Canada becomes first industrialised nation to legalise cannabis

By Chris Wattie and Nichola Saminather ST JOHN’S, Newfoundland/TORONTO (Reuters) – Canada became the first industrialised nation to legalise recreational cannabis on Wednesday, but a lawful buzz will be hard to come by in its biggest cities like Toronto and Vancouver, which will have no stores open. Weed enthusiasts in […]

Biome Grow is Investing in Atlantic Canadian Cannabis Sector

Toronto, Ontario (October 16, 2018) – Biome Grow Inc. is focusing on the Atlantic Canada region and investing in building strong Atlantic Canadian roots ahead of industry legalization on October 17, 2018. With approximately 390,000 square feet of production capacity in operation or under development primarily across Atlantic Canada, Biome […]

The Canadian Province With The Most Pot Smokers Was Just Revealed And It’s Not At All Who You Thought It Would Be

Well this definitely isn’t the province we suspected! With legalization a mere 4 days away, Canadians are gearing up to legally spark up across the country. Of course, it would be naive to think that Canadians haven’t already been smoking during the years marijuana hasn’t been a legalized substance. While many […]

Remember When?

Opinion Editorial – by Eric Vengroff, Financial Analyst, Cannabis Daily “Everything that follows, is a result of what you see here…” Dr. Alfred Lanning’s hologram from the movie I, Robot,  2004 As Canada collectively gets ready for recreational adult-use cannabis next week, the Globe and Mail reported last week that Canada’s […]

NICHE Canada’s Cannabis & Our Community Series Continues in Calgary October 23rd

by Eric Vengroff, Financial Analyst, Cannabis Daily NICHE Canada, the National Institute for Cannabis Health and Education, is running a series of community awareness events that serve to elevate the common base knowledge level regarding cannabis  for Canadian businesses, health and human resource professionals, cannabis industry participants and other stakeholders.  […]

As Major Beverage Companies Eye Cannabis Industry, Consumer Trends Expected to Follow Suit

Following headlines from Constellation Brands and Coca-Cola, BDS Analytics looks at how branded beverage product market share may change. Eric Sandy, Cannabis Business Times Two of the biggest cannabis industry headlines to close out an already very busy summer involved Constellation Brands’ $4-billion investment in Canopy Growth Corp. and Coca-Cola’s […]

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 […]

Starseed Holdings Inc. Launches Saturday, its New Adult-Use Cannabis Brand

TORONTO, August [28] – Starseed Holdings Inc. (“Starseed”) launched Saturday, a cannabis brand that will be made available in Ontario, British Columbia and Alberta once adult-use legalization takes effect on October 17th. Starseed’s adult-use brand, Saturday, is about making time for yourself – something we all need more of. The […]

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 […]

Aphria Records Higher Annual Sales and Higher Quarterly Loss Due to Pending Canadian Legalization

 By Eric Vengroff, Financial Analyst, Cannabis Daily Leamington, Ontario – August 1, 2018 – Aphria Inc. (TSX: APH or USOTCQB: APHQF) today reported its results, for the fourth quarter and year ended May 31, 2018. All amounts are expressed in Canadian dollars.  Increased costs of $1.9 million in incremental selling, […]

48North Invites Women To Speak-Up About Their Cannabis Use

48North launches Latitude: Canada’s first cannabis platform for women Toronto, ON – Canada’s only licensed cannabis producer focused on the female health and wellness market, 48North Cannabis Corp. is today announcing the launch of Latitude. Latitude is an online platform that empowers, educates and breaks taboos through storytelling and authentic […]

Aurora Cannabis Selects Shopify to Power Global ECommerce Platform

New ECommerce Platform to Benefit Both Medical and Adult-Consumer Use Customers EDMONTON , July 16, 2018 /CNW/ – Aurora Cannabis Inc. (“Aurora” or the “Company”) (ACB.TO) (ACBFF) ( Frankfurt : 21P; WKN: A1C4WM) announced today that it has reached an agreement with Shopify Inc. (“Shopify”), one of the world’s leading […]