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[Asia, Pakistan] SBP requested to ban tobacco use in banks

The Ministry of National Health Services has approached the State Bank of Pakistan to enforce tobacco control laws in banks to prevent the world’s largest cause of deaths in the country, said an official on Saturday.
The Nation (pk)
added Dec 3, 2017 03:06
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[UK, New York] Gifts Tied to Opioid Sales Invite a Question: Should Museums Vet Donors?

donors sometimes give hefty amounts to institutions in an effort to shift attention from business practices that may strike some as unsavory.... In the 1980s, for example, antismoking groups denounced the Joffrey Ballet and other institutions for acceptin
New York Times
added Dec 1, 2017 16:52
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[Europe, UK] ACS calls on ministers to consider retail impact of tobacco track and trace regulations

The Association of Convenience Stores (ACS) has written to a senior politician to raise concerns about the impact of the upcoming tobacco ‘track and trace’ regulations on retailers. The ‘track and trace’ proposals contained in the EU Revised Tobacco Pro
Talking Retail (uk)
added Dec 1, 2017 15:33
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How Do Tobacco Power Walls Influence Adolescents? A Study of Mediating Mechanisms.

Conclusions: The tobacco power wall increases adolescents’ smoking risk, and this effect is partly explained by the effect of the power wall on adolescents’ perceptions of how normative smoking is. (
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology
added Dec 1, 2017 02:29
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[New York] CALVIN: Convenience store group: Hazy logic behind push for 'Tobacco 21' (Commentary)

we refused the sale 97.2 percent of the time. Statewide, compliance is only 95 percent. We don't expect applause; it's our job. But neither do we expect the county government to knowingly take legitimate business away from us by enacting a policy based o
Syracuse (NY) Post-Standard
added Nov 30, 2017 05:03
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[UK] BRIEF-Japan Tobacco says uncollectible or delayed receivables of up to 148 mln pounds

* Says concern of uncollectible or delayed receivables of up to 148 million pounds(about 22.1 billion yen) from the United Kingdom-based Palmer & Harvey(Holdings)Plc, which is engaged in wholesale business
Reuters
added Nov 30, 2017 21:45
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UK supermarkets say won't run out of cigarettes after P&H's collapse

Britain’s major supermarkets sought to reassure smokers on Wednesday that the collapse of Palmer & Harvey (P&H), the UK’s biggest tobacco distributor, would not lead to shortages of cigarettes.
Reuters
added Nov 30, 2017 21:45
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Figuring Out the Future of Tobacco

FDA has really told the market, out with the old and in with the new when it comes to tobacco. According to BAT/RJR Investor Day presentation, 46% of smoking consumers are open to change and are looking for products to better suit their desires. These new
Convenience Store Decisions
added Nov 30, 2017 15:39
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Tobacco industry admissions should strengthen global resolve on tobacco control

“But by being ordered by the courts to issue these corrective statements in American newspapers and on TV stations, the industry itself has been forced to come clean and acknowledge once and for all that its tobacco products kill.”
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Nov 29, 2017 17:12
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[UK] Food wholesaler crashes with loss of 2,500 jobs / Failure of Palmer & Harvey is ‘devastating blow’

The grocery sector was facing a grim start to the Christmas trading season last night after a food and tobacco wholesaler with annual sales of more than £4 billion collapsed into administration with the loss of about 2,500 jobs.
Times Of London (uk)
added Nov 29, 2017 17:09
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