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Kenyans smoked 700 million fake cigarettes last year with billions going up in smoke

BAT’s Area Head of Security John Evans Monday told a forum on illicit trade in Nairobi that about 700 million fake cigarettes were sold locally last year and said corruption in government was to blame, even as the government announced a multi-sectoral ag
Business Insider
added Apr 5, 2018 19:46
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Recharging the E-Cigarette Market

“The disposable was the king of the hill, but the cartridge version is now firmly in the lead,” said Ray Story, CEO of the Tobacco Vapor Electronic Cigarette Association...popularity of {BAT]'s VUSE, which began taking command of market share in late 201
Convenience Store Decisions
added Apr 5, 2018 00:28
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[New Zealand] Dairy owners criticise tobacco giant for not doing enough

An Auckland dairy owner, who spoke to the Herald anonymously for fear of repercussions felt British American Tobacco withheld promised rebates based on their performance and tied retailers into what they felt were one-sided contracts. But BATNZ strongly
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Mar 30, 2018 00:15
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[Nigeria] 10, 000 Jobs At Risk Over Hike In Alcohol Excise Duty – Labour

The increase in excise duty on alcoholic beverages and tobacco products might lead to a loss of 10,000 jobs, says the Union of Food Beverage and Tobacco Employees, (NUFBTE)...BAT, has just decided to make Nigeria its African headquarters where all its pro
Concise News (ng)
added Mar 27, 2018 15:20
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[New Zealand] Tobacco Industry Turf War Misses the Point

"It’s clear from these allegations that the tobacco industry is feeling the pinch of reduced revenues through decline in smoking rates and we need to make sure they don’t find a way to reestablish themselves as part of our communities. A smokefree generat
Scoop (nz)
added Mar 26, 2018 15:47
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VAPING WON'T STAIN TEETH UNLIKE CIGARETTES, NEW STUDY SUGGESTS

Scientists from the [BAT] conducted a study that examined teeth exposed to cigarette smoke and teeth subjected to vaping over a two-week period. The results were presented at the American Association for Dental Research's annual conference.
Newsweek
added Mar 26, 2018 15:25
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[New Zealand] National MP Jonathan Coleman quits politics to run Acurity private hospital

criticism for accepting an invite to British American Tobacco's corporate box and smoking a cigar at a U2 concert. Coleman apologised and accepted it was wrong for an associate health spokesman to be seen smoking. "I didn't even get to finish the thing
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Mar 23, 2018 15:05
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[New Zealand] Big tobacco firms clash in NZ

Philip Morris (New Zealand) is suing British American Tobacco (New Zealand), alleging its larger rival is breaching competition law by locking retailers into contracts designed to preserve its dominance in a $2.5 billion market.
Scoop (nz)
added Mar 22, 2018 15:34
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No menthol cigarettes? FDA begins review on flavorings in tobacco and nicotine products

The flavorings initiative is a key issue for the tobacco industry given that Newport, owned by British American Tobacco Plc, is the No. 2 selling U.S. traditional cigarette. Menthol styles, which are mint-flavored, have proven controversial for decades
Greensboro (NC) News & Record
added Mar 20, 2018 17:39
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[UK] Big tobacco keeps tabs on growth of vaping

only 100,000 new vapers in 2017 compared with 800,000 in 2014, and the total number of UK ecigarette users has plateaued...BAT and PMI point to two explanations for the vaping slowdown: first, public perception of ecigarettes is worsening. Compared with t
Financial Times (uk)
added Mar 16, 2018 15:09
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