Thursday, October 29

Cannabis Business

Cannabis Business, Money News, Toronto & GTA

Second Cup opens its first weed shop in Toronto

Would you like a side of THC with your Americano?Second Cup announced it opened its first cannabis dispensary in midtown Toronto on Friday, with six more locations across Ontario by the end of the year. As part of the restructuring, a number of its venues will be transformed from coffee shops into weed retail locations.The new company, named Hemisphere Cannabis Co., opened its initial location at 1703 Avenue Rd. at Fairlawn Ave.“It’s no secret that we’ve been exploring opportunities within the cannabis space since early in 2018, and we’re thrilled to finally be celebrating the launch of Hemisphere Cannabis Co. in Canada,” said Steven Pelton, CEO of parent company Aegis Brands. “With Hemisphere, we’ve created an environment that’s entirely focused on matching customers with...