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Coronavirus Is Changing How Consumers Pay for Pot

The excerpt below is from an article by Chloe Aiello for Cheddar discussing how fears concerning health and safety amid the COVID-19 pandemic are driving many cannabis consumers toward alternative payment methods.

The article references a cannabis consumer survey performed by Hypur and quotes Hypur personnel.


“Cannabis is such a cash-intensive business,” said Martha Johnson, chief marketing officer at Hypur. “What COVID has done, I think, is it's catapulted what technology needs to do -- and companies like Hypur -- what we need to do and continue doing in order to be able to keep up with consumer demand.”

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