It was a nail-biter to see which cannabis dispensary would make the first legal sale in Victoria, but Cloud Nine Collective clinched the title when it held its soft launch on Sunday night.
“We had between 20-30 people in last night, we just wanted our staff to get some practice before our grand opening,” said Sacha Romeyn, store manager.
Both Cloud Nine at 778 Fort St. and the 1402 Douglas St. location of The Original FARM officially opened their doors at 9 a.m. Monday morning, adding Victoria to the list of B.C. cities officially selling legal cannabis products, along with Kamloops, Vancouver , Port Hardy and Kimberly.
“We’re looking forward to seeing our customers again after a six-month closure,” said Allan Lingwood, head of compliance at Farm. “Our staff are trained and ready to serve and we have