The Edibles Market

Sales of edible products rose 85 percent, from 2.8 million units in 2014, to 5.3 million units the following year, according to an April report by the Colorado Department of Revenue.

The convenience and reliable quality of prepackaged goods should open new markets.

The potential for developing a culinary market for oils and butters is another market.

And, the true medical application will likely expand.

By Steve McNally

I build products, teams and business lines that blend publishing, marketing and advertising technologies for global brands and startups.