Today’s mystery fake brand vape cart is California Confidential. This is one that’s been popping up around the web, it’s time to take them down.
We find California Confidential in all the usual fake cart places
One place we’re definitely not finding California Confidential is on a legit business site. The top hit is a Reddit post where several readers report them in Atlanta (as in Georgia). There was another sighting reported on Reddit nine months ago.
If you check our handy-dandy Cannabis License Directory, you’ll see that Georgia state does not have ANY licensed cannabis facilities to date, so there’s no question about it. Any THC vape cart within the state boundary of Georgia is there illegally.
Here they are in a YouTube review. The cart du jour is called “Hippie Crippler,” a name we hope will not be prophetic should somebody vape one and become one of the two thousand hospitalized, or thirty-nine dead, from vaping bunk carts.
California Confidential carts are turning up on sketchy online sales sites.
Let’s talk about that logo
California Confidential uses a logo with linked C’s that is itchingly familiar.
Well, that’s where you’ve seen it before! The Chanel logo, with the linked C’s standing for Coco Chanel, the French fashion designer and… well, let Wikipedia explain the rest.
The fake cart market tends to go for the most colorful strain names, we notice.
California Confidential shows up in list of brands reported by stricken patients
Here are the THC brand names that sick patients in Wisconsin and Illinois said they used:
–Supreme G https://t.co/4dJNtNNsIG
— LenaSun (@bylenasun) September 27, 2019
In fact, that whole list is fake brands and some counterfeits of real brands we’ve been talking about on this site for years now.
Have you encountered a California Confidential cart?
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