Colorado marijuana industry sets sales records in early '17
April 23, 2017
DENVER (AP) — Colorado's marijuana industry — one of the most mature in the nation — continues to thrive, posting record-setting sales figures through the first two months of 2017.
Combined sales of medical and recreational marijuana in January and February 2017 totaled over $235 million, up 30 percent from the same period in 2016, Marijuana Business Daily reported Monday (http://bit.ly/2oFklfh).
It's too soon to know if sales will continue at such a strong clip throughout the rest of 2017.
While medical marijuana sales are up slightly in 2017, sales of recreational marijuana have inc...