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OCS to open new pot distribution centre in Guelph, phase out Oakville facility

TORONTO — The Ontario Cannabis Store’s distribution centre is getting a new home....

Ontario's private pot shops upset about giving up delivery and curbside pickup

Ontario’s private cannabis stores will have to give up offering delivery and curbside pickup next week.....

A list of some of the companies that have filed for CCAA since the pandemic

Here is a list of some of the companies that have filed for court protection from creditors under the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act....

Cannabis NB reports higher sales and profits in first quarter figures

New Brunswick’s government−owned cannabis retailer is reporting a profit of 1.4 million dollars during its first quarter this fiscal year....

Organigram lays off 220 workers, will cultivate less cannabis than expected

Organigram Holdings Inc. is laying off at least 220 employees in an effort to better align its production capacity with prevailing market conditions...

New vaping rules regulating sale of flavours in effect this week in Ontario

New rules restricting the sale of most flavoured vape products have come into effect in Ontario....

Toronto stock market rally led by cannabis while U.S. stock markets closed

TORONTO — Canada’s main stock index posted a triple−digit advance to start the trading week.....

Canopy Rivers invests $2 million in Edmonton-based cannabis gummies company

Canopy Rivers Inc. says it has made a $2−million investment in Dynaleo Inc., an Edmonton−based company focused on edible cannabis gummies...

Vancouver's huge 4-20 pot celebration to be replaced by virtual event

What would have been Vancouver’s 26th annual marijuana festival has been sidelined by the COVID−19 pandemic but organizers say a virtual celebration w...