Aurora Cannabis investing in Saskatoon research centre

Aurora Cannabis is putting up $1.5 million to upgrade research and development capabilities at its Saskatoon centre. The Alberta-based company took over the old CanniMed centre, now named Aurora Prairie, just off Highway 16 in the city’s southeast corner. Related Aurora Cannabis preparing for legalization of cannabis edibles, vaping products Aurora Cannabis cuts quarterly loss to $158M while growing sales […]

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Aurora Cannabis plant working to contain skunky smell at Edmonton airport

A skunky smell greeting travellers at Edmonton’s airport doesn’t mean stinky critters are running loose in the area. The scent is coming from the Edmonton International Aiport’s new neighbour, Aurora Sky, one of the world’s largest cannabis facilities, which produces more than 100,000 kilograms of marijuana per year. Aurora Cannabis, the company that operates the facility, is going to great […]

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Aurora Cannabis buying Whistler Medical Marijuana in deal worth up to $175M

Aurora Cannabis Inc. has signed a deal to buy Whistler Medical Marijuana Corp. in an all-stock deal worth up to $175 million, including certain milestone payments. Edmonton-based Aurora says the acquisition of the privately held company is expected to provide it with a suite of premium and organic certified products. Whistler operates two indoor licensed production facilities, include one in […]

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Aurora Cannabis to acquire Mexican company following partnership deal

Aurora Cannabis Inc. has signed a deal to acquire Mexican company Farmacias Magistrales. The deal to buy the pharmaceutical manufacturer and distributor follows an agreement last week that saw Aurora partner with the company. It says Farmacias recently became Mexico’s first federally licensed importer of raw materials containing THC. Aurora says Farmacias plans to use imported THC and CBD concentrates […]

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