Canada

30
Apr
2019

Ontario cannabis distributor cancels tender for same-day pot deliveries

Ontario’s government-run cannabis distributor has cancelled its tender for couriers to make same-day pot deliveries. The provincial corporation tasked with the online sale and distribution of recreational cannabis posted a cancellation notice on Friday via the Ontario government’s tender portal. The Ontario Cannabis Retail Corporation, which conducts e-commerce as the Ontario Cannabis Store, did not

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29
Apr
2019

Cannabis Education is Now Mandatory for Pharmacists in Canada’s Most Populated Province

With recreational marijuana now legal for adult use across Canada, the Ontario College of Pharmacists has decided it’s high time for their members get up to familiarize themselves with with current cannabis research. This move makes Ontario the first and only province in Canada to make cannabis education mandatory for pharmacists. While pharmacists in the

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29
Apr
2019

Canada House Wellness Group Signs Lease For Edmonton Dispensary And Receives Major Development Permit From The City of Edmonton

TORONTO, April 29, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Canada House Wellness Group Inc. (CSE: CHV) (“Canada House” or the “Company”), a fully integrated medical cannabis company, announced today that it has signed a lease agreement for its licensed Cannabis Dispensary in Southeast Edmonton, Alberta and received a Major Development Permit to begin construction. Canada House’s first

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25
Apr
2019

Alberta’s per capita legal cannabis sales leaves other provinces in its smoke

While the province hosts only 11.6 per cent of Canada’s population, it accounted for 27.7 per cent of legal pot sales in 2018, states a study conducted by Arcview Market Research and BDS Analytics. That discrepancy is far greater than any other province, including notoriously cannabis-friendly B.C. where revenue gleaned from legal pot sales lagged

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24
Apr
2019

Alcohol and cannabis companies form pot-beverage industry group to push changes

TORONTO – A group of alcohol and cannabis companies have formed an industry alliance to push for changes to proposed rules governing pot-infused beverages before edibles become legal in the coming months. The Cannabis Beverage Producers Alliance is arguing for, among other things, the ability to produce pot-based drinks in the same facilities where non-cannabis

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24
Apr
2019

Oneida Grapples with Cannabis Sales While on the Road to Regulation

he chief and council of Oneida Nation of the Thames, a community south of London, want to ensure the safety of their First Nation’s members who have been subjected to increased sales of cannabis in the community. Council, which only supports the sale of medicinal cannabis, is in the early phases of establishing rules and

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