Why we unionized

Why we unionized

Budtender shares why she became one of the first in private cannabis retail to join a union The actual act of unionizing felt abrupt. One week, my coworkers and I were discussing the state of affairs in our shop and the industry as a whole. The next week, we were...
Bracing for COVID-19

Bracing for COVID-19

Crisis management expert shares business advice on navigating through a pandemic Now is not the time for half measures. Suzanne Bernier, an internationally-recognized crisis expert, is calling for businesses to be more proactive in combatting the spread of...
VIDEO: Focus on cannabis security

VIDEO: Focus on cannabis security

Grow Opportunity’s sister publication Canadian Security recently held a roundtable discussion on security in the cannabis industry. The event brought together security experts from the Canadian cannabis industry, as well as vendors that offer security-related services...
University-bred portable analysis device seeks commercial debut

University-bred portable analysis device seeks commercial debut

About three years ago, after the Liberals unveiled their bill to legalize recreational cannabis, Adam Shuhendler got curious. He had been talking to his wife, a policy advisor with a nursing organization, about all of the regulations that would be coming out and the...
Extraction point

Extraction point

Market opportunities for Cannabis 2.0 and overcoming challenges ahead As edibles and other Cannabis 2.0 products continue to roll out to consumers in Canada, some extraction companies and licensed producers are already looking ahead to the next wave of product...
Cooking up the future of edibles

Cooking up the future of edibles

A look inside the burgeoning food trend that will shape the cannabis industry Canada’s food culture is about to change. Cannabis 2.0 has opened the doors to a new wave of products that are expected to inject $2.7 billion into the Canadian market in the first year....