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Canadian producers hoping U.S. eases cannabis prohibitions

The White House has said President Joe Biden supports decriminalizing cannabis, legalizing pot for medicinal purposes....

Cannabis company Hexo reports $20.7M Q3 loss, revenue edges higher

OTTAWA — Hexo Corp. reported a loss of $20.7 million in its latest quarter compared with a loss of $19.5 million in the same quarter last year....

Aphria shareholders should vote in favour of Tilray deal

Two independent proxy advisory firms are recommending Aphria Inc. shareholders vote in favour of the cannabis company merging with Tilray Inc....

Fines coming for travellers caught sneaking pot into Canada

Beginning Monday, travellers could be fined up to $2,000 for trying to slip cannabis into Canada....

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...