There is currently a diversity problem, especially at the board level, Lisa Campbell, chief executive officer of Lifford Cannabis Solutions, told the room at the exclusive Women in Weed session on April 26 at O’Cannabiz 2019 where Grow Opportunity was in attendance.
Montreal-based security company GardaWorld presented security best practices session for grow operators on April 25 at O’Cannabiz 2019, held at the International Centre in Mississauga, Ont., Grow Opportunity was on location.
Renee Gagnon, chief executive officer of HollyWeed North Cannabis Inc., moderated the edibles business panel on April 25 at O’Cannabiz 2019, which discussed what's to come for the edibles market, which is expecting legalization in the fall.
The Cannabis Beverage Producers Alliance (CBPA) officially launched on Wednesday at a press conference in Toronto, outlining its recommended guidelines for the imminent cannabis-infused beverage industry.
"We've never done this before, and while we can draw a lot of inferences, there's a lot that's unique," said John Kagia, vice-president of industry analytics at cannabis analytics company New Frontier Data, on what’s been surprising about the cannabis industry so far.
Canopy Growth Corporation’s Spectrum Cannabis branch is partnering with the Ontario Long Term Care Association (OLTCA) to develop and implement a pilot study aimed at using medical marijuana to treat pain and cognitive function in seniors.