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Cannabis MSO Acreage hires new CEO after thorough recruitment process

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial December 31, 2020

Before 2020 came to a close, multistage cannabis operator (MSO) Acreage Holdings announced that it would be appointing Peter Caldini as the company's new chief executive officer (CEO).  New-York based...

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Canopy Growth is throwing in the towel for numerous Canadian facilities

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial December 15, 2020

As many as 220 of cannabis company Canopy Growth’s employees will lose their jobs amid the company’s abandonment of numerous Canadian cultivation facilities.  Based in Smiths Falls, Ontario, major...

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Recreational cannabis legalization bill approved by Mexican Senate

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial November 30, 2020

On Thursday, November 19, the Mexican Senate signed off on a pivotal cannabis bill to legalize recreational cannabis. Final approval must now be secured before the current congressional session concludes...

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Report reveals Canadian cannabis firms bagged millions in pandemic subsidies

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial November 30, 2020

Research published in Marijuana Business Daily has confirmed that the Canadian federal government handed out millions of dollars in subsidies to cannabis firms amid the coronavirus pandemic.  To-date,...

Survey: Canada's medical cannabis market is impeded by access issues

Survey: Canada’s medical cannabis market is impeded by access issues

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial November 4, 2020

Medical cannabis consumers in Canada are seeking out their medicine from unregulated and illegal channels, based on a new survey carried out by Medical Cannabis Canada (MCC). The outcome of this survey...

NHL teams up with Canopy Growth to investigate potential of cannabis for concussions

NHL teams up with Canopy Growth to investigate potential of cannabis for concussions

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial November 4, 2020

Glenn Healy used to assume the role of goaltender for the National Hockey League (NHL) but now, he is joining forces with one of Canada's largest legal weed companies in a bid to broaden medicinal cannabis...

Northwest Territories in Canada are slashing prices to overshadow illicit market

Northwest Territories in Canada are slashing prices to overshadow illicit market

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial July 30, 2020

Cannabis consumers in Canada’s Northwest Territories are being treated to reduced prices on pot products. The NWT's finance minister Caroline Wawzonek recently announced a plan that will cut the cost...

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Canopy’s recreational cannabis segment is struggling

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial June 22, 2020

Canadian cannabis company Canopy Growth Corp., is on a mission to restructure its business plan after suffering a CAD$1.3 billion (USD $944 million) blow to its finances. Based on a recent earnings report...

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Tilray is shuttering its High Park Gardens cannabis greenhouse

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial June 3, 2020

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Tilray has backed out on a deal to grow cannabis from its High Park Gardens facility in Leamington, Ontario. A British Columbia-headquartered cannabis cultivator, Tilray...

Cannabis companies want to stimulate federal research efforts

Cannabis companies want to stimulate federal research efforts

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial February 7, 2020

Applications to permit cannabis cultivation for research purposes in the United States has been seriously delayed by the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA). The Agency began welcoming applicants in...

Three major Canadian cannabis producers are facing U.S. lawsuits

Three major Canadian cannabis producers are facing U.S. lawsuits

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial January 27, 2020

Aurora Cannabis, Canopy Growth, and Hexo Corp. are usually making headlines for their dominance in the Canadian cannabis sector. These three companies are acknowledged as the largest cannabis producers...

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Drake is teaming up with a Canadian cannabis firm to launch business in Toronto

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial December 2, 2019

He is well known for releasing chart topping hits such as “What’s my name?” featuring Rihanna and “Started from the bottom,” which reached number six on the Billboard Hot 100. Now, Rapper Drake...

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