Kroger starts selling CBD products in Houston, elsewhere

Olivia Pulsinelli
Kroger starts selling CBD products in Houston, elsewhere

Cincinnati-based grocery giant The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) has started selling topical products with hemp-derived cannabidiol, better known as CBD, in Houston and surrounding areas, according to an Aug. 21 press release. When Kroger announced in June that it would start selling products with CBD, the company said the products would be in 945 stores in 17 states. Now, those products are slated for 22 states, with the addition of Texas, Georgia, Montana, Utah and Virginia, per the Aug. 21 release.