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Tobacco product regulation: building laboratory testing capacity (PDF)

This is to provide a useful, comprehensible and easy guide for regulators and policymakers on how to test tobacco products, what products to test, and how to use testing data in a meaningful way to support regulation. The importance of laboratory testing
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Mar 10, 2018 16:48

[Florida] Hell bound

On the flip side, Florida’s Judicial Hellhole ranking might be a case of a lot of smoke but little fire, say several lawyers. One issue: Scot Goldberg, a personal injury attorney in Fort Myers with Goldberg Noone, says the report relies on overgeneraliz
Business Observer (Sarasota, FL)
added Mar 10, 2018 16:26

Tobacco Control Policies Working, Report Finds

While global tobacco consumption is slowing, the report noted that Africa and the Middle East are at tipping points as combustible cigarette use continues to climb. In sub-Saharan Africa alone, for example, tobacco consumption increased by 52% from 1980
MedPage Today
added Mar 10, 2018 15:47

How children around the world are exposed to cigarette advertising

Research in more than 22 countries found cigarettes are being sold and promoted near schools by an industry that needs to recruit the young to maintain profits
The Guardian (uk)
added Mar 9, 2018 15:04

[Ireland] Big Tobacco made €7,900 for every dead smoker in 2015, according to a new report

The latest edition of the Tobacco Atlas says that the industry is maximising profits by targeting the ‘vulnerable’ in places like Africa, Asia, and the Middle East.
The (ie)
added Mar 9, 2018 14:54

[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
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