Chicago-based Grassroots Cannabis to be sold for $875 million – Chicago Tribune

For Grassroots, the deal means a farther reach into states on the East Coast, such as New York, New Jersey, Massachusetts and Florida, where Curaleaf has focused growth, said Grassroots co-founder and CEO Mitch Kahn. Grassroots operates in 11 states, and Curaleaf in 12. Combined, they will be in 19 states.