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Invisible smoke: third-party endorsement and the resurrection of heat-not-burn tobacco products [FREE FULL TEXT]

Endorsement by high-impact medical journals and health authorities may be critical in helping heat-not-burn’ products succeed where previous attempts have failed. Conflicts of interest influenced these endorsements in the past. Health leaders and academic
Tobacco Control
added Jun 7, 2018 06:00
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Could Altria Be a Millionaire-Maker Stock?

The ultimate problem is that heated tobacco products are more likely to replace cigarette smoking than they are to bring a new segment of consumers into the fold. ...with its primary business in secular decline, Altria is not a millionaire-maker stock.
Motley Fool
added May 28, 2018 16:13
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[Canada] Monique Keiran: The wheels of Big Tobacco turn slowly

The industry’s shift in product investment and marketing strategy began more than 10 years ago, according to an analysis of tobacco company Philip Morris’s previously secret, internal documents that was published May 1.
Victoria (BC) Times Colonist (ca)
added May 27, 2018 15:25
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[China] BAT invests in Chinese venture capital fund in quest for new innovative products

British American Tobacco PLC’s quest to develop innovative tobacco products has led the manufacturing giant to make its first investment in a venture capital fund. The company, which owns Reynolds American Inc., confirmed Tuesday that it is participatin
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added May 24, 2018 15:57
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Special Report: Philip Morris device knows a lot about your smoking habit

The tobacco giant is already building a database of iQOS customers who register with the company. And it has developed a software application that could take things a step further. The initiative, if allowed by regulators, could extract information abou
Reuters
added May 15, 2018 15:49
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Philip Morris' new e-cigarette collects data on its users - but the tobacco giant claims it is only used 'to control temperature and malfunctions'

In seeking regulatory approval for a new smoking device called iQOS, Philip Morris International Inc is claiming the electronic gadget is less likely to cause disease than traditional cigarettes. But the iQOS holds another, less obvious advantage over
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 15, 2018 15:45
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GAMBLE BACKFIRES: Tobacco company’s $4.5 billion fail

in recent years, the industry has been able to push through price increases to make up for falling volumes - boosting profits and stock prices. That has enabled big investments aimed at developing smoking alternatives, like e-cigarette devices and other g
Toowoomba Newspapers Pty Ltd (au)
added Apr 23, 2018 13:54
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The London Report: UK-listed tobacco groups join slump

British American Tobacco and Imperial Brands slumped after Philip Morris said sales growth had slowed for its heated tobacco pipe, which raised fresh doubts about whether the companies’ next-generation products can compensate for declining cigarette sale
Financial Times (uk)
added Apr 19, 2018 16:42
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Many Teens Don't Know Juul Contains Addictive Nicotine

The new study found that 25 percent of survey respondents aged 15 to 24 recognized a Juul e-cigarette device when shown a photo of the product. Among those who recognized it, 23 percent said use of the product is called "Juuling," suggesting the product
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Apr 19, 2018 03:12
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Research letter: On the popularity of the USB flash drive-shaped electronic cigarette Juul

The purpose of this letter is to describe initial observations of recent Juul-related messages on two different social networks (Twitter and Reddit) and traditional media.
Tobacco Control
added Apr 14, 2018 01:44
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