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[UK] Who are the six female bosses in the FTSE 100?

Alison Cooper joined Imperial Tobacco in 1999... Despite being one of only a handful of female British CEOs, the 52-year-old says she does not believe in quotas intended to increase female participation in boardrooms.
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Nov 13, 2018 04:30
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[Illinois] City to sue online e-cigarette dealers, says they're selling to underage Chicagoans

The city is planning to file suit Tuesday in Cook County Circuit Court against eight companies that sold e-cigarette products to people under age 21 in the past month, the Emanuel administration said. The sales were part of a sting operation launched by
Chicago Tribune
added Nov 12, 2018 22:14
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[UK-Scotland] High availability of tobacco raises smoking rates in mothers-to-be

Women are more likely to smoke during pregnancy if they live in areas with lots of shops selling cigarettes, a study shows. Pregnant women living in Scottish neighbourhoods with the highest availability of tobacco products are 70 per cent more likely to
EurekAlert
added Nov 12, 2018 22:11
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[UK, USA] Menthol cigarettes BAN: Smoking crackdown plan causes tobacco shares to plunge

A PROPOSED ban on the sale of menthol cigarettes in the United States has wiped billions from the share value of two major tobacco firms.
Daily Star (uk)
added Nov 12, 2018 22:04
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[UK] Tobacco shares go up in smoke amid US crackdown plan

British American Tobacco and Imperial Brands have had £8.6bn wiped off their stock market value as US regulators prepare to crack down on the sale of flavoured e-cigarettes and menthol cigarettes. Shares in BAT, the sixth-biggest company in the FTSE 100
The Guardian (uk)
added Nov 12, 2018 21:57
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[North Carolina] Potential FDA ban on menthol cigarettes contributes to BAT share price drop

reached a 52-week low during morning trading Monday as investors reacted to a potential ban on traditional menthol cigarettes. The share price dropped as much as 8.8 percent, or by $3.69, on the New York Stock Exchange before closing down by -.- percent,
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Nov 12, 2018 21:44
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[UK] The London Report: Fears of US menthol cigarettes ban hit BAT

Investors fretted that a ban would force BAT to cut its dividend. But analysts argued that any legislation would take about five years to implement, which would give BAT enough time to rebase debt to match its reduced earnings.
Financial Times (uk)
added Nov 12, 2018 21:07
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BAT/menthol cigarettes: puff baddy

The 1970s slogan “Alive with pleasure” sold the allure of Newport menthol cigarettes to young Americans. Now the catchphrase could hardly...
Financial Times (uk)
added Nov 12, 2018 20:03
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[UK] BAT/menthol cigarettes: puff baddy Premium

Investors reacted with alarm to the possible move by the [FDA] against a product that accounts for about a third of industry sales, even though analysts played down the prospect that an outright ban could survive a legal challenge from the tobacco indust
Financial Times (uk)
added Nov 12, 2018 20:02
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Is smoking cessation in young adults associated with tobacco retailer availability in their activity space?

Individuals encounter resources in the course of their regular daily activities which may hamper smoking cessation. This study highlights the relevance of considering the tobacco retail environment of both individuals’ residential neighbourhood and activ
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Nov 12, 2018 00:40
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