Market Overview

Eaze Insights: The High Cost of Illegal Cannabis


New research identifies why illicit sales are thriving in the world's
largest cannabis market, and what that means for legal retailers


Who: Peter Gigante, head of policy research at Eaze

What: California is seven months into rolling out the world's
largest adult use cannabis market. Eaze's
head of policy research, Peter Gigante, will present new research that
shows why Californians are still purchasing illegal cannabis and what
opportunities there are for the legal market to prevail.

This briefing will provide new consumer data on:

  • Why do consumers still seek out illegal cannabis when legal products
    are available?
  • What is the impact of taxes on purchasing behavior?
  • What are the differences in illegal purchase behaviors between regions?
  • What impact does a focus on wellness have on illegal purchases?

When: Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at 1:00 pm ET/10:00 am PT

Where: Telephone briefing and Q/A to be accompanied by written
research findings distributed by email 30 minutes prior to the briefing.

How: Dial-in (877) 876-9176; Conference ID - Eaze

About Eaze

Eaze is on a mission to enhance safe access to legal cannabis, educate
consumers about cannabis' benefits, and drive smart cannabis policies.
Founded in 2014, the company works to achieve this through innovative
software that connects adult consumers with licensed retailers and
products; programs to help consumers make informed choices, and by
sharing market insights with industry partners, regulators, and the
public through its Eaze Insights program. Learn more at

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