Cannabis News

Spyder Cannabis Inc. (TSXV: SPDR) ("Spyder" or the "Company"), an established Canadian cannabis and vape retailer, announced today the appointment of Christina Pan as Chief Operating Officer of the Company, effective May 21, 2021. Ms. Pan has been promoted to this new role after serving as Chief Operating Officer of 180 Smoke, the Company's recently acquired leading omni-channel Canadian vape retailer with 26 locations across Ontario and a strong e-commerce presence. In her new role, Christina will oversee all operations of the Company including the buildout of Spyder's cannabis retail footprint across Ontario and Alberta with immediate opportunities to convert certain of the Company's vape retail locations to cannabis dispensaries.

Ms. Pan has 10 years of experience in retail, QSR and CPG. Since September 2019, Christina has been leading the 180 Smoke business and assisted with the acquisition of 180 Smoke by the Company. In 2018, Ms. Pan joined the booming cannabis sector as a key member of Origin House's (acquired by Cresco Labs Inc.) corporate development team where she spearheaded transaction, due diligence and integration for all retail and marketing related assets. Prior to Origin House, Christina was at an iconic Canadian brand, Tim Hortons (RBI/3G), which oversees the system of 4,000+ restaurants across the nation. At Tim Hortons, Ms. Pan was involved in all aspects of the business where she led category strategy, product innovation and loyalty development. Prior to Tim Hortons, Christina developed strong marketing and sales skills at Revlon Cosmetics where she launched various award-winning products and actively managed key accounts. Ms. Pan holds HBA and MBA degrees from Ivey Business School (Western University).

The Company has also granted and issued options for the purchase of up to 2,575,000 common shares of the Company to certain of the Company's employees, officers and directors. The stock options were granted on May 21, 2021 in accordance with the Company's stock option plan and the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange and are exercisable for a period of four years from the date of issuance at an exercise price of $0.10 per common share. The stock options issued by the Company are subject to a mandatory hold period of four months and a day under applicable Canadian securities laws.

The appointment of Ms. Pan remains subject to review and approval by the TSX Venture Exchange.

About Spyder Cannabis Inc.

Spyder is an established cannabis and vape retailer that owns and operates two licensed-dispensaries under the brand SPDR Cannabis in Ontario and Alberta and the vape retail brands 180 Smoke and Spyder Vapes. 180 Smoke is a leading omni-channel Canadian vape retailer with 26 locations across Ontario and a strong e-commerce presence with over 95,000 registered customers. 180 Smoke and Spyder Vapes retail stores sell vape and nicotine-related products, herbal vaporizers and accessories, and other smoking cessation products. Spyder's vape brands are committed to help adult smokers who seek alternatives to traditional combustible tobacco products.

Cautionary Statements

Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

Certain statements contained in this press release constitute forward-looking information. These statements relate to future events or future performance of the Company. The use of any of the words "could", "intend", "expect", "believe", "will", "may", "projected", "estimated" and similar expressions and statements relating to matters that are not historical facts are intended to identify forward-looking information and are based on the Company's current belief or assumptions as to the outcome and timing of such future events. Actual future results may differ materially. In particular, this release contains forward-looking information relating to the Company converting vape retail locations to cannabis dispensaries. Various assumptions or factors are typically applied in drawing conclusions or making the forecasts or projections set out in forward-looking information. Those assumptions and factors are based on information currently available to the parties. The material factors and assumptions include that the Company's management possesses the skills and competencies necessary to increase the Company's retail footprint, regulatory and other third-party approvals, and licensing. Forward-looking information necessarily involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed or implied in such forward-looking statements. Such risks and factors include, but are not limited to, the risk that the Company's management is unable to obtain licensing and other regulatory approvals necessary to convert the vape retail locations to cannabis dispensaries. The forward-looking information contained in this release is made as of the date hereof and the parties are not obligated to update or revise any forward-looking information, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by applicable securities laws. Because of the risks, uncertainties and assumptions contained herein, investors should not place undue reliance on forward-looking information. The foregoing statements expressly qualify any forward-looking information contained herein.

For further information, please contact:

Spyder Cannabis Inc.
Cameron Wickham
Executive Vice Chair & CEO
T: (905) 330-1602

To view the source version of this press release, please visit

News Provided by Newsfile via QuoteMedia

person looking at stock charts on their phone while drinking coffee

Cannabis Weekly Round-Up: HEXO Quarterly Loss Reaches C$146.6 Million

HEXO (NASDAQ:HEXO,TSX:HEXO) shareholders had a difficult trading week as the firm amended an investment deal, saw a subsidiary file for creditor protection and dismissed 450 employees.

