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[UK] Open consultation: Tax treatment of heated tobacco products

The government is consulting on the tax treatment of heated tobacco products. E-cigarettes do not contain tobacco and so are not in scope.
added Mar 22, 2017 15:18

[Asia-pacific, Japan] BAT says strong demand for 'glo' smokeless tobacco

said demand for its "glo" tobacco heating device overwhelmed supply in its Japan test marketing, as global cigarette giants shift focus to the new product category amid declining smoking population. The "heat but not burn" tobacco is rapidly gaining popu
added Mar 17, 2017 16:11

[Europe, UK] On No Smoking Day the Chancellor must recognise a public health revolution that has already delivered a £96bn saving

We know that the Chancellor will be looking to impose a rise in tobacco excise; but it is vital that he ignores calls from the EU to treat vaping products in the same way. Evidence from other European Countries demonstrates that imposing excise duties on
UK Vaping Association (UKVIA) (uk)
added Mar 8, 2017 19:47

Smoking hot! Girls light up vape industry expo as they toke on latest electronic cigarettes in Russia

The Vapexpo Spb exhibition took place at the Lenexpo centre in Russia's second city, Saint Petersburg / The event offered electronic cigarette fans the chance to try out different brands of devices and e-liquids / Dedicated smokers showed off their skill
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 5, 2017 00:07

Harm Reduction Focus Report 2016 (PDF)

looks at the way in which the business has embraced the need to offer consumers a choice of new products, and how we are championing harm reduction and its potential to have a dramatic and positive effect on public health. Harm
British American Tobacco (BAT)
added Mar 1, 2017 16:45

[Asia, India] Punjab prohibits sale of processed, flavoured tobacco and nicotine products for 1 year

The Punjab Government has prohibited the manufacture, storage, sale or distribution of gutkha, pan masala, processed/flavoured/scented chewing tobacco and any other food products containing tobacco or nicotine as ingredients, whether packaged or unpackage
Chandigarh Tribune (in)
added Feb 22, 2017 17:11

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

Use of Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems Among Adolescents: Status of the Evidence and Public Health Recommendations [FREE FULL TEXT]

Many medical and health-related organizations have produced position statements concerning ENDS use, including among adolescents. This article summarizes the advantages and disadvantages of using ENDS espoused in these position statements, especially as t
Pediatric Annals
added Feb 16, 2017 00:26

FDA Creates Database for Grandfathered Tobacco Products

is making it easy to search tobacco products that fall under the grandfather clause. The FDA refers to a tobacco product that was commercially marketed — other than exclusively in test markets — in the United State as of Feb. 15, 2007, as a grandfathered
Convenience Store News
added Feb 8, 2017 03:22

[Asia-pacific] Japan Tobacco playing catch-up to Western peers

Japan Tobacco fell behind on the curve against international competitors when it came to the rollout of heated cigarettes, and now the company is paying the price in both its bottom line and the equity market. JT on Monday reported a 421.6 billion yen (
Nikkei Inc. (jp)
added Feb 7, 2017 17:55
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