Hell Square High on ‘Hemped’

Posted on: February 5th, 2020 at 5:08 am by

The former American Apparel footprint is now fully occupied. Subdivided and split between three different stores.

The latest, and third venue, to join the block (behind Dr Smood and Uni K Wax) is Hemped, the CBD dispensary which started on Bleecker Street a couple years ago. This satellite store opened on Orchard Street two weeks ago. And it looks more like a high-end cosmetics shop built for Instagram than a weed-adjacent business. And with reason – gotta appeal to those millennials.

Hemped NYC (as its stylized) peddles edibles, oils, lotions, and the like. Pitched as necessary for a “healthy lifestyle in New York City.”

It’s located just down the block from another weed-minded venture, Hemp Garden.

May 2013

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