What 3 Marijuana Heavyweights Are Doing to Become the P&G of Pot

The companies are developing and nurturing cannabis brands

Slang Worldwide hopes to corner the U.S. marijuana market as more states legalize it. Green House Brands

As the legal marijuana business starts to professionalize, players are emerging who say they want to create multinational franchises and empires, in effect, building the Starbucks or McDonald’s of ganja.

This story first appeared in the Dec. 4, 2017, issue of Adweek magazine. Click here to subscribe.
@TLStanleyLA terry.stanley@adweek.com T.L. Stanley is a senior editor at Adweek, where she specializes in consumer trends, cannabis marketing, plant-based food products, pop culture and creativity.