Organigram Inc.

10:53 AM EST - Organigram Inc. : Said its Organigram Holdings subsidiary has partnered with Canada's Smartest Kitchen (CSK), a leader in food product development, to expand the Company's ongoing research and development related to edible cannabis products. Following the legalization of adult use recreational cannabis in Canada in 2018, cannabis edibles are expected to be legalized later in 2019 with the draft amendments to The Cannabis Act for edibles having been issued by the Federal Government for public consultation on December 20, 2018. Organigram's initial strategic product development work with CSK will focus on the chocolate confectionary market. Organigram Inc. shares V.OGI are trading up $0.04 at $6.29.