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News Manufacturing General
October 17, 2019  

A year after pot legalization in Canada, it’s a slow roll

Legal sales of just US$1 billion are dwarfed by an illegal market still estimated at $5 billion to $7 billion.

News Food & Beverage Government General
April 11, 2019  

Pot prices up 17.3% post legalization, large hikes in NB and Manitoba: StatCan

The highest average post-legalization price per gram was in the Northwest Territories at roughly $14.45 per gram.

News Food & Beverage General
March 18, 2019  

Edibles legalization fraught with hurdles, lack of clarity: companies

Plans for a variety of products have bee announced, but numerous hoops to jump through before they’re available to consumers.

News Manufacturing General
January 24, 2019  

Pot sales up 25% in November, retail sales fall 0.9%: StatCan

Pot stores saw the biggest percentage increase in sales among the retail sectors tracked by the agency.

News Manufacturing General
January 14, 2019  

[VIDEO] Legalization sparks boom in marijuana research

Canopy Growth is conducting millions of dollars worth of research related to treating anxiety, insomnia and pain.

News Food & Beverage Government General
November 15, 2018  

Early data suggests no spike in pot impaired driving after legalization: police

Police forces in Vancouver, Regina, Newfoundland and Labrador, Yukon, Truro, N.S., and Kensington, P.E.I., all said they hadn’t noticed a significant change in driver behaviour since pot was legalized on Oct. 17.

News Food & Beverage General
November 1, 2018  

Supply shortages plague Canada’s new cannabis marketplace

From coast to coast, Canadians are frustrated with a lack of supply and long waits, and returning to the black market.

News Food & Beverage General
October 18, 2018  

As Canada legalizes pot, other countries likely to follow

Canada is the second country in the world to legalize cannabis, but others could join us very soon.

News General
October 18, 2018  

Police hand out a few hefty fines for allegedly violating Cannabis Act

Police across the country are reminding people where you can and can’t smoke up.

News Food & Beverage General
October 18, 2018  

Aurora Cannabis to begin trading on New York Stock Exchange on Oct. 23

Shares in the company soared last month following a report by BNN Bloomberg that it was in talks with Coca-Cola Co. to develop pot-infused drinks.

News Food & Beverage General
October 17, 2018  

Pot investors had few reasons to celebrate first day of legalization

Some of the industry’s biggest names saw their stock prices fall.

News Food & Beverage General
October 17, 2018  

Demand for legalized cannabis draws lineups, heavy web traffic across Canada [UPDATED]

Most Canadians’ first purchase of legal adult-use pot will likely be online, as there were relatively few retail stores ready on Wednesday.

News Food & Beverage General
October 17, 2018  

Canadians waking up to legalized cannabis: ‘My new dealer is the prime minister’

Legalized pot draws big crowds and much enthusiasm.

News Government Manufacturing General
September 26, 2018  

Ontario government to OK pot wherever tobacco smoking allowed

Will also not put a cap on pot shops when it starts licensing and regulating the private retail marketplace.

News Food & Beverage General
September 17, 2018  

Aurora Cannabis shares rise on reported talks with Coca Cola

Cannabis firm and soft drink giant reportedly in talks for non-psychoactive CBD infused drinks.

Feature Manufacturing General
August 8, 2018  

Workplace drug use: Legalized pot a buzz-killer for employers

How decriminalizing marijuana will impact management strategies.

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 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 Government Manufacturing General
June 19, 2017  

Feds stick with July 2018 deadline to legalize pot

Despite provinces’ worries they’re being rushed by the tight timeline.

News General
May 1, 2017  

High employees, higher costs when marijuana legalized: oil and gas CEOs

Policing safety of the workplace, drug testing, absenteeism, counselling cited.

News Government Manufacturing General
April 6, 2017  

Western provinces expect Ottawa to pay costs of pot plan

They’re anticipating financial pressures related to regulation, testing and sharing information.