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CBD Kratom had its soft-opening at 2039 Broadway, between 70th and 71st streets, on Friday, December 3. The previous occupant of this space was Paris Baguette. An official grand opening is scheduled for Friday, December 10.
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CBD Kratom is the largest privately owned cannabis and kratom retail chain in the United States, and this is its fifth NYC location. They’ve secured other spaces this year in Chelsea, on the Upper East Side, in Midtown and Flatiron.
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The new location is just a couple storefronts away from Lincoln Convenience, another CBD-selling store which opened earlier this year at 2047 Broadway.
According to WebMD, Kratom comes from the leaves of trees which grow naturally in southeast Asia, and was originally used as medicine but is now being used recreationally. Studies appear to be limited, but doctors have issued warnings about its