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Ecommerce giant Shopify is set to become a major player in Canada's legal weed market

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James Hammond
Feb 14, 2018 18:19
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Ecommerce giant Shopify will handle online cannabis sales for the province of Ontario, Canada in partnership with the provincially-run Ontario Cannabis Retail Corporation (OCRC).

Cannabis in Ontario will be sold solely through OCRC's stores and online platform.

It's a huge market: Ontario has over 13.6 million people, including Toronto.

Shopify is getting into the legal weed industry.

The ecommerce giant will handle online sales for the Canadian province of Ontario's cannabis market in partnership with the Ontario Cannabis Retail Corporation (OCRC), the Canadian Press reports.

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