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TEMPUS Tobacco: still in the habit of generating cash

Cigarette volumes may be in long-term decline, but BAT has proved adept at offsetting that with positive pricing and a firm grip on costs. This has made it a highly cash-generative business, enabling it to reward those not squeamish about buying tobacco
Times Of London (uk)
added Oct 31, 2017 01:37
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[UK] STURGIS: Could 'smokeless' cigarettes kill off vaping? ($$)

But tonight, instead of a pack of Marlboros, I take out something that looks like an iPhone, out of which pops a miniature fountain pen-shaped implement, and into this I click a stick of tobacco before taking a theatrical drag on the electronic gadget.
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Oct 30, 2017 14:40
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[UK] National roll-out plan for Heets

About 600 retail outlets in London, mainly independent c-stores, are now selling the Heets heated tobacco brand, with brand owner Philip Morris looking to make the products nationally available next year. One of the five News on the Wharf stores run by
Talking Retail (uk)
added Oct 30, 2017 02:05
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Philip Morris Bets on Heated Tobacco to Keep Things Rolling

Something new is helping make up the difference this year, though. Sales of heated tobacco products, which heat tobacco in water to create a vapor, and according to Philip Morris, reduce the risks associated with inhaling combustible products, have incre
Motley Fool
added Oct 29, 2017 18:31
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[Africa, UK, Zimbabwe] FT Health: The WHO’s screeching U-turn on Mugabe

Mr Tedros won widespread support to run the WHO thanks to his record as health minister of Ethiopia, but also because he had greater political experience than most of his rivals or predecessors. Yet his decision on Mr Mugabe was made without consulting s
Financial Times (uk)
added Oct 29, 2017 15:42
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Marlboro Brand Hurt by California’s Cigarette Tax Increase, Altria Says ($$)

With more than 50% of the state’s market, it was particularly sensitive to rise, CEO says
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Oct 27, 2017 17:02
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[Asia] PEIRIS: Tobacco industry-funded Foundation fits in a long-established and sinister pattern of corporate chicanery

[WHO] and other public health organizations and leaders around the world have publicly spoken out against Philip Morris International and its new Foundation for a Smoke-Free World...Here are excerpts from statements by the WHO and other public health orga
Asian Tribune
added Oct 27, 2017 15:00
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Why Tobacco Control still won’t publish tobacco industry funded work, even if the funding is laundered through PMI’s new ‘independent’ foundation

The tobacco industry will continue to exploit the harm reduction agenda to reposition itself as a legitimate stakeholder in health research and policy. Regardless of our individual views on the potential harms and benefits of emerging nicotine delivery d
Tobacco Control Journal blogs
added Oct 26, 2017 20:59
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STATEMENT FROM ASH EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR LAURENT HUBER ON NEW PMI FOUNDATION

Remembering the principle of the irreconcilable conflict to which we in public health adhere, and remembering the long history of tobacco industry lies, fraud and manipulation, it would be folly to take any action other than to condemn PMI’s foundational
ASH (Action on Smoking and Health) (us)
added Oct 26, 2017 20:45
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[California] Altria Profits From Higher Prices Even as Smoking Rates Drop

For Altria Group Inc., more expensive cigarettes have proven key to maintaining growth as tobacco volumes decline. The tobacco giant, which sells Marlboro products in the U.S., posted earnings that beat analysts’ estimates in the latest quarter -- even
Bloomberg News
added Oct 26, 2017 20:39
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