National Access Cannabis Corp., Canada’s largest cannabis retailer according to provincial licensing statistics has received two additional licences from the Alberta Gaming, Liquor and Cannabis Commission (the “AGLC“) to open cannabis retail stores in Alberta. The retail stores will be located in the cities of Calgary and Airdrie. The announcement comes following the previously released news that the AGLC has lifted the moratorium on new cannabis retail licences.
The new retail locations are listed below:
NewLeaf Cannabis – Castleridge
144-55 Castleridge Boulevard NE, Calgary, Alberta
NewLeaf Cannabis – Airdrie
Unit 101, 400 Main Street N, Airdrie, Alberta
“We continue our rapid growth in Alberta,” said Mark Goliger, CEO of NAC. “With two new licences quickly following the three new licences announced on June 18th, we continue to expand our private cannabis retailing footprint in Albertaand across Canada.”
NAC is the national leader in retail cannabis. Currently operating in three provinces, NAC has applied for licences in British Columbia and plans to make applications for licences in Ontario once licensing opens up to more private retailers. NAC’s experienced team of retail industry professionals is focused on achieving its business plan of having 40 operating stores by the end of calendar 2019, and 110 operating stores by the end of calendar 2020.