cannabis

Staff work in a marijuana grow room at Canopy Growth's Tweed facility in Smiths Falls, Ont. on Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick

Canopy Growth signs deal worth $435 million to buy Supreme Cannabis

Canopy Growth signs deal worth $435 million to buy Supreme Cannabis

 

Growing flowers of cannabis intended for the medical marijuana market are shown at OrganiGram in Moncton, N.B., April 14, 2016. Organigram Holdings Inc. says a subsidiary of British American Tobacco has signed a deal to buy a 19.9 per cent stake in the cannabis company for $221 million. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ron Ward

Cannabis company Organigram signs deal with British American Tobacco

Cannabis company Organigram signs deal with British American Tobacco

 

Miguel Martin, Aurora Cannabis Inc.'s CEO, is shown in a handout photo. The cannabis industry might be closing out a year full of massive cuts, but Martin says make no mistake: there is plenty of money to be made in the pot business. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO-Aurora Cannabis Inc. MANDATORY CREDIT

Aurora CEO sees promise in cannabis industry, despite year of cuts and layoffs

Aurora CEO sees promise in cannabis industry, despite year of cuts and layoffs

 

Chocolate edibles available for authorized retailers are displayed at the Ontario Cannabis Store in Toronto on Friday, January 3, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/ Tijana Martin

Legal pot gains market share in Ontario, but progress will slip next quarter: OCS

Legal pot gains market share in Ontario, but progress will slip next quarter: OCS

Chocolate edibles available for authorized retailers are displayed at the Ontario Cannabis Store in Toronto on Friday, January 3, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/ Tijana Martin
Cannabis plants are photographed during the grand opening event for the CannTrust Niagara Greenhouse Facility in Fenwick, Ont., on Tuesday, June 26, 2018. CannTrust Holdings Inc. is trying to stage a comeback more than a year after it had its licenses suspended for illegally growing thousands of kilograms of dried cannabis. THE CANADIAN PRESS/ Tijana Martin

CannTrust relaunches two brands following illegal cultivation, CCAA filing

CannTrust relaunches two brands following illegal cultivation, CCAA filing

Cannabis plants are photographed during the grand opening event for the CannTrust Niagara Greenhouse Facility in Fenwick, Ont., on Tuesday, June 26, 2018. CannTrust Holdings Inc. is trying to stage a comeback more than a year after it had its licenses suspended for illegally growing thousands of kilograms of dried cannabis. THE CANADIAN PRESS/ Tijana Martin
Shelby Curtis smokes a joint at her home in Regina on Thursday Nov. 12, 2020. Curtis says she uses marijuana to help her cope with anxiety and depression. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Michael Bell

Saskatchewan woman says use of cannabis to help her addiction not accepted

Saskatchewan woman says use of cannabis to help her addiction not accepted

Shelby Curtis smokes a joint at her home in Regina on Thursday Nov. 12, 2020. Curtis says she uses marijuana to help her cope with anxiety and depression. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Michael Bell
A woman smokes a marijuana joint at a "Wake and Bake" legalized marijuana event in Toronto on October 17, 2018. Ontario is considering allowing cannabis lounges and cafes as it moves toward an open cannabis market. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Christopher Katsarov
A woman smokes a marijuana joint at a "Wake and Bake" legalized marijuana event in Toronto on October 17, 2018. Ontario is considering allowing cannabis lounges and cafes as it moves toward an open cannabis market. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Christopher Katsarov
Employee Sophia Lovink shows off a bag of merchandise in Toronto on Thursday, June 11, 2020. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette)

Canada gets C-average grade on 2nd year of cannabis legalization

Cannabis Council of Canada releases report card on federal government and legalization

Employee Sophia Lovink shows off a bag of merchandise in Toronto on Thursday, June 11, 2020. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette)
North American stock markets partially recover after plunging on fears of lockdowns

North American stock markets partially recover after plunging on fears of lockdowns

A surge in COVID-19 cases in Europe precipitated early selloff

North American stock markets partially recover after plunging on fears of lockdowns
Aurora names new CEO, expects up to $1.8B in goodwill impairment charges

Aurora names new CEO, expects up to $1.8B in goodwill impairment charges

Aurora names new CEO, expects up to $1.8B in goodwill impairment charges

Aurora names new CEO, expects up to $1.8B in goodwill impairment charges
Charge a deposit on cannabis containers, say recyclers

Charge a deposit on cannabis containers, say recyclers

9.8 million cannabis containers were disposed of in Alberta in the first year of legalization

  • Sep 3, 2020
Charge a deposit on cannabis containers, say recyclers
Health Canada says several kids hospitalized after eating edible pot products

Health Canada says several kids hospitalized after eating edible pot products

Health Canada says several kids hospitalized after eating edible pot products

Health Canada says several kids hospitalized after eating edible pot products
Aurora to lay off more staff in restructuring of European operations

Aurora to lay off more staff in restructuring of European operations

Aurora to lay off more staff in restructuring of European operations

Aurora to lay off more staff in restructuring of European operations

Cannabis retailer Fire & Flower unveils pilot stores in Circle K partnership

Cannabis retailer Fire & Flower unveils pilot stores in Circle K partnership

‘The pandemic was not in the plan’: Pot shop launches struggle amid pandemic

‘The pandemic was not in the plan’: Pot shop launches struggle amid pandemic

‘The pandemic was not in the plan’: Pot shop launches struggle amid pandemic

‘The pandemic was not in the plan’: Pot shop launches struggle amid pandemic
Ontario consumers spent $385.1 million for 35.1 million grams of cannabis online and at retail stores over the 12 months ended March 31, in a June 8, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Median price of dried cannabis dropped 25 per cent in Ontario last year: OCS

TORONTO — The Ontario Cannabis Store says the median price of dried…

Ontario consumers spent $385.1 million for 35.1 million grams of cannabis online and at retail stores over the 12 months ended March 31, in a June 8, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Red Deer city council narrowly defeated a proposed bylaw to expand permitted locations for marijuana retailers. (Black Press file photo).

Red Deer city council defeats bylaw that would have expanded cannabis sales locations

Sixty possible locations would be “overkill,” says Coun. Lawrence Lee

Red Deer city council narrowly defeated a proposed bylaw to expand permitted locations for marijuana retailers. (Black Press file photo).
(Black Press file photo).

Red Deer city council to discuss opening up more commercial areas to cannabis sales

For the past 14 months, city staff have recorded few public concerns

(Black Press file photo).
Aurora Cannabis sees $137.4M net loss, $75.2M revenue in third quarter

Aurora Cannabis sees $137.4M net loss, $75.2M revenue in third quarter

Aurora Cannabis sees $137.4M net loss, $75.2M revenue in third quarter

Aurora Cannabis sees $137.4M net loss, $75.2M revenue in third quarter

Aurora Cannabis sees $137.4M net loss, $75.2M revenue in third quarter

Aurora Cannabis sees $137.4M net loss, $75.2M revenue in third quarter