Ontario Cannabis Store hampered by labour action at Canada Post and “unbelievably high demand”.
Revenue totalled $1.38 billion, up from $1.21 billion in the same quarter last year.
Industry officials blamed the recent weakness partly on hurricanes.
Growth came as sales in 11 of 21 industries climbed higher.
Brand has long history, roots in 19th century.
Sales were up in four of seven subsectors, accounting for 66% of total.
Down in 11 of 21 industries; volumes slipped 0.1% after adjusting for price changes.
But economists predict the pace will slow from the red-hot pace it set in the first half of the year.
Mainly attributable to higher sales in the transportation equipment and petroleum/coal products.
It’s mostly about listening, good manners and respect.
Findings suggest more Canadian firms surveyed are optimistic in areas such as sales growth.
Sales were up in nine of 21 industries, representing about 54% of the sector.
Issues include expensive aluminum Super-Duty launch and Brexit hit to UK sales.
Higher sales of petroleum and coal products, transportation equipment, primary metals.
Volkswagen brand fell 8.2%; part of worldwide drop of 2.7%.