Smaller joints and less-potent buds: recession weed is here - CNN

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“A focus for cannabis retailers prior to Covid-19 was to attract the “cannacurious” and bring new consumers into the market. However, those individuals don’t typically spend as much, she said.
During a recession, the focus will be on the people who consider this good to be essential and want more bang for their buck.
Retaining cannabis loyalists is critical to sustaining a market for legal weed. The emergence of more discounted or value options could help to prevent customers from flowing into the illicit market, which can undercut the pricing of licensed retailers because the unregulated purveyors don’t have added costs for taxes and testing.”