Grow Tech Labs, a technology company that creates leaders in the cannabis industry, has announced the addition of an Incubator Program and Co-Working option to its existing Accelerator Cannabis Innovation Program, "providing a vertically-integrated offering for start-up cannabis companies." The Incubator Program - which...
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 Aurora Cloud, the first products released contain over 550mg of CBD and less than 30mg of THC, Aurora says it's rhe only vape-ready CBD products...
A new approach to feeding friends who are grieving, by Alica Forneret When a person is grieving, we want to do everything right. We stress over every opportunity to support them: How do I say the right thing? When do I show up? What do I bring to make them feel...
Canada’s emerging cannabis industry provides a fertile landscape for startups and innovators to sow their seeds and grow to greatness. Even the great need a break from time-to-time, and so enters social media. Mindless scrolling can be a necessary (and sometimes overly consuming) distraction,...
A quick look at some of the news in the cannabis industry recently: Aurora Cannabis Inc. announced the grand opening of its flagship retail store on Nov. 27 in West Edmonton Mall. “At approximately 11,000 square feet, Aurora has combined both a retail cannabis...
"Our mission is to turn our passion for the plant into a thriving business that produces high-quality cannabis at a commercial scale.” As a budding lawyer at the University of Ottawa, John Fowler’s passion for cannabis was often met with curiosity, derision and suspicion. But in the years since his...
Canadian Cannabis Updates is a Canadian-based podcast, delivering regular news updates and interviews concerning the legalization of cannabis. In this episode, Cult Collective's Chief Engagement Officer Owen Reader talks about his marketing ideas in the legal cannabis space. Cult Collective is an audience engagement firm that is focused on helping their clients...
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 is the kind of partnership that demonstrates why Vancouver is a growing technology centre,” said Shafin Diamond Tejani, CEO of Victory Square Technologies. “Vancouver will...
A recent report by food and drink consulting firm Zenith Global projects that the U.S. market for cannabis-infused drinks will grow to $1.4 billion by 2024 - an almost fifteen times increase from 2018 sales of just $89 million. "A number of companies...
Canadian Cannabis Updates is a Canadian-based podcast, delivering regular news updates and interviews concerning the legalization of cannabis. One of the "Under 30" finalists in the BotaniQ Power 10 of the Canadian Cannabis Industry was interviewed recently. See also: BotaniQ announces ‘Under 30’ finalists in Power 10 cannabis awards "CEO of BRNT...