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When Pot Smoke Clears, Profits May Be in Familiar Hands

Enthusiasm for pot stocks reached a fever pitch last week when investors piled into British Columbia-based Tilray Inc., a developer of cannabis medicinal products, doubling its stock price over three trading days through Wednesday. Volume for Tilray’s st
Bloomberg News
added Sep 26, 2018 15:41
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[New York] Philip Morris International joins Concordia as a 2018 Programming Sponsor

The two organizations will strive to improve cross-sector dialogue on innovation and regulation regarding reduced harm products, while working towards the common goal of improving the overall health of all people and the planet. Additionally, this relati
Concordia
added Sep 26, 2018 02:24
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Big Tobacco Is Already Eyeing Pot

According to once-secret documents obtained through a lawsuit from tobacco industry leaders in 2014, Phillip Morris, British American Tobacco and other large tobacco companies were making plans to enter the marijuana industry as far back as the 1970s. Th
Rolling Stone
added Sep 26, 2018 01:03
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Special Report - High-nicotine e-cigarettes flood market despite FDA rule

Now, a new wave of lower-priced Juul knock-offs is showing up at convenience stores, vape shops and online - despite a [FDA] rule banning the sale of new e-cigarette products after August 2016 without regulatory approval.
Reuters
added Sep 25, 2018 16:35
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[UK] Shops penalised for child cig sales

FOUR newsagents have been successfully prosecuted in a council crackdown on illegal tobacco sales including supplying single cigarettes to under-18s. The Blackburn retailers were targeted following complaints from the public. The operation included
Lancashire Evening Telegraph (uk)
added Sep 25, 2018 16:17
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[Ireland] CLARK: Cadging a cigarette a sure way to find out what is going on at work

Today’s offices are full of people staring at their screens at open-plan desks with headphones jammed unsociably over their ears to block out noise. And, thankfully, far fewer smoke. Design solutions Thus we are seeing a number of design “solutions” to m
Irish Times (ie)
added Sep 24, 2018 22:26
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Marlboro to See 10-Cent-Per-Pack Increase

A pack of Marlboros will soon cost 10 cents more and a carton $1 more, effective with shipments on Sept. 23, after Altria and Philip Morris International (PMI) announced price increases that include other cigarette products as well, according to a New Yo
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Sep 22, 2018 16:07
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[Illinois] Chicago could double taxes on vape-ware, require e-cigs be kept behind counter

A City Council committee will consider a proposal Thursday that would roughly double the tax on e-cigarettes and require the devices and related products be sold from behind store counters. The policy, introduced by Mayor Rahm Emanuel, is designed to r
Chicago Sun-Times
added Sep 22, 2018 15:54
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[UK] Proof the ban on having cigarettes on show on shelves worked! 17% fewer children buy them in shops now it's illegal

The UK Government made it illegal to have cigarettes on show on the shelf in 2015 in a crackdown on smoking. And now scientists have found the number of children who have bought cigarettes from a shop since the ban has dropped by 17 per cent. In the fi
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 22, 2018 15:04
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[UK] Tobacco display ban linked to fewer children buying cigarettes

tobacco display bans may have an important role in reducing the number of child smokers. But it also revealed more worrying findings, suggesting that more than two in three child smokers had not been refused cigarettes when they last attempted to buy the
Press Association (uk)
added Sep 22, 2018 15:03
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