Webcast: How marijuana firm Cresco Labs plans to accelerate growth in 2019

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(This story has been updated to clarify the financial projection for Cresco was made by an analyst, not released by Cresco Labs.)

While the cannabis industry has experienced massive growth over the past 12 months, few companies have seen early success in profitability to date.

Cresco Labs, a vertically integrated multistate operator, is the exception to that trend with $213 million in gross profit forecast by the end of 2019, according to analysts at Canaccord Genuity.

How has the Chicago company achieved what so few others have?

CEO Charlie Bachtell will join MJBizDaily Investor Intelligence Editor Lisa Bernard-Kuhn on Wednesday, March 13, at 2 p.m. ET/11 a.m. PT to discuss the company’s early success – and what he believes are important indicators for investors evaluating opportunities.

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