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[Canada] BONOKOSKI: First Nations’ chief taxman wants control of the pot tax

there are more than 20 pot dispensaries and at least 30 smoke shacks selling cheap cigarettes. The population of Tyendinaga is 2,124. Do the math. At the Six Nations Mohawk Territory, however, the largest First Nations reserve in Canada with a populati
Toronto (Ont) Sun (ca)
added Mar 11, 2018 16:45

[Florida] 6 Elements of Altria's Tobacco Strategy

Speaking at the Consumer Analyst Group of New York (CAGNY) meeting in Boca Raton, Fla., on Feb. 21, Marty Barrington...and other executives named several broad strategies to ensure the company’s viability, at a time when the sale of combustible cigarettes
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Mar 11, 2018 16:29

Cigars, Smokeless on an Upswing

dollar sales of cigars exhibited a “solid” 11.5% growth over a four-week period ending Feb. 24 compared to the same time frame a year earlier. John Middleton Co., a subsidiary of Richmond, Va.-based Altria Group Distribution Co., led the category with a 5
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Mar 11, 2018 16:27

The Dollar-Store Battlefield

The dollar channel accounts for 7% of all retail stores in the United States, yet only 2% of the tobacco sales; c-stores represent 49% of total U.S. stores and 70% of total tobacco sales, according to data managed by MSA. “It will be difficult for dolla
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Mar 11, 2018 16:26

As Consumers Trade Up, E-Cigs and Vape Gain Traction

The tobacco consumer is transforming into a more sophisticated smoker who uses multiple products at higher price points. McCloskey, COO of Deerfield, Ill.-based Rmarts, has watched the introduction of Juul, an electronic vaporizer, go through an “encoura
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Mar 11, 2018 16:25

Burning Bright

Gottlieb’s revisionist take on the category and promising numbers at the store level—from other tobacco products (OTP) to electronic cigarettes—has Bill McCloskey of Deerfield, Ill.-based Rmarts calling the overall category “vibrant,” with the potential
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Mar 11, 2018 16:24

[Dominican Republic, USA] Importer, Cigar Co. Denied Dismissal Of $3M Tax Suit At CIT ($$)

The Court of International Trade denied bids by a cigar company and an importer to dismiss claims they failed to pay more than $3 million in excise taxes on cigars imported from the Dominican Republic on Wednesday, saying the federal government has suffic
added Mar 10, 2018 18:31

[Africa, Asia, Mid-east] Report: Big tobacco is targeting the world's most vulnerable to increase profits

The sixth edition of The Tobacco Atlas and its companion website finds the tobacco industry is increasingly targeting vulnerable populations in emerging markets, such as Africa, Asia, and the Middle East, where people are not protected b
Medical Xpress (
added Mar 9, 2018 15:59

SWEANOR: Could Big Tobacco Play a Part in Ending The Smoking Epidemic?

anti-smoking expert David inviting everyone to consider a different, and perhaps more effective approach. The below is a post by Sweanor explaining this perspective, shared by public health expert Clive Bates on his blog page.
Vaping Post (ch)
added Mar 9, 2018 15:53
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[South Africa] Africa new frontline in anti-tobacco fight: activists

Africa and other developing regions are becoming increasingly significant battlegrounds in the effort to combat the spread of smoking, an anti-smoking campaign group warned on Thursday. But most countries in sub-Saharan Africa have inadequate monitoring
Medical Xpress (
added Mar 9, 2018 15:08
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