Cannabis

colored-gummy-candy

Cannabis edibles to be allowed for sale in December

Regulations announced today also cover packaging rules and who will be allowed to sell new cannabis formats.

Medicinal Cannabis In A Plastic Bag And In A Cigarette - Alternative Medicine

What do cannabis consumers look like post-legalization?

Research from Lift & Co. paints a picture of the habits and preferences of two different customer groups.

thisworks

Canopy Growth enters skincare space

The cannabis company has acquired U.K. company This Works to develop CBD-infused health and beauty products.

ryanbadr

Former Vice execs launch global cannabis agency

Gram by Gram aims to use a global presence to offer more cultural insights to clients and help them expand to new markets.

Screen Shot 2018-10-11 at 5.29.07 PM

Canopy Growth strikes deal to acquire Acreage

The cross-border deal would give the world’s biggest cannabis company a foothold in the U.S. the moment it is legal.

James Bailey

View from the C-Suite: Phivida takes cues from Red Bull

James Bailey, CEO of the CBD-infused beverage brand, shares the regulatory parallels between the cannabis and energy drink categories.

yutacar-28290-unsplash

Molson Coors’ cannabis co picks Rethink as AOR

The agency is working with Truss on developing a portfolio of beverage brands ahead of legalization this fall.

houseplant

Canopy Growth helps Seth Rogen launch a cannabis brand

Houseplant is positioned around making quality cannabis accessible for new users.

itay-kabalo-260814-unsplash

What will the cannabis market look like in 2025?

An analysis by EY shows that one in the five Canadians will use the product, spending an average of $1,652 annually.

FIGR

FIGR names director of marketing

Zack Grossman will lead marketing at the cannabis brand, following the hiring of Harvey Carroll as president late last year.

sistermerci

Sister Merci aims to navigate cannabis regulations

Former Weber Shandwick and Cossette staff form a consultancy, using knowledge of marketing rules to find creative opportunities.

HMVTOKYOSMOKE

Tokyo Smoke to open cannabis shop in Toronto

The retailer will sell its first recreational cannabis in Ontario after taking over HMV’s former flagship near Yonge-Dundas Square.

fireflowerecomm

Fire & Flower launches cannabis ecomm platform

Recreational cannabis is available online in Saskatchewan, though the site offers some features for customers in other provinces.

practicekids

Drug Free Kids recruits ‘practice kids’

The non-profit is giving parents a chance to overcome their fears by rehearsing how they talk to their children about cannabis.

Canopy Growth Corporation-Canopy Growth and Sequential Brands Gr

Canopy Growth partners with Martha Stewart

The housewares icon will advise the licensed producer in the development of its CBD-based products.