Article by Canadian Business Franchise
Inner Spirit Holdings Ltd., owner of Spiritleaf retail cannabis stores, has announced five franchise partners have secured retail store authorizations (RSAs) in Toronto, Ottawa, and Guelph, Ont.
The RSAs were granted by the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) as part of the province’s plan to increase the number of legal cannabis retail stores in the province. There are seven additional Spiritleaf stores which have completed construction and are in the final stages of licensing in Calgary and Red Deer, Alta.; in Toronto, Ottawa, and London, Ont.; and St. John’s, N.L.
The new Ontario stores are expected to open later this month at the following locations;
- Bloor West Village, Toronto
- College Street (Little Italy), Toronto
- Lawrence Avenue (Don Mills), Toronto
- Wellington West Village, Ottawa
- Edinburgh Market Place, Guelph