Category : News

by LeafAlert - 5 days ago

How to Have the Best 4/20 Ever in New York City

Recreational marijuana may not be legal just yet in the Big Apple, but that doesn't seem to stop anyone from partaking.  According to German research firm ABCD, New York City dwellers are smoking more weed than any other city in the United States —...

by LeafAlert - 5 days ago

Aphria reports CA$108 million loss on lower marijuana sales

(A previous version of this story incorrectly listed Aphria’s forecasted revenue for 2019.) Despite a sharp increase in revenue, Ontario-based Aphria’s third-quarter 2018 profit of 12.9 million Canadian dollars ($9.6 million) turned into a net loss o...

by LeafAlert - 5 days ago

Green Thumb Subsidiary Launching CBD Beauty Products

In addition to appearing at several business panels in North America this month to discuss cannabis industry growth, Green Thumb Industries Inc. (CSE: GTII; OTCQX: GTBIF) today announced expansion into new CBD products through a subsidiary.  Acquired...

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Retail cannabis stores are popping up across Ontario

Cannabis stores in Ontario are finally accepting customers, as retailers are opening stores one after another in an attempt to make up for the time lost since the start of April. Cannabis retailers in Ontario are finally on the verge of making milli...

by LeafAlert - 5 days ago

Aurora have eyes on the Irish market

Canadian company Aurora Cannabis, the world’s second-largest cannabis company, predicts that the expected opening up of the medicinal market may see up to 50,000 Irish patients being prescribed cannabis within four years. Simon Harris, the Minister...

by LeafAlert - 5 days ago

Georgia Poised to Expand Medicinal Cannabis Laws

Gov. Brian Kemp is poised to expand Georgia’s medicinal marijuana industry by signing HB 324 into law this week. The state legalized the use of cannabis oil with low THC content back in 2015, but a loophole prevented cultivation and distribution. Thi...

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Retail Guide: Fire & Flower, York St., Ottawa

This new chain of cannabis stores is spreading like wildfire! Fire & Flower’s store in Ottawa’s Byward Market is the first in Ontario to open its doors but the brand also boasts an outpost in Kingston and, soon, one in Toronto. Photos by Jesse...