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PORTER: A dirty little secret: Cig companies pay to place their products in movies

She’d read a script and look for moments when, say, a character would...to see how much they’d pay... It works that way with Mountain Dew, Apple laptops, Corvettes, and Marlboros or Pall Malls. The Times’ story notes “the increase was especially large am
Ogden (UT) Standard-Examiner
added Jul 21, 2017 16:00
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[Asia-pacific] Singapore: Tobacco display ban to take effect on Aug 1 as grace period ends

Singapore's Ministry of Health (MOH) said on Tuesday that the ban on displaying cigarettes and other tobacco products in stores will take effect on Aug 1, after a one-year grace period. In a press release, the authorities said that the retailers must ke
IBT - International Business Times
added Jul 20, 2017 04:12
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[Asia, Singapore] Ban on display of tobacco products to take effect on Aug 1 as grace period ends

Retailers must keep the tobacco products in plain, undecorated storage devices, and out of customers' direct line of sight. "Existing display cabinets can be modified to one that is permanently fixed, self-closing and opaque," said the ministry. "Altern
Channel NewsAsia (sg)
added Jul 19, 2017 14:45
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The Philip Morris Files Part 2: Marlboro Country: Philip Morris takes aim at young people in India, and health officials are fuming

The tobacco giant is pushing Marlboros in colorful ads at kiosks and handing out free smokes at parties frequented by young adults - tactics that break India’s anti-smoking laws, government officials say. Internal documents uncovered by Reuters illuminat
Reuters
added Dec 21, 2017 16:22
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[UK-Scotland] Tobacco companies’ use of retailer incentives after a ban on point-of-sale tobacco displays in Scotland [FREE FULL TEXT]

tobacco companies continue to incentivise retailers to sell and promote their brands and have developed new promotional strategies. For countries that have implemented tobacco display bans, or are considering doing so, one option to combat these practices
Tobacco Control
added Aug 1, 2017 14:59
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[Florida] Plaintiff Doubles Down, Sues FDA Over “Natural” Descriptor…

For agreeing not to challenge Natural American Spirit’s use of the word “Natural” in its product packaging and labeling, the [FDA] has been sued..Plaintiff... asserts that “health descriptors like ‘Natural’ ‘Additive Free’ and ‘Organic’ are used to deceiv
Tobacco Law blog— Troutman Sanders LLP
added Jul 26, 2017 23:13
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[Asia] Special Report: Philip Morris takes aim at young people in India, and health officials are fuming

Indian government officials say Philip Morris is using methods that flout the nation's tobacco-control regulations. These include tobacco shop displays as well as the free distribution of Marlboro – the world's best-selling cigarette brand – at nightclubs
Reuters
added Jul 18, 2017 14:08
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[Wisconsin] Big Tobacco Targets the Black Community

Native Americans and White adults are the highest consumers of tobacco products in America. Yet, tobacco advertisements are found 10 times more in the Black community than anywhere else in the nation. In America, 18.3% of Black Adults are tobacco smokers
Milwaukee (WI) Courier
added Jul 16, 2017 02:30
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how mobile marketing for e-cigarettes may be aimed at youth

a review of e-cigarette marketing on mobile channels shows that companies are emphasizing flavors and high-tech features, strategies that may attract youth. Truth Initiative® researchers analyzed mobile e-cigarette advertisements from 2015 on up to 1,00
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jul 14, 2017 22:01
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[Indiana] Dead at 42, father & husband inspires anti-smoking campaign for African-Americans

His doctors warned him his habit had an impact on his health. Even that didn’t work... Since William’s death, Xavier, 14, and Yulonda have been sharing that message with other African-Americans as part of the Indiana Black Expo’s “Matters of the Heart” ca
Indianapolis (IN) Star
added Jul 14, 2017 11:22
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