Cannabis

Is Legalization Worth a Trudeau Government?

Justin Trudeau’s Liberals have finally made another inch toward cannabis legalization. Including room for “craft producers” by allowing “low-risk offenders” to participate in the industry. Of course, this all depends on what they mean by “low-risk offenders.” When I spoke to Liberal M ...

Our guide to Black Friday Weekend deals 2017

Whether you’re planning to do all your Christmas shopping on Black Friday—or just to buy a neat deal or two for yourself—this is the weekend to get organized and tick some items off your holiday shopping list. Deals are everywhere. Here’s a quick checklist of just a few great ones that we s ...

The Best Cannabis Deals on Black Friday 2017

Treat yourself to some discounted cannabis on the most indulgent shopping day of the year. Some would say 4/20 is the Black Friday of the weed industry, but in reality, the day after Thanksgiving always holds its own when it comes to big sales numbers. For many dispensaries and headshops, the cons ...

Canadian Cannabis Awards happening on November 30th

It’s almost time for the Canadian Cannabis Awards (CCAs), Lift’s gala celebration of the people, plants, products and producers that make Canadian cannabis great. Join us on November 30 at Toronto’s storied The Carlu as we recognize the champions who have helped shape Canada’s exciting cann ...

Canada/US cross-border cannabis issues

The cannabis industry is booming and blooming, both in the U.S. and in Canada. Canada is gearing up for legalization of recreational use on July 1, 2018. In the U.S., seven states and the District of Columbia have legalized the recreational use of cannabis, and an additional 22 states have legalize ...

Commodities Countdown Video Recording 2017-11-23

This weeks Countdown focuses on the strong oil price at $58.60 and the gold price around $1300. There is a real chance that the next two weeks see explosive moves in commodities stocks. The one caveat is that we are watching for some divergence on the daily chart of the $USD. This has not shown up ...

International Cannabis Corp. is undervalued, GMP says

A deal that will bring International Cannabis Corp. (TSXV:ICC) CBD extract products to the Brazilian market is getting the thumbs up from GMP Securities analyst Martin Landry. This morning, International Cannabis Corp. announced an import/export agreement with a Brazilian company named Brasliv tha ...

Expert Joints LIVE!: Maple Lifesavers

Join Craig Ex aka ‘The Expert of EXPERT JOINTS’ for Maple Lifesavers, Thursday at 4:20pm PT for another episode of his weekly weed webcast! This week Craig welcomes the author of the new book “Smoking Weed Can Save Your Life” – Geoff Cooper, founder of High Potential. He’ll also blaze ...

A Complete Danksgiving Menu: Edibles for Thanksgiving

Six traditional Thanksgiving recipes get an infusion of cannabis for a perfect stoner’s holiday. Still finalizing your epic Thanksgiving menu? Don’t stress! This is the holiday that the munchies were made for — with an entire day dedicated to eating and good vibes. This year, if you’re loo ...

Tech Talk for Thursday November 23rd

Pre-opening Comments for Thursday November 23rd World equity markets were mixed this morning. U.S. equity markets are closed for the Thanksgiving holiday. S&P 500 500 futures were up 2 points. The Euro Stoxx 600 Index was unchanged. The Nikkei Average gained 0.48%. The Shanghai Composite Index plun ...