B.C. determines cannabis mark up will be 15% after legalization

The B.C. government has announced a 15 per cent mark-up on cannabis will be applied to pot products, once recreational marijuana is legalized on...

Aurora Cannabis launches Canada’s first vape-ready, high-potency CBD oil cartridges

Aurora Cannabis Inc. says it has received Health Canada approval to sell its innovative, high-potency, vape-ready CBD oil product line. Launched Monday under the brand...

Vancouver’s first licensed cannabis shop opens Saturday

The first licensed and legal pot shop will open its doors in Vancouver on Saturday (Jan. 5). Evergreen...

VOTE NOW: O’Cannabiz announces 1st annual industry award nominees

O'Cannabiz, a business-focused cannabis conference and expo in Canada, has announced its "Best of Cannabis" industry nominees ahead of its first annual...

NICHE this Week: 5 Things You Need to Know

As you kick off the week, here are five things making news in the cannabis industry: Six months after...

Cannabis biz accelerator announces $50K startup investments up for grabs

Canada's first cannabis business accelerator Leaf Forward announced today that applications are open for its Toronto-based, 12-week accelerator program for "early stage cannabis companies." Successful applicants...

COLUMN: Women are key to the cannabis green rush

We have entered the new world of cannabis. The legalization of recreational cannabis has galvanized entrepreneurs, provided lucrative opportunities in a variety of sectors, and...

WeedMD and BLOCKStrain partner on ‘first-of-its-kind’ cannabis testing program

Medical cannabis producer WeedMD and BLOCKStrain have partnered to create a "first-of-its-kind" cannabis strain validation registration program – a "testing and verification process...

Canadian cannabis company partners with UFC on CBD research project

Aurora Cannabis has partnered with mixed martial arts organization UFC on a multi-year, multi-million dollar, global partnership to advance clinical research "on...

Province Brands of Canada plans to launch world’s first fermented beverages brewed from cannabis...

The product aims to be a ‘delicious, less harmful alternative to barley-brewed alcoholic beers’ The world’s first fermented...