Multi-state operator Consensus Holdings will produce and distribute a diverse product lineup for national cannabis brand Old Pal.
Monday Jan 9th, Phoenix AZ – Old Pal, a nationally recognized cannabis brand known for affordable quality products, has announced that it has partnered with Consensus Holdings, a multi-state, operations-focused cannabis operator focused, to produce and distribute flower, edible and cartridge products in the state of Arizona. The partnership comes shortly after Consensus Holdings previous announcement of their cultivation and distribution partnership with CA cannabis brand Wonderbrett. Through these partnerships, Consensus is establishing itself as the go-to professional partner for operations for national brands looking to enter and succeed in the Arizona cannabis market
Consensus Holdings currently operates a best-in-class production facility, indoor flower cultivation, distribution hub and brand house featuring the award-winning Feel Sublime brand, plus a portfolio of third-party brands including Korova, Levata, Country Cannabis, Weedsy, SiP Elixirs, Wonderbrett and now Old Pal. Launched in Arizona’s medical market in 2014, Consensus Holdings and their brand partners are known for commitment to quality and consistency in market, as well as its rigorous, quality-controlled processes backed by third-party lab testing. Today, Consensus Holdings operates in multiple markets across the country as a successful operations partner for their own brands and partner brands. Consensus is partnered with sales and trade company Petalfast for sales and field marketing support in Arizona. Together Consensus and Petalfast offer a full service suite of support for expanding cannabis brand in the markets they operate in.
“Consensus is proud to offer Old Pal in the Arizona market, we love the brand’s unique look and feel, trademark products, and the national recognition they’ve built across the many states the brand is present in. Our goal as an operations and distribution focused operator is to offer our clientele a wide range of quality products across categories and price points, and Old Pal is the perfect complement to our existing suite of owned and partner brands. Old Pal has proven market after market that they make products that resonate with cannabis consumers, and we are proud to be their Arizona partner..” said Shawn Falconbridge, Managing Director of Consensus Holdings.
Arizona’s adult-use cannabis market has matured significantly since its launch in 2021, and is evolving as prominent region in West Coast cannabis overall. Total adult-use and medical sales in the first half of 2022 were more than $1 billion, compared to $1.4 billion in sales for 2021. With massive overnight tourist traffic, and nationally recognized special events stacked up in the state throughout 2023 and beyond, Arizona presents a unique opportunity for brands to drive awareness and trial with an increasing number of consumers.
“Old Pal is a cannabis brand focused on bringing people together and keeping cannabis simple by delivering consistent, high-quality, shareable products. As we grow our national presence, we are always excited to find like-minded partners who can help us bring this vision to life. We were very pleased to meet and transition our Arizona operations to Consensus Holdings, and are excited to grow together in Arizona and beyond” said Rusty Wilenkin, founder of Old Pal.”
Sublime produced Old Pal products will be available beginning in Q1 2023, with more skus rolled out through the year.
About Consensus Holdings
Consensus Holdings is an operations-focused, multi-state cannabis operator. In Arizona, Consensus operates a best-in-class indoor cultivation, commercial kitchen, and state-wide distribution. Consensus also owns and operates the Feel Sublime brand in multiple states and is partnered with national cannabis brand partners in Arizona product production, sales and distribution.
About Old Pal
Old Pal is a multi-state lifestyle cannabis brand focused on providing value to consumers by offering quality products and trusted consistency. The brand is available through superior and dependable production and distribution through key partnerships around the country. With the incorporation of culture-focused design and marketing, Old Pal has defined a much-needed new space within the industry; curating an accessible lifestyle beyond stoner culture via brand efforts and their soft goods line, Old Pal Provisions. For more information, please visit OldPal.com and follow Old Pal Provisions on Instagram.