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FDA staff flags concerns about Pfizer's quit-smoking drug study

Pfizer Inc's trial data on Chantix, a drug to help people quit smoking, failed to impress U.S. Food and Drug Administration scientists, in a blow to the company's attempts to have a serious warning removed from the drug's label. The FDA staff, in a preli
Reuters
added Sep 12, 2016 16:07
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[Ireland] Fountain Healthcare invests in $47.6m stop smoking device

Chrono Therapeutics has developed a device that delivers nicotine through the skin in set doses at set intervals timed to coincide with the peak of the craving cycle. The success of the second round fundraising is a boost for Ireland’s Fountain Healthcar
Irish Times (ie)
added Sep 11, 2016 22:02
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Casey’s Cigarette Sales Decelerate

“It’s really challenging for a convenience-store operator to really drive grocery and other merchandise margin because cigarettes are such a large piece; for us they are about 40%.” The company does not put out same-store numbers for cigarettes, but Wal
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Sep 11, 2016 13:43
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[Asia] Bangladesh factory fire kills at least 24, more than 30 injured

A fire at a food and cigarette packaging factory in Bangladesh that killed at least 24 people and injured more than two dozen others on Saturday...packages various items, including food and cigarettes, for...global brands, such as British American Tobacc
Reuters
added Sep 11, 2016 13:38
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Want To Quit Smoking? Biotech Startup Chrono Raises $48M For Drug-Behavioral Combo

The aspiration at Chrono is to try to combine the modestly successful pharmacological and behavioral approaches into an integrated product that’s much more effective. Chrono’s technology starts with a transdermal patch to deliver nicotine like with conve
Forbes
added Sep 11, 2016 13:23
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BLUM: Conde Nast Promotes Cancer Research ... and Cancer: A Guest Commentary and Open Letter by Alan Blum, MD

Stand Up To Cancer holds its fifth fundraising telethon for cancer research. Its slogan is "This is where the end of cancer begins." But several of SU2C's Publishing Partners still accept advertising for the leading cause of cancer, cigarettes. Becaus
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Sep 10, 2016 20:42
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NACS REVISES E-CIG CLASSIFICATION

NACS is recommending that e-cigarettes be placed in category 03-00-00 Other Tobacco under subcategory 03-06-00 Other Tobacco Products of the most recent version of NACS Category Definitions, v7.0. The NACS Research Committee and feedback from retailers an
National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS)
added Sep 10, 2016 14:00
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A FUTURE FOR VAPE; FEDERAL OVERTIME RULES ISSUED; WHAT PEOPLE THINK

With final regulations published, the 2007 predicate date is intact, and the only way to change it is through an act of Congress.
National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS)
added Sep 10, 2016 14:00
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WHY TEENS VAPE

while taking into account vaporizer use does indeed increased tobacco/nicotine prevalence, the impact of vaporizers is likely not as large as might appear by their recent, dramatic increase in use among adolescents," write the researchers.
National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS)
added Sep 10, 2016 14:00
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INTERPRETING FDA’S NEW TOBACCO DEEMING RULES

. Now that the dust has settled a bit, NACS has drafted an updated memo for members on the tobacco deeming rule. To read the full memo, click here. Here are the highlights: The deeming regulations do NOT: Ban flavors Prohibit self-serve on cigars, OTP
National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS)
added Sep 10, 2016 13:59
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