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[Canada] Marlboro maker Altria in talks with Canadian pot grower Aphria

is in talks to acquire an equity stake in Canadian cannabis grower Aphria Inc., multiple sources say. Details of Altria’s proposed investment in Aphria are still being finalized, said the sources, who were granted anonymity because they were not authoriz
Globe and Mail (ca)
added Oct 12, 2018 16:31
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Now you can vape VITAMINS - but should you? 'Absolutely not,' warns expert who says inhaling nutrients is pointless if not dangerous

a few brands are trying to jump on the wellness bandwagon. These companies sell $10-$30 devices that, they claim, have e-liquids loaded with vitamins like B-12 for you to vape instead of nicotine and flavoring. But experts caution that breathing reall
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 12, 2018 16:10
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From tax discs to cars with wind-up windows: The motoring features that were ubiquitous just 20 years ago and are now all but obsolete

There was a time when all new cars had an ashtray - and most had more than one, with the more luxurious the car the more spots for cigarette ends on offer. And those owned by smokers tended to be heavily used. Now, with tighter smoking regulations, some
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 12, 2018 00:37
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[UK] Experts threaten public health body over link to drink industry

Hundreds of top academics have threatened to stop advising Public Health England unless it abandons plans to work with the alcohol industry... Leading experts in drinking, smoking, obesity and cancer, whose work underpins official policies, say they are l
Times Of London (uk)
added Oct 11, 2018 17:27
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Juul surpasses Facebook as fastest startup to reach decacorn status

With its latest fundraising round first reported by Bloomberg this summer, Juul Labs crossed the decacorn threshold (a valuation of over $10 billion) by earning a $15 billion valuation just seven months after its first VC round. According to funding data
Yahoo Finance (uk)
added Oct 11, 2018 16:36
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[Canada] The maker of Marlboro cigarettes is reportedly in talks to buy a stake in Canadian cannabis producer Aphria (MO)

Aphria, a Canadian-based cannabis producer, rallied more than 16% Wednesday after a report said that Altria, the maker of Marlboro cigarettes, was in talks to buy a minority stake in the company, the Globe & Mail reported, citing unidentified people fami
Business Insider
added Oct 11, 2018 13:29
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Malaysia to ban smoking at all restaurants, hawker stalls from Jan 1, deputy health minister says

Malaysia will enforce a smoking ban on restaurants, coffee shops and hawker stalls nationwide from Jan 1, Sin Chew Daily cited Deputy Health Minister Lee Boon Chye as saying on Thursday (Oct 11). The ban will cover all air-conditioned and non-air-conditi
Straits Times (sg)
added Oct 11, 2018 13:28
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[Canada] Jack Knox: Why do the billionaire Koch brothers care about our pot?

Who is this Consumer Choice Center, and why is it so concerned about Victoria’s disadvantaged dopers?... Its funders include Japan Tobacco International and conservative groups tied to the U.S. billionaire Koch brothers. Got to admit it’s touching to thi
Victoria (BC) Times Colonist (ca)
added Oct 10, 2018 02:45
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[Europe] Financial Sector Pledges To Stop Funding Tobacco Industry

A number of financial institutions have joined forces with public health leaders to fill in the “missing piece” of the puzzle and put an end to providing financing, insurance and investment to the tobacco industry....The “Tobacco-Free Finance Pledge” was
EurActiv
added Oct 9, 2018 19:34
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[Nevada] TPE 2019 Announces New Tradeshow Details

Bringing together the best people, companies and products in the tobacco, vapor and alternative accessory business, TPE 2019 is already a must-attend event... That’s why the Tobacco Media Group (TMG), parent company of TPE, is even more pleased to announ
Convenience Store Decisions
added Oct 9, 2018 19:26
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