BIV Podcast

BIV podcast (episode 90): Cannabusiness, retail and tax

October 11, 2017, 8:30am

BIV reporters Tyler Orton and Hayley Woodin discuss the emerging cannabis industry in B.C. and Canada.

First, the pair chat with SFU economics professor Steve Easton, who discusses the implications of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s proposed excise tax on legalized recreational cannabis.

Later, Tyler and Hayley discuss the launch of the Canadian Cannabis Co-op, which is developing solutions for the retail and distribution side of the legalized marijuana industry, with Organigram chief commercial officer Ray Gracewood.