WeedMD consolidates medical distribution activities
Closes facility to maximize production efficiencies
Flowr and Hawthorne Canada to work jointly
Firms announce completion of world’s first cannabis R&D Facility
Aurora Cannabis laying off 214 workers
Chief science officer to retire
Canopy Growth announces changes to Canadian operations
Production sites impacted represent 100% of its Canadian outdoor production.
Aphria buys US craft brewer in US$300M deal, may help with expansion
Business will be key to its expansion plans and help it access the US more quickly in the event of federal cannabis legalization.
BevCanna trial production runs of Keef, State B lines succeed
Next step for infused beverage expert is to move ahead quickly with commercialization plans.
‘I’d be better off going after a bank’: Pot companies beef up security for Croptober
Cannabis is big business, and upgraded security infrastructure reflects that
Peak Processing granted cannabis processor’s licence
Service model is aimed at cannabis-licence holders and non-licensed CPG groups looking to enter the Canadian market.
Clint Eastwood sues CBD sellers over use of his name, image
Suits that seek millions in damages from defendants that include nearly 20 small companies.
BevCanna signs deal to bring cannabis products to Saskatchewan
Weed Pool will distribute and sell beverages and extracts through its retail distribution network.
BevCanna signs LOI for white label deal with BC’s State B Beverage
Companies will create a concept that combines functional beverages and cannabis drinks.
The verdict: Canada’s legalization of cannabis is a success
To be addressed: amnesty for those convicted of simple possession and use when cannabis was illegal.
BevCanna exclusive Canadian manufacturer of Marianna CBD beverage
LOI agreement has BevCanna making the beverage line and Marianna handling national sales and marketing.
First global LOI for THC-infused gummy manufacturer Dynaleo
Will make and distribute cannabis-infused vegan gummies under the Pantry brand within the Canadian market.
Aurora Cannabis to lay off 700 staff, close five sites
A strategic realignment of operations to protect its position as a leader in key global cannabinoid markets.
Canopy Growth faces gross margin pressures, will limit spending: CFO
Pandemic is causing the cannabis company to lose some economies of scale.
Hexo sells Niagara Falls cannabis facility for $10.25M
No longer expected to restart operations halted in November due to an excess of cultivation capacity in the market.
Tilray to close Leamington greenhouse over next 6 weeks
$7.5 million in net annualized savings, and avoids significant ongoing capital expenditures as a result.
Motif Labs commences cannabis operations at its Ontario facility
Will run a contract manufacturing hub partnering with cultivators, as well as third-party brands.
Research explores potential for cannabis to treat COVID-19
Study uses artificial human 3D models of oral, airway and intestinal tissues.
Canopy Rivers invests $2M in Edmonton cannabis gummies company
Dynaleo has built a manufacturing facility, plans white-label production of CBD and THC edibles for the Canadian market.
Cannabis orders top 13,000, flurry of new customers amid COVID-19
Ontario Cannabis Store has staffed up, lowered prices and launched free shipping during COVID-19 to make legal options more accessible.
A1 Cannabis launches cannabis beverages in Ont.
Summit THC Citrus Water has a blend of lemonade and grapefruit flavours with 2.5 mg of THC.
High Tide to re-open Canna Cabana retail cannabis stores in Ont.
The Canna Cabana retail cannabis stores in Hamilton, Sudbury and Toronto will re-open in compliance with the prescribed 14-day period
BevCanna launches cannabis-infused beverage powder
Jase will be available for sale in licensed dispensaries in California this year.
Cannabis industry braces for COVID-19 troubles, debates calls for aid
Funding has been drying up as thousands of cannabis workers were laid off from flagship cannabis brands.
Tweed’s first THC-infused drink ships nationwide
The THC/CBD beverage will be available on provincial eCommerce platforms and at brick-and-mortar retail locations across Canada.
Tilray misses analyst expectations in Q4, follows February layoffs
Legal cannabis market slower than expected taking share from the elicit market due to distribution and product availability issues.
Namaste adds IGNITE products to cannabis web portal CannMart.com
Will also oversee the sale and distribution of the IGNITE products in Canada.
Canntab awarded Health Canada cannabis research licence
Plans to produce oral delivery formulations including extended release, instant release and bi-layered hard pills.
Nextleaf granted patent for industrial-scale extraction of CBD and THC
Focus is on commercializing patents by licensing IP to partners operating in other legal markets, and supplying THC and CBD oils.
BevCanna doubles Vancouver manufacturing facility
Expecting standard processing licence as it prepares to initiate full-scale production.