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New York Puts UPS's Culture on Trial in $873M Cigarette Case

Over an eight-day federal civil trial headed for closing arguments Wednesday, city and state officials have argued that Atlanta-based United Parcel Service Inc., the nation's largest delivery company, had a corporate culture that favored sales opportunit
AP - Associated Press
added Nov 2, 2016 06:38
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[UK] Are you legally allowed a smoking break?

The truth is, workers over 18 in the UK are only legally entitled to ONE type of break while at work - and it has nothing to do with going for a cigarette. The ‘rest break’ allows employees to have one uninterrupted 20 minute break, if they work for mor
Liverpool Daily Post & Echo (uk)
added Nov 1, 2016 14:02

[UK-Northern Ireland] Wrightbus to buy Gallahers tobacco plant in Ballymena

The agreement with Japan Tobacco International (JTI) will enable Wrightbus to expand it already sizeable operations in the Co Antrim town.
The Irish News (uk)
added Oct 31, 2016 18:33

The Growth in Cigarette Alternatives

Many substitutes have been created to help individuals quit smoking cigarettes, such as herbal cigarettes, e-cigs, vaping, specialized gum, and many other ways. ... CV Sciences Inc. is currently in development of Cannabidiol-based potential U.S. Food and
PR Newswire
added Oct 31, 2016 17:05

[Russia] Fines for anti-tobacco law violations amount to $1.5 million in 2016

In total 9,500 persons were fined. Since November 2013, about 40,000 violators have subjected to administrative liability including 4,200 companies...The antismoking law, which bans smoking in public, in particular in government buildings, healthcare and
Russian Legal Information Agency (RAPSI) (ru)
added Oct 31, 2016 15:46

Big Tobacco hooking kids in Ukraine

81 percent (376 out of 460 points of sale) of supermarkets, convenience stores and kiosks sold tobacco products; 96 percent of these used aggressive marketing displays, putting tobacco products in or near the cashier zone and next to sweets and snacks w
Framework Convention Alliance (ch)
added Nov 5, 2016 13:44

[New York] Cigarettes Online Store Brings Premium Cigarettes at Cheap Prices for People around the World is a cheap online supplier of cigarettes from several popular brands. The online store supplies some healthy formulated cigarettes at the best prices, allowing customers to lead a healthy and American lifestyle, without comp
added Oct 31, 2016 01:42

[UK] Do you want your savings to go into selling cigarettes?

Are you happy with 5% of every penny you save going into selling cigarettes?... it is now Britain’s fourth biggest company. That means anyone investing in a FTSE All Share tracker will have 4% of their money in BAT, or 5% via a FTSE 100 index tracker.
The Guardian (uk)
added Oct 29, 2016 15:47

Remembering Candy Cigarettes, Big Tobacco’s Most Evil Way to Turn Children Into Smokers

Big Tobacco often looked the other way as its names and logos popped up in candy aisles around the nation. "Not too bad an advertisement" a lawyer for Brown & Williamson once conceded to a candymaker. Some tobacco execs even supplied art specs for use on
Mother Jones Magazine
added Oct 29, 2016 14:46

[North Carolina] Tobacco Out, Organics In

The organic strawberries, kale and greens were grown on land that once supported tobacco, but is now transitioning to organic produce as a result of the 2004 Tobacco Transition Payment Program. But TTPP dollars did more than change the economics of indiv
Iowa Public Television
added Oct 29, 2016 16:10
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