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22nd Century Reports on New Responses to the FDA’s Nicotine Reduction Plan

nine separate researchers authored these particular submissions in response to the FDA’s Advance Notice...“When the FDA’s plan is enacted, 22nd Century’s Very Low Nicotine tobacco varieties could form the foundation for, quite literally, ALL tobacco cigar
Business Wire
added Jul 11, 2018 20:25
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[China] Statement By U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer on Section 301 Action

“On Friday, in response to unfair Chinese practices, the United States began imposing tariffs of 25 percent on approximately $34 billion worth of Chinese imports. These tariffs will eventually cover up to $50 billion in Chinese imports as legal processe
Office of the United States Trade Representative
added Jul 11, 2018 20:14
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[China] Badger hair and frog legs among niche products on Trump's tariff list. U.S. officials want your thoughts.

U.S. trade officials have invited you to comment on their latest list of proposed import tariffs covering 6,031 categories of items from China... Bovine semen is targeted for the 10 percent tax along with ...more than 40 categories of tobacco products...
Bloomberg News
added Jul 11, 2018 19:29
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Legal Age to Purchase Tobacco Rises in Maine

On July 1, the legal age to purchase tobacco products in Maine rose from 18 to 21, following a rule change that lawmakers approved about a year ago. While only time will tell how the new law will affect c-store sales in the state, at least one associatio
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Jul 11, 2018 18:56
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As Juul Flies High With New Funding, Vapes Become a Target

But threats abound. After some success overseas, Philip Morris International Inc. is seeking approval to sell a vape product in the U.S., which would likely come with an overwhelming marketing budget. Meanwhile, officials and the public are waking up to
Bloomberg News
added Jul 11, 2018 14:11
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[Europe] Smoke-free alternatives to cigarettes

Dr Moira Gilchrist, Vice President of Scientific and Public Communications at PMI Science, discusses how technology is enabling a shift in the tobacco and nicotine market towards a future in which cigarettes are replaced by smoke-free alternatives.
SciTech Europa (uk)
added Jul 11, 2018 14:05
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[California] AUDIO: Is Silicon Valley Willing To Invest In E-Cigarettes?04:08

investors — who typically flock to burgeoning tech firms like JUUL — are questioning the ethics of dumping billions into an industry criticized for posing health risks and turning nonsmoking teