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January 7, 2021  

WeedMD consolidates medical distribution activities

Closes facility to maximize production efficiencies

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January 6, 2021  

Flowr and Hawthorne Canada to work jointly

Firms announce completion of world’s first cannabis R&D Facility

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December 16, 2020  

Aurora Cannabis laying off 214 workers

Chief science officer to retire

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December 10, 2020  

Canopy Growth announces changes to Canadian operations

Production sites impacted represent 100% of its Canadian outdoor production.

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November 5, 2020  

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.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
October 27, 2020  

BevCanna trial production runs of Keef, State B lines succeed

Next step for infused beverage expert is to move ahead quickly with commercialization plans.

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October 14, 2020  

‘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

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
September 15, 2020  

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.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
July 23, 2020  

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.

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July 23, 2020  

BevCanna signs deal to bring cannabis products to Saskatchewan

Weed Pool will distribute and sell beverages and extracts through its retail distribution network.

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July 21, 2020  

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.

News Food & Beverage General
July 20, 2020  

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.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
July 7, 2020  

BevCanna exclusive Canadian manufacturer of Marianna CBD beverage

LOI agreement has BevCanna making the beverage line and Marianna handling national sales and marketing.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
July 2, 2020  

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.

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June 24, 2020  

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.

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June 23, 2020  

Canopy Growth faces gross margin pressures, will limit spending: CFO

Pandemic is causing the cannabis company to lose some economies of scale.

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June 18, 2020  

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.

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May 27, 2020  

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.

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May 19, 2020  

Motif Labs commences cannabis operations at its Ontario facility

Will run a contract manufacturing hub partnering with cultivators, as well as third-party brands.

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May 7, 2020  

Research explores potential for cannabis to treat COVID-19

Study uses artificial human 3D models of oral, airway and intestinal tissues.

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May 4, 2020  

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.

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April 21, 2020  

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.

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April 14, 2020  

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.

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April 9, 2020  

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

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
April 6, 2020  

BevCanna launches cannabis-infused beverage powder

Jase will be available for sale in licensed dispensaries in California this year.

News Manufacturing General
March 24, 2020  

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.

News Food & Beverage General
March 18, 2020  

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.

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March 3, 2020  

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.

News Manufacturing General
March 3, 2020  

Namaste adds IGNITE products to cannabis web portal

Will also oversee the sale and distribution of the IGNITE products in Canada.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
February 25, 2020  

Canntab awarded Health Canada cannabis research licence

Plans to produce oral delivery formulations including extended release, instant release and bi-layered hard pills.

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February 20, 2020  

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.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
February 20, 2020  

BevCanna doubles Vancouver manufacturing facility

Expecting standard processing licence as it prepares to initiate full-scale production.