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YEE: How This Anti-Smoking Campaign Is Going After Ad Agencies

Advertising firms certainly can do lot of good in the world, such as helping promote healthier behaviors and products as evidenced by the work of Edelman with the CVS campaigns. Vital Strategies is hoping that the #QuitBigTobacco campaign gets more ad fi
Forbes
added Jun 5, 2018 16:24
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WILSON: Big Tobacco’s smoke and mirrors revived by Pruitt’s science transparency policy

Big Tobacco realized the best chance of avoiding regulation lay not in attempting to combat each study as it came out, but rather in changing the standards to which those studies were held. To do this, they sought to use transparency and reproducibility
The Hill
added Jun 4, 2018 22:02
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Exposure to the Tobacco Power Wall Increases Adolescents’ Willingness to Use E-cigarettes in the Future

This experimental study builds upon prior research to show that exposure to the tobacco power wall at retail point-of-sale similarly increases adolescents' willingness to use e-cigarettes in the future. Efforts to regulate the visibility of the tobacco po
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jun 5, 2018 22:42
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New Devices Present Opportunity for Long-Time Smokers

some smokers are trying new devices and technologies to cut down—or quit all together. In the vaping category, closed-system e-cigarettes are gaining traction for more closely mimicking the experience of smoking combustible cigarettes.
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Jun 6, 2018 01:39
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[UK] Thousands of pounds worth of illegal tobacco seized in Tower Hamlets

Tower Hamlets Council’s Trading Standards Officers and detection dogs found £8,000 worth of illegal tobacco hidden inside cereal boxes, coat pockets and behind display panels during a recent two-day operation.
Brit Bangla (uk)
added Jun 4, 2018 15:23
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VIDEO: New York City hikes pack of cigarettes to $13, highest in US

The number of places you can buy them will also be going down, under legislation signed by Mayor Bill de Blasio last August. The new minimum price law makes New York the most expensive place in the U.S. to buy cigarettes. Officials with the Department
WABC-TV Ch. 7
added Jun 2, 2018 10:14
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Hollywood silent on request to give R rating to movies with smoking

[AHA] and 16 other health and medical groups bought trade ads and sent a letter to the six major movie studios...Walt Disney Studios announced it was ending smoking in all its youth-rated movies. Still, onscreen smoking persists at the other five studios
American Heart Association (AHA)
added Jun 1, 2018 15:03
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‘Frivolous Lawsuit Conspiracy’ Whistleblowers Wanted, Potential $100,000 Reward

John Uustal...book, “Corporate Serial Killers,” he tells the story of his fight for a woman whose life was destroyed by smoking, and how the system conspired to deprive his ailing client of the money that could have saved her life, through a lung transpla
Whistleblower News Review
added Jun 1, 2018 14:57
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2018 SOI: Cigarette Sales

Cigarettes supplied 28.6% share of inside sales, retaining its perennial position as the largest in-store category for c-stores. However, this share has slipped from nearly 37% in 2011, according to NACS figures. Monthly sales rose 2.4% in 2017, with gros
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Jun 6, 2018 01:39
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Cigarette Smugglers Stub C-Store Sales

Both cases are examples of the nation’s burgeoning cigarette black market. What the news bites don’t reveal is the impact such illegal activities have on convenience stores’ tobacco profit margins. The cigarettes in question are considered smuggled becau
Convenience Store Decisions
added Jun 2, 2018 10:36
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