An event touted as Canada's premier cannabis business conference is readying for an event in Vancouver this December. "O’Cannabiz is a gathering of the complete Canadian and International industry conducting high level networking under one roof," event organizers say, noting more than 4,000 people are expected to attend the conference,...
Between May and July 2018, Health Canada asked almost 13,000 Canadians about their knowledge, attitudes and behaviours related to cannabis, including their cannabis use and driving behaviours after consuming cannabis. Results from the 2018 Canadian Cannabis Survey released on Nov. 19 provide a snapshot of Canadians' views and habits related...
By NICHE Canada There’s no doubt that cannabis edibles will have a considerable impact on the Canadian marketplace, both in terms of regulatory complexity and consumer demand. According to Deloitte, Canadians are expected to spend as much as $7 billion...
Irwin Naturals says it’s giving away $1 million worth of CBD, in celebration of the U.S.’s legalization of hemp. "Our mission is to spread health to the world through plant medicine,” said company founder Klee Irwin, who is also the author of Pain Nation.
In this latest Cannabis Update Podcast, host Michael Pedersen interviews Matt from Skinny Piranha to talk about home-growing. "If you grow, then you know all about trimming too," writes Pedersen. "Matt from Skinny Piranha makes products that makes cannabis trimming and sorting easier...
In a recent press release, Financial News Media noted Brightfield Group has been "getting a lot of ink" for its projection that the hemp-derived CBD market will "outpace the rest of the cannabis market combined." FinancialNewsMedia.com also noted Forbes deemed 2018 the “Year of...
Emmy Award-winning television show host Martha Stewart has partnered with Canopy Growth and Sequential Brands on CDB product lines for both humans and animals. Stewart has joined the company in an advisory role to "assist with developing and positioning a broad new line of...
A new study has found Canadian cannabis consumers may choose to partake in the drug for a wide variety of reasons, including health benefits such as reducing anxiety, helping with sleep, and relieving stress. The study, called "The...
Cannabis activist and 420 Vancouver organizer Dana Larsen explains what you can expect at this year's event. It’s the event’s 25th anniversary this year and the first since cannabis was legalized in Canada last fall. Organizers revealed on April...
Across Canada right now, provincial governments and municipal organizations are showing in different ways that they are prepared to sample a range of viewpoints as they develop cannabis legalization strategies. In my experience, this is a special moment in the making of public policy, one that industry players should not...