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Just in time for Canada Day: Tobacco company offers special 'ehdition' cigarettes

This week, Rothmans Benson & Hedges brought out a limited "ehdition" of its Canadian Classics brand in time for Canada Day, a move that has raised the ire of anti-smoking advocates, who argue that such promotion is another reason plain packaging for ciga
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Jul 1, 2016 16:36
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[UK, USA] 16 outrageous tobacco ads that would be illegal today

This year marks the 10th anniversary of the Stanford School of Medicine's "Research into the Impact of Tobacco Advertising." Over the years, the project has published more than 16,000 vintage tobacco ads. Most of them would be completely illegal in man
Business Insider
added Jun 30, 2016 20:31
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[UK] ASA Ruling on Fontem Ventures BV

because of the relatively mild nature of the image we did not consider that it was unsuitable to be seen by children in this context and we therefore concluded that the ad had not been placed inappropriately.
Advertising Standards Authority (uk)
added Jun 30, 2016 15:36
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[UK] Watchdog refuses to stub out ‘degrading’ e-cig ad

A four-page wraparound Evening Standard ad for Blu electronic cigarettes – which featured the back of a nude woman – has been cleared by the ad watchdog despite complaints that it was overtly sexual and degrading to women.
DecisionMarketing (uk)
added Jun 30, 2016 15:34
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Disney must cut ties with Big Tobacco

The Walt Disney Company owns a major stake in VICE Media, a youth-oriented media company. The Financial Times and other news outlets recently reported that VICE has been helping Philip Morris International...market its deadly products to young people arou
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jun 29, 2016 20:11
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Online E-cigarette Marketing Claims: A Systematic Content and Legal Analysis

Health-related claims are plentiful within ENDS manufacturer and retailer websites. Results demonstrate that these sites focus on potential benefits while minimizing or eliminating information about possible harmful effects of ENDS. These claims are subje
Tobacco Regulatory Science
added Jun 29, 2016 20:00
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[New Zealand] AVCA group’s Vape It Forward programme

programme continues to be a significant success for family and whanau in Aotearoa. With an increasing success rate, the Vape It Forward programme provides e-cigarette starter kits for those wanting to give up smoking. Mandi Coles who helps run the progr
Scoop (nz)
added Jun 30, 2016 16:02
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[Europe, UK] AA urges reverse of e-cigarette ad ban after Brexit

The Advertising Association is calling on government to reverse a ban on e-cigarette advertising in the wake of the UK's vote to leave the European Union. In a letter to Sajid Javid, the business secretary, and John Whittingdale, the culture secretary,
Campaign (uk)
added Jun 29, 2016 14:29
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[Europe, UK] Tim Lefroy Letter to Rt Hon John Whittingdale (PDF)

that Government will not impose advertising bans related to public health issues, but collaborate with industry to achieve better health outcomes ...commit to reverse the recent Tobacco Products Directive ban on e-cigarette advertising
Advertising Association (The)
added Jun 29, 2016 14:36
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Unproven claims run rampant in e-cigarette business

Electronic cigarette makers and sellers are making all kinds of health claims, many of which likely won't stand up to scrutiny under recently announced FDA regulation, a new study has found.... On top of advertising the products as a good way to quit smok
ScienceDaily
added Jun 28, 2016 12:58
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