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Weed Workers Burning Out

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With pot hitting the shelves this past January 1 in California, pot shops are not the laid back shops one might have expected. In fact, they’re crazy busy.

January saw long lines outside new dispensaries, extended hours, and shortages. Weed business is definitely booming in the golden state.

The Marijuana Business Daily recently reported on some examples of retailers not just cruising. One retailer had been seeing about 150 customers a day (medicinal), only to see that jump to more than 300 a day in the new year.

Workers in the shops are working long hours trying to keep up with the demand. One retailer was quoted as saying they are hiring as fast as they can to help out. They are hiring for “every single position” in their business! •

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Jerri Hemsworth
Jerri Hemsworth
Jerri Hemsworth is Founder/CEO and Creative Director of Newman Grace Inc. Established in 1996, Newman Grace demystifies and simplifies marketing by providing great strategies, great creative materials, and doing so in a friendly way that makes clients feel comfortable and cared for. Jerri is an Editor of Southern California Professional. She is an adjunct faculty member of Woodbury University where she teaches Graphic Design. She also sits on the advisory board of directors for Shane's Inspiration (www.shanesinspiration.org), a non-profit organization committed to designing inclusive playgrounds and programs that unite children of all abilities.




 
 

 
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