You’re already reading High Times. Soon, you’ll be able to shop at High Times.
Hightimes Holding Corp., the parent company of this publication, announced Wednesday that it will be opening two flagship retail stores in Las Vegas and Los Angeles.
Each store will operate under the High Times name and logo, and will offer memorabilia, licensed products of the company, and various cannabis products.
The company said it hopes to announce additional locations for other stores in the coming weeks.
The first two stores will set up shop in a pair of the biggest cannabis markets in the United States. California legalized recreational marijuana use in 2016, while Nevada did the same a year later. Currently, there are 11 states in the country that have lifted the prohibition on recreational pot use.
That wasn’t the only major news that the company announced Wednesday. In addition to the launch of the two flagship stores, Hightimes said that it had hired Paul Henderson, former CEO of Grupo Flor, as the organization’s president.
“There is no brand in Cannabis that compares to High Times,” Henderson said in a statement. “High Times has ten times the number of social followers of any other cannabis