Layoffs Continue at Canopy Growth, Constellation Brands’ Struggling Cannabis Producer

Canopy Growth Corp., a major marijuana producer, has laid off 200 staff from the Canadian, U.K. and U.S. offices This is the third round of cuts in the last few months—as it stands, the company has let go almost 1,000 employees, including COVID-19-rela…

Cannabis Producer Canopy Growth Shuts Down 2 B.C. Facilities, Leaving Hundreds Out of Work

Canopy Growth has closed large greenhouses in Delta and Aldergrove, B.C. The cannabis company says the closures have resulted in the elimination of approximately 500 positions. In addition to the closures in B.C., the company says it no longer plans to…

You’ll Be Able to Buy Weed From Ontario Producers — but There’s a Strange Catch

This spring, Ontario will start to see farm-gate cannabis retail: much like a vineyard or brewery, customers will be able to go to a growing facility and buy weed directly from the producer. It seems simple enough, but there’s a strange twist: producer…

Alberta Cannabis Producer Sundial Targeted in Class Action Suit

Calgary-based licensed cannabis producer Sundial Growers failed to disclose its products’ contamination problems prior to going public on the stock market, a class-action lawsuit contends. A complaint filed Sept. 25 under the name of plaintiff and comp…