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Battleground of Tobacco Regulation Remains Local

"Local ordinances are probably the greatest threat to the industry," according to Thomas Briant... While much of the legislative activity swirling around local municipalities is concentrated in three states — California, Massachusetts and Minnesota — tob
Convenience Store News
added Feb 16, 2017 22:58

Impact of CVS Pharmacy's Discontinuance of Tobacco Sales on Cigarette

After CVS’s tobacco removal, household- and population-level cigarette purchasing declined significantly. Private retailers can play a meaningful role in restricting access to tobacco. This highlights one approach to reducing tobacco use and improving pub
American Journal of Public Health
added Feb 16, 2017 22:28

CVS Health Research Institute Study Confirms that the Company's Tobacco Removal Decision Reduced Cigarette Purchases Nationwide

showed that the Company's decision to remove tobacco from all CVS Pharmacy stores reduced the number of cigarette purchases across all retail settings with an even greater impact on those who bought cigarettes exclusively at CVS Pharmacy. The research con
CVS Health (CVS Caremark)
added Feb 16, 2017 22:25

CVS Health And Breathe California Announce Statewide Finalists In Student Film Contest On Youth Smoking

Student filmmakers from high schools and middle schools across the state received regional honors in the third annual Anti-Tobacco Video Contest for the Public Service Announcements (PSA) produced to raise awareness of the dangers of tobacco. The contest,
CVS Health (CVS Caremark)
added Feb 16, 2017 22:24

The Final Deeming Rule: Six Months Later

Mitch Zeller, director of the FDA's Center for Tobacco Products (CTP), outlined several key issues with the deeming rule for attendees of the Convenience Distribution Association's (CDA) 2017 Convenience Distribution Marketplace event, taking place this
Convenience Store News
added Feb 16, 2017 00:57

E-Tobacco: What’s Next?

“Sales in this category fell 20%,” said Todd Badgley, president of the MotoMart convenience chain, which operates 79 MotoMart stores in six states throughout the Midwest. Its parent company, FKG Oil, is based in Belleville, Ill. “Assuming the shift is to
Convenience Store Decisions
added Feb 16, 2017 00:57

How Deep a Tobacco Hole Would Walgreens Leave?

The quickly growing influence of stockholders today is putting public companies such as Walgreens on the defensive. With investors pressuring the drug-store giant to retreat from tobacco just as rival CVS decided to do in 2015, the hole Walgreens would l
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Feb 16, 2017 00:26

Cigarette Sales Start Slow for 2017

The volume decline in cigarette unit throughput predicted by several analysts for 2017 appears to be playing out, with a 3.5% drop in volume through the month of January. That volume decline is similar to the 3.6% pace set over the past 12 weeks, accordin
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Feb 16, 2017 00:26

Global Smoking Cessation Partnering 2010 to 2017

The Global Smoking Cessation Partnering Terms and Agreements since 2010 report provides understanding and access to partnering deals and agreements entered into by the world's leading healthcare companies.
PR Newswire
added Feb 15, 2017 14:46

[Canada] EDITORIAL: Beyond concern about labels

It’s a tough call, whether companies soon to be marketing recreational marijuana should be allowed to brand their product. A precedent is in the works with tobacco, to deny manufacturers the right to have distinctive packaging. Some would extend that sa
Pictou County News (ca)
added Feb 15, 2017 01:13
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