Grow Tech Labs and Launch Academy aim to bolster cannabis innovation, entrepreneurship

Victory Square Technologies says its newly established cannabis accelerator Grow Tech Labs is joining with Launch Academy to "develop cannabis innovation, entrepreneurship and investment." “This...

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...

AUGMENTED REALITY: Virtual cannabis dispensaries are coming

From virtual tours to augmented reality (AR) dispensaries, cannabis companies are delving into technology to deliver new experiences.

Mouldy weed recall from Ontario expanded to B.C.

After five complaints of moudly weed in Ontario led to a recall in that province last week, it's now been extended to British Columbia. It's...

Almost five million Canadians report using cannabis, but illegal sales still thriving

New data released by Statistics Canada this week reveals that nearly five million Canadians report using cannabis. That equates to about 16...

3 million new cannabis consumers on horizon with legalization of ‘2.0 products,’ study finds

Canada could see as many as 3 million new consumers enter the cannabis market due to legalization and availability of edibles, extracts and...

Elevated Signals: Tracking the Trajectory of CEO Amar Singh

By Jessica Brown Amar Singh is a husband, father, homeowner—and he’s in startup mode. “I was...

Canadian Cannabis Update: An interview with HEXO’s Adam Miron

In this latest Canadian Cannabis Update podcast, Michael Pedersen interviews HEXO's Chief Brand Officer & Co-Founder Adam Miron.

Cannabis business, investment news you may have missed last week

Medical cannabis company Aurora Cannabis announced last week it is investing $1.5 million in a Saskatoon research facility. As CTV report, 10...

BotaniQ announces ‘Cultivator’ 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...