Q&A with Rosy Mondin

The executive director of the Cannabis Trade Alliance of Canada speaks with BotaniQ on the future of legalization. With over 16 years of experience in...

B.C. determines cannabis mark up will be 15% after legalization

The B.C. government has announced a 15 per cent mark-up on cannabis will be applied to pot products, once recreational marijuana is legalized on...

Taking the leap

The new Canadian dream? Creating a home-grown cannabis empire. Meet three locals who have traded it all in to pursue the green rush. Since the...

Ontario’s cannabis retail model will include online channel

The government of Ontario has just announced that following recreational cannabis legalization, it will "immediately introduce an online retail channel for cannabis," to be...

Cannabis Conversation event planned for political candidates in Vancouver

Civic political hopefuls in the Lower Mainland are being provided an opportunity to "meet the cannabis community" during an Aug. 17 event. The "open invitation"...

The New Normal

This summer, Canada will become the first advanced industrialized nation to legalize and regulate cannabis from production to consumption. As the federal government creates...

One in seven people admit to driving after smoking pot: Statistics Canada

New statistics reveal 14% (or about one in seven) cannabis users with a driver's license admit to driving within two hours of using marijuana. And...

Budding Beauties – A new wave of dispensaries embraces a sophisticated design sense.

By global or even North American standards, Vancouver’s marijuana dispensaries have a long way to go when it comes to incorporating cutting-edge design elements...

BotaniQ announces ‘Under 30’ finalists in Power 10 cannabis awards

Nominations are now closed for BotaniQ's “Power 10 of the Canadian Cannabis Industry 2018." We received more than 1,000 nominations, and we are announcing...

With governments in listening mode, it’s our chance to be influential

Across Canada right now, provincial governments and municipal organizations are showing in different ways that they are prepared to sample a range of viewpoints...