Changes Could be on the way for Canada’s Cannabis Regulations

Health Canada has announced that a 30-day consultation on Cannabis regulatory issues has opened as of Saturday December 12th, 2020. This consultation can prompt changes in the regulations for cannabis research, product labelling, beverage limits, and more. Comments, questions, and further input can be submitted to Health Canada until January 11th, 2021. The notice provides interested

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Does My Cannabis Retail Business Need Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)?

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If you’re thinking of starting a cannabis retail business, you’ll definitely want to prepare and implement a set of Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) to help ensure you have a reliable and repeatable process for running your store and selling recreational cannabis products to customers. A well-run store with solid procedures will have benefits such as

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The Dos and Don’ts of Operating a Successful Cultivation Business

If you’re thinking of starting a cannabis cultivation business, there are several things you should consider before getting started. In this article, we’ve put together a list of Do’s and Don’ts that you should give thought to before pursuing a cannabis cultivation licence. Hopefully, this will help you get started and put you on the

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Cessation of the Transitional Provisions in the Regulations Amending the Cannabis Regulations (New Classes of Cannabis)

On August 28, 2020, Health Canada issued an email notice reminding federal cannabis licence holders of the cessation of the transitional provisions in the Regulations Amending the Cannabis Regulations (New Classes of Cannabis). A second email notice was sent by the Department on October 16, 2020 announcing the update to online list of licence holders

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Publication of Summary Report from Consultation on the Potential Market for Cannabis Health Products

From June 19, 2019 to September 3, 2019, Health Canada held a consultation on the potential market for cannabis health products (CHPs) that would not require practitioner oversight. The purpose of the consultation was to obtain feedback from Canadians and industry on the different kinds of products they would be interested in purchasing, manufacturing or

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Ontario Cannabis Retail: What to Consider Before Getting Started

Thinking of opening a cannabis retail store in Ontario, but don’t know where to start? Here are some of the main considerations for your cannabis retail business to consider before you begin! Familiarize Yourself with Relevant Legislation Around Cannabis Retail To operate a successful cannabis retail business, it’s important that you are knowledgeable on the

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