20 Leading Edible Brands to Watch Out in 2020
A list of the most popular cannabis edible brands to watch out in 2020.
The cannabis industry is evolving fast in the US and we are witnessing a “green rush” of investors, FMCG brands, cultivators and enthusiasts capering for the early bird opportunities in a market that is estimated to quadruple by the year 2024.
And if we talk about California alone, the sales of cannabis could reach $5.1 billion by the end of 2019 as reported by BDS Analytics.
To understand consumer buying habits and what consumers prefer, we’ve compiled a list of the 20 leading edible brands to watch out for in 2020. Let’s get started!
Note: This list is in no particular order.
Made from premium kosher gelatin, Plus has 3 variants of gummies under their hood —Blueberry, Grapefruit, and Blackberry tea. The CBD content in all the Plus Products ranges from 25mg to 50mg. You can view their product line here.
Fact File: Singer John Legend has recently invested in Plus Products.
Started in 2010, Kiva Confections has over the years developed and rolled out (pun intended) a range of edibles including chocolates, mints, and gummies. You can find Kiva products in 100s of dispensaries throughout CA, AZ, NV, IL, and HI. You can view their product line here.
Fact File: The owners of Kiva Confections, Kristi Knoblich Palmer and Scott Palmer, were medical marijuana patients.
“The true Pacific Northwest culture” is what defines Wyld as a Cannabis Company. This Portland-based edible brand makes gummies, chocolates and sparkling water with real-fruit ingredients which give you a spirit of the Pacific Northwest. You can view their product line here.
Fact File: Their raspberry and blackberry gummies are a hot pick in California.
Spot Medicated THC Gummies and Syrups if you are a medical marijuana patient at Baked Bros. One notable credential that they vouch for is that the patients can check the test results of any of the Baked Bros products online. You can view their product line here.
Fact File: Edibles by Baked Bros™ won the “Best Glycerine Edible” in the “Best of Edibles List Awards” 2018 hosted by Edibles Magazine.
As the name suggests, Kush Nuts is a brand that makes CBD infused almonds and cashews that is a savory treat. They come in three size variants (30g) / 45mg THC,
(40g) / 90mg THC and (45g) / 180mg THC. You can view their product line here.
Fact File: Their product line is both sugar-free and gluten-free.
From fruit jellies, chocolates, cookies, caramel, brownies, blondies and bites you can find a spectrum of edibles at Kaneh Co. It was founded in 2016 by Rachel King, a pastry chef. You can view their product line here.
Fact File: “Best of Both Worlds” Brownies is the bestseller among 24 other products.
A California-based company, Garden Society is committed to build and serve a community of women in cannabis. Founded in 2015 by Erin Gore, they offer a multitude of chocolates, rosettes, and gelées. You can view their product line here.
Fact File: Erin Gore is among the list of “Fifteen Powerful And Innovative Women In Cannabis Right Now” by Forbes.
Whoopie & Maya
Fact File: Edibles from Whoopie & Maya have won seven High Times Cannabis Cup awards.
Launched in 2013, Punch Edibles was created as a high-dose edible brand. They have 30 different chocolate bar variants and 6 product lines —including Fruit Snacks, Chocolates & Extracts. You can view their product line here.
Fact File: Thier products can range up to 90mg CBD, one of the highest amounts in edibles.
Soft, Chewy and Crunchy is how we can describe Altas Edibles the best. One of their gourmet treats, Stratus (flavor: Lemon /// Blueberry & Poppyseeds) grabbed the 2nd place in the High Times Cannabis Cup. You can view their product line here.
Fact File: They also have a range of Cannabis-Infused Beverage Mixes.
Premium cannabis-infused chocolate brand, Défoncé offers you gluten-free products with flavors like matcha tea and coconut dark chocolate. They come in the form of bars, bites, 2-squares, and 8-squares. You can view their product line here.
Fact File: The cocoa Défoncé uses is sourced from a Belgian gourmet chocolate manufacturer.
If you have a sweet tooth, you’ll love this woke edible brand, Lulu’s Chocolate. A range of chocolates and truffles made from raw/unroasted cacao beans is their strong suit. You can view their product line here.
Fact File: Their packaging is 100% recyclable and compostable with labels printed in vegetable ink.
Wana Brands is America’s no.1 edibles brand, based in Boulder, Colorado. They manufacture a plethora of cannabis-infused edibles, however, they are known for their gummies - which they specialize in. You can view their product line here.
Fact File: Wana Brands to exhibit at the 2021 Cannabis Food Show.
Fact File: Willie Nelson is a long-time supporter of marijuana legalization.
35+ Awards since their first day in 2014, Utopia made it to our list of 20 Edible brands to watch out in 2020 because after their award-winning macaroons, we’re excited to know what next product will they launch. You can view their product line here.
Fact File: Their CBD infused raspberry macaroons won 1st place in the Emerald Cup.
Sold in 800+ Dispensaries, Cheeba Chews began their journey in 2009 and has since won 4 cannabis cups with a product range of 14 edibles —all in the form of Taffies. You can view their product line here.
Fact File: Before 2015, they only catered to medical marijuana patients.
At Coda Signature, you can shop for a range of edibles, topicals, concentrates, and other cannabis accessories. Started in 2015, this brand is known for its innovations like “chocolate on a stick” and gourmet truffles. You can view their product line here.
Fact File: They source cacao from family farms located in South America.
If you want to experience a relaxing high, BlueKudu is one of the brands you can pin down. Select your high from their premium range of gluten-free gummies, chocolates, bonbons, and other baked goods. You can view their product line here.
Fact File: For cannabis extraction, they use an alcohol extraction process that gives a more natural oil.
1906 New Highs is an edibles brand that uses only single-strain cannabis and does not believe in using the hybrid approach or mixes of different strains. Midnight, Go, Love, Chill, and Bliss —these are not just moods but the names of 1906’s products each created for a specific reason. You can view their product line here.
Fact File: They have a patented lipid microencapsulation process that allows you to feel the edibles within 20 minutes or less.
Tiny mint tins packed with flavors like peppermint, ginger and infused with CBD & THC, Mr. Moxey’s is sure to delight your taste buds. Who’s ready for some delectable and discrete artisan mints? You can view their product line here.
Fact File: Their THC mints are one of the best sellers in the US.