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Dispensary sales top $23 million in August, cards up more than 5,000

Dispensary sales top $23 million in August, cards up more than 5,000

Medical marijuana patients in Arkansas spent more than $23 million last month to obtain 4.245 pounds of product at the state’s dispensaries. The state Department of Health reported an increase of 5,511 active patient cards.

State marijuana tax collections top $2.7 million in August, $21 million for year

State marijuana tax collections top $2.7 million in August, $21 million for year

The state medical marijuana industry generated more than $2.7 million in tax revenue last month, according to data from the state Department of Finance and Administration. The state has collected more than $21 million this year from two taxes related to medical marijuana.

Medical marijuana sales surpass $23 million in July, $1 million more than June sales

Medical marijuana sales surpass $23 million in July, $1 million more than June sales

Medical marijuana patients in Arkansas spent more than $23 million at the state’s 38 dispensaries last month. That’s an increase of more than $1 million over the $22 million patients spent in June.

State marijuana tax collections decline 7% through first seven months of year

State marijuana tax collections decline 7% through first seven months of year

Arkansas medical marijuana tax collections have declined 7% through the first seven months of year, according to data from the state Department of Finance and Administration.

Medical marijuana sales top $22 million in June

Medical marijuana sales top $22 million in June

Medical marijuana patients in Arkansas spent more than $22 million at the state’s 38 dispensaries in June.

Waiting game: 5 years later, 2 groups still waiting for licenses

Waiting game: 5 years later, 2 groups still waiting for licenses

If good things truly come to those who wait, a pair of Arkansas business partnerships are in store for something nice. Or, rather, something green. Five years after submitting their applications for dispensary ownership, two ownership groups are on the cusp of receiving licenses but remain on the outside looking in as legal issues stand… View Article