Note that Cresco Labs Inc (OTCMKTS:CRLBF) just announced the opening of its eighth Illinois dispensary in the city of South Beloit, which is located near Highway 75 and visible from Interstate 90 by the Illinois-Wisconsin border.
According to the release, Sunnyside South Beloit is where cannabis meets wellness. The store aims to educate today’s diverse users on the many positive benefits of cannabis and provides one of the widest ranges of cannabis brands. A more sophisticated and familiar shopping destination that combines high-end design from healthcare, retail and hospitality, Sunnyside South Beloit elevates the value dispensaries can add to a community with a bright, welcoming aesthetic and convenient shopping whether in-store or online.
Cresco Labs Inc (OTCMKTS:CRLBF) trumpets itself as a company that manufactures and sells medical cannabis products in the United States. It offers cannabis dry flower; vaporizer forms of cannabis; cannabis oil in capsule, oral and sublingual solutions; cannabis in topical; and other cannabis products.
The company also provides cannabis infused edibles, including chocolate and toffee confections, fruit-forward gummies, and hard sweet and chews. Cresco Labs Inc. sells its products under the Cresco brand.
In addition, it operators a Hope Heal Health dispensary in Fall River, Bristol County, Massachusetts.
The company was formerly known as Cresco Labs, LLC and changed its name to Cresco Labs Inc. in November 2018. Cresco Labs Inc. is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.
According to the release, “Cresco Labs, based in Chicago, is a leading U.S. cannabis company with experienced management, access to capital and a demonstrated growth strategy. As a differentiated grower, processor and retailer of premium cannabis operating in ten states, the company focuses on entering highly regulated markets with outsized demand potential and high barriers to entry. Its impressive speed-to-market gives Cresco a distinct competitive advantage as it replicates its model to expand its national footprint. Cresco’s proven ability to execute is complemented by a cutting-edge brand strategy spearheaded by several of the brightest minds in consumer marketing in the nation. Cresco’s products are tailored to all major consumer segments: everyday cannabis, medicinally focused, connoisseur grade, and chef inspired edibles by James Beard Award-winning pastry chef Mindy Segal. Learn more about Cresco Labs at crescolabs.com.”
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As noted above, CRLBF just announced the opening of its eighth Illinois dispensary in the city of South Beloit, which is located near Highway 75 and visible from Interstate 90 by the Illinois-Wisconsin border.
Recent action has seen 12% piled on for shareholders of the stock during the trailing month. In addition, the stock has benefitted from a jump in recent trading volume to the tune of 22% beyond what we have been seeing over the larger time frame.
“We are thrilled to bring the Sunnyside retail experience to the hundreds of thousands of people living in South Beloit and surrounding communities in Winnebago County. This is our third store opening since the COVID-19 pandemic began, and I’m incredibly proud of our team’s dedication to providing responsible access to cannabis,” said Charlie Bachtell, Cresco Labs’ CEO and Co-founder. “At 7,208 square feet, this is one of the largest dispensaries in Illinois and across our entire portfolio. Illinois cannabis sales set a record in June reaching approximately $77 million, which translates to an almost billion-dollar annualized run rate. With our 6x increase in cultivation capacity and focus on going deep in the state, we continue to command an outsized share of this market.”
Earning a current market cap value of $830M, CRLBF has a significant war chest ($101.6M) of cash on the books, which stands against about $201M in total current liabilities. One should also note that debt has been growing over recent quarters. CRLBF is pulling in trailing 12-month revenues of $231.7M. In addition, the company is seeing major top-line growth, with y/y quarterly revenues growing at 219%. You can bet we will update this one again as new information comes into view. Sign-up for continuing coverage on shares of $CRLBF stock, as well as other hot stock picks, get our free newsletter today and get our next breakout pick!
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