Why do cannabis producers have more product than they can sell? How production problems...

As stories about cannabis supply shortages persist in Canada, new data released by Health Canada on March 13 is surprising some in...

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...

VIVO Cannabis: An interview with CSO Shekhar Parmar

Canadian Cannabis Update is a Canadian-based podcast, delivering regular news updates and interviews concerning the legalization of cannabis. This latest...

Theft and the cannabis industry: How to protect your business

By Evan Stait, Hub International Just because cannabis is now legal in Canada doesn’t mean that cannabis theft...

Kiaro expands to B.C. with flagship Vancouver cannabis store

Kiaro, a Vancouver-based brand specializing in the retail sale of cannabis and cannabis accessories, will open its flagship store Aug. 1 in...

Cannabis business, investment news you may have missed last week

CannaHorse has announced it will launch the world's first ever legal cannabis brand dedicated to horse health, providing a plant-based solution to...

Canopy Health to study how CBD helps treat anxiety in animals

Canopy Growth Corporation is launching a study that looks at the effectiveness of cannabidiol (CBD) in treating anxiety in some animals. The research will be...

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...

Canadians bought $43 million of cannabis in first two weeks of legalization

Statistics Canada says sales at cannabis stores totalled $43.0 million during the two week period following legalization day on Oct. 17. 

Vitalis Extraction becomes Canada’s first ASME-certified cannabis extraction equipment manufacturer

Vitalis Extraction Technology has become Canada’s first American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) BPV certified extraction equipment manufacturer in the cannabis industry. The ASME certification...