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[UK] Youth deterrent to curb smoking ‘being ignored’ ($$)

the number of test purchases carried out by officials fell by two thirds in some local authorities. Its figures suggest that five out of six authorities had reduced test purchases over the past five years amid budget cuts. The industry accused the governm
Times Of London (uk)
added Aug 1, 2014 10:27
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[UK] Imperial seeks to boost illicit trade reports with new film

has created a short film to highlight the dangers of the illicit tobacco trade to retailers and encourage more widespread reporting. Part of Imperial's "Suspect it? Report it!" campaign, the film can be accessed via the Imperial Tobacco trade website ww
Convenience Store (uk)
added Aug 1, 2014 10:24
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[UK] Imperial seeks to boost illicit trade reports with new film

has created a short film to highlight the dangers of the illicit tobacco trade to retailers and encourage more widespread reporting. Part of Imperial's "Suspect it? Report it!" campaign, the film can be accessed via the Imperial Tobacco trade website ww
Convenience Store (uk)
added Aug 1, 2014 10:23
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[Georgia] Gulfstream to go tobacco-free in Savannah

More and more companies are going smoke free, and now Gulfstream employees tell WTOC that they've been told smoking will be banned from their workplace effective January 1, 2015, and that includes e-cigarettes.
WTOC - TV (Savannah, GA)
added Jul 31, 2014 12:55
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[Asia] Govt of India is the biggest tobacco offender – and the biggest investor in ITC

Consider this for irony. The government taxes cigarettes heavily. But it is government that is most invested in ITC, India's largest cigarette maker. Government is taxing its own biggest investment, but benefits from both.
Firstpost.com (in)
added Jul 31, 2014 12:53
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[UK] Essentra Growth Accelerates on Tobacco Filters and E-Cigarettes

Essentra Plc (ESNT), the U.K. manufacturer of items from toothpaste tubes to packaging tape, reported an acceleration in revenue growth as it sold improved cigarette filters and said it plans more acquisitions.
Business Week/Bloomberg
added Jul 31, 2014 12:49
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[Korea - South] Patents Granted For 22nd Century Group’s Technology to Virtually Eliminate Nicotine in Tobacco Plants

(USPTO) on July 29, 2014 and the Korean Intellectual Property Office on July 23, 2014, each granted a patent to the Company for its NBB technology that virtually eliminates nicotine in the tobacco plant. The resulting tobacco plants are planted, grown, h
Business Wire
added Jul 31, 2014 12:33
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Ex-First Couple’s Defense in Virginia: The State of Their Union

In exchange for Mr. Williams’s largess, prosecutors charge that Mr. McDonnell arranged for him to pitch his product ... and that the first couple tried to help Mr. Williams set up scientific studies of a Star Scientific dietary supplement, Anatabloc, at V
New York Times
added Jul 31, 2014 08:52
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Readers Respond to the Editorial Series on Marijuana

“We are now waking up to the serious consequences of tobacco use. ..." Readers were also concerned about the possibility that the end of prohibition would create a Big Cannabis industry in the vein of Big Tobacco.
New York Times Blogs
added Jul 31, 2014 08:48
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LETTER: Climate change deniers follow Big Tobacco strategy

Echoing Big Tobacco strategy and his own earlier letter, David Klein's latest denial (July 20 letter) could have been written by McCann-Erickson, Tobacco's flack-house (presently Big Coal's and Big Oil's). The fingerprints match:
Billings (MT) Gazette
added Jul 31, 2014 00:52
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