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On a high: How an Australian brand launched Asia’s first CBD café

If you take a walk through Hong Kong’s hipster neighbourhood of Sheung Wan, you’ll stumble across a chic new café and retail space called Found, nestled in between micro-roasters and vintage stores. With its wooden floorboards and sunny open space, it might look like your typical trendy store, but it’s actually Hong Kong’s first café dedicated to cannabidiol (CBD) products.  “We realised that there was a need for a physical space because there’s so much stigma attached to