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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

NICHE, the National Institute for Cannabis Health and Education, is excited to announce our...

“We’re excited to be building upon the work Deepak Anand undertook in his capacity as Executive Director of the CNMMA,” says Barinder Rasode, President...

A shifting landscape for Canadian dispensaries

For Canadian medicinal cannabis users hoping to remain legit, legalization has brought on a crisis. There are shortages...

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...

CannaReps launches cannabis dispensary business course

For the first time, CannaReps is holding a seminar to teach people how to run a cannabis dispensary, ahead of legalization on Oct. 20. The...