As you kick off the week, here are five things making news in the cannabis industry:
NICHE Blog: Cannabis and Sport: What Can We Expect from Legalization?; In our latest blog, we discuss that as Canada moves forward with the legalization of nonmedical cannabis, athletes and sports leagues across the country are facing the brand-new challenge of managing mixed signals between the federal and global regulatory bodies.
BotaniQ News: We're announcing finalists in the Power 10 of the Canadian Cannabis Industry Awards! Congrats to "Influencer" finalists Bethany Rae, Terry Lake and Justin Trudeau. And, congrats to the top 3 finalists in the "Scientist" category - Dr. Zach Walsh, Alexzander Samuelsson and Jonathan Page.
NICHE Event News: Join us in Toronto on September 25 as we hear from Health Canada and other industry experts, and delve into the opportunities and questions around cannabis legalization. Check out the great program and speakers we have lined up for you and get your tickets today!
ICYMI: The federal government wants to launch dual studies into how cannabis is being sold on internet black markets and whether Canadians are more honest on social media than in formal surveys when it comes to how they use cannabis.
Food for Thought: Global News takes a look at what cannabis-infused drinks are, and why they are growing in popularity.