Zen Leaf Neptune is the Company’s first new retail storefront to open in New Jersey since the signing of adult-use cannabis reform bills by the Governor, second overall in the state
Verano has one additional Zen Leaf dispensary location in development, which it plans to open Q2 2021
Verano is actively expanding its state-of-the-art 120,000 sq. ft. cultivation facility in Readington NJ
CHICAGO, April 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Verano Holdings Corp. (CSE:VRNO) (OTCQX: VRNOF) (“Verano” or “the Company”), a leading multi-state cannabis company, today announced the opening of Zen Leaf Neptune, the Company’s second of three planned dispensaries in New Jersey, the maximum allowable number. The storefront is located at 2100 NJ-66 in Neptune Township, about two miles from the shore and popular landmarks such as the Asbury Park Boardwalk.
“New Jersey’s expansion into adult-use is a significant milestone within a core market of ours, and presents exciting growth potential for Verano,” said George Archos, Verano Co-Founder and CEO. “We have prepared for this eventuality and established vertical integration, which enables us to scale operations in the state efficiently and profitably. At the same time, we’re pleased to continue expanding the Zen Leaf dispensary brand and an elevated cannabis shopping experience in New