Two legal pot shops now open in Vancouver

It's coming almost three months after recreational pot was legalized in Canada, but two legal cannabis stores have now opened up shop...

From MS to cannabis mogul: Meet Phil Kwong

Medical cannabis helped more than just Phil Kwong's disease. It changed his life. I was around 23 when I first got diagnosed with MS. I woke...

B.C.’s first private cannabis shop licensed in Kimberley

The provincial government announced Wednesday that the first licence for a private pot store has been issued in Kimberley. The licence was issued by the...

How can cannabis brands thrive amid strict advertising rules?

In this brave new world of legal cannabis in Canada, businesses in the industry face some strict rules when it comes to advertising their...

Do you have what it takes to be a Budtender?

With legalization just around the corner, cannabis retailers are actively hiring for the hottest new role to hit the retail landscape – Budtenders. Budtenders help...

O’Cannabiz, Grow Up cannabis expos expand to Vancouver

Organizers of the annual O'Cannabiz Conference and Expo in Toronto and Grow Up Cannabis Conference and Expo in Niagara Falls  have announced their expansion...

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...

Kevin O’Leary to speak at ‘Grow Up’ cannabis conference

Canadian entrepreneur, financier, author and TV personality Kevin O'Leary is keynote speaker at the Grow Up Conference & Expo in Niagara falls next week. The...

PART TWO: An introduction to healthy cannabis consumption

Bethany Rae, BotaniQ columnist I prefer to compare cannabis to food. Where knowledge of proper nutrition leads to food choices that can heal or harm...

HelloMD announces cannabis telehealth service for Canada

HelloMD revealed this week that it's launching a "convenient, discreet and comprehensive" online service where "health, telemedicine, education and wellbeing intersect to offer a...