Headlines Tagged with Altria/Philip Morris — 15,254 headlines found
released cheaper versions of its IQOS “heat not burn” products in Japan on Tuesday as it tries to revive sales and ward off competition from other alternatives to conventional cigarettes.
Oct 22, 2018 Reuters
added Oct 23, 2018 16:14
Hold My Light is about giving up cigarettes for 30 days. If you do it for a month, you’re five times more likely to do it for good*. And it introduces support from the people around you, which could increase your chance of succeeding. Here’s how it works
Oct 23, 2018 Hold My Light (PMI)
added Oct 23, 2018 16:11
The wraparound advertisement covering Monday’s Daily Mirror tabloid is part of Philip Morris’s 2 million pound ($2.61 million) “Hold My Light” campaign, in which the world’s biggest international tobacco company is pushing a 30-day challenge for people t
Oct 22, 2018 Reuters
added Oct 23, 2018 16:08
[UK] Backlash as world's biggest tobacco firm launches £2million campaign to help smokers kick the habit and switch to vaping
Philip Morris International, which makes Marlboro cigarettes, are behind the initiative to encourage people to quit smoking for at least a month. But health charities have slammed the move as 'staggering hypocrisy' and 'PR puff', saying the company is o
Oct 22, 2018 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 23, 2018 15:59
Gillibrand helped craft a momentous victory for the tobacco industry... After becoming a politician, Gillibrand downplayed her role as a lawyer...accepted nearly $20,000 in campaign donations from the tobacco industry in her congressional campaign.
Oct 20, 2018 Artvoice
added Oct 22, 2018 17:31
"This is a staggering hypocrisy," it said, pointing out the firm still promotes smoking outside the UK. "The best way Philip Morris could help people to stop smoking is to stop making cigarettes," George Butterworth, Cancer Research UK's tobacco policy
Oct 22, 2018 BBC Online
added Oct 22, 2018 16:57
But charities claimed the move was just a way to circumvent tobacco advertising laws and to promote its range of smoking alternatives, including e-cigarettes and “heat not burn” tobacco products.
Oct 22, 2018 The Independent (uk)
added Oct 22, 2018 16:56
Philip Morris sells 800 billion cigarettes around the world each year but is seeking to boost sales of what it claims are less harmful alternatives, such as e-cigarettes and tobacco heaters.
Oct 21, 2018 Times Of London (uk)
added Oct 22, 2018 16:49
the campaign, called Hold My Light, is an "important next step" in the company's path to "ultimately stop selling cigarettes". But Cancer Research UK said the company is only trying to promote its smoking alternatives such as e-cigarettes and heated toba
Oct 22, 2018 Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Oct 22, 2018 16:48
In developed countries, tobacco companies are investing in less harmful alternatives to conventional cigarettes, while in many developing nations, they're advertising classic cigarettes as always.... Are politicians bribed by the tobacco industry? Not of
Oct 12, 2018 Australian Financial Review (au)
added Oct 21, 2018 00:27