CBD hemp trend arrives in Rochester: Store opens in Henrietta, one coming to South Wedge

Feb 14, 2019

CBD products have becoming inscreasingly popular all around the United States and the trend has now hit Rochester, New York. The newly opened CBD boutique sells products ranging from flower and oils to topicals, edibles and beauty products, even CBD for your pets! The many products cover a range of treatments for ailments like anxiety, trouble sleeping, dry skin, joint pain, and more. There are more CBD boutiques around the city and even more to come each with a slightly different focus on products and customers. While the CBD market continues to grow it promises to reach even further as the governor of New York recently promised to legalize recreational cannabis in the state.

The CBD industry has been growing and is projected to continue to grow in 2019. Capital raised by cannabis-related companies will triple from $13.8 billion to over $40 billion in 2019, wrote Erik Blakkestad of Electrum Partners LLC.