Ousted Canopy co-founder Bruce Linton said he’s involved in a variety of different companies. While he’s an “activist investor (the good kind)” to Canadian LPs Slang Worldwide and DNA Genetics, he’s also senior advisor and/or director of Michigan dispensary company Gage Cannabis USA, an animal health-and-wellness CBD company called Better Choice, and at Toronto-based medical psychedelics provider Mind Medicine, which develops MDMA- and psilocybin-assisted treatments for mental illness.

Quick Hits

  1. Quebec convenience store giant Couche Tard hopes to become a “key player” in the cannabis sector, and hopes to enter the US legal-REC market through its Circle K stores.
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  2. Seattle cannabis media portal Wikileaf will go public in Canada via reverse takeover, which we haven’t seen much of this year but was the shortest route to a public offering in the sector last year.