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Big tobacco leans in on Colorado smoking tax fight

Altria Client Services...bolstered the "No on Amendment 72" coalition with a pair of $5 million donations. While proponents of the proposed amendment to the state constitution say the tax hike will help keep kids from smoking and tobacco use, the organi
Colorado Springs (CO) Gazette
added Oct 10, 2016 03:13

[Florida] Fort Lauderdale Law Firm Wins $9 Million Verdict Against Cigarette Companies

The jury found that Mr. Oshinsky was addicted to the nicotine in cigarettes and that his addiction caused his lung cancer in 1993 and his death in 2000. They found that he reasonably relied on statements and omissions made by Philip Morris USA, Inc. and R
added Oct 2, 2016 02:35

Florida Jury Finds For Defense In Tobacco Trial ($$)

in favor of Philip Morris USA Inc. in an Engle progeny suit after finding that a widow was unable to pursue claims against the tobacco company because her husband was not a citizen of Florida when his lung cancer manifested (Elsa Chacon v. Philip Morris U
Lexis Nexis
added Sep 30, 2016 22:26

[Asia-pacific, Singapore] Smuggled smokes: The real cost of contraband cigarettes

WECHAT may be a popular app used for chatting, but some of its users have found a more creative use for it: to peddle contraband cigarettes. In May this year, four Chinese nationals were jailed for peddling contraband cigarettes on WeChat. The peddlers
The Middle Ground (sg)
added Sep 30, 2016 12:55

[New Zealand] Beware 'heat not burn' tobacco devices, e-cigarette seller warns Ministry of Health

E-cigarette retailer Cosmic has warned the Government to beware of "heat not burn" tobacco devices....has written to the ministry calling for devices that "heat not burn" tobacco to be more tightly controlled than the e-cigarettes it sells, which deliver
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Sep 30, 2016 12:54

[Northern Marianas Islands] STEPHENS: Return of the Marlboro man

The Marlboro man lives on a higher plane. He’s always in his element because he’s always in Marlboro Country.... the world consumes 5 trillion cigarettes a year. The top three markets are China, Russia, and the U.S. As for me, as tempting as it is, I’ll
Saipan Tribune (mp)
added Sep 30, 2016 12:41

Philip Morris invests in cigarette alternative as smoking rates decline

“We are more confident than ever that these products have the potential to fundamentally transform our business,” Calantzopoulos said. The company says the move will allow it to reach the upper end of its forecast for the new business to add $700 millio
RT TV / TV Novosti (ru)
added Oct 5, 2016 14:53

[Asia, Pakistan] PMI lobbying to make cigarettes more affordable

is reportedly lobbying in the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) and government circles to create a new third slab of taxes to make the cigarettes cheaper in Pakistan... This would create serious health hazards and further popularise the fast growing trend of
Daily Times (pk)
added Sep 30, 2016 21:04

Philip Morris Sees $1.2 Billion Gain in Smoking Substitutes

to expand sales to more countries next year, aiming to lead the tobacco industry’s push into reduced-risk products that may eventually replace traditional smokes. The Marlboro maker has “increasing confidence” that it will reach the upper end of its forec
Bloomberg News
added Sep 30, 2016 12:28

[UK] Imperial Brands "on track" but cigarette packaging changes and end of Philip Morris International distribution agreement take their toll

The Winston and Gauloises maker is set to make £7.16bn in total tobacco revenue and total group adjusted profit of £3.51bn. This will be a 15 per cent year-on-year rise in both revenue and overall profit.
City A.M. (uk)
added Sep 30, 2016 12:26
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