Another Canadian cannabis retailer pointed to poor market conditions as the reason for its quarterly loss.

Keep reading to find out more cannabis highlights from the past five days.

Keep reading...Show less

Curaleaf Celebrates Opening of Lancaster, Pennsylvania Dispensary

Curaleaf's medical retail presence grows to 17 locations in Pennsylvania

- Curaleaf Holdings, Inc. (CSE: CURA OTCQX: CURLF) ("Curaleaf" or the "Company"), a leading international provider of consumer products in cannabis, today announced the opening of its Lancaster dispensary, located at 1440 Manheim Pike Lancaster, PA 17601. Curaleaf Lancaster is the Company's fifth new location to open within the Keystone State this year, expanding its retail presence to 17 locations in Pennsylvania and 134 nationwide, with more expansion planned in the state for 2022.

News Provided by PR Newswire via QuoteMedia

Keep reading...Show less

Trulieve Opening New Port Richey, FL Medical Marijuana Dispensary

New dispensary expands patient access to medical cannabis; grand opening specials available

Trulieve Cannabis Corp. (CSE: TRUL ) (OTCQX: TCNNF ) ("Trulieve" or "the Company"), a leading and top-performing cannabis company in the United States today announced the opening of a new medical dispensary in New Port Richey, Fla. Located at 5422 US Hwy 19, the doors will open at 9 a.m. on Thursday, June 16, 2022 .

News Provided by Canada Newswire via QuoteMedia

Keep reading...Show less

CSE Bulletin: Expiry - Trulieve Cannabis Corp. - Warrants

Toronto, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - le 14 juin/June 2022)- Trulieve Cannabis Corp. Warrants listed on June 18, 2019 will expire on June 18, 2022.

Settlement Terms: All trades June 15 and 16 will settle for cash next day. Trades on June 17 will be for cash same day.

News Provided by Newsfile via QuoteMedia

Keep reading...Show less
people reviewing papers with charts

Cannabis Weekly Round-Up: Neptune Exits Cannabis Market

Another cannabis producer has formally announced its exit strategy from the industry.

An association of mayors across the US have voiced their support of cannabis banking reform in the nation.

Keep reading to find out more cannabis highlights from the past five days.

Keep reading...Show less

Trulieve Reports Results of 2022 Annual Meeting of Shareholders

Trulieve Cannabis Corp. (CSE: TRUL ) (OTCQX: TCNNF ) ("Trulieve" or "the Company"), a leading and top-performing cannabis company in the U.S., today announced the results of its Annual Meeting of Shareholders held on June 8, 2022 .

Trulieve logo (PRNewsfoto/Trulieve Cannabis Corp.)

The Company put forward the following resolutions to be voted on by shareholders at the meeting, all of which were approved: (i) to elect eight directors for the forthcoming year from the nominees proposed by the Board; and (ii) to appoint Marcum LLP as auditors for the Company and authorization of the Board of Directors to fix the auditors' remuneration and terms of engagement.

A total of 97,288,636 of the 184,184,142 votes attached to all outstanding shares of the Company on an as-converted basis as at the record date voted at the meeting, representing 52.8% of outstanding shares on an as-converted basis.

Election of Directors:
Each of the directors elected at the Meeting, being Kim Rivers, Giannella Alvarez, Thad Beshears, Peter Healy, Richard May, Thomas Millner, Jane Morreau and Susan Thronson, will hold office until the next annual general meeting of the Company or until their earlier resignation or removal.

Appointment of Auditors:
Marcum LLP were re-appointed as Auditors of the Corporation for the 2022 fiscal year with the Directors authorized to fix their remuneration.

About Trulieve
Trulieve is an industry leading, vertically integrated cannabis company and multi-state operator in the U.S. operating in 11 states, with leading market positions in Arizona , Florida , and Pennsylvania . Trulieve is poised for accelerated growth and expansion, building scale in retail and distribution in new and existing markets through its hub strategy. By providing innovative, high-quality products across its brand portfolio, Trulieve delivers optimal customer experiences and increases access to cannabis, helping patients and customers to live without limits. Trulieve is listed on the CSE under the symbol TRUL and trades on the OTCQX market under the symbol TCNNF. For more information, please visit .

Facebook: @Trulieve
Instagram: @Trulieve_
Twitter: @Trulieve

Investor Contact
Christine Hersey , Executive Director of Investor Relations
+1 (424) 202-0210

Media Contact
Rob Kremer , Executive Director of Corporate Communications
+1 (404) 218-3077

Cision View original content to download multimedia:

SOURCE Trulieve Cannabis Corp.

Cision View original content to download multimedia:

News Provided by Canada Newswire via QuoteMedia

Keep reading...Show less

Latest Press Releases

Related News