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September 23, 2018
CFA Franchise Law Day
CFA Franchise Law Day will provide critical insights into the most pressing legal developments facing Canada’s thriving yet highly competitive franchise environment. Join franchise lawyers Debi Sutin, Frank Robinson and Chad Finkelstein, and Darren Bondar, CEO of recreational cannabis retail franchise Spiritleaf! Thursday, September 27 at 8:30 AM – 5 PM at the Old Mill...
September 14, 2018
Inner Spirit Holdings Ltd (CNSX:ISH) CEO Does Interview on the Midas Letter
Inner Spirit Holdings Ltd (CNSX:ISH) is a retail and franchising company with its own recreational dispensary brand, Spirit Leaf. Inner Spirit Holdings is the first franchise model within the cannabis retail space with significant industry partnerships. President and CEO Darren Bondar notes one such partnership is with Newstrike Brands Ltd(CVE:HIP) (OTCMKTS:NWKRF) (FRA:0N8), the company with a strategic...
September 13, 2018
Inner Spirit Holdings Makes Strategic Investment in High Times Holdings Corp.
CALGARY, Alberta (September 13, 2018) – Inner Spirit Holdings Ltd. (“Inner Spirit” or “the Company”) (CSE:ISH), a specialty retailer and franchisor establishing recreational cannabis dispensaries across Canada under the Spiritleaf brand, today announced that it has made a strategic investment in High Times Holdings Corp. (“High Times”), acquiring 10,000 shares of High Times for $110,000USD....
September 9, 2018
The HempFest Cannabis Expo
The Expo will feature presentations from, and discussions with top industry leaders. Exhibitors showcasing industry-related products and services include licensed producers, dispensaries, cannabis paraphernalia retailers, nutrient and soil companies, hydroponics manufacturers, medical clinics, health and wellness providers to name a few. HempFest Cannabis Expo welcomes exhibitors and guests from across Canada and beyond, to join us at one of our Canadian...
September 2, 2018
Inner Spirit Holdings is Taking its Cannabis Retail Franchise Model Across Canada
An exclusive article by Carrie Pallardy, by New Cannabis Ventures. Exclusive Interview with Inner Spirit Holdings President and CEO Darren Bondar Inner Spirit Holdings, the first retail cannabis company to become a member of the Canadian Franchise Association, has plans to open as many as 200 locations throughout Canada. President and CEO Darren Bondar gave New...
September 2, 2018
The Franchise Expo
Come to Canada’s Largest “Own Your Own Business” Event! Your only opportunity to see and compare all your full and part-time business ownership options under one roof! – Save Hundreds of Hours of Research Time! Make More Money: Franchising is the EASY Way to Own a Business Buying a franchise or proven business opportunity eliminates all the hard work...
August 30, 2018
Inner Spirit Holdings Files Second Quarter 2018 Financial Statements
Inner Spirit Holdings Files Second Quarter 2018 Financial Statements And Provides Corporate Update CALGARY, Alberta (August 30, 2018) – Inner Spirit Holdings Ltd. (“Inner Spirit” or “the Company”) (CSE:ISH), a specialty retailer and franchisor establishing recreational cannabis dispensaries across Canada under the Spiritleaf brand, today announced the filing of its financial statements and management’s discussion and...
August 20, 2018
Why Social Responsibility is in Our Spirit
Why Social Responsibility is in Our Spirit: CEO of cannabis retailer explains Aug 20, 2018 New cannabis business Spiritleaf has made a conscious decision to weave social responsibility into their company from day one. By pledging to support the Downie Wenjack Fund and other initiatives, the company is leading the way in showing how businesses can use...
August 20, 2018
We Have the Experience to Create an Award-winning Franchise
Inner Spirit CEO: We Have the Experience to Create an Award-winning Franchise Investing News Network – August 20th, 2018 Inner Spirit Holdings (CSE:ISH) CEO Darren Bondar outlines the company’s proprietary brands and strategic partnerships. In the interview below, Bondar explains how the company’s low-CAPEX business model allows it to give back to the communities in which it...
August 17, 2018
Who will sell cannabis in Ontario?
A look at the companies that are hoping to set up shop in the province in April. By Josh Kolm Many details of the Ontario government’s move to privatise sales of recreational cannabis are still largely undecided, with consultations with industry stakeholders set to begin next week. Despite the unknown, the size of the Ontario market has nonetheless proven to...
