Article by Charlie Smith, The Georgia Straight
It’s official. A company linked to the billionaire Weston family is in the online weed business.
That’s because Health Canada’s website has been updated to reveal that Shoppers Drug Mart has a federal licence to sell medical cannabis over the Internet.
The Straight previously reported in September that it had received a licence through its parent company, Loblaw Companies Limited.
According to Health Canada, the retailer is permitted to register patients who want to buy plants, seeds, dried cannabis, fresh cannabis, and cannabis oils.