Cannabis Industry

An inside look into big marijuana business. Dispensaries, government products, business activity, investments and recent entries into the marijuana market.

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Is Health Canada to blame for slow growth in the Canadian cannabis industry?

Illegal dispensaries are believed to have absorbed approximately 70% of all cannabis sales in the country....

Ontario to allow cannabis retailers to sell online and over the phone

Cannabis retailers will soon be able to sell products online or over the phone for in−store pick−up ...

Hemp plant farmers across the globe struggle with rampant theft

Since a hemp plant is worth mere pennies on the market, it is hard to see why crops are walking away in amounts that add up to acres so quickly....

Saskatchewan opening up retail cannabis market to help meet consumer demand

Saskatchewan plans to lift the lid on legal cannabis sales to help meet consumer demand....

A year after pot legalization, lack of retail shops puts a damper on sales

Across the country, there are more than 500 licensed cannabis providers authorized to sell pot, though not all are up and running....

Hexo to launch low-cost cannabis product to undercut illicit market shops

The product, under the brand Original Stash, which will be on sale in Quebec cannabis stores starting Thursday for $125.70, or $4.49 per gram...

Frustration and pride in Canada after a year of legal pot

The weed is expensive, the selection is limited, the black market persists, and licensed stores are scarce....

Lawyers for disqualified pot shop applicants say process was unfair

The dispute largely revolves over what it means to be notified, and whether delivery or receipt of the message is required. ...

Australian capital legalizes recreational marijuana

CANBERRA, Australia — Australia’s capital has become the first part of the country to legalize recreational marijuana for personal use....