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Iowa smoking opponents ask Hy-Vee to end tobacco sales

A statewide group of health professionals and tobacco opponents used Thursday’s Great American Smokeout observance to launch a campaign calling on Hy-Vee to end the sale of tobacco products, including e-cigarettes, at any of its stores that have a pharmac
Sioux City (IA) Journal
added Nov 21, 2014 23:35
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[Iowa] Hy-Vee should quit selling cigarettes, smoking foes say

Anti-smoking activists are calling on Iowa's largest grocery chain to quit selling cigarettes and other tobacco products at stores that include pharmacies or health clinics. The move would help Hy-Vee demonstrate its professed interest in customers' hea
Des Moines (IA) Register
added Nov 21, 2014 23:33
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[Iowa] Group calls on Hy-Vee stores to end tobacco sales

The Iowa Tobacco Prevention Alliance launched a campaign asking Hy-Vee, Inc. to ban products such as cigarettes, chewing tobacco and e-cigarettes at stores with pharmacies and clinics. As a practical matter, such a policy would cover nearly all of the ch
AP - Associated Press
added Nov 21, 2014 23:31
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Colorado hospital giant Centura Health to stop hiring tobacco users

One of Colorado's largest health care systems, Centura Health, joined a national trend Thursday by announcing it won't hire tobacco users after Dec. 31, yet questions remain about discriminating against employees to create healthier workplaces.
Denver (CO) Post
added Nov 21, 2014 01:08
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Massachusetts Town Votes to End Bid for Tobacco Ban

at its regular meeting Wednesday afternoon, the board voted 2 to 1 to rescind the proposal, saying it had already heard the town’s objections loud and clear. “The town is not in favor of the proposal, and therefore I am not in favor of the proposal,” Ed
New York Times
added Nov 20, 2014 12:06
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[UK] JTI removes gantries from two London retailers over illicit tobacco sales

The tobacco manufacturer removed the display equipment from Stones Newsagents in Lewisham and Little Health Supermarket in Greenwich after it discovered both stores had been prosecuted and fined for supplying the illegitimate products.
The Grocer (uk)
added Nov 20, 2014 11:57
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[UK] Merchants of Doubt film exposes slick US industry behind climate denial

Kenner’s film is about deception and profiles many of the charming and always smiling professional deceivers who work for the tobacco, chemical, pharmaceutical, and fossil fuel...tobacco industry used media-friendly pseudo-experts, doctored ‘science’ stud
The Guardian (uk)
added Nov 20, 2014 09:55
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Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) 2014 Morgan Stanley Global Consumer & Retail Conference

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Philip Morris International (ch)
added Nov 19, 2014 15:26
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BASULTO: Why the dangers of secondhand smoke could change the innovation dynamics of the marijuana industry

We’re so focused on the potential economic benefits of a potential $40 billion annual business that we haven’t focused enough on the potential health risks. That’s where the latest research presented by the American Heart Association,
The Washington Post
added Nov 18, 2014 10:39
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[UK] Value of county council’s tobacco shares increase despite a review of the investment plan

Four months after members of Suffolk County Council voted overwhelmingly to end its pension fund investment in tobacco companies, the value of its shareholding in them has risen significantly. And it holds more shares in tobacco companies than it did in
East Anglian Daily Times (uk)
added Nov 18, 2014 09:47
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