Calls for Social Distancing Spark Demand for Online Cannabis Sales in Colorado
Dispensaries say this trend could reshape how customers buy marijuana in the future.
Americans can purchase pet supplies, medication and even alcohol online, so why not marijuana?
That thought is crossing many Coloradans’ minds as calls for the general public to practice social distancing have spurred a trend in online shopping for cannabis products.
On March 16, Terrapin Care Station, which operates six dispensaries throughout the Front Range, saw an 1,800% increase in online sales over the same day a week prior, according to Communications Director Peter Marcus. Historically, online ordering accounted for a fraction of the company’s sales, as consumers preferred to peruse cannabis selections in person to decide what to buy.
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