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Mon
27
Sep

New VP going to pot

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True Leaf Brands Inc. has appointed Legacy market veteran Andrew Gordon as vice-president of Strategic Growth of the True Leaf Cannabis Inc. division. Gordon will transition to CEO of the division upon security clearance and Health Canada approval. In a prepared statement, True Leaf officials said they believe the division will benefit from Gordon’s vast experience working with diverse stakeholders and regulators to build accountable, community-responsive, and financially sustainable business models in the cannabis industry.

Previously, Gordon was senior vice-president of Kiaro Brands Inc., a publicly traded omnichannel cannabis retailer with wholesale distribution and retail stores across Canada and e-commerce sales in North America and Australia.

Mon
27
Sep

Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week

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ESG ROUNDTABLE

The Canadian Securities Administrators will hold a virtual roundtable on environmental, social and governance related regulatory issues in asset management on Monday. ESG investing has attracted growing interest from individual investors as well as larger institutional money managers.

 

AURORA RESULTS

Aurora Cannabis Inc. will release its fourth-quarter and full year results after the close of markets on Monday. The cannabis company said last week that it would close its Aurora Polaris property in Edmonton as part of a plan to streamline its operations.

Fri
24
Sep

How Jane Technologies clears the smoke and mirrors to get cannabis companies online

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After serving as a helicopter pilot in the army for several years, Socrates Rosenfeld turned to cannabis as a sort of meditative medicine. And in 2014, as a McKinsey analyst studying “aggregators” like DoorDash, he saw an opportunity in the budding space.

Rosenfeld told Retail Brew he predicted that in a few years “the cannabis consumer will expect to shop online.” He reasoned that the experience should be as seamless as buying groceries or shoes—a digital world where you can read customer reviews that say which sneakers run a size small and which edible knocks you out—but the industry (and the law) wasn’t quite there yet.

Fri
24
Sep

Canadian cannabis retail sales set record in July

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Retail cannabis sales in Canada continue to rise, with sales in July approaching $340 million, a new record.

The latest numbers from Statistics Canada show that sales have continued to climb, month over month, since March.

Fri
24
Sep

Ontario Cannabis Stores to Sell 3 New Products from THC BioMed

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THC BioMed Intl Ltd. ("THC BioMed" or the "Company" is pleased to announced that 3 new THC BioMed products are to be listed and sold through the Ontario Cannabis Stores: Dragon's Lettuce dried cannabis, THC Kiss Cannabis Biscuits (Cocoa) and THC Kiss Cannabis Biscuits (Cinnamon.)

Dragon's Lettuce

We are pleased to introduce Dragon's Lettuce into Ontario. It's our most potent sativa landrace strain. It is cultivated indoors in small batches at our facility in British Columbia. Dragon's Lettuce has a minimum THC potency of 20%.

THC Kiss Cannabis Biscuits – Cocoa and Cinnamon

We are also excited to begin selling our latest offering, THC Kiss Cannabis Biscuits, in Ontario. These edibles come in two delicious flavours: Cocoa and Cinnamon.

Fri
24
Sep

Craft Hash by Tremblant Cannabis hits shelves across Toronto this month

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Tremblant Cannabis, a subdivision of Laurentian Organic, announced its entry into the Ontario concentrates market this month. Their premium craft hash products will hit the shelves in retail locations across Ontario in partnership with The Ontario Cannabis Retail Corporation, which operates stores as Ontario Cannabis Store (OCS). 

Laurentian Organic Inc. is one of the first licensed cannabis producers in Quebec, with a leadership team boasting more than 50 combined years of cannabis industry experience. The company produces various cannabis flower and hash products. 

Interview with Eric Brosseau, Co-Founder and CEO of Tremblant Cannabis

Thu
23
Sep

The Good Shroom wins approval to sell its cannabis beverages and hash products in Quebec

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The Good Shroom Co Inc has announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary and licensed cannabis processor, operating as Seul CBD, has been approved by the Société Quebecoise du Cannabis to sell the company’s Velada wellness beverage brand and Nordique Royale hash brand in the Canadian province of Quebec.  

Good Shroom said its cannabis products are expected to be available for purchase by consumers in Quebec by year’s end.

The company noted its Velada brand produces cannabis-infused instant coffee and teas in a variety of different flavours such as matcha latte, golden milk latte, hot chocolate, and café olé, which will become Canada's first cannabis-infused coffee. 

Thu
23
Sep

Decibel Announces 27 New Upcoming Ontario Product Launches

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Decibel Cannabis Company Inc. (the “Company” or “Decibel”) (TSXV: DB) (OTCQB: DBCCF), a premium cannabis producer, is pleased to announce its recent success in the Ontario product call as well as upcoming Ontario product launches with 27 new product introductions over the coming months. (As Originally Seen on technical420)

Thu
23
Sep

SpeakEasy Announces Strategic Plan to Release Multiple Consumer Brands Over the Next 12 Months

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SpeakEasy Cannabis Club Ltd. (CSE: EASY) (Frankfurt: 39H) (the "Company" or "SpeakEasy") a holder of a federal licence to cultivate, process, and sell cannabis under the Cannabis Act is pleased to announce it has created a strategic plan to release multiple consumer-facing brands over the next 12 months. The brands will represent SpeakEasy's agricultural foundation and core principles - product quality, respecting the culture and achieving a competitive price point that will rival our competitors and the black market.(1)

Wed
22
Sep

BC’s Jima Cannabis rolls into Ontario, acquiring High Tea brand and stores

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Jima Cannabis (“Jima”), a BC-based, recreational cannabis retail brand with one store in Abbotsford, B.C., and four more opening soon in the province, has made a big splash by acquiring Ontario-based retailer, High Tea Cannabis Co. (“High Tea”). With AGCO approval of the deal through parent company T-CANN Retail Ltd., Jima is now a multi-location, national cannabis brand with a rapid expansion plan and a dynamic franchise and affiliate model.

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