August 15, 2018
Inner Spirit Holdings Establishes Toronto Office
Inner Spirit Holdings Establishes Toronto office to Pursue Franchise & Corporate Opportunities in Ontario, Potentially Doubling Spiritleaf’s Footprint – Inner Spirit opens Ontario office and franchise sales following announcement of the Provincial Government’s plans to permit privatized retail of recreational cannabis – TORONTO, Ontario (August 15, 2018) – Inner Spirit Holdings Ltd. (“Inner Spirit” or...
August 14, 2018
Alberta Cannabis companies eyeing Ontario
Alberta cannabis companies eyeing Ontario following announcement of private sale regime By BRENNAN DOHERTY Tues., Aug. 14, 2018 CALGARY—Two major Alberta-based cannabis companies are already scouting locations for stores in Ontario by next April, when the government expects to launch its newly-announced private brick-and-mortar cannabis sales regime. Spiritleaf CEO Darren Bondar said his company will formally announce...
August 14, 2018
No limits on number of Cannabis licences to be issued by city
No limits on number of pot licences to be issued by city BY DAYLA LAHRING AUG 14, 2018 The city has opened the floodgates for pot shops. Since 9 a.m. this morning, potential cannabis retailers have been able to submit cannabis application packages to the City of St. Albert. Read more in this article from the St...
August 13, 2018
Inner Spirit Holdings Provides Update
Inner Spirit Holdings Provides Update on Progress to Position Itself as a Leader in the Legalized Canadian Recreational Cannabis Market – Spirit Leaf Inc franchise partners receive first 10 conditional development permits – CALGARY, Alberta (August 13, 2018) – Inner Spirit Holdings Ltd. (“Inner Spirit” or “the Company”) (CSE:ISH) today provided an update on its...
August 13, 2018
Ontario will rely on private sector to sell recreational Cannabis
By ROB FERGUSON, Queen’s Park BureauMITCH POTTER, Foreign Affairs Writer Mon., Aug. 13, 2018 Premier Doug Ford is giving up Ontario’s monopoly on weed, opening sales of recreational cannabis to private stores by April 1 in a dramatic shift that will make this province the biggest prize for Canada’s emerging legal marijuana industry. The move scraps the...
August 13, 2018
Ontario scraps government monopoly
Ontario scraps government monopoly, adopts private retail plan for adult-use cannabis market Published August 13, 2018 | By Matt Lamers Ontario’s new retail framework for recreational cannabis will start with online-only sales when legalization takes effect Oct. 17, with a network of privately owned stores expected to be in place by April 1. The new retail plan, first reported...
August 9, 2018
SUGARBUD CRAFT GROWERS CORP. PROVIDES UPDATE
Relentless appoints CEO and VP of growing operations 2018-08-09 21:15 ET – News Release Mr. Craig Kolochuk reports SUGARBUD CRAFT GROWERS CORP. PROVIDES UPDATE REGARDING MANAGEMENT CHANGES AND ADDITIONS, FUNDING OF CANNABIS OPERATIONS, INSIDER PARTICIPATION IN RIGHTS OFFERING, INVESTMENT IN INNER SPIRIT HOLDINGS LTD. AND ANNOUNCES OPTION GRANT SugarBud Craft Growers Corp., previously Relentless Resources...
August 7, 2018
Flow Capital Congratulates Inner Spirit Holdings on Its IPO
TORONTO, Aug. 07, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Flow Capital Corp. (“Flow Capital” and “Flow”) wishes to congratulate Inner Spirit Holdings Ltd. (“Inner Spirit”) on its successful listing on the Canadian Securities Exchange (“CSE”). Inner Spirit’s common shares began trading effective at the market open on August 1, 2018 under the symbol ISH. Inner Spirit is...
August 7, 2018
Newstrike Brands (HIP) Inner Spirit Could Give it a Leg Up
Newstrike Brands Ltd. (TSXV:HIP) and Inner Spirit Holdings have entered into a strategic alliance agreement for the retail distribution of Up Cannabis Inc. products. Find out the details in this article from SmallCapPow.
