The Street: Real Money Goes Behind the Scenes of the Budding Cannabis Industry

“Many investors are setting their eyes on some green in 2019. In this case, that includes the cannabis industry.

Companies such as Tilray, Inc.  (TLRY) , Canopy Growth Corp.  (CGC) , and Cronos Group Inc.  (CRON) have exploded to become some of the most popularly traded stocks on the market. And this has only sped up as the cover on the jar of the American market begins to be pried off.

That being the case, I hopped in my car and set out to Taunton, a small city just southeast of Boston, to do my due diligence and find out more about the ground floor of the newest investment craze.

Pulling off of the highway and past a strip mall, I came upon a nondescript warehouse building emblazoned with a façade reading, Commonwealth Alternative Care.”

Taunton medical marijuana dispensary aims to get its recreational license

In just a few months, marijuana users may be able to buy their pot in Taunton. Commonwealth Alternative Care on Mozzone Boulevard is in the process of adding recreational marijuana to their current medical marijuana menu.

Taunton Gazette: City Council says yes to Taunton marijuana facility expansion

Taunton Gazette: City Council says yes to Taunton marijuana facility expansion

What is now 47,300 square feet of usable space will become 127,530 square feet. Of that total amount 8,000 square feet will be used as an “equipment pad” for HVAC machinery, generators and other essential gear.

The original plan called for an extra 5,000 square feet, but the city’s Planning Board ruled that it could only be used for additional parking, which is now part of the plan.

Key to the expansion in the existing building at 30 Mozzone Boulevard was the 48,000-square-foot vacancy left this year — after WeCare Organics of New York state, doing business as WeCare Environmental LLC, broke a 20-year trash-recycle contract with the city by suddenly shutting down its materials recovery facility, or MRF for short.

Make Cannabis Infused Mashed Potatoes for Thanksgiving!

Make Cannabis Infused Mashed Potatoes for Thanksgiving!

ONE Fills are 500mg offerings of highly purified cannabis distillate, available in various formulations. ONE Fills can be vaped, dabbed, or added to your favorite foods, like mashed potatoes.