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August 22, 2018  

Ontario cities face tight timelines for ‘opting out’ of hosting cannabis shops

Whether or not communities want pot shops could be a big issue in municipal elections.

News Government Manufacturing General
August 15, 2018  

Second Cup says it may convert Ontario coffee shops to cannabis stores

Has partnered with marijuana clinic operator National Access Cannabis.

News Government Manufacturing General
August 14, 2018  

Ontario to sell pot online in fall, in private retail stores next year

Critics said the new model could pose enforcement and regulation challenges.

News Manufacturing General
August 14, 2018  

Marijuana job searches up as industry grows: study

A 50% jump in cannabis-related job postings between April and early May.

News Manufacturing General
August 9, 2018  

Pot-based medical pet products closer to fruition as research grows

Canopy Growth embarking on a Health Canada-approved clinical trial using cannabis-based products to treat animal anxiety.

News Food & Beverage General
August 1, 2018  

Molson enters into joint venture to develop cannabis infused beverages

Venture with The Hydropothecary Corporation will be a standalone start-up with its own board and management team.

News Manufacturing General
July 25, 2018  

Canada is the land of opportunity for US pot companies

Canadian Securities Exchange is quickly becoming the go-to place for US cannabis companies looking for capital.

News Government Manufacturing General
June 20, 2018  

Feds will make marijuana legal in Canada on Oct. 17: Trudeau

Larger provinces asked for more time to make the transition to a legal regime.

News Government Manufacturing General
June 20, 2018  

Pot to be legal by mid September after senators pass Bill C-45

Canada becomes the first industrialized country to legalize cannabis nationwide.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
June 18, 2018  

From beer to cookies, Canadian companies creating cannabis edibles

But the federal government has said the sale of edible cannabis products will not be legal immediately.

News Food & Beverage General
June 12, 2018  

Many employers not ready for legal weed, World Cannabis Congress told

Issues around testing and workplace drug policies discussed at pot summit in New Brunswick.

News Government Manufacturing General
June 7, 2018  

Feds avert possible delay of marijuana bill with promises to Aboriginal senators

They had planned to support a Conservative amendment indefinitely deferring implementation of Bill C-45.

News Manufacturing General
June 5, 2018  

Two thirds of current pot users will switch to legal retailers: survey

Expect to buy cannabis more often and are prepared to pay more for the legal product.

News Government Manufacturing General
May 28, 2018  

Senate committee backs amendment giving provinces power to ban home grown pot

…But it refused to accept an amendment that would have prohibited home cultivation outright.

News Government Manufacturing General
May 28, 2018  

Former BC premier says pot industry about to enter Wild West period

Coming frenzy will have winners and losers, as qualified and unqualified entrepreneurs search for marijuana wealth.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
May 16, 2018  

Pork to pot: Cultivating cannabis in former Winnipeg Maple Leaf meat plant

The 11,000-square-metre facility will employ about 200 people once it’s fully operational next year.

News Manufacturing General
May 14, 2018  

Aurora Cannabis to buy MedReleaf in $3.2B all stock deal

Company will have the capacity to produce more than 570,000 kilograms of marijuana per year.

News Manufacturing General
May 10, 2018  

Beleave begins cannabinoid extraction at new Hamilton lab

Patented process uses only ethanol, other food-grade components; no organic solvents.

News Government Manufacturing General
May 4, 2018  

Trudeau insists pot plan proceeding apace, despite calls for delay

Declaration follows comments the previous day that suggested he was open to slowing down the process

News Government Manufacturing General
May 2, 2018  

Trudeau won’t say whether Liberals will delay cannabis legalization

Already indicated the deadline would be delayed several weeks to give provincial governments, police more time to prepare.

News Manufacturing General
April 30, 2018  

Aurora Cannabis, Mitacs partner on cannabis outcomes research

Researchers to undertake multiple population-based studies based on 29,000 patients.

News Government Manufacturing General
April 26, 2018  

Workplace substance use policies would help employers: report

Loss of productivity, absenteeism, increased costs cited as outcomes of unaddressed substance-use issues.

News General
April 19, 2018  

Joint development deal for Alberta cannabis production facility

Delta 9 and Westleaf contribute $3 million each to limited partnership.

News Manufacturing General
April 17, 2018  

Medicine Hat to be home to new Aurora cannabis operation

MOU with the city includes a prospective 10-year, 42 megawatt energy supply agreement.

News Manufacturing General
March 19, 2018  

Pot producer Tilray links up with pharma firm Sandoz Canada

Exclusive collaboration on cannabis-based medical products which are non-smokable or non-combustible.

News Government Manufacturing General
March 19, 2018  

Experimental pot lab sprouting cannabis infused drinks, new edibles

Part of a general trend toward more sophistication in an industry looking to shed stereotypes.

News Manufacturing General
February 1, 2018  

CCOHS e-course addresses impairment in the workplace

Covers impact and causes, plus having a workplace policy and procedures.

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March 16, 2017  

Aurora Sky rolls a big one

A new 800,000 square-foot greenhouse facility will have an annual capacity equivalent to almost 313 million joints.