July 31, 2018
Inner Spirit Holdings Closes Initial Public Offering
Inner Spirit Holdings Closes Initial Public Offering, Concurrent Private Placements and Announces Commencement of Trading on the Canadian Securities Exchange CALGARY, Alberta (July 31, 2018) – Inner Spirit Holdings Ltd. (“Inner Spirit” or “the Company”), is pleased to announce that it has closed its initial public offering (the “IPO”). The Company closed on the maximum...
July 23, 2018
Inner Spirit Holdings Increases Size of Previously Announced Initial Public Offering
Shareholder Update – Inner Spirit Holdings Increases Size of Previously Announced Initial Public Offering and Files Final Prospectus NEWS PROVIDED BY Inner Spirit Holdings CALGARY, July 23, 2018 /CNW/ – Inner Spirit Holdings Ltd. (“Inner Spirit” or “the Company”), a specialty retailer and franchisor establishing recreational cannabis dispensaries in British Columbia (“BC”), Alberta and Saskatchewan under the Spiritleaf brand, today announced that...
June 23, 2018
Inner Spirit ready to enter retail Cannabis market
By Mario Toneguzzi on June 21, 2018, calgarysbusiness.ca. President Darren Bondar explains why it’s important to carry on the reconciliation legacy of Gord Downie while building a new business. Read the full article by following the link to calgarysbusiness.ca!
June 21, 2018
Calgary’s budding cannabis retailers can move forward as legalization date set
CALGARY—Calgary’s would-be marijuana entrepreneurs have a clearer idea of when they might be able to open up shop as legislation to legalize recreational marijuana cleared an important hurdle this week. On Tuesday, the Senate passed Bill C-45 and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced Wednesday that marijuana will be legal in Canada as of Oct. 17. ...
June 7, 2018
Inner Spirit Holdings is Honored to Support the Gord Downie & Chanie Wenjack Fund
Inner Spirit Holdings is Honored to Support the Gord Downie & Chanie Wenjack Fund – Inner Spirit will commemorate the legacy of The Tragically Hip’s Gord Downie with a charitable commitment to the Gord Downie & Chanie Wenjack Fund, and a Legacy Room in support of reconciliation – CALGARY, Alberta (June 4, 2018) – Inner...
June 4, 2018
The Canadian Cannabis Summit
Spiritleaf is excited to be attending this years summit! The Canadian Cannabis Summit is the first conference in Western Canada to bring together medical and therapeutic professionals, policymakers and law enforcement, investment and business strategists, innovation, technology and community leaders. Gain a competitive and comprehensive perspective of the emerging cannabis industry essential for budding or seasoned...
May 26, 2018
TakeStock Conferences 2018
See you at the TakeStock Investor Forum! TSC’s mission is to connect public and emerging private companies with key influencers and investors, providing a platform for networking, education and growth. Our series of Investor Forums takes place three times a year in Calgary, giving an excellent opportunity for a select group of companies to meet...
May 23, 2018
Newstrike to Make Strategic Investment in Retail Distribution
– Investment Agreement with Inner Spirit provides for cross-ownership interests and companion agreement for distribution and brand presence – TORONTO, May 23, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Newstrike Resources Ltd.(TSXV:HIP) (“Newstrike” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has entered into an investment agreement with Inner Spirit Holdings Ltd. (“Inner Spirit”) dated May 22,...
May 14, 2018
AGLC launches employee training to sell Cannabis
Working in a pot shop won’t be as easy as handing in a resume and a list of references. Potential employees will now have to go through an online training program before they set foot behind the counter. Follow the link to read the full article by stalbertgazette.com.
May 8, 2018
The Spiritleaf team, franchise members and strategic partners are gathering together to meet and celebrate the end of prohibition! There will be presentations on the Spiritleaf brand, our social presence, educational training, human resources, store design, the point of sale system, accounting software and payroll. We have it all! If you are posting on social...
April 28, 2018
Arcview International Investor Forum
In a few months, Canada will become the first G7 country to legalize cannabis. Investors have responded, pouring money into the sector and sending the stock prices of Canadian companies into the stratosphere. Now flush with cash, Canadian-listed companies are looking beyond the modestly-sized Canadian market for global opportunities and turning their attention to...
