The Alberta government has released a online survey, to have general public input in the legalization of cannabis inside our province. We wanted to outline our stance and recommendations regarding some of the questions in the survey, notably the one about who should sell cannabis before you complete the survey:
In your view, whom should obtain and operate cannabis that are retail in Alberta?
We vote for private shops to market cannabis, when legalized, for the following reasons:
The personal sector produces brand new jobs for Albertans.
More competition available on the market, equates to lower rates for consumers.
The sector that is private mean more variety and much more selections for customers regarding products available, and places to buy from.
Ease of access in the sector that is private with increased alternatives for point of sale. (more…)