Featured Cannabis News Articles

Thursday, 18/04/19
When it comes to the fastest-growing industries on the planet, it's supposed to be marijuana -- and everything else. The global cannabis industry is expected to see sales expand by 38% in 2019, according to a report released earlier this year by the duo of Arcview Market Research and BDS Analytics, then hit between $50 billion and $75 billion... + continue reading
Thursday, 18/04/19
The future of cannabis consumption may not involve the cannabis plant at all. “Years from now, most of the [major cannabis producers] aren’t going to grow a single plant,” Boris Jordan, founder of investment firm Measure 8 Venture Partners, said Tuesday at the GMP Securities 2019 Global Cannabis Conference in Toronto. Jordan and other... + continue reading
Thursday, 18/04/19
The marijuana industry has come an incredibly long way in relatively short amount of time. What had been considered a taboo topic is no longer. Following the passage of the Cannabis Act in Canada last year, our neighbor to the north became the first industrialized country in the world to legalize recreational marijuana. We also witnessed the ... + continue reading
Thursday, 18/04/19
Like many marijuana entrepreneurs across the province, John Thomas's biggest concern when he opened his first store was supply. Thomas is the co-founder of Jimmy's Cannabis Shop, which has locations in Battleford, Estevan and Martensville with another opening in Moosomin this Saturday. He said the stores initially struggled to... + continue reading
Thursday, 18/04/19
The month of April has seen its fair share of ups and downs throughout the stock market, not just pertaining to cannabis. Despite only being halfway through the month, it seems as though the market is finding some sense of stability. Much of the early days of cannabis were plagued by large amounts of volatility due to the infancy of the industry,... + continue reading
Thursday, 18/04/19
Campers making use of Yukon territorial parks could be smelling something different around their campfires this summer — marijuana. The Department of Environment says campers will be allowed to smoke cannabis on their individual sites. "We're following the same approach as we do to liquor," said Mike Etches, director of Yukon Parks... + continue reading

Medical Cannabis News

Thursday, 18/04/19
The future of cannabis consumption may not involve the cannabis plant at all. “Years from now, most of the [major cannabis producers] aren’t going to grow a single plant,” Boris Jordan, founder of... + continue reading

Recreational Marijuana

Thursday, 18/04/19
Wednesday marks six months since the province of Ontario became our first legal pot dealer. Recreational marijuana use became legal in Canada on Oct 17, and the online Ontario Cannabis Store... + continue reading

CannaBusiness

Thursday, 18/04/19
Lately, Stephen Verbeek's life is one of chaos, sawdust, and weed. Verbeek is the CEO of Hello Cannabis, which is acting as a consultant for the opening of a legal storefront dispensary at 51... + continue reading

Cannabis Technology

Thursday, 18/04/19
Ancillary industries and sectors are primed to benefit from cannabis’ rise to prominence. Some examples include banking, packaging solutions, and real estate. One industry that is often overlooked... + continue reading