High Tide Ventures Inc. ("High Tide") today announced that it has applied to Saskatchewan Liquor and Gaming ("SLGA") for cannabis retail permits in 16 communities across the province. Applications have been submitted for the cities of Estevan, Humboldt, Lloydminster, Martensville, Meadow Lake, Melfort, Melville, Moose Jaw, North Battleford, Prince Albert, Regina, Saskatoon, Swift Current, Warman, Weyburn and Yorkton. The SLGA has made 51 cannabis retail permits available in 32 communities through an Request for Proposal ("RFP") process and is expected to award the permits via random draw by June 1, 2018.
Calgary Co-operative Association Limited ("Calgary Co-op") hosted its 61st Annual Meeting on Thursday, April 5, 2018. During the meeting, the results of the 2018 Director Election were announced. Three new directors, Lori Ell, Roy Goodall and Lisa Wise were elected to serve a three year term on the Calgary Co-op Board of Directors. "Our Board is pleased with the continued interest in our co-operative," says Patricia McLeod Q.C., Board Chair, "There were five excellent candidates, and our members elected three of them to serve on Calgary Co-op's Board for the next three years."
‘Rolling candy store’ helps to support mom and pop stores
Lisa Dyck, who owns Cornell Creme, announced the closure of the business on social media Tuesday. She said it’s one of the hardest decisions she’s ever had to make and is due to a number of factors, including rising production and ingredient costs. Dyck also said product sales were not a problem.