BOCA RATON, Fla., Oct. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Jushi Holdings Inc. (“Jushi” or the “Company”) (CSE: JUSH) (OTCQX: JUSHF), a vertically integrated, multi-state cannabis operator, announced the opening of its 25th retail location nationwide and its 16th BEYOND / HELLO™ medical marijuana dispensary in Pennsylvania through its subsidiary Franklin Bioscience – NE LLC. BEYOND / HELLO™ Stroudsburg will begin serving Pennsylvania medical marijuana patients and caregivers on Wednesday, October 27, 2021, at 10:00 a.m., providing a best-in-class in-store experience, coupled with the ability to make online reservations through beyond-hello.com for curbside and in-store express pickup.
BEYOND / HELLO™ Stroudsburg, located at 852 N 9th Street, occupies a 3,000 square foot standalone building on the main commercial street in town of the Poconos area, a popular year-round tourist destination that draws visitors from New York and the mid-Atlantic states for hiking, fishing, canoeing, golfing, skiing, parasailing, and whitewater rafting. The town of Stroudsburg is a landmark itself, thanks to its vibrant downtown area that’s home to museums and galleries, music venues, antique shops, and dining options. The new dispensary will serve customers Monday through Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. and on Sunday from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. featuring an express window as well as two curbside pickup locations.
“We are thrilled to open the latest BEYOND / HELLO™ location in Stroudsburg, an iconic town in the heart of the Poconos that is known for its natural beauty as well as its vibrant downtown,” said Jim Cacioppo, Chief Executive Officer, Chairman and Founder of Jushi. “With the opening of our 16th BEYOND / HELLO™ retail location in Pennsylvania, we are executing on our plan to strategically expand our footprint in the Commonwealth.”
BEYOND / HELLO™ Stroudsburg provides customers with an efficient, accessible, and safe experience that goes beyond the traditional cannabis retail environment. As part of the Company’s commitment to exceptional service, a licensed pharmacist and experienced, well-trained staff will be on-site to dispense products, answer questions and provide education to patients and caregivers. The dispensary will carry dry leaf, concentrates, cartridges, tinctures, topicals, capsules, pills, and various ancillary products such as approved batteries and devices. In addition, BEYOND / HELLO™ Stroudsburg is handicap accessible and LGBTQIA+ friendly.
About Jushi Holdings Inc.
We are a vertically integrated cannabis company led by an industry-leading management team. In the United States, Jushi is focused on building a multi-state portfolio of branded cannabis assets through opportunistic acquisitions, distressed workouts and competitive applications. Jushi strives to maximize shareholder value while delivering high-quality products across all levels of the cannabis ecosystem. For more information, visit jushico.com or BEYOND / HELLO™ on Instagram and Facebook.
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