Company behind Arizona Iced Tea to sell cannabis-infused edibles

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Arizona Beverage partnering with a legal cannabis company to manufacture and sell Arizona-branded products, reports the Wall Street Journal.

Arizona announced on Tuesday a licensing deal with the Denver-based Dixie Brands, which makes and sells drinks, chocolates, gummies and topical creams infused with marijuana.

“You’ve got to be willing to try things,” said Don Vultaggio, chairman of Arizona Beverages, in a press release. “The upside is we’re one of the first ones in an emerging space.”

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Under the partnership, Dixie will manufacture and distribute products branded with Arizona’s name throughout six legal cannabis states, and will be sold through licensed dispensaries.

Their well-known tall cans of iced tea is a major staple throughout convenience stores and gas stations, making Arizona one

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