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NSLC plans to more than double the number of cannabis stores in Nova Scotia

Shopping for legal weed in Nova Scotia is about to get a little more convenient for cannabis-loving Maritimers. The Nova Scotia Liquor Corp., the province’s sole licensed cannabis retailer, has announced that more locations will start selling cannabis, which will more than double the number of legal retailers available to Nova Scotians, CBC reports. The new moves are the province’s…

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World’s First Psychedelics PR Agency Launched By Canadian Cannabis Professionals

A team of Canadian cannabis industry professionals have launched the world’s first public relations agency focused on cannabis, psychedelics and other emerging regulated markets – all with heightened transparency not often seen in traditional PR. Along with years of combined experience working in the regulated Canadian cannabis sector, the company’s team is ushering in a new approach to PR services…

Are There Too Many Hurdles In Marijuana To Make Money?

Marijuana companies have many battles towards profitability, causing investors to sour on cannabis stocks. Making money in the marijuana industry isn’t easy. Due to the plant’s federally illegal status, it prohibits cannabis companies from accessing many financial services available to other entrepreneurs. Failure is not an option, as bankruptcy or short-term loans aren’t accessible in many cases. Instead, companies have…

Vancouver entrepreneur’s CBD drink to be included in Oscars gift bag

It’s lights, camera, action for a Vancouver entrepreneur whose CBD drink is headed to this year’s Academy Awards. Jigme Love, a Vancouver entrepreneur, is the founder of Infuzed Thirst, a CBD-infused canned sparkling water drink that promises zero calories, zero sugar and natural flavours. Cans of Infuzed Thirst will be included in duffle swag bags being gifted to stars in…

Canada Still Not Raking in as Much Marijuana Revenue as Planned

Two years in, Canada still isn’t bringing in nearly as much tax revenue from marijuana sales as it had projected. Its mistakes provide some valuable lessons for other governments hoping legalization can balancing their budgets. The National Post reports that the country’s government had expected to bring in $100 million in revenue for fiscal year 2019–20. Now it’s projecting only…

10 Mainstream Businesses Betting On CBD

CBD’s takeover and introduction into the mainstream has been unprecedented, making many well-known business eager to get involved. CBD has been called the “next gold rush” so many times that the phrase is starting to lose its impact. Still, the numbers don’t lie, and everything suggests that CBD wellness products are here to stay. Although reading about CBD’s success is…

Cannabis Beauty Products: Everything You Wanted to Know About Marijuana in the Beauty Industry

Cannabis in beauty products? Sounds like a good idea, considering our increasing awareness of the plant’s wellness potential. The beauty industry is one of the fastest-growing industries. Snake venom, snail mucus, and many other unusual ingredients became part of our everyday skincare routine in no time. The same goes for cannabis. In order to get the maximum effect from their…

Canada’s Marijuana Sales Top $100 Million in a Month for the First Time

It’s pretty incredible what a difference a year can make. At this time last year, cannabis stocks were flying high, and the expectation had been that most brand-name companies would push toward recurring profitability by the end of the year. Of course, hindsight being what it is, we know this didn’t happen. High tax rates in select U.S. states, persistent…

Super Anytime brings cannabis delivery, click-and-collect service to Manitoba

Ordering cannabis in Manitoba just got a whole lot easier. Super Anytime, what the company calls Canada’s first “on-demand, multi-retailer, e-commerce platform,” officially came online Wednesday, providing wider access to the province’s cannabis offerings all in one place. “We’ve been called something like Ritual or Uber Eats for weed, but we prefer an integrated marketing sales and performance channel for…

Buy These Top Canadian Cannabis Stocks for Market Dominance

Cannabis stocks are facing a year in which they will finally have to put their money where their mouths are. Investors will need to see profitability from the full range of product types, and they will need to see it even before the retail environment is optimized. While there is some bullishness that a relaxing of the retail stranglehold on…