Cannabis Briefs for October 6, 2020October 6, 2020
•Los Angeles-based Wyllow, a new cannabis brand, has launched at Stiiizy retail locations in San Francisco and Los Angeles. The brand launched in August in Los Angeles with several flower strains including a popular sativa called Mimosa and another called Afghan White. The expansion to San Francisco is marked by the introduction of new flower variety Gelato, which will be accompanied by a custom virtual reality Instagram filter. Gelato will be available exclusively at the Stiiizy flagship stores in both cities, retailing for around $28 per eighth of an ounce.
•Vermont governor Phil Scott has until tomorrow to sign or veto a bill enacting cannabis sales in the state. Vermont legalized recreational cannabis use, possession, and cultivation in 2017 but did not establish a legal sales framework. In recent comments, Scott expressed concern over whether the bill goes far enough in its social equity provisions; meanwhile, a coalition of civil rights groups are urging him to sign it. If Scott doesn’t take action by Wednesday, the bill will automatically become law.Subscribe to Shanken News Daily’s Email Newsletter, delivered to your inbox each morning. You will also receive the Cannabis edition as part of your subscription.