Uber Eats to support weed pickup orders in Ontario

By Alex Halperin
Nov 22, 2021

Consumers in Ontario, Canada will be able to place cannabis orders through Uber Eats, the company said Monday. The app now features dispensary Tokyo Smoke, which is owned by Canopy Growth.

  • Other tech giants, such as Facebook and Google have steered clear of supporting cannabis sales, even in Canada where it’s federally legal. But Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi has previously expressed interest in the space. 
  • The company said it would continue to look out for opportunities as regulations evolve.

On LinkedIn, Marketer Matthew Shterenberg asked how the industry feels about big tech’s arrival.

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