People are nervous because of the coronavirus pandemic and getting well with cannabis seems to be the best remedy for some people. As the coronavirus spreads in California, cannabis companies, including Lowell Farms, Caliva, Sweet Flower and Sherbinskis, say demand is high: “People are stockpiling.
The Hollywood Reporter says that cannabis companies and delivery services are reporting increased sales.
I’ve seen regular customers buying three or four more than they normally do in Los Angeles dispensaries. Says Steve Lilak, head of sales at California cannabis company NUG, the Hollywood Reporter’s sales manager.
Cannabis company Caliva, where rapper Jay-Z serves the brand’s chief strategist, has seen double-digit growth in its delivery business, according to the article.
We’ve seen an increase in our delivery services at all our sites, with record sales in the last two weeks. Says president Steve Allan, according to the article. He also said sales have increased for the brand’s most popular products. Including Dog Walkers, Reef Leaf, and Deli from Caliva Ounces and Quarters.
This week, California Governor Gavin Newsom called for the cancellation of all rallies of more than 250 people. While New York Governor Andrew Cuomo banned events attracting more than 500 people. On Thursday, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti reduced the number to a maximum of 50 people.