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[Australia] Will diseased livers soon be plastered on beer bottles? Lawyer claims fast food and alcohol will be next to feature graphic cigarette packet-style health warnings

Benjamin Rubinstein, a senior partner at law firm Herbert Smith Freehills, said changes to tobacco labelling often preceded changes to packaging on other products, Fairfax reported. Mr Rubinstein said health warnings on alcohol and junk food could be int
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 28, 2015 11:25
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[Asia-pacific, Australia, USA] Alcohol, junk food next plain packaging targets, lawyer warns

Herbert Smith Freehills ...is taking on the World Trade Organisation on behalf of British American Tobacco over plain packaging and warning labels on tobacco packaging, has told Fairfax Media that tobacco is often the "canary in the coal mine" for changes
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Jul 27, 2015 10:59
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CHAPMAN: Should a hunger charity accept support from a tobacco company?

a tweet from @CareersatBAT about how British American Tobacco South Africa had packed 200,000 meals of donated food for the Million Meal Challenge being run by Stop Hunger Now Southern Africa.
Tobacco Control Journal blogs
added Jul 27, 2015 10:15
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[Africa] Kenyan tobacco firm BAT says H1 pretax profit up 8 pct

said on Thursday it posted an 8 percent rise in its first half pretax profit to 2.77 billion shillings ($27.53 million), helped by improved sales and a favourable exchange rate on export sales.
Reuters
added Jul 25, 2015 19:16
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[Canada] Quebec Provisional Execution order cancelled

Three Quebec Court of Appeal judges unanimously cancelled the order after Imperial Tobacco Canada and the other defendants argued there was no legal basis for the provisional execution order. The provisional execution order was imposed by the Superior C
British American Tobacco (BAT)
added Jul 25, 2015 12:21
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[UK, North Carolina] Roadshow: Reynolds plans presentation to investors in London

is taking its next round of investor presentations to London, hometown of its largest shareholder British American Tobacco Ltd. Reynolds said today in a brief statement that management team representatives from the parent company and subsidiaries will dis
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 24, 2015 20:35
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ARCHIVE: EDITORIAL: The ethics of the cash register: taking tobacco research dollars [FREE FULL TEXT]

But, if BAT cannot admit that its products are lethal, then it is the antithesis of a responsible corporation. How, then, can it help Nottingham University answer subtle questions about ethical business practice? BAT can provide the funds, but it ca
Tobacco Control
added Jul 23, 2015 17:39
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[Africa] Kenyan tobacco firm BAT says H1 pretax profit up 8 pct

said its gross turnover was up 3 percent to 17.35 billion shillings, while its earnings per share rose to 19.41 shillings from 17.93 shillings in the first half of 2014.
Reuters
added Jul 23, 2015 15:46
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[California] New Study Claims E-Cigarette Vapor No More Dangerous Than Air

“Decades ago, the tobacco industry tried to fool us into believing that filtered cigarettes were a healthier alternative to traditional cigarettes, and now they’re making the same claims about e-cigarettes,” said Leno. He went on to claim that the tobacc
The Daily Caller (blog)
added Jul 18, 2015 14:22
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[Africa] Where are the women in Uganda’s boardrooms?

Dr. Maggie Kigozi sits on several corporate boards. Among others, she is a non-executive director at British American Tobacco and Crown Beverages. Her rise in the corporate boardrooms is attributed to hard work, networking, influence, enterprise and suc
Daily Monitor (ug)
added Jul 18, 2015 13:01
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