Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines — All

2 Views

[Europe] Combating illicit trade a key pillar of Belgium’s anti-radicalisation strategy says deputy prime minister Jan Jambon

A Brussels conference has been told that the lucrative trade in illicit goods is helping to finance terrorist organisations such as Islamic State. Speaking on Tuesday at a conference on counterfeit trade, Belgium’s deputy prime minister Jan Jambon said
The Parliament Magazine (be)
added Feb 22, 2017 16:11
5 Views

[UK] Big Tobacco sets stage for alcohol to defend brands

December, the government advisory board Public Health England proposed extending plain packaging to alcohol. With so much of the value of a product tied up in external features, from the curves of a champagne bottle to the punk labels of craft beer, the
Financial Times (uk)
added Feb 22, 2017 16:07
8 Views

How people think about the chemicals in cigarette smoke: a systematic review

First, people were familiar with very few chemicals in cigarette smoke. Second, people knew little about cigarette additives, assumed harmful chemicals are added during manufacturing, and perceived cigarettes without additives to be less harmful. Third, p
Journal of Behavioral Medicine
added Feb 22, 2017 15:55
1 View

[Spain] JTI Strengthens its Commitment to Spanish Tobacco Leaf for Three More Years

signed a new agreement for a period of three years in the presence of the President of Extremadura, Guillermo Fernández Vara, during a ceremony which took place today in the headquarters of the Ministry in Madrid.
Japan Tobacco International (JTI) (jp)
added Feb 22, 2017 15:53
4 Views

A Warm Biography of the Fantastical, Feminist Angela Carter

The English writer Angela Carter (1940-1992)... Carter found an audience before she died, at 51, of lung cancer....She was a savage smoker of cigarettes. “When she was writing,” Gordon says, “smoke would curl out from the keyhole in her room.”
New York Times
added Feb 22, 2017 03:42
8 Views

Cigar Industry Files Motion, Moving FDA Lawsuit Forward

The next phase in the cigar industry's challenge of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's Final Deeming Rule has begun. The three major lobbying groups that represent the cigar industry—the Cigar Rights of America, the International Premium Cigar and
Cigar Aficionado
added Feb 22, 2017 01:54
4 Views

Altria's Stake In Anheuser-Busch Inbev

Altria's ownership stake in SABMiller was transferred to Anheuser-Busch Inbev on October 10th, 2016, with the sale of SABMiller to Anheuser-Busch. The aftermath of the deal was brought to light in the last quarterly report with more details due out with
Seeking Alpha blog network
added Feb 22, 2017 00:54
7 Views

FDA’s New Database on Grandfathered Tobacco Products

However, there is some confusion about the completeness and accuracy of the FDA’s grandfathered database. The Coalition of Independent Tobacco Manufacturers of America (CITMA), Richmond, Va., has issued a letter to its members outlining the issues with t
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Feb 21, 2017 21:39
9 Views

Sullum: The truth about e-cigarettes and government studies

FDA’s onerous new e-cigarette rules, which threaten to ruin thousands of businesses and stifle life-saving innovation. But Trump’s freshly minted secretary of health and human services, Tom Price, needn’t wait for revision of those regulations to experime
Chicago Sun-Times
added Feb 21, 2017 21:33
5 Views

E-cigarettes popular among smokers with existing illnesses

According to a new study in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine, current and former smokers who suffer from disease are more likely to have reported using an e-cigarette, meaning these patients may see e-cigarettes as safer or less harmful than co
EurekAlert
added Feb 21, 2017 21:27
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines