10
May
2019

Hemp processing plant in Conover to be sold

A CBD-extracting plant in Conover is expected to become part of a Canadian-based health and wellness company that is already a player in the legal cannabis industry. Conover hemp processing plant Sugarleaf Labs LLC will be purchased by Neptune Wellness Solutions this summer, according to a Thursday press release. Sugarleaf’s 24,000-square-foot facility is capable of

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7
May
2019

Canada’s roadside drug tests can’t tell the difference between tea and cocaine

The reliability of Canada’s only federally approved device for roadside cannabis impairment testing has been thrown into question after a Vancouver lawyer determined the device is easily duped, writes Calvin Hughes. While preparing to roll out cannabis legalization in October of 2018, the Canadian government introduced a new roadside cannabis impairment testing device called the

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2
May
2019

Shoppers Drug Mart adds HelloMD’s on-demand advice to online cannabis sales

In its biggest Canadian deal to date, HelloMD is now providing health practitioner advice through the Shoppers Drug Mart medical cannabis website to streamline access for patients. “We worked tremendously hard to be awarded this business, and being selected by Shoppers is that crowning jewel that we’ve been building towards,” says Larry Lisser, senior vice-president

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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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