Laura Bianchi, Rose Law Group Partner and Director of Medical Cannabis, quoted in AZ Big Media, discussing impact of cannabis industry on CRE

By David McGlothlin | AZBigMedia

The former Revlon cosmetics and fragrance manufacturing plant, located in a South Phoenix industrial park, was originally built in the late 1960s and employed more than 900 people at its peak before eventually closing in 2001.

For more than 14 years, the 880,000-square-foot big box space sat vacant and shuttered. Today, it is home to a new tenant with new employees that are all part of a budding industry in Arizona – cannabis.