Retail & Manufacturing

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Cement maker Lafarge expands alternative fuel use in Richmond

Company’s new lower carbon fuel system is expected to significantly reduce emissions at its Richmond plant and help drive down landfill waste

Entrepreneurs capitalize on niches peripheral to cannabis agriculture

Financing, scientific cloning and lighting are among niches that service the industry

B.C. retailers watch drone deliveries lift off

Drone Delivery Canada has aerial carriers that can lift 180 kg of goods and travel 200 km

Three more private cannabis stores approved to open in Vancouver

Newly provincially approved stores include two from the Donnelly Group and one from JAK Group

Tilray nearly triples cannabis sales as losses mount

Victoria-based cannabis seller sees shares rise after hours

Cannabis edibles open a new frontier

Balancing safety and consumer preferences will ensure Canada is a leader in Cannabis 2.0

MEC appoints new CEO: Philippe Arrata

Longtime CEO David Labistour set to leave on July 1

Health Canada adds licence restriction for aspiring cannabis producers

Government now requires entrepreneurs to build facilities before applying for licences

Entrepreneurs thirsty for a shot as Cannabis 2.0 nears

Second wave of cannabis legalization to appeal to larger consumer base

Vancouver’s Sproutly partners with Moosehead to produce cannabis drinks

Agreement follows many similar partnerships in the lead-up to the drinks becoming legal