Nanaimo cannabis-grower Tilray has Nasdaq IPO

Shares surge 87% in the first day and a half of trading

Expensive tastes: Luxury musical instruments resonate with big spenders

Appeal of $200,000 pianos and $62,000 harps goes deeper than their price tags, musicians say

Aritzia profit soars, sending shares skyward

Vancouver-based company enjoyed a 51.2% jump in profit

B.C.’s first government-run cannabis store to open in Kamloops

BCLDB intends to feature more than 150 cannabis strains from 31 licensed producers

Cannabis legalization opens up new opportunities for wellness brands

With the passing of Bill C-45 in June 2018, Canada will be the first G7 country to legalize marijuana for recreational use, in October 2018 – making this a very exciting time for the cannabis market...

PR firms winners as B.C. government reveals process for cannabis stores to be licensed

B.C. will be the only province to have a licence that will enable marketers to pitch growers’ products to retailers

Innovative retailing can trump high-tech sales tools

A smart business model can build more value than the latest technology, consultant says

Jim Pattison Group taking wait-and-see approach to cannabis business

Company operated for decades before getting into alcohol retail in 2011

Brand development vital for Canadian cannabis companies

Government restrictions on packaging and on using celebrities to market products makes word of mouth, swag more important to gain customers