Cannabis markets soften, yet still robust

Broomfield

With its uncanny power to chase away the boredom of being stuck inside during a worldwide pandemic, cannabis usage and sales skyrocketed during the COVID-19 pandemic but have since come back down to Earth as the world has opened back up.  “Across California, Colorado, Nevada and Oregon, total dollar sales fell about 10% between [the … Continued

Brewing industry grows, but not without hiccups

Broomfield

Brewing has had an uneven year, with supply chain issues and rising costs affecting the industry at large but smaller breweries especially.  The year began with a massive splash, with Monster Beverage Corp. purchasing Canarchy Craft Brewery Collective LLC — which includes the Longmont giant Oskar Blues and its hard seltzer brand Wild Basin — … Continued

Growing BoCo city thrives on technology

Broomfield

LONGMONT — Once home to an economy dominated by agriculture, Longmont has more than doubled in population in four decades, now exceeding 100,000 in population, and makes a global impact with cutting-edge technology.,  With its NextLight municipal broadband service ranked second fastest in the nation for offering 1-gigabyte speeds for businesses and residents, Longmont has … Continued