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Companies Look to the Future as Long-Running Federal Lawsuit Nears End

“Altria”) and Philip Morris USA, Inc. announced today that they and other companies have agreed on the timing of court-ordered communications about cigarettes and smoking on television and in newspapers. The communications, which will
Business Wire
added Oct 3, 2017 02:34
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Burning Questions in This New Era of Nicotine: iQOS: Can It Live Up to the Hype?

While Herzog said iQOS does “seem to have superior technology,” she pointed out that British American Tobacco and Japan Tobacco International also have heat-not-burn products. iQOS’ real promise comes down to a first-mover advantage: PMI has filed its FD
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Nov 18, 2017 16:08
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Burning Questions in This New Era of Nicotine: Menthol Regulations: Who Has the Most to Lose?

Menthol represents 35% of cigarettes sold in the United States, according to MSA. NATO estimates the segment counts for at least $226,000 in annual sales per retailer in Minneapolis...Here’s a look at how important menthol cigarettes are to all 50 states.
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Nov 18, 2017 16:07
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Burning Questions in This New Era of Nicotine: Local Regs: Is the Biggest Threat Close to Home?

“Local ordinances are probably the greatest threat to retailers across the country,” said Thomas Briant, executive director of the National Association of Tobacco Outlets (NATO), Minneapolis. It’s hardly a new warning: For several years, NATO has report
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Nov 18, 2017 16:06
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Burning Questions in This New Era of Nicotine: The FDA’s Other Announcement: Good, Bad or Who Knows?

outlined the agency’s intentions to limit nicotine in cigarettes, propose product standards on e-cigarettes, extend deeming deadlines and collect comments on flavors. Here’s what conference attendees had to say:
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Nov 18, 2017 16:04
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Burning Questions in This New Era of Nicotine: From the FDA: 4 Updates for Retailers

Simoneau, director of the Office of Compliance and Enforcement...gave retailers and manufacturers an update on compliance and enforcement of the agency’s tobacco regulations. The conversation included four valuable insights:
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Nov 18, 2017 16:02
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Burning Questions in This New Era of Nicotine: What Is NNN? Why Should You Care?

NNN stands for N-Nitrosonornicotine, a naturally occurring form of nicotine in the tobacco plant. “It’s in every tobacco product ever made and is produced during the curing and processing of tobacco,” said Briant of NATO. Why it matters now: On Jan. 23,
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Nov 18, 2017 16:00
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TOBACCO TRADE Duty-Free Cigarettes Sold in Unlimited Quantities on the U.S.-Mexico Border Pose Customs Challenges (PDF)

U.S. agencies identified three schemes to evade U.S. and Mexican cigarette-related tax and other laws: (1) diversion from a duty-free store into U.S. commerce; (2) smuggling into Mexico through U.S. ports; and (3) smuggling back into the United States aft
General Accounting Office (GAO)
added Nov 18, 2017 15:54
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Internet-based Advertising Claims and Consumer Reasons for Using Electronic Cigarettes by Device Type in the US

Although promotion of e-cigarettes as cessation aids is prohibited, consumers of both systems endorsed smoking cessation as their top reason for using e-cigarettes.
Tobacco Regulatory Science
added Nov 17, 2017 23:14
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Oregon DEQ Fines Medford E-Cigarette Company for Hazardous Waste Violations

the violations committed by ECBlend, LLC, included failing to determine whether waste liquids that contained nicotine and generated by the company were hazardous. Other violations included illegally storing hazardous waste and transporting hazardous wast
KAJO 1270 AM 99.7 FM (Grants Pass, OR)
added Sep 30, 2017 23:05
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