Pasadena Based African-American owned Cannabis Brand ‘Octavius – Masters of Buds’ Expands into Southern California through Collaboration with Sweet Flower
Octavius is committed to breaking through cannabis cliques and welcoming members of all walks of life to the global community of cannabis users and enthusiasts.
PASADENA, CA – Octavius – Masters of Buds (MOB), a Pasadena Based African-American owned Cannabis Brand, has announced a collaboration with Sweet Flower, Southern California’s top cannabis retailer. This collaboration is a part of Octavius’ strategy to broaden the reach of its products, positioning itself as a leading brand with premium quality products.
Speaking on the occasion, CL Washington, Octavius MOB Brand Manager said, “We are thrilled to partner with Sweet Flower and bring our exciting range of products to the local community in Southern California. Our partnership with Sweet Flower is built on a shared vision to empower and support BIPOC companies.”
Octavius is a brainchild of Pasadena Native, CL Washington, who is dedicated to setting a new standard for modern cannabis retail that is inclusive, diverse, and approachable to all.
Octavius strives to create a culture of community, acceptance, education, and sustainability around cannabis use. Octavius is committed to serving our diverse community and their inclusive spirit with a brand identity that is representative of values they can resonate with.
“Sweet Flower is proud to have an 80% minority workforce at both the store and corporate levels. Our outreach to and support of local social equity license applicants and our partnership with communities of color to enhance the quality of life in the neighborhoods are well documented. Partnering with the Pasadena Community Coalition has been a catalyst to connecting with the community in furtherance of our mutual cannabis social & economic equity priorities.” – Timothy Dodd, CEO of Sweet Flower.
Octavius has established itself as a brand that is synonymous with superior products at cost-effective prices and boasts of a loyal customer base. This partnership will increase Octavius’s geographical reach in multiple locations throughout Los Angeles, including Pasadena, West Hollywood, the Downtown Los Angeles Arts District, Studio City, Culver City, and Westwood/UCLA, with additional locations slated to be added in 2022.
Octavius is currently available on shelves at all the stores of Sweet Flower.
Octavius Cannabis – Masters of Buds, is a leading African American majority-owned lifestyle-improving cannabis retail brand conscious of the importance and impact of true social equity. Founded in Pasadena, MOB is an organization dedicated to setting a new standard for modern cannabis retail that is inclusive, diverse, and approachable to all. Octavius Cannabis – Masters of Buds, has made its mission to provide a thought-leading movement that unites, inspires, and informs people to leverage the legal marijuana industry towards creating new minority-owned businesses, employment opportunities, and substantial tax revenues to strengthen our communities.
For more information, visit: www.octaviuscannabis.com
About Sweet Flower
Sweet Flower is Southern California’s leading cannabis retailer, with multiple locations throughout greater Los Angeles, including Pasadena, West Hollywood, the Downtown Los Angeles Arts District, Studio City, and Westwood. Sweet Flower provides delivery across all of Los Angeles through its proprietary branded delivery service.
Sweet Flower is committed to giving back to the communities it serves, to operating openly and transparently, and to hiring inclusively and diversely.
For more information, visit: www.sweetflower.com
Company Name: Octavius Cannabis – Masters of Buds
Contact Person: CL Washington