Doors open at Pickering’s first cannabis retailer

Posted on June 18th, 2021 by Best Brothers Group

After originally opting of out allowing cannabis retailers in 2018, Pickering, Ont., now has its very first cannabis store. Lolly is a family-owned shop that put in its application in January to be approved for a cannabis retail licence with the city. The store is currently open to the public, but its official grand […]

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Major criminal threats to retailers at Christmas

Posted on December 14th, 2018 by Best Brothers Group

This Christmas, the risk to retailers’ margins from theft is greater than ever before, according to the Lodgic Intelligence Centre. The escalated threat results from three factors: increased activity by organised criminal gangs; reduced security staffing resulting from the hike in the minimum wage; and a decline in the response to shoplifting by the police […]

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