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Great White North Growers rolls with Republik

The Montreal medical & recreational cannabis producer selects Republik as its Canadian agency of Record.

Canadian cannabis producer Great White North Growers has chosen Republik’s services to handle the development of its brand platforms’ content strategy, production and distribution.

Great White North Growers Inc. (GWNG) a new producer of premium medical and recreational cannabis, has announced plans to build a 142,000 sq. ft. growing facility in east end Montreal.

Construction is underway on the company’s cultivation facility in Ville d’Anjou, a borough of Montreal, Quebec and will commence operations in November 2018. Phase One will include a 54,000 square foot facility with a capacity of over 17,000 kilograms per year.

President Peter Schissler expects to create over 150 full-time positions. Further expansion is currently in the planning stages.

Republik’s mission is to put forward the expertise, innovation and craftsmanship approach of GWNG’s team while educating the consumers on adopting a responsible approach to cannabis.

About Great White North Growers Inc.

Great White North Growers (GWNG) is a privately-held producer of premium pharmaceutical-grade medical and recreational Cannabis flowers and derivatives.

Their goal is to become an innovative and leading producer serving Quebec, the rest of Canada and emerging International markets.

GWNG’s skilled team of legacy growers will engineer and optimize a 142,000 square foot facility using a high-efficiency, best-in-class vertical growing system, with state of the art climate control (HVAC) and lighting that will produce premium Cannabis with innovative and unique strains, colours and terpene profiles.

Great White North Growers is headquartered in the borough of Ville d‘Anjou in Montreal - Canada's 2nd largest urban center and will service customers via a fluently-bilingual customer care team. Montreal provides GWNG with an experienced and skilled labour force and the most competitive prices for water and electricity in Canada, enabling the company to produce the lowest cost premium cannabis products in the country.


Republik is a social impact creative agency. Its purpose is to give meaning to the growth of brands, through the Creation of Social Capital™. It is the first B-Corp certified agency in Quebec and was named Best for the World in the "Employee" category in 2019, in addition to being a signatory of the United Nations Global Compact and a member of the Global Compact Network of Canada.