The world’s largest retailer, Walmart, is contemplating selling CBD merchandise in Canada, a improvement that comes simply days earlier than the nation’s leisure marijuana markets open.
But Walmart says it isn’t prepared to start out selling cannabidiol simply but.
“As we would for any new industry, Walmart Canada has done some preliminary fact-finding on this issue,” firm spokeswoman Anika Malik wrote to Hemp Industry Daily in an e-mail.
“But we do not have plans to carry CBD products at this time.”
The wait-and-see posture places Walmart in the identical camp as Coca-Cola. The world’s largest beverage maker confirmed it’s eyeing the CBD market however has no plans in place to enter it.
Walmart at present sells hemp oils by way of its web site, however not CBD. Walmart’s exploration was first reported by Bloomberg.
(Read about how the business is responding at Hemp Industry Daily.)