Thanks to the legalization and the growth of the cannabis industry, small towns that once predominantly relied upon the extraction of natural resources can continue to diversify their local industries by growing cannabis. There is plenty of room in the still growing market, especially for licensed producers and cultivators intent on creating quality cannabis goods for a market whose supply has yet to meet demand.
For those interested in making a career switch or individuals just starting in the workforce, the cannabis industry offers myriad opportunities. Though with a continuing low jobless rate, filling some of the roles has proved difficult. Here’s a look into Canada’s cannabis job boom and how some companies are filling the new positions. It’s Not … Read moreCannabis Job Boom is Going Strong in Canada
Consumers have clearly shown they like the ease of purchasing items online. eCommerce is a growing market and projections for online sales show continued increased growth. For medical licensed producers, eCommerce presents a way to ensure that patients can easily fill or refill their prescriptions. To take advantage of the popularity of eCommerce, Canadian cannabis … Read moreShopify vs. Namaste — What’s Next for Online Sales of Cannabis in Canada
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Those new to cannabis may be surprised to learn how many forms are now available. While flower (sometimes called bud) is the most commonly recognized form of cannabis, cannabis extract and cannabis-based products are becoming increasingly popular. Why is Cannabis Flower Waning in Popularity? Cannabis flower comes in a variety of strains. Sativa-dominant, indica-dominant, and … Read moreThe Growing Popularity of Cannabis Extract
There are plenty of misconceptions about cannabis and cannabis oil. Prescribing doctors, dispensaries, and cannabis companies all play a role in educating people about the various types of medical marijuana. This includes clarifying what cannabis oil is and helping patients understand whether CBD oil is a good option for them. What is Cannabis Oil? Cannabis … Read moreHow is Cannabis Oil Different from Other Forms of Medical Marijuana?
While Canada has had legal medical cannabis since 2001, for some, there is still a stigma surrounding the idea of cannabis as medicine. After decades of prohibition and misinformation surrounding cannabis, it is no surprise that some people may be reluctant to explore it as a treatment option. How, then, can Canadian cannabis companies encourage … Read moreHow Can Canadian Cannabis Companies Generate Demand for Medical Cannabis?
Cannabis enthusiasts and Canadian cannabis companies alike are heralding the legalization of recreational cannabis in Canada this month. At the same time, it leaves some people wondering what will happen to the medical cannabis market. The Cannabis Act: Passed June 18, 2018 This month, Canada became the second nation in the world to legalize recreational … Read moreRecreational Cannabis Legalized in Canada — Now What?
The global marketplace now offers medical cannabis products in many different forms. Patients can choose their preferred delivery method (i.e. inhalation, oral, or topical), as well as the type of cannabinoid – the type of chemical compounds found in the cannabis plant. The two most well-known cannabinoids are tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD). It is … Read moreUnderstanding the Differences Between CBD and THC — What You Need to Know