Businesses and investors are rushing to partner with the 25 winners of the Ontario cannabis retail licence lottery, with offers apparently worth millions of dollars, to be involved in the province’s first recreational weed stores set to open this spring.

Olivia Brown, the founder of Hamilton, Ont.-based Professional Cannabis Consulting, says one of her clients was among the 25 entities selected by the province via lottery, and has fielded three “big offers” on Monday alone.

“There’s a couple of large investors, one from the United States, one of them from Amsterdam… a very established Hamilton family looking to invest,” said Brown, who said her client did not want to be named.

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