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Leaf Forward Hopes to Be Canada’s First Cannabis-Biz Accelerator

At the premiere Leaf Forward event, fledgling cannabis entrepreneurs pitched their wares, then went one-on-one with cannabis-biz mentors.

At BRNT Designs, Four University of Alberta Students Aim to Build a Better Bong

For many people, college is where they first encountered and learned to properly handle a bong. But for a quartet of UAlberta students, college is where they hatched their plan to Build a Better Bong

Ontario Report Urges Immediate Decriminalization (and Many Other Things)

Canada's impending Cannabis Act leaves specifics of distribution, possession, and purchase up to individual provinces. This week, Ontario took up the challenge with “Cannabis Legalization and Regulation,” a dossier of recommendations from the Ontario division of the Canadian Mental Health Association.

This Cannabis-Infused Meal Box Wants to Be the New Blue Apron

Stepping outside the box of sugar laden edibles, this company supplies fresh ingredients without sacrificing taste or potency.

Improving the World Through Craft Cannabis: Social Entrepreneur Chris Mayerson

As Calgary’s Chris Mayerson explains, a social entrepreneur is “a person who establishes an enterprise with the aim of solving social problems and effecting social change.” It's a position Mayerson's ready to popularize in the cannabis industry.

Phil Fontaine: Fostering First-Nation Reconciliation Through Cannabis

Phil Fontaine's aims range from establishing medical-marijuana grow-ops on Indigenous land to prepping Indigenous citizens for a variety of cannabis-industry jobs.

6 Things to Watch as the Countdown to Legal Canadian Cannabis Commences

Canada is a year away from being only the second country on Earth to fully legalize cannabis for adult use. Here are six things to watch for as the countdown plays out.

How to Successfully (and Legally) Advertise Your Cannabis Business in Nevada

If you want to make a splash in Nevada's new cannabis scene, keep these tips in mind to remain compliant with the state's advertising regulations.

NCIA Cannabis Business Summit

Alex Blumenstein wasn’t sure what would come of Leaf Toronto, a monthly cannabis meet-up that he started with fellow Torontonians Brett Chang and Taylor Scollon…

Can You Get a Cannabis Business License if You’re a Convicted Felon?

What happens if you're trying to enter the cannabis industry and you or your partner has a past conviction?

O’Cannabiz Conference and Expo

Alex Blumenstein wasn’t sure what would come of Leaf Toronto, a monthly cannabis meet-up that he started with fellow Torontonians Brett Chang and Taylor Scollon…

ICBC Berlin

Alex Blumenstein wasn’t sure what would come of Leaf Toronto, a monthly cannabis meet-up that he started with fellow Torontonians Brett Chang and Taylor Scollon…

Colorado Weighs Strategy to Guard Against Federal Cannabis Crackdown

Colorado is considering an unusual strategy to protect its cannabis industry from a federal crackdown, but it would cost hundreds of millions of dollars in taxes.

The Benefits of POS System and Dispensary Menu Integration

Learn more about POS integration, and find out how cannabis dispensaries can integrate their store menu and POS system to benefit their business.

8 Influential Women Leading the Cannabis Industry in 2017

As legalization continues to push forward, we celebrate some of the most influential women leading the cannabis industry in 2017.

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