Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Advertising/Promos 14,373 headlines found

2 Views

[Montana] CAHILL: Kids targeted with e-cigs, sweet tobacco flavors

the odds of smoking more than doubled for teens who visited a store with tobacco advertising at least twice per week. Parents need to be aware that their kids are being targeted in stores and that these products are not safe.
Helena (MT) Independent Record
added Jun 17, 2017 16:10
17 Views

Altria: Leading Tobacco Innovation In The US

first company to seek US approval to market a tobacco product as being less harmful than traditional cigarettes, since the new laws were introduced. And hence, logically, if they are also the first company to receive approval from the FDA, they will hold
Trefis
added Jun 16, 2017 22:26
5 Views

[Asia, India] Maharashtra to soon reject all CSR and other funds from tobacco firms

Close on the heels of Himachal Pradesh and Punjab, the Maharashtra government may soon disassociate itself from any sponsorships, donations or corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives offered by tobacco companies. Once the decision is finalised,
Indian Express (in)
added Jun 15, 2017 18:47
11 Views

Technical Report on Flavored Cigarettes at the Point-of-Sale in Latin America (PDF) [FREE FULL TEXT]

countries should adopt and effectively implement policies that prohibit the use of tobacco product flavorings, prohibit the use of misleading packaging and labeling, and prohibit all forms of direct and indirect advertising, promotion, and sponsorship, in
Institute for Global Tobacco Control (Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health)
added Jun 15, 2017 15:47
4 Views

Technical Report on Flavored Cigarettes at the Point-of-Sale in Latin America

examined cigarette retailers within a radius of 100 -250 meters around schools in Argentina, Brazil, Bolivia, Chile, and Peru, and their sale and promotion of flavored cigarettes. The results show that cigarette packs carrying flavor descriptors were freq
Institute for Global Tobacco Control (Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health)
added Jun 15, 2017 15:27
6 Views

Study: Tobacco Companies Are Marketing Flavored Cigarettes to Appeal to Children in Latin America; Countries Must Act to Protect Kids

Multinational tobacco companies are marketing a new generation of highly flavored tobacco products, like menthol, mint and fruit, that appeal to kids throughout Latin America. In many cases they are selling them near schools,
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jun 15, 2017 15:22
2 Views

Opioid Costs Push Struggling States to Dust Off Tobacco Strategy

State and local leaders fighting a worsening opioid-abuse epidemic are studying tactics used in the tobacco lawsuits of the 1990s, as they try to claw back billions from the companies who make and sell the powerful painkillers.
Bloomberg News
added Jun 14, 2017 21:10
8 Views

Tobacco is a Social Justice Issue: Why the LGBT Community is Among the Hardest Hit by Smoking

It is not an accident that smoking rates among lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender youth are twice the rate for the general population. For decades, African Americans, low-income neighborhoods, LGBTQ communities and those with mental illness have been
PR Newswire
added Jun 14, 2017 16:31
9 Views

America’s new tobacco crisis: The rich stopped smoking, the poor didn’t

As inequality in America continues expanding by many measures, smoking is a growing aspect of that divide that is a matter of life and death, with wealthier and more-educated Americans now largely spared the cost and deadly effects of the vice. Advocac
Washington Post
added Jun 14, 2017 13:51
19 Views

[Virginia] SWEDA: Snowflakes Are Found in 84 Degree Richmond: The 2017 Altria Group Annual Shareholders Meeting

I was able to begin the Question and Answer session..."do you understand why there are shareholders who believe that the tobacco litigation problem is no longer simply ‘manageable’?” Mr. Barrington’s response was, while acknowledging these and other rece
Public Health Advocacy Institute (PHAI)
added Jun 12, 2017 14:36
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines