OUR VIEW: People need more options for buying cannabis

OUR VIEW: People need more options for buying cannabis

B.C. is getting its first-ever “cannabis professor” – which seems like a natural progression after Canada legalized pot last month. The newly created position at the University of B.C. will see a dedicated professor, M-J Milloy, overseeing clinical trials of cannabis in relation to opioid treatment. Milloy’s position is branded as the Canopy Growth Professor of […]

Neal Brothers and Newstrike partner on cannabis edibles

Neal Brothers and Newstrike partner on cannabis edibles

Part of cannabis and small business and retail Expand stories Available now: Cannabis Professional, the authoritative e-mail newsletter tailored specifically for professionals in the rapidly evolving cannabis industry. Subscribe now. Food entrepreneurs Chris and Peter Neal, best known for Neal Brothers chips and salsa, have teamed up with Newstrike Brands Ltd. in the first publicly […]

Six week update following cannabis legalization

Six week update following cannabis legalization

Six week update following cannabis legalization – Video | Breakfast Television TorontoBreakfast Television Toronto Rogers Media uses cookies for personalization, to customize its online advertisements, and for other purposes. Learn more or change your cookie preferences. Rogers Media supports the Digital Advertising Alliance principles. By continuing to use our service, you agree to our use […]

Five arrested after raids in Ellesmere Port for cocaine and cannabis sales

Five arrested after raids in Ellesmere Port for cocaine and cannabis sales

Dawn raids by police investigating serious organised crime led to five people being arrested this morning. Detectives today swooped on homes in Ellesmere Port with a team of 40 officers on a collection of streets in the town. Six warrants were executed, with addresses visited included Parklands View, Rostherne Avenue, Marlborough Road, Eddisbury Road, Straker […]

How Big Will Canada’s Legal Cannabis Market Be?

A Canadian flag with a pot leaf at its center

On October 17, 2018, Canada became the first G7 nation to fully legalize recreational cannabis. Cue the speculators. As a massive, formerly black market transforms into an above-board one, companies from around the globe in a range of disparate industries—agriculture, yes, but also tobacco, beer, software, and even fashion and design—aim to cash in. But […]

Thousands sign petition for medical cannabis to be given to severely ill EK boy

Thousands sign petition for medical cannabis to be given to severely ill EK boy

More than 8000 people have signed a petition to help save a severely ill East Kilbride boy as his desperate mum battles for medical cannabis treatment. East Kilbride Community Trust is asking the Scottish Government to grant six-year-old Cole Thomson access to prescription cannabis-based medicine to save his life. Newlandsmuir mum-of-two Lisa Quarrell is racing […]

General Motors, Retail Records, and Cannabis Conventions — The Motley Fool

General Motors (NYSE:GM) is laying off 15% of its employees and scaling back production. In this episode of MarketFoolery, host Chris Hill and analyst David Kretzmann discuss why GM had to make these tough decisions. Elsewhere, Black Friday set a new record for online sales. Plus, David shares highlights from attending MJBizCon in Las Vegas. A full transcript follows […]

Truro chamber to host info session on cannabis | Truro News

Truro chamber to host info session on cannabis | Truro News

TRURO, N.S. Employers seeking information on how to deal with workplace issues related to cannabis, are encouraged to attend an information session on Dec. 3. The free panel discussion is being hosted by the Truro & Colchester Chamber of Commerce on Dec. 3 at the Best Western Glengarry (11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.). This session […]

The Emerald Cup Launches Charity Arm at Annual Cannabis Celebration

SANTA ROSA, Calif., Nov. 28, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Emerald Cup (the “Cup”), one of the cannabis industry’s premier culture and awards events, announced today the launch of Emerald Cup Charities, the philanthropic arm of the annual cannabis celebration. This year’s partnering charities focus on supporting people who have been imprisoned due to unjust […]