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Expanded Distribution Allows Brand to Further the Mission of Offering Consumers High-Quality, Safe, Hemp-Based Topical Products

Empower BodyCare, Oregon’s best-selling brand of CBD infused topicals, is proud to announce its line of hemp-based products are available this week throughout 516 of California’s Albertsons, Von’s, and Safeway stores. Customers throughout the state can now purchase Empower® Topical Relief Oil, Empower® Soaking Salts, and Empower® Topical Relief Lotion at a grocery store near them.

With a mission to offer high-quality, safe, effective, non-addictive plant-based alternatives, the company’s distribution expansion allows for Empower BodyCare to magnify its efforts and offer more customers safe and effective hemp-based topical products. Empower BodyCare’s line offers the broadest range of options with THC-free CBD on the market, and are a combination of essential oils, non-GMO carrier oils, and CBD from organically grown hemp.

“We have worked hard to secure this partnership and offer more consumers the opportunity to incorporate plant-based alternatives into their wellness routines,” says Trista Okel, CEO of Empower BodyCare. “We’re excited to grow our footprint in California and further the mission of the company and the brand.”

The expanded distribution is a testament to the rise and popularity of hemp-based products, which is expected to balloon to $22 billion by 2022, according to research conducted by the Brightfield Group.

Every batch of Empower’s award-winning formulas is infused with THC-free CBD extract and is third-party lab tested, which can be reviewed on the company’s website to allow for full transparency. All of Empower’s hemp-based products are non-intoxicating, thoughtfully-sourced, non-GMO, vegan-friendly, paraben-free, phthalate-free, with no synthetic scents.

About Empower BodyCare

Founded in 2013, Empower BodyCare is a Portland, Oregon based company with a mission to provide safe, high quality, effective topical products that empower its customers to reduce discomfort and lead more fulfilling lives through plant-based alternatives. The company carefully sources its hemp from East Fork Cultivars, one of Oregon’s leading craft hemp farms. For more information about the company, please visit

Photos Courtesy of Stumptown Chiropractic