Ontario Establishes Strict Regulations for the Licensing and Operation of Private Cannabis Stores

The Ontario government will reportedly allow private stores to sell marijuana once recreational cannabis becomes legal on Oct. 17.Canadian Press/Darryl Dyck

Tightly-regulated private cannabis retail store system will protect children and combat the illegal market PRESS RELEASE: November 14, 2018 5:30 P.M. Ministry of the Attorney General Today, Ontario’s Government for the People implemented the latest phase of its planned response to the federal government’s legalization of cannabis by passing strict […]

Biome Grow’s Announcement in Newfoundland Demonstrates its Large-Scale Commitment to Atlantic Canada

Opinion Editorial By Eric Vengroff, Financial Analyst, Cannabis Daily While some of Canada’s best-known names in the cannabis industry were grabbing most of the sunshine in the media, Biome Grow (CSE:BIO) (Frankfurt:6OTA), a late-stage entrant into the cannabis space, but led by a capital markets team that had raised funds […]

Sales of Marijuana in Colorado Continue to Climb

Good news for new marijuana markets, including California and Canada. Todd Campbell, The Motley Fool Marijuana has been legally available in Colorado for recreational use since 2014, and consumers’ appetite for marijuana products continues to grow due to the launch of new products, including concentrates and edibles. During the first […]

Monday Morning Coming Down

by Eric Vengroff, Financial Analyst, Cannabis Daily As Canadians come down off the high of their first weekend of legal recreational cannabis, the stocks of some of Canada’s most well-known licensed producers are down too – roughly 10% as of 12:00 PM. Hence the rip-off of the Kris Kristofferson-titled tuned […]

Home-Use THC and CBD Test Kits Now Available in Canada

CannabisDaily.today’s sister publication, PuffinStyle.com  is pleased to announce that THC and CBD test are for sale for the first time in Canada. These test kits are priced in Canadian dollars and ship from Toronto.   Launched in 2015, the detection kit lineup has been well received worldwide. Using a modified and […]

New Ontario Cannabis Regulations Could Be a Breath of Fresh Air

Opinion editorial By Eric Vengroff, Financial Analyst, Cannabis Daily As reported by the Globe and Mail this morning, the Ontario government is putting in place a set of regulations that will have widespread implications for both business owners and consumers.  These moves will also be major steps in normalizing and […]

CEO Hotline – Greg Pantelic, Think AHLOT Corporation

  Being a Guide to both Cannabis Enthusiasts and Neophytes by Eric Vengroff, Financial Analyst, Cannabis Daily As we at Cannabis Daily recently launched our new cannabis lifestyle and information website called Puffinstyle.com, a couple of press announcements that normally wouldn’t have fallen into the ‘business’ lens crossed our screens. […]

Vertical Integration

Opinion Editorial By Eric Vengroff, Financial Analyst, Cannabis Daily Over the coming months and perhaps beyond that, you may hear the term ‘vertical integration’ be discussed in the same sentence or paragraph as cannabis. Vertical integration is when a company controls more than one stage of the supply chain. For […]

Nova Scotia cannabis distributor hopes local products will be on NSLC shelves by Oct. 17

Health Canada says none of the Nova Scotian producers have a sales license yet The province’s liquor corporation placed its first order of cannabis last week and none of the 3.75 million grams will include Nova Scotia product. One of the province’s producers says that he is in a race against the […]

Weed’s Big Day

Cannabis stocks on the TSX were generally up an from about 5% to as much as 17% on Monday and many are continuing their run this morning.   Some of the movement may have been attributed to anticipated announcements of supply contracts with the Ontario Cannabis Store (OCS) today. Canopy Growth […]

Has Canadian Marijuana Officially Bypassed Mainstream and Gone Corporate?

By Eric Vengroff, Financial Analyst, Cannabis Daily Aug 2, 2018 –  The recent announcements a day apart by Manulife (TSX/NYSE/PSE: MFC SEHK: 945), Molson Coors Brewing Company (NYSE: TAP; TSX: TPX), and The Hydropothecary Corporation (“HEXO”) (TSX: HEXO), add continued fuel to the Canadian cannabis arms race and show conclusively […]

How Trump’s trade battles are affecting the marijuana industry

 By Bart Schaneman, Marijuana Business Daily The Trump administration’s imposition of tariffs on China is expected to have a direct impact on several sectors of the marijuana industry – in particular, cannabis vaporizer companies. Others likely to be affected include: Cultivation operations that want to expand their greenhouse facilities. Growers that […]