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​WASHINGTON – On Friday, the FDA issued a final guidance regarding the agency’s authority to issue a No-Tobacco-Sale Order (NTSO)...the agency will also hold a live webinar this Weds., September 2, at 2 p.m. (EDT) to discuss the guidance
National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS)
added Aug 31, 2015 10:37

The advertised price of cigarette packs in retail outlets across Australia before and after the implementation of plain packaging: a repeated measures observational study [FREE FULL TEXT]

companies are ‘over-shifting’ tax increases to consumers, taking the opportunity of each increase in duty to increase their own margins and, consequently, sales revenues....Retail prices continued to increase above the level resulting from automatic index
Tobacco Control
added Aug 31, 2015 10:17

Here's How Often New Yorkers Pay Full Price For Illegal Cigarettes

A study finds that 15 percent of packs sold over the counter bear illegal tax stamps. Even for nonsmokers, that’s a lot of dollars lost...New York state could also start using digital tax stamps, which are easier for enforcers to read and much harder to c
CityLab (The Atlantic)
added Aug 30, 2015 23:43

[North Carolina] Reynolds brands get FDA warning / Agency questions 'additive-free,' 'natural' labels

It is the first time the FDA has used its authority under the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act of 2009 to target additive-free and natural tobacco product labeling. The agency determined that marketing the cigarettes as additive free and
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Aug 30, 2015 22:36

[North Carolina] Organic claim drives Natural American

Reynolds American Inc. is very clear about what has made Natural American Spirit stand out in the super-premium traditional cigarette market. "Natural American Spirit has a loyal and growing franchise, and the brand strength is based on its distinctive a
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Aug 30, 2015 22:36

[China] Milestone in the E-cigarette Field, KIMREE Announces KIS Vaporizer System Firstly

The system will significantly shorten the time from start to operating temperature with efficiency increasing 300%. The speed heating system will change the Vaporizer industry structure and e-cigarette industry will be more intelligent and more human. KI
PR Newswire
added Aug 30, 2015 22:06

[Asia-pacific, Kentucky] EDITORIAL: Blocking other countries' anti-smoking efforts is wrong

McConnell and others in Congress are defending the continued use of trade agreements to block anti-smoking measures — and brandishing one of their all-time favorite political props: the American tobacco farmer. It's safe to assume, however, that their lar
Lexington (KY) Herald-Leader
added Aug 30, 2015 11:36

The tobacco endgame: a qualitative review and synthesis [FREE FULL TEXT]

The tobacco control endgame discourse is relatively new; the term ‘endgame’ can include models first proposed before the term itself was widely adopted. We identified and synthesised the literature on tobacco control endgames from multiple nations. The
Tobacco Control
added Aug 29, 2015 16:51

Over-the-counter sales of out-of-state and counterfeit tax stamp cigarettes in New York City

Results Over 15% of packs purchased had out-of-state (4.5%) or counterfeit tax stamps (10.6%). Purchases resulted in at least one illegal pack obtained in 70% of neighbourhoods, largely from independent stores. In 21.5% of sampled neighbourhoods, it was
Tobacco Control
added Aug 28, 2015 19:59

What a Pack of Cigarettes Costs, in Every State / The sub-five-dollar pack is back.

smoking rates in New York have steadily increased since 2010... 49. Virginia: $4.98 / Last year’s price: $5.25 / -5% 48. North Dakota: $5.10 / Last year’s price: $5.33 / -5% 47. Georgia: $5.14 / Last year’s price: $6.39 / -20%
The Awl
added Aug 28, 2015 19:58
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