CANNABIS XPRESS NEWS

We are constantly expanding our brand, but as we take our next steps we also do our best to be heavily involved in local communities and with local media! Our founder, Chris Jones, has been featured in articles and interviews and doesn't hesitate to share his expertise and experience with the rest of the industry. Take a look at our most recent media features and get more connected to CANNABIS XPRESS in your area!

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A New Retail Model

Flip to page 32 to get an exclusive look at the brand strategy behind CANNABIS XPRESS in an illuminating article and interview with Chris Jones.

Quick Service Cannabis

Check out this brief news release about the CANNABIS XPRESS company and brand launch

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Cannabis companies need to think more about their customer

Offers an enlightening look at the changing landscape in the Canadian dispensary world. This article features CANNABIS XPRESS and other retailers with unique strategies to service the customer first and foremost, with any other business strategies designed to support this primary goal

First CX Store Opening

News release from April 2021 about the first CANNABIS XPRESS store launch in Brampton, ON! This store has served as our retail model and cornerstone of our dispensary business as we've grown. Customers love the fast, easy cannabis dispensary experience in the Brampton area.

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Meet an Authorized Cannabis Retailer Dedicated to Making Their Stores Accessible and Inclusive

Read through this feature on inclusive and accessible cannabis retail in Ontario. We are working hard to make sure all customers can be served at CANNABIS XPRESS in a simple, efficient, inclusive and accessible manner. If you have any other suggestions on what we can do, please contact us!

Why Ontario marijuana retail operator Cannabis Xpress is betting on tiny stores

News release from April 2021 about the first CANNABIS XPRESS store launch in Brampton, ON! This store has served as our retail model and cornerstone of our dispensary business as we've grown. Customers love the fast, easy cannabis dispensary experience in the Brampton area.

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Wasaga’s newest cannabis retailer offers convenience, low prices

The Mayor and City Council of Wasaga beach cut the ribbon at CANNABIS XPRESS Wasaga! This is big news for Wasaga Beach - previously customers could only access cannabis legally through overpriced dispensaries. Now they can come by our pick-up location for a better experience and more affordable pricing on the products they already enjoy.

Cannabis store set to open doors in Ridgetown in September

A news article about the upcoming CANNABIS XPRESS retail cannabis dispensary in Ridgetown, Ontario. Learn what sets us apart - Ridgetown, we can't wait to become a part of your community.

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Fifth CX Store Opening

News release from July 2021 about the fifth CANNABIS XPRESS store launch in Port Hope, ON! This convenient location serves customers who want to purchase their cannabis products and accessories fast! CANNABIS XPRESS provides an easy and affordable shopping experience in the Port Hope area.

Sixth CX Store Opening

News release from September 2021 about the sixth CANNABIS XPRESS store launch in Ridgetown, ON! This convenient location serves customers who want to purchase their cannabis products and accessories fast! CANNABIS XPRESS provides an easy and affordable shopping experience in the Ridgetown area.

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Celebrating an achievement

Chris Jones, the founder of CANNABIS XPRESS receives an award from Ryerson University's Ted Rogers School of Management. He received this award because of his professional and academic accomplishments, including the creation of CANNABIS XPRESS.

First BBA in the Business of Cannabis

News release from October 2021. LIM will become the first college in the United States to offer a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree program focused on the business side of the cannabis industry. The founder of CANNABIS XPRESS, Chris Jones, will be teaching multiple courses under this new program.

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Bringing Cannabis Industry Experience into the Classroom

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With an extensive background as both a business owner and an educator in the legal cannabis field, Chris Jones will be teaching The Business of Cannabis Cultivation as part of LIM's new BBA program in the Business of Cannabis.

Ontario making cannabis delivery permanent for province’s 1,000-plus stores

Chris Jones, founder and president of CANNABIS XPRESS, said the legislative move will prompt some stores to start offering delivery, but it is not a service all retailers should build into their business models.

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Trailblazers with Chris Jones of CANNABIS XPRESS

This week’s Trailblazer is Chris Jones, Founder of CANNABIS XPRESS. With 7+  locations- they offer a quick, easy, hassle-free cannabis shopping experience!

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‘Not every store will survive’: Does Wasaga Beach have too many cannabis retailers?

Simcoe News interviews Chris Jones to get his opinion on the oversaturation of cannabis retail stores in certain areas of Ontario, in particular - Wasaga Beach.

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Strength in Numbers: How Independent Retailers Support Each Other for Mutual Success

The Ontario Cannabis Store published a featured article, which includes CANNABIS XPRESS. From sharing information to pumping each other up on social, meet some indie Retailers who have found ways to work together so everybody wins.

Cannabis retailers test smaller ‘express’ stores to reduce overhead costs as competition soars

Chris Jones says he operates the smallest cannabis store in Canada. Located in Brampton, Ont., just outside Toronto, it is 350 square feet in total – roughly equivalent to the size of a small bachelor apartment. But the actual retail space, where customers can see products on display and order them, is a mere 80 square feet.

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More by mid-January

News release from December 2021 about the seventh and eighth CANNABIS XPRESS stores. Store seven will be opening up in Wingham, Ontario and store eight will be opening in Brampton, Ontario. These convenient locations will serve customers who want to purchase their cannabis products and accessories fast! CANNABIS XPRESS provides an easy and affordable shopping experience across Ontario.