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November 19, 2019

Canopy Growth says slow retail rollout in Ontario holds back industry

The Ontario government’s inability to develop sufficient retail capacity for cannabis products is forcing Canopy Growth Corp. to revise its fourth-quarter guidance as Canada’s market “is simply not living up to expectations,” says the company’s CEO.

New Brunswick to privatize cannabis sales following year of losses

Finance Minister Ernie Steeves made the announcement Nov. 14 in Fredericton, saying that losses incurred by the provincial cannabis corporation persuaded the government it was time to turn to the private sector.

Hexo Corp. to destroy cannabis grown in unlicensed Niagara facility

Hexo Corp. says it is in the process of destroying cannabis that was grown without a licence at a facility it acquired in Niagara, Ont., that was part of its purchase of Newstrike Brand Ltd.
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Earth Kisses Sky celebrates 10 years (VIDEO)

What started out as a personal experiment in Ashley Short and Tijen Yelchin’s kitchen is now a burgeoning beauty and wellness business with a small cult following. Earth Kisses Sky (EKS) is a holistic wellness centre based in Stoney Creek, Ont. that is marking its 10-year anniversary with the soft launch of its new product line of cannabis salves. » Read More

Sunniva president resigns

Vancouver-based Sunniva Inc. announced Nov. 18 that Kevin Wilkerson has resigned as president of the company, as well as president and CEO of Sun CA Holdings Inc., the company’s U.S. based subsidiary. » Read More

Auxly announces new outdoor grow facility in Nova Scotia

Auxly Cannabis Group Inc. and its subsidiary, Robinsons Cannabis Inc. announced the launch of a new large-scale facility in Annapolis Valley, N.S. Robinsons Outdoor Grow is about 158 acres of land in Hortonville, within 25 kilometres from of Robinsons’ indoor facility. » Read More

Cannabis Consumer & Business Expo

November 22-24, 2019
Location: Toronto, Ontario
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Cannabis Expo Ottawa

November 22-24, 2019
Location: Shaw Centre, Ottawa
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