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Toymaker Spin Master creates venture arm

Spin Master Corp. announced the creation of a venture arm, Spin Master Ventures, that will make minority investments in the company's three core a...

Hexo close to finding a new CEO after departure of Sebastien St-Louis

Hexo Corp. said Monday it's in advanced talks with "a preferred CEO candidate" and it expects to make an announcement in coming days. The company ...

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Canopy Growth enters agreement to buy Wana Brands, with deal including cash payment of nearly $300 mln

The U.S.-listed shares of Canopy Growth Corp. rose 2.0% in prmarket trading Thursday, after the Canada-based cannabis company announced an agreeme...

Topo Chico Hard Seltzer is heading to Canada

Molson Coors Beverage Co. and Coca-Cola Co. are expanding their partnership in order to manufacture and distribute Topo Chico Hard Seltzer in Can...

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U.S. to reopen its land borders in November for those fully vaccinated

The U.S. will reopen its land borders to nonessential travel next month, ending a 19-month freeze due to the COVID-19 pandemic as the country moves to require all international visitors to be vaccinated against the coronav...

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Mexico unveils its plan to shutter private power plants

Mexico’s president presented details on Monday of a proposal that is likely to squeeze out hundreds of private power generating plants and may provoke complaints under the Mexico-U.S.-Canada free trade accord known as the ...

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Here’s how startup KindTap works around credit card ban for cannabis payments

KindTap offering lines of credit of up to $1,500 in Massachusetts, with plans to roll out the program in other states to work around a ban on credit card transactions for cannabis by Mastercard, Visa and American Express.

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Tilray shares climb as investors shrug off revenue miss and bigger-than-expected loss

Stock rises as cannabis company reports 43% increase in revenue even though cannabis stores in Canada were closed until June because of COVID.

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Canada Goose shoe collection is coming in November

The launch of shoes will expand Canada Goose into more of a lifestyle brand, analysts say.

Lululemon's home fitness system Mirror is headed to Canada

Lululemon Athletica Inc. announced Thursday that it will sell the Mirror home fitness system in nearly 40 Lululemon stores and online in Canada starting Nov. 22. Mirror is interactive, offering live and on-demand classes,...

Whole Foods to sell Lightlife brand plant-based chicken exclusively in prepared foods departments in North America

Lightlife, a Greenleaf Foods, SPC brand, will be the exclusive provider of unbreaded, plant-based chicken for Whole Foods Market's prepared foods counters across the U.S. and Canada. Lightlife's newest plant-based chicken ...

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SEC charges Canadian hemp company CanaFarma founders with securities fraud

The Securities and Exchange Commission has charged CanaFarma Hemp Products Corp. and its co-founders with fraudulently raising about $15 million from investors, and misappropriating a "significant portion" of the funds for...

UPDATE: SEC charges CanaFarma founders with fraud and misappropriating funds raised from investors

The Securities and Exchange Commission said late Tuesday it has charged CanaFarma Hemp Products Corp. and its co-founders with fraudulently raising about $15 million from investors, and misappropriating a "significant por...

Canadian cannabis company Valens continues to seek Nasdaq listing

Canadian cannabis producer The Valens Company Inc. said Tuesday its effort to list its shares on the Nasdaq "has progressed at a slower pace than originally anticipated." The company expects to begin trading on Nasdaq by t...

Canopy Growth shares dip on B. of A. downgrade

Shares of Canopy Growth fell 3% on Monday after B. of A. downgraded the Canadian cannabis producer to neutral from buy and cut its price target on U.S.-listed shares to $17.50 from $33.88. Analyst Heather Balsky said Cano...

Mydecine to seek Canadian listing for ALT House Cannabis spinoff

Small cap company Mydecine Innovations Group said Friday it expects to seek a listing on the Canadian Securities Exchange for its cannabis spinoff, ALT House Cannabis Inc. The spinoff includes Mydecine's interests in 117...

Krispy Kreme takes majority stake in franchisee Krispy K Canada

Krispy Kreme Inc. said Thursday that it has taken a 75% stake in Krispy K Canada, a franchisee and operator. Details of the transaction weren't disclosed, but it's expected to be completed in the fourth quarter. Krispy K ...

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Aurora Cannabis sales shrink more than expected, stock falls in late trading

Aurora Cannabis Inc.'s sales continued to decline while losses mounted in the final three months of the Canadian company's fiscal year, sending shares lower Monday afternoon.

Aurora Cannabis upgraded to neutral at MKM Partners

MKM Partners analyst Bill Kirk on Tuesday upgraded shares of Aurora Cannabis to neutral from sell and increased his fair value price for the stock from C$6 to C$7 after the Canadian cannabis company reported a narrower th...