Newstrike News

Up Cannabis Announces Supply Agreement with Cannabis NB

by newstrikeadmin • March 25, 2019

Up Cannabis Adds New Brunswick as Eighth Province for Distribution TORONTO, ONTARIO – March 25, 2019 – Newstrike Brands Ltd. (TSX-V:HIP) (“Newstrike” or the “Company“), is pleased to announce that Up Cannabis Inc. (“Up Cannabis”), its wholly-owned subsidiary, has entered into an agreement with Cannabis NB as a licensed producer to supply cannabis. “We are […]

A Letter to Shareholders from Jay Wilgar

by newstrikeadmin • March 14, 2019

Dear Fellow Shareholders, This week we made an exciting and transformative announcement with HEXO Corp (“HEXO”) (TSX: HEXO; NYSE-A: HEXO) that brings together two successful companies to create one of the leading cannabis companies in Canada, with increased production and marketing scale, coast-to-coast distribution and greater market share. Over the past year we have experienced […]

Yonge & Dundas

by newstrikeadmin • August 20, 2018

Up Cannabis put its stamp on Toronto in the days leading up to legalization with a music-filled whirlwind of activities at Yonge-Dundas Square. Set against the backdrop of Canada’s largest city, Up talked to the masses about responsible use during a three-day celebration that also included free outdoor yoga classes, live visual art displays, breakdance […]


Newstrike Brands Inks Supply Agreement with Nova Scotia

by newstrikeadmin • August 20, 2018

Up Cannabis was named one of just 14 licenced producers to receive initial purchase orders for adult-use cannabis from the Nova Scotia Liquor Corporation. The NSLC, which will operate a dozen retail stores throughout the province, apart from online sales, shares with Up the common goals of providing safe and reliable product to consumers. “Being […]


Ontario Retail – Great Opportunities for our Great Province

by newstrikeadmin • August 13, 2018

When the newly minted Ontario government came into power in July 2018, it took a hard look at the province’s retail model for adult-use cannabis sales, ultimately deciding that a framework built around private retail was the way forward. Up Cannabis quickly moved to support the new model. “We believe that providing further retail options […]


Newstrike Brands Officially Opens Great Emerald Hall Greenhouse location

by newstrikeadmin • August 9, 2018

For a long time, Up Cannabis’ state-of-the-art greenhouse facility in Beamsville, Ontario, grew orchids—not cannabis. While the crop has changed, the commitment to growing outstanding plants remains. Up Cannabis’ Niagara Facility, otherwise known as The Great Emerald Hall, currently operates in a 200,000 square foot structure that employs cutting edge “Dutch Tray” technology, a robotics […]