Toronto opens initial cannabis shop six months immediately after legalization

Freezing temperatures didn’t cease about 40 people today from lining up outdoors the initial legal cannabis retailer to open in Canada’s biggest city, practically six months immediately after the nation legalized recreational pot.

Eager purchasers had been waiting by the time The Hunny Pot Cannabis Co., owned by actual estate agent Hunny Gawri, opened its doors at 9 a.m. Monday.

Caryma Sa’d camped outdoors the retailer on Toronto’s trendy Queen Street West beginning at midday Sunday regardless of an early spring snowstorm.

“I wasn’t positive what the scene would be and I would have hated to be fourth or fifth,” mentioned Sa’d, a cannabis lawyer.

The Hunny Pot capabilities 4 storeys with hardwood floors, glass show instances complete of bongs and vaporizers, and jars complete of diverse cannabis strains that clients can sniff. A group of iPad-carrying workers wearing branded black T-shirts led the initial clients via the retailer, answering queries and providing suggestions.

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