Q&A with Anne McLellan

The head of the Task Force on Cannabis Legalization and Regulation shares her insight on the current cannabis debate. It’s been a year since the...

Fire & Flower receives ‘conditional approval’ for 37 Alberta cannabis stores

Cannabis retailer Fire & Flower said Tuesday that it has received conditional approval from the Alberta Gaming, Liquor and Cannabis Commission (AGLC). Under the conditional...

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"...

Zenabis signs cannabis agreement with B.C. Liquor Distribution Branch

One of Canada's major cannabis suppliers has signed an agreement with the B.C. Liquor Distribution Branch for recreational marijuana. Zenabis Ltd. announced on July 30...

Youth cannabis use after legalization: Why there is no reason to panic

But think of the children! Many are concerned about the effect that non-medical cannabis legalization in Canada will have on young people – especially those...

THE DOPIST PODCAST: A look at cannabis dispensaries (and raids) with a budtender

In this latest Cannabis Media Collective podcast, host Zoe Brownstone speaks with dispensary worker Brett. They discuss his...

Reserving the right

With legalization on the horizon, Canada’s First Nations people are faced with yet another potential battle over jurisdiction. By Jamie Shaw (The author would like to apologize...

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...

The game changer

Health Canada caught the cannabis industry by surprise in November when they unveiled sweeping changes to the regulatory approach to cannabis. The proposed regulations...

PART ONE: An introduction to healthy cannabis consumption

Bethany Rae, BotaniQ columnist In my own life experience the unhealthiest thing about cannabis has been the lack of education around it. The “just say no...