Cannabis

Canopy closes $500M round, LiveWell to go public, CannaRoyalty plans to raise $30M
Marijuana industry titans will gather in New Brunswick next week to discuss how to market cannabis in a competitive legal marketplace, and other issues raised by the dawn of government-run weed.
With this latest acquisition, the small-town Ontario grower’s ambitions of building a global cannabis powerhouse come closer to reality.
The Smiths Falls-based firm is looking formicro-growers, retailers, hemp producers and operators of lab-testing facilities who plan to seek the appropriate Health Canada licence.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says the plan to make recreational pot legal by this summer will go ahead without delay.
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Even in a region known for its modern agri-food industry, Valley Bio is making a name for itself with its global reach and innovative business practices.
The Ottawa company will apply for licenses to dispense cannabis products and work with Second Cup and applicable franchisees to construct NAC-branded stores carrying cannabis products.
The Hydropothecary Corp.'s share price closed up 13 per cent Wednesday after the company said it had struck a cannabis supply deal with the Societe des alcools du Quebec.
Ottawa-based National Access Cannabis has acquired Cannabis Care Group, expanding its reach into the medical pot market and adding 40 Canadian pharmacies to its service channels.
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As the date when cannabis becomes legal draws closer, many questions remain unanswered.