April 22, 2018
The Cannabis & Hemp Expo Edmonton
April 28 & 29, 2018 EDMONTON EXPO CENTRE Spiritleaf is excited to be attending The Cannabis & Hemp Expo happening in Edmonton! A GROUND-BREAKING, LEADING EDGE CONSUMER TRADE SHOW. a ‘can’t-miss’ event! Get full event details and purchase tickets by following the link!
April 16, 2018
Inner Spirit Holdings Ltd. Files Preliminary Prospectus for Initial Public Offering
Inner Spirit Holdings Ltd. Files Preliminary Prospectus for Initial Public Offering / NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES. ANY FAILURE TO COMPLY WITH THIS RESTRICTION MAY CONSTITUTE A VIOLATION OF U.S. SECURITIES LAWS / CALGARY, Alberta (April 16, 2018) — Inner Spirit Holdings Ltd. (“Inner Spirit” or...
April 15, 2018
The Calgary Underground Film Festival (CUFF)
The Calgary Underground Film Festival (CUFF) is a film festival held annually in Calgary, Alberta, Canada for 7 days. Founded in 2003, Calgary Underground Film Festival is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to programming films that defy convention. Through the screening of contemporary works in various categories that include: feature, documentary, animation and shorts – CUFF brings Calgarians a unique...
April 10, 2018
Spiritleaf is Speaking at CannabisCON!
We are speaking at #CannabisCon! Cannabis Canada Forums is a 2-day event including a business-focused day followed by a consumer-focused day on Saturday. Attendees will receive information, expert insight, and hear directly from the government, industry, and medical professionals. We are thrilled to be speaking at this event and hope you can join as...
April 8, 2018
Cannabis Canada Forums Edmonton
Cannabis Canada Forums & #CannabisCON Join Spiritleaf at the forum! Cannabis Canada Forums is a two-day event including a business-focused day on Friday (Forums) followed by a consumer-focused day on Saturday (#CannabisCON). Between these two days, you are going to get a lot of answers to a lot of questions from experts in the field....
April 1, 2018
The Cannabis & Hemp Expo Calgary
April 7 & 8, 2018 BMO Centre, Stampede Park Spiritleaf is attending The Cannabis & Hemp Expo in Calgary! This is an important step in showing the world the professionalism and maturity of the expanding cannabis industry. By getting involved you’ll be joining leading businesses from around the globe showcasing some of the best products and...
March 13, 2018
Inner Spirit Holdings Ltd. Launches New Company Website
CALGARY, Alberta (March 13, 2018) — Inner Spirit Holdings Ltd. (“Inner Spirit” or “the Company”), a specialty retailer and franchisor establishing recreational cannabis dispensaries across Canada under the Spiritleaf brand, today launched its new corporate website: www.innerspiritholdings.com. Having achieved significant franchising, financing and strategic partnership milestones, while growing a portfolio of proprietary brands, The Company...
February 25, 2018
Cannabis Canada Forums
We are speaking at #CannabisCon! Cannabis Canada Forums is a 2-day event including a business-focused day followed by a consumer-focused day on Saturday. Attendees will receive information, expert insight, and hear directly from the government, industry, and medical professionals. We are thrilled to be speaking at this event and hope you can join as we...
February 8, 2018
Inner Spirit Holdings Ltd. Closes 4.5m Private Placement and Strategic Investments
Private Placement and Strategic Investments Totalling Approximately $4.5 Million Position Specialty Retailer and Franchisor Spiritleaf for July 2018 Recreational Cannabis Legalization CALGARY, Feb. 8, 2018 /CNW/ – Inner Spirit Holdings Ltd. (“Inner Spirit” or “the Company”), a specialty retailer and franchisor establishing recreational cannabis dispensaries across Canada under the Spiritleaf brand, today closed the final tranche of its previously announced private placement (the “Private...
January 23, 2018
Grenville Strategic Royalty Announces Equity Investment Increase to 13% in Cannabis Business – Inner Spirit Holdings
Grenville Strategic Royalty Announces Equity Investment Increase to 13% in Cannabis Business – Inner Spirit. Grenville’s $1 million investment in Watch It! converted to 10 million shares of Inner Spirit. TORONTO, Jan. 22, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Grenville Strategic Royalty Corp. (TSXV:GRC) (“Grenville” or the “Company”) today announced it has reached an agreement with Inner...