Press Release: And Just Like That, CBD Kratom Moves Into The Upper East Side

And Just Like That, CBD Kratom Moves Into The Upper East Side
CBD Kratom Continues Local Expansion with Opening of Eighth NYC Location

ST. LOUIS, MO [April 6, 2022] – CBD Kratom, the largest privately-owned cannabis and kratom retail chain in the United States, announced today the opening of its eighth New York City store at 1562 3rd Ave. New York, NY 10128 in the Upper East Side.

The new store debuted with a soft opening on Friday, April 1, followed by an official grand opening event on Friday, April 8. Festivities included a ribbon cutting hosted in partnership with the Greenwich Village Chelsea Chamber of Commerce, live music provided by local musicians Impulse Strings while customers shopped special grand opening deals.

“When exploring locations for our next New York City store, we couldn’t help but wonder if the Upper East Side is where we’re meant to be,” said Ocean Cohen, Director of Retail Growth and Development at CBD Kratom. “Just like Carrie Bradshaw in Sex And The City, we knew immediately after reviewing the space that the Upper East Side is the perfect neighborhood for us to put down further roots.”

In 2021, CBD Kratom entered the New York market on 4/20, the official holiday of the cannabis industry. With eight locations now operational in New York City, CBD Kratom has solidified its store presence in the Big Apple with a series of successful openings in under 12 months.

Known for its excellent customer service, CBD Kratom’s extensively-trained and knowledgeable team helps customers find the right products for their unique needs while also educating them through the world of cannabis and kratom.



CBD Kratom is committed to helping customers lead healthy and fulfilling lives. Through their extensive product selection that includes edibles, topical creams, oils, skin care and pet treats, customers are guaranteed to find the right product for their unique needs. CBD Kratom has 53 retail locations throughout Chicago, Dallas, Houston, New York, Philadelphia, and St. Louis. For more information, visit

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