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[UK] Retailers at risk: Seven in 10 stores still selling branded tobacco

Exclusive research has found that 70% of retailers are risking prosecution as they aren't complying with new branded tobacco laws. Retail Express accompanied Islington trading standards on a series of shop visits just days after the EU Tobacco Products D
betterRetailing (uk)
added May 27, 2017 03:07
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[New York] Judge: UPS Must Pay $247M to NYC and State in Cigarette Case

Forrest handed down the penalty after finding the company liable in a civil case in federal court in Manhattan in March, saying the company ignored "red flags" that its brown trucks were being used to transport untaxed cigarettes from Indian reservations,
AP - Associated Press
added May 27, 2017 01:21
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[New York] U.S. court fines UPS $247 million over illegal cigarette shipments

judge ordered United Parcel Service Inc (NYSE:UPS) to pay nearly $247 million (191.8 million pounds) in damages and penalties for "illegally shipping" large volumes of untaxed cigarettes in New York state and City, a court filing showed on Thursday.
Reuters
added May 26, 2017 12:54
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Smoking Cessation and Nicotine De-Addiction Products Market Revenue Predicted to Go Up by 2021

The global market for smoking cessation and nicotine de-addiction products is increasing at a significant rate due to increasing awareness about the health complications associated with smoking and increasing adoption rate of smoking cessation and nicotin
SBWire
added May 27, 2017 15:35
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[Michigan] Conflict arises regarding Tobacco 21

However, a lawsuit by a local oil company has delayed the enforcement of the new ordinance. The lawsuit argues the legislation, which was approved by Genesee County Board of Commissioners Feb. 14, is in direct conflict with the Age of Majority Act, which
Burton (MI) View
added May 26, 2017 12:51
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[Africa, South Africa] Beyond Nicotine

The Beyond Nicotine corporate intervention approach, developed in South African and now exported to the USA and UK, centres around a 24-day guided programme, starting with an in-house 90 minute workshop and based on the science of neuro-plasticity and th
Engineering News (za)
added May 25, 2017 22:25
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BRIANT: Association Expands Focus on Local Tobacco Ordinances

Every tobacco retailer, wholesaler and manufacturer reading this article needs to understand the gravity of the movement by advocates to propose and lobby for the adoption of local retail tobacco ordinance restrictions. While the three states with the mos
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added May 25, 2017 00:16
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[Missouri] C-Stores Under Scrutiny After Tobacco Raid

“People walk into gas stations and you just see all the different tobacco products that they sell on top of being a kind of grocery, convenience store, going to almost a tobacco store/convenience store,” Aldridge said. Aldridge comments come in the
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added May 25, 2017 00:15
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NCH Healthcare System First Employer To Achieve Certified Blue Zones Worksite Status In Florida

designated NCH a smoke-free campus and a new policy in 2011 to no longer hire smokers. NCH continues to see a drop in its employee smoking rate, falling from 2.8 percent in 2015 to 1.3 percent in 2016. The smoking rate in Florida for the same time frame w
PR Newswire
added May 24, 2017 23:38
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[Finland] Finnish biotech firm claims breakthrough in smoking intervention

Biohit reveals that it received hundreds of enquiries following the publication of the results of a medical trial confirming that its Acetium lozenge is an effective, non-addictive means to quit smoking. The Helsinki-based biotechnology firm also saw it
Helsinki Times Oy (fi)
added May 24, 2017 23:24
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