In this Thursday, April 12, 2018, photo, mature cannabis plants are seen in a greenhouse at Glass House Farms in Carpinteria, Calif. Santa Barbara county amassed the largest number of marijuana cultivation licenses in California since broad legalization arrived on Jan. 1, nearly 800, according to state data compiled by The Associated Press. Two-thirds of them come from Carpinteria and Lompoc, a larger agricultural city about an hour's drive to the northwest. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

BDS Analytics, a Boulder-based cannabis data leader, lands $3.5 million investment

Boulder’s BDS Analytics, a leading data repository for the cannabis industry, just landed a cash infusion to fuel its ambitions of national and international expansion.

BDS received $3.5 million to build up its sales and development workforce in Michigan, New England and Canada -places that have legalized recreational marijuana or soon will.

“It’s now easier for us to expand into new markets as they take off, because our product has been developed and our reputation precedes us,” BDS co-founder and CEO Roy Bingham said.

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