NICHE Canada: With cannabis legalization comes a newfound responsibility

Next week, Canada will make history. On October 17, 2018, our country will become the first industrialized nation in the world to legalize recreational...

COLUMN: Is Britain on the cusp of a cannabis revolution?

After decades of a stale status quo, where cannabis scheduling and prohibition stopped even basic research from happening, there is now movement in many...

B.C. releases updated cannabis rules ahead of Oct. 17

The B.C. government issued a press release on Oct. 5 stating "new and amended" regulations are in place for B.C.'s soon-to-be legal cannabis regime. The...

NICHE Canada plans ‘Cannabis & Our Community’ forum in Calgary

NICHE Canada has organized another "Cannabis & Our Community" event, this time in Calgary just days after recreational marijuana is legalized on Oct. 17. The...

Canada to study social media to learn about perception of pot

If you thought the government wasn't keeping an eye on your social media, think again. The federal government is about to launch a study exploring...

Cannabis & Our Community: Bridging the gaps through education

An article from NICHE Canada ‘Are we ready?’ It’s a question many people are asking as our country heads closer to legalizing recreational cannabis. Canada...

Canadian government to study cannabis cyber crime

As legalization looms, the Canadian government is preparing to launch a study to figure out how much cannabis is sold illegally online. According to the...

BotaniQ announces ‘Politician’ 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...

Ontario wants to ‘tightly regulate’ its private retail cannabis market

The Ontario government has announced it wants to “tightly regulate” its private retail cannabis market and give municipalities an “opt-out” option to prohibit stores...

To cross, or not to cross the border: The unintended consequences of cannabis legalization

Have you ever been a user of cannabis or been involved in the cannabis industry? It’s becoming clear that these questions could have very...