTIVATED: How the cannabis industry is preparing for — and reeling from — the coronavirus pandemic

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  • People are stockpiling pot as many cities order non-essential retail stores to close, in an effort to combat the coronavirus pandemic .
  • Despite strong sales numbers, investors, experts, and analysts told Business Insider that the fallout from the coronavirus pandemic will be dire.
  • So-called ” vice” startups, such as those that specialize in alcohol or CBD , are seeing record sales and booming demand during the widespread work-from-home directives and social distancing measures to protect people from the novel coronavirus.

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