Canopy Growth receives Health Canada licence for beverage facility
Canopy Growth Corporation announced that it received its operating and secure storage licence from Health Canada for its 150,000 sq. ft. beverage facility located at company headquarters in Smiths Falls, Ont.
The new facility is operational and will begin producing cannabis-infused beverages today. The beverage facility adds to the complement of cannabis production facilities in Smiths Falls including a regional distribution centre with automated excise stamp lines, an automated manufacturing facility, a state-of-the-art bean-to-bar chocolate factory, and a first-of-its-kind Visitors Centre.
Eleven beverages, all based on the company’s unique Distilled Cannabis process will be produced in the Smiths Falls facility during the first wave of production, with more added throughout the year. This licence positions the company to begin shipping beverage inventory to the provinces within weeks. The timing of specific product availability will vary by province.
Canopy Growth is fully prepared to supply the Canadian market with a variety of innovative new “Cannabis 2.0” products including beverages, chocolates, and vapes.