Impact of raising the allowance to $800 would lead to $12-billion hit to Canada’s GDP by 2020, PwC/Retail Council of Canada study finds.
Subject to Health Canada’s approval of Shoppers Drug Mart’s application to dispense medical marijuana, Tilray will supply the retailer with Tilray branded medical cannabis products
High debt levels, coupled with rising interest rates, will force many Canadians to begin paying down what they’ve borrowed throughout the recession. Those payments, and the higher interest rate, which make consumer loans more expensive, will leave consumers will less money to spend on retail or entertainment.
Recreational pot should be legal by summer, but it won’t be glamorous, thanks to a battery of proposed government restrictions similar to those governing cigarettes.
The injustices suffered by the former staff of the now-shuttered department store expose serious failings of our broader system...