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[California] Anti-Smoking Researchers Target Hipsters. And Yes, They Know Who You Are.

researchers have begun creating Facebook smoking cessation groups under the banner of a “brand”...an anti-smoking brand called “Commune,” specifically targeting the nation’s ample supply of hipsters. What the brand is “selling” is the desire not to smo
KQED (San Francisco, CA)
added Dec 2, 2016 17:42
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Marlboro Black Lures Millennials Who Shunned Cowboy Image

The lower-priced cigarette offers what the company calls a “bold, modern take” on Marlboro—think tattoos, black jeans and motorcycles...It is marketed to young adults with direct mail that looks more like a VIP party invitation—black, rimmed with white—t
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Dec 2, 2016 05:18
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[UK] 'EMBARRASSMENT' St Helens to rename their ground from Langtree Park to the Totally Wicked Stadium after latest sponsorship deal

The club will continue to let supporters vape throughout matches as the club insist they are committed to support fans ‘that wish to switch from smoking to a significantly less harmful alternative.’
The Sun (uk)
added Dec 1, 2016 12:53
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Butch Meriwether: The Marlboro man was killed by a smoking disease and other tobacco truths

It is well known that R.J. Reynolds Tobacco and Philip Morris Company, in addition to other tobacco companies, paid movie stars thousands of dollars, as well as supplying them with free cigarettes, to promote their products on and off-screen. The relati
Todays News Herald (Lake Havasu City, AZ)
added Nov 29, 2016 16:50
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[Canada] Smoke-Free Alberta asks: Why hasn't all of the Smoking Reduction Act been enacted?

A letter Monday from the Campaign for a Smoke-Free Alberta to Health Minister Sarah Hoffman asks why the NDP Government continues to put off full implementation of the Tobacco and Smoking Reduction Act, passed three years ago by the Progressive Conservat
rabble.ca
added Nov 28, 2016 01:22
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Principles of Tobacco Control: Extinguishing the Habit [FREE FULL TEXT]

explores the history of tobacco as well as today’s issues—from the rise of novel tobacco products such as e-cigarettes to regulations surrounding tobacco’s use, marketing and other aspects of industry behavior...Dr. Michael Eriksen, an international exper
iTunes
added Nov 26, 2016 02:19
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[Asia] HOW DO CIGARETTE COMPANIES TARGET CHILDREN IN PAKISTAN?

A national survey conducted by TheNetwork for Consumer Protection on Thursday revealed that the multinational cigarette manufacturing companies are systematically targeting children as young as six-year-old by using aggressive marketing techniques includi
Business Recorder (pk)
added Nov 26, 2016 02:04
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[Canada] Saskatchewan vaping community concerned about upcoming federal legislation

New rules could be on the way for those who smoke e-cigarettes in our country and not everybody is happy about them. Jules Knox reports on the mixed reaction from local residents.
GlobalTV (ca)
added Nov 26, 2016 01:17
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how big is big tobacco’s marketing budget?

[FTC] just released its cigarette and smokeless tobacco reports for 2014, which show that the top tobacco companies spent $8.49 billion marketing cigarettes and $600 million marketing smokeless tobacco. It may be hard to believe, but the report marks a de
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Nov 24, 2016 02:30
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[California, Illinois, New York] IN RE FONTEM US, INC. CONSUMER CLASS ACTION LITIGATION: PLAINTIFFS’ MEMORANDUM OF LAW IN SUPPORT OF MOTION FOR CLARIFICATION OR RECONSIDERATION . . . (PDF)

Plaintiffs respectfully submit that clarification is necessary to address an internal contradiction in the Order concerning preemption by the FDA’s Final Rule Deeming Tobacco Products to be Subject to the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act as Amende
Amazon CloudFront
added Nov 24, 2016 00:53
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