The growing market for CBD is full of opportunities, but presents some significant barriers to entry. It’s one thing to recognize an underserved market and to dream up ways of serving it, but CBD is not a cottage industry. A simple bottle of CBD oil represents a complex production chain including hemp farmers, specialized extraction equipment, and painstaking lab testing.
The health benefits of cannabidiol, or CBD, are widely known by now. CBD has been clinically proven to reduce anxiety and other symptoms of depression, and to support good heart health by lowering rises in blood pressure due to stress
CBD has hit the mainstream. The New York Times is publishing feature articles about it, celebrities endorse it, and perhaps most importantly, investors are taking CBD seriously: investment bank Cowen & Co. recently projected the worldwide CBD market to be worth $16 billion by 2025, up from $5 billion this year. And that’s among the […]