Deerfield, IL–The latest mass chain to enter the CBD market: Walgreens. CNBC reported that Walgreens will sell CBD creams, patches and sprays in Oregon, Colorado, New Mexico, Kentucky, Tennessee, Vermont, South Carolina, Illinois and Indiana. The products will be available in nearly 1,500 stores.
Details on which brands will be carried have not yet been released, but CNBC quoted Walgreens spokesman Brian Faith as saying, “This product offering is in line with our efforts to provide a wider range of accessible health and wellbeing products and services to best meet the needs and preferences of our customers.”
The news from Walgreens comes days after CVS announced that it would carry CBD products.