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August 13, 2019

Business of Cannabis announces first round partners for its inaugural Cannabis + Technology event

Business of Cannabis announces first round partners for its inaugural Cannabis + Technology event

August 12, 2019

August 12, 2019 | ONother Cannabis Lottery

The Ontario Cannabis Retail Lottery Part II opened in earnest last week - with applications due on Friday. More news later in August. Last week, we caught up with one of the current Ontario retail cannabis operators - Mimi Lam, CEO of Superette.

August 6, 2019

August 6, 2019 | The Good, The Bad + The Ugly

As the Aphria, TerrAscend and Cronos news looked pretty good, CannTrust news continued to look bad…CannTrust is under investigation by the Ontario Securities Commission. As well, they have hired a helper to (maybe) get themselves sold. 

August 2, 2019

BofC Live with David Gordon, Chief Corporate Officer, PharmaCielo

David Gordon the Chief Corporate Office of PharmaCielo joined Business of Cannabis to talk about the company receiving authority to export CBD isolate from Colombia, their major increase in extraction capacity and their planned acquisition of Creso Pharma.

July 30, 2019

BofC Live with Phil Pinfold, Nelson Cannabis Collective

Nelson, British Columbia is long known as the epicentre of premium cannabis cultivation. Phil Pinfold of the Nelson Cannabis Collective aims to create a co-cultivation facility to bring Nelson cannabis to the regulated Canadian cannabis market. Learn more about the Nelson Cannabis Collective.

July 29, 2019

BofC Live with Ken Weisbrod, Vice President, Business Development, Shoppers Drug Mart

Ken Weisbrod is the Vice President of Business Development of Shoppers Drug Mart and the head of Medical Cannabis by Shoppers Drug Mart. Weisbrod joined Business of Cannabis to talk about how Shoppers Drug Mart entered the medical cannabis space and what the future may hold for the company and its patients.

July 29, 2019

BofC Live with Jake Neiman, POPCANN

POPCANN is a compliant, mobile cannabis shop. Jake Neiman joined Jay Rosenthal from Business of Cannabis to talk about POPCANN and it’s future in the legal cannabis sector.

July 27, 2019

BofC Live with Malay Panchal, CEO, Pure Global Cannabis

Malay Panchal, founder and CEO of Pure Global Cannabis/PureSinse joined BofC Live to talk about his background as a pharmacist, how it informs his work at Pure Global Cannabis and their unique approach to cultivation and research that aims to set $PURE apart.

July 24, 2019

BofC Proud Media Partner of IDEO Summit 2019

Business of Cannabis is proud to announce that it is a Media Partner for the IDEO Summit 2019.

July 22, 2019

July 22, 2019 | EnforCEMENT Edition

oronto took centre stage this week as the City aimed to crack down on unregulated cannabis retail operations - specifically, the four CAFE shops. This garnered some significant attention in Canada - and elsewhere - as code enforcement placed cement barriers at the entrances. The BBC picked it up - and included an image from BofC’s Jay Rosenthal. As did LADbible. (And many, many, many others.) Perhaps the most interesting coverage was from CBC who tried to unearth the hard-to-pin-down (Lamborgini-driving) owner. READ ON...

July 19, 2019

BofC Live with Jeremy Potvin, Weedbox

Jeremy Potvin of Weedbox joined BofC Live to talk about the Weedbox/Canada House partnership recently announced that includes both retail partnership and an investment from Canada House into Weedbox.

July 17, 2019

BofC Live with Alanna Sokic, Global Public Affairs

Alanna Sokic of Global Public Affairs joined BofC Live to discuss research conducted to identify the number of federal ridings that include legal cannabis facilities - be they cultivation, processing or retail. The conversation included discussion about the impact of cannabis on the upcoming federal election.