UXBRIDGE — Caroline’s Cannabis, a country-inspired craft cannabis boutique at 640 Douglas St. (Route 16), is the first woman-owned small business and first general applicant retail-only marijuana business in the state to be licensed by the state. The state Cannabis Control Commission gave the OK on Thursday.
Owner Caroline E. Frankel said in an interview she was “over the moon excited.”
Her business’ doors, which are in the rear of the building, aren’t quite open yet. The CCC awarded a final license, but it will still be a few weeks until early March before the CCC gives the final OK to start selling.
But the woman who described herself as “a Massachusetts first-generation recreational cannapreneur,” said, “We are ready to go,” and looked forward to her business’s grand opening.
“This is a big moment for me professionally,” she said.
Opening the high-end cannabis boutique, which will provide cannabis and related garden, home and