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Here comes a flourishing new space for women, by women

Fleurish is focused on women’s health and wellness and using cannabis without stigma Published by: The Growth Op on July 9th, 2018 Since the 60’s and the 70’s, cannabis culture has largely been dominated by men—as of 2012, men form 49.4% of the market. But women across Canada are increasingly turning to the plant for its medicinal…

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Is Pot The New Rosé?

Cannabis is poised to be the next essential of the GOOP generation Published by: The Kit on June 18th, 2018 Hold on to your Whispering Angel: If one cannabis exec is right, your glass of rosé may soon be replaced by a joint—or, more likely, an elegant vape pen that discreetly tucks into your Mansur…

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Kemptville cannabis grower Fleurish eyes reverse takeover after raising $6M

Published by: Ottawa Business Journal In her former job at Health Canada, Renee Ellison had a front-row seat to witness the initial growth of Canada’s budding medical marijuana industry. Ellison worked in communications for the federal department when it was building its framework of regulations for legalized pot early in the decade. She watched as…

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A ‘budding’ cannabis business designed for women

Published by: CTV News Ottawa Joanne Schnurr, CTV Ottawa Published Monday, April 9, 2018 5:06PM EDT Last Updated Monday, April 9, 2018 7:13PM EDT There’s a new cannabis facility being built outside Kemptville that is hoping to capture an exclusively female market. Its founder is a woman who believes cannabis can help improve the health of…

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Canada’s first female-focused medical cannabis producer coming to North Grenville

Published by: Inside Ottawa Valley Renée Ellison, founder of Fleurish (formally Farmacopia), was inspired to spearhead a medicinal cannabis company offering products specifically for women as a result of personal experiences dealing with serious family health issues. “It changed my perspective on life,” Ellison said, “and I realized that I wanted to be able to…

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