Verano Opening 41st Florida MÜV Cannabis Dispensary in Stuart, Company's First Location in Martin County on State’s Popular “Treasure Coast”

  • Stuart opening expands MÜV to 41 locations statewide, including six storefronts in Southeast Florida, and extends Verano’s total national retail footprint to 93 dispensaries nationwide1
  • MÜV Stuart is positioned just east of the St. Lucie River on SW Monterey Road, a high-traffic area that sees an average of 27,000 vehicles per day2
  • The dispensary is located near some of the city's most popular events, including the three-day annual Stuart Air Show and Stuart Boat Show, which see 40,000 and 18,000 visitors, respectively

CHICAGO, Dec. 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Verano Holdings Corp. (CSE: VRNO) (OTCQX: VRNOF) (“Verano” or “the Company”), a leading multi-state cannabis company, today announced the opening of a new MÜV Florida dispensary, located at 265 SW Monterey Road in Stuart, on Saturday, December 18th at 9:00 a.m. local time.

Situated on Florida’s scenic “Treasure Coast,” Stuart is located in a popular area that boasts 160 locally owned restaurants and over 60 miles of coastline, according to local tourism statistics.

“We’ve long considered Stuart and greater Martin County an attractive market, and we’re thrilled to open our first MÜV dispensary in the area,” said John Tipton, President of Verano. “We believe Stuart and the ‘Treasure Coast’ region will continue to draw more tourists and new residents every year, and we look forward to offering our suite of premium medical cannabis products to serve patients in this growing, vibrant community.”

As a demonstration of their commitment to provide a convenient and reliable experience for Florida patients, MÜV dispensaries feature online menus for effortless browsing of their extensive, award-winning product selection. For additional convenience and accessibility, patients can choose to order ahead at for express in-store pickup.

MÜV offers one-on-one virtual and in-store consultations at no cost to the patient. MÜV’s comprehensive product selection includes MÜV Wana Soft Chew edibles, chocolates and lozenges, flower, pre-rolls, an array of vaporizer pens, concentrates, metered-dose inhalers, topicals and oral sprays; along with patented encapsulation formulations in its EnCaps capsules, tinctures, 72-hour transdermal patches and transdermal gels.

For more information about the new Stuart medical cannabis dispensary, including hours and available MÜV Products, visit

About Verano

Verano is a leading, vertically integrated, multi-state cannabis operator in the U.S., devoted to the ongoing improvement of communal wellness by providing responsible access to regulated cannabis products. With a mission to address vital health and wellness needs, Verano produces a comprehensive suite of premium, innovative cannabis products sold under its trusted portfolio of consumer brands, including Verano, Avexia, Encore, and MÜV. Verano’s portfolio encompasses 15 U.S. states, with active operations in 12, including 12 production facilities comprising over 1,000,000 square feet of cultivation capacity. Verano designs, builds, and operates dispensaries under retail brands including Zen Leaf and MÜV, delivering a superior cannabis shopping experience in both medical and adult-use markets. Learn more at



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1 Includes impact of pending acquisitions
2 Source: Florida Dept. of Transportation