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This Study is Finding That Men and Women are Very Different When it Comes to Cannabis

NEWS This study is finding that men and women are very different when it comes to cannabis The intensity of weed cravings among heavy cannabis users may differ by sex By Angela Stelmakowich Researchers make crystal clear that both physical and behavioural measures must be considered.and more study is needed to reach any conclusions. / Photo: Talaj / iStock / Getty Images Plus FILE: A young woman lights a marijuana joint during a march for the legalization of cannabis in Santiago, on May 5, 2012, as part of the 2012 Global Marijuana March which is being held in hundreds of cities worldwide. / Photo: MARTIN BERNETTI/AFP/GettyImages MARTIN BERNETTI / AFP/GettyImages

Article by Angela Stelmakowich, Growth Op If preliminary findings are confirmed, it looks like women who consume weed regularly get stronger hankerings for bud than their male counterparts, according to Technology Networks. And these more intense cravings may be associated with estrogen levels. “Researchers also found preliminary evidence that ovarian hormones may modulate this differential response and may be related to different levels of ...

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Weed Has Been Deemed Essential and Demand is Recession-Proof. So Why Do Retailers Still Struggle?

SMALL BUSINESS Weed has been deemed essential and demand is recession-proof. So why do retailers still struggle? Let's look at all the challenges facing cannabis retailers as sales come back down to earth By Kate Robertson File - At one point, Mihi planned to open 10 stores in Ontario. None have opened as of May 20, 2020. Rendering: provided In a since-deleted tweet, Mihi’s twitter account posted that “the sun is setting” on the company on April 2.

Article by Kate Robertson, Growth Op Three weeks before the pandemic sent Canadians into a state of emergency, executives at cannabis retail hopeful Mihi were celebrating. After two years of planning, hiring and strategizing, the Ontario-based company was awarded a cannabis retail operating licence by the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO). The plan was to open its first location in the ...

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Here’s How Canada Blew Its Chance to Be a Cannabis Leader

Here's How Canada Blew Its Chance to Be a Cannabis Leader Despite being the first industrialized country to legalize adult-use pot in the modern era, Canada's ambitions of being a marijuana leader have gone up in smoke. Sean Williams Sean Williams

Article by Sean Williams, Motley Fool For years, cannabis stocks were virtually unstoppable. Following a more-than-tripling in worldwide sales between 2014 and 2018 to $10.9 billion, Wall Street and investors sent pot stock valuations into the stratosphere. At the center of this growth trend was Canada. Even though the U.S. offered far more potential in dollar terms, Canada, as the ...

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Cannabis Entrepreneurs Eyeing Small-But-Growing Markets in Essex County to Establish Retail Stores

Windsor Cannabis entrepreneurs eyeing small-but-growing markets in Essex County to establish retail stores Social Sharing Facebook Twitter Email Reddit LinkedIn 'We're super excited about Windsor, we think it's an under-looked market' CBC News Philip Bradbury is CEO of the Higher Limits Cannabis Company. He's looking to set up a shop in the Town of Amherstburg. (Jason Viau/CBC) Steven Fry is president and co-founder of Sessions Cannabis. His company has targeted a Division Road location in Windsor and another in Lakeshore. (Jason Viau/CBC)

Article by CBC News Rather than trying to set up stores in crowded downtown areas or busy main streets, cannabis entrepreneurs looking to establish retail locations in Windsor-Essex and surrounding regions say they’re eyeing smaller markets that provide room to grow. The advantages, according to Philip Bradbury, CEO of the Higher Limits Cannabis Company — which has no affiliation with the ...

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Brockville: Pot Shop Coming to Town

Pot shop coming to town Wayne Lowrie Wayne Lowrie

Article by Wayne Lowrie, Recorder and Times A Hamilton-based cannabis retailer has announced plans to open a pot shop in Brockville this spring. Sessions Cannabis said the city store at the 1000 Island Mall on Parkedale Avenue will be one of 30 stores across Ontario that it wants to open this year. The company did not give the precise location ...

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Ontario’s ‘Virtual Inspections’ of Cannabis Stores Keep Industry Growing

Ontario’s ‘virtual inspections’ of cannabis stores keep industry growing Published 8 hours ago | By Matt Lamers Chris Jones of the Star Buds retail chain starts a virtual inspection at his location in Bradford, Ontario. (Photo courtesy of Star Buds)

Article by Matt Lamers, Marijuana Business Daily Cannabis store entrepreneurs are crediting Ontario’s regulator for its quick transition to a virtual inspection regime amid the coronavirus pandemic, saying the move has been key to increasing the number of legal stores in a province facing a serious retail shortage. The Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) has conducted hundreds of virtual ...

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Outspoken OPP Sergeant Wins Case

Outspoken OPP sergeant wins case He had been disciplined for telling conference that marijuana should be legalized Harold Carmichael Harold Carmichael

Article by Harold Carmichael, Sudbury Star An OPP sergeant has won a legal battle over whether he should be disciplined for speaking in favour of the legalization of marijuana at a public conference almost five years ago. As a result, a judge has revoked a charge of insubordination against Sgt. Dan Mulligan, an OPP helicopter pilot. Mulligan is known in ...

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Tweed Rolls Out Same-Day Cannabis Delivery for London, Ont.

CANNABIS Tweed rolls out same-day cannabis delivery for London, Ont. BY ANDREW GRAHAM 980 CFPL Tweed's retail store in south London. Andrew Graham / Global News

Article by Andrew Graham, Global News A retail cannabis store in south London is offering free same-day delivery amid the coronavirus pandemic. Tweed says the service will be allowed for all orders over $20 that are placed before 6 p.m. on the same day. Since the service rolled out on Saturday, store manager Rob Knight says the reception has been very positive. ...

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How To Say Popular Weed Words and Phrases in Sign Language

HOW TO SAY POPULAR WEED WORDS AND PHRASES IN SIGN LANGUAGE JULIA VEINTROP MAY 19, 2020 CANNABIS 101 EDUCATION FEATURED

Article by Julia Veintrop, Cannabis Life Network Have you ever wondered how to say popular weed words and phrases in sign language? If so, you are not the first! Thankfully, the American Sign Language is way ahead of us and has created a number of signs for the stoner community. This is awesome news for everyone! For those who sign ...

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