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NICHE this Week: 5 Things You Need to Know

As you kick off the week, here are five things making news in the cannabis industry:

  • NICHE Blog: The Highs and Lows of Week One; Despite online technical hiccups, long line-ups at retail stores, bare shelves and a postal strike, the first week of cannabis legalization was a success. In our latest blog we explore the highs and the lows from Week One of cannabis legalization.

  • ICYMI: Looking for some fall weather reading material? The latest edition of BotaniQ Magazine is ready for download! Check it out today.

  • Cannabis across Canada: Volume and price of online recreational orders; Global News takes a look at how the cannabis order process rolled out across the country.

  • Medical marijuana users left stranded as legalization pinches supply; As Global News reports, supply shortages are impacting medical cannabis patients, but the Government of Canada says it’s committed to ensuring that Canadians who require cannabis for medical purposes have access to a legal and quality-controlled supply.

  • Food for Thought: Ottawa should go further in offering pardons for pot possession; The Star Editorial Board says the Trudeau government deserves only half a cheer for promising to make it easier for people convicted of minor cannabis-related offences to obtain pardons.