BofC x MNP | Peter Schissler, Great White Northern Growers
This interviews is presented in partnership between Business of Cannabis and MNP and was recorded at the Cannabis Expo Montreal in October 2018.Here, Peter Schissler talks with Business of Cannabis' Brett Chang about Great White North Growers and the benefits of their aeroponics towers for cannabis production.
Noah Shopsowitz of WeedLocka talks about his uniquely-designed, smell-proof cannabis holder
Noah Shopsowitz is the founder of WeedLocka - a cannabis storage device. It is designed to be smell-proof, recyclable and easy to use. He joined BofC Live to talk about the device, the company, the approach and how it fits within the Canadian cannabis landscape.
Jenn Larry of CBD Strategy Group describes what it's like to be in Jamaica with Steve DeAngelo and Abi Roach
Jenn Larry of CBD Strategy Group joined Business of Cannabis for BofC Live to talk about her experience traveling to Jamaica and Nevada and what she learned about those cannabis communities and markets that are important for Canadians to understand. As well, as a Quebec-based business, she discussed how that Province has viewed and regulated cannabis.
INDIVA CEO Niel Marotta talks about launching products into the Legalization 2.0 framework
Niel Marotta of INDIVA joined Jay Rosenthal on BofC Live to talk about the how INDIVA has been preparing for Legalization 2.0 since the legislation for Legalization 1.0 was passed. As well, the two touch on Bhang chocolates as well as how INDIVA plans to provide pre-roll services to Supreme.
Neptune Wellness Solutions on extraction and the next generation of cannabis products
Business of Cannabis proudly partnered with MNP for the second year in a row to produce “Meet the Industry” - this time from the Montreal Cannabis Expo. Here, Michel Timperio and Jacqueline Khayat join BofC's Brett Chang to present Neptune Wellness Solutions and the new AQIC (Association Québécoise de l’industrie du Cannabis) which they helped found.
Andrew Grieve, CEO of Zenabis talks about their contract cultivation partnership with Tantalus and their recent stock offering
Andrew Grieve is the CEO of Zenabis and he joined Business of Cannabis to talk about their agreement to grow Tantalus Labs genetics on contract as well as their stock offering to current shareholders - which has been the topic of conversation among those that follow publicly traded cannabis companies.
Live from the Red Carpet of the Canadian Cannabis Awards
The Business of Cannabis team will have red carpet coverage of the 2019 Canadian Cannabis Awards, celebrating the people, companies and products that make the Canadian cannabis industry great.
Karina Karassev of Responsible Cannabis Use focuses on educating Canadians about cannabis rules, policies and responsible use
Responsible Use Cannabis is a cannabis education company bringing critical details about how cannabis use impacts workplaces and driving. They have done compelling research about how much (or little) Canadians know about the rules and policies around cannabis and have created an education tool for cannabis retailers. Karina Karassev is Responsible Cannabis Use's Chief Operating Officer.
BofC x MNP | Sasha Asgary, Weedsense
Business of Cannabis proudly partnered with MNP for the second year in a row to produce “Meet the Industry” - this time from the Montreal Cannabis Expo. Here, Brett Chang from the Business of Cannabis team talks with Sasha Asgary who provides an update on WEEDSENSE, an omni-channel cannabis distribution company.
Jo Vos of Leafly talks about creating a visual language for cannabis consumers
Jo Vos is the Managing Director of Leafly in Canada. She joined BofC Live to talk about Leafly’s new visual language to help cannabis consumers understand and make informed decisions about cannabis. The visual language launched in early October has been making positive waves across the sector ever since.
Nov. 4, 1019 | Finding the Silver Lining
The news generally has not been good on the Canadian cannabis landscape recently (CannTrust, Ontario retail, HEXO earnings) - Leaf Forward’s Alex Blumenstein shared some thoughts about the sector’s path forward in the Globe + Mail.
Chris Churchill-Smith, CEO, Canada House Wellness Group - brand building and a focus on the medical cannabis
In this interview, Chris Churchill-Smith, from Canada House Wellness Group, who met with us to talk about their approach to brand building in the cannabis space and their continued focus on the medical side of the business.
Ryan Lalonde of Buddi on the importance of educating consumers in the legal cannabis market
Ryan Lalonde joined Business of Cannabis to talk about how Buddi is helping consumers in the retail environment explore products and make informed choices. Buddi is at the heart of creating a valuable and informative experience for consumers - critical in the highly regulated cannabis retail market in Canada.