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[North Carolina] Reynolds' traditional cigarette sales continue to bolster BAT's profit; net income rises 72.4 percent over first half of 2017

Full ownership of Reynolds American Inc. contributed again to sharp revenue and profit increases for [BAT] in the first half of fiscal 2018....Wednesday represented its first year of full ownership of Reynolds after spending $54.5 billion to purchase the
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 27, 2018 18:13

[California, Florida] Western Mono Tribe Challenges Tobacco Taxes, Regulations In Complaint ($$)

Efforts by California Attorney General...Becerra to enforce various state laws implementing a tobacco [MSA] on a federally chartered corporation owned by the Big Sandy Rancheria Band of Western Mono Indians were challenged by the tribe in a July 13 compla
Lexis Nexis
added Jul 27, 2018 18:02

“Sin” taxes—eg, on tobacco—are less efficient than they look / But they do help improve public health

Lifelong smoking will bring forward a person’s death by about ten years, which means that smokers tend to die just as they would start drawing from state pensions. In a study published in 2002 Kip Viscusi...The Institute of Economic Affairs, a free-market
The Economist
added Jul 27, 2018 14:23

[North Carolina] Reynolds' Tobaccoville plant could get boost from FDA authorization of company's latest heat-not-burn cigarette

The latest version of Eclipse, the heat-not-burn cigarette technology once considered ahead of its time, has cleared a major U.S. regulatory hurdle...BAT said in its fiscal 2018 first-half earnings report that Food and Drug Administration market authoriz
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 27, 2018 14:08

Return of cartoon to market e-cigarette-related products

e-cigarette companies are using cartoons to market their products and many of these companies’ logos are cartoons. Empirical data are needed to determine whether cartoon marketing strategies impact perceived risk and benefits, product appeal, the intenti
Tobacco Control
added Jul 27, 2018 04:39

[Asia-pacific, Indonesia] In this tobacco village, smoking 'kretek' is rite of passage

In a tobacco-producing district in Magelang, Central Java, smoking has become part of the rite of passage for boys. The long-ingrained tradition, coupled with regional revenue from the tobacco industry, has made regency officials hesitant to send a stro
Jakarta Post (id)
added Jul 26, 2018 13:38

BAT pulls ahead in U.S. vaping battle, shares jump

plans to test its new Eclipse tobacco heating device in the United States this year, allowing it to pull ahead of Philip Morris (PM.N) in the world’s biggest vaping market.
added Jul 26, 2018 13:33

BAT Gets Leg Up on Marlboro in U.S. Heated-Tobacco Race

said it received approval from the [FDA] to begin selling its Neocore heated-tobacco device, which was formerly known as Eclipse. The shares were the best performers on the benchmark FTSE 100 index, rising as much as 5.5 percent to a three-month high. “
Bloomberg News
added Jul 26, 2018 13:23

Switching from smoking to vaping: what to buy and how to save money

We talked to Sal Noble, who runs vape shop Noble Vaping, to get his money-saving tips for smokers who want to change to vaping. Before we continue, a quick warning: this article is purely intended for current smokers who want to switch.
added Jul 26, 2018 13:01

[California, New York] Juul users sue e-cigarette maker for causing ‘youth addiction crisis’

Court filings claim that Juul contains more nicotine than combustible cigarettes, is marketed directly to teenagers, and that addiction to the device is disrupting their lives. The latest case was filed in New York in June on behalf of the mother of a
added Jul 26, 2018 12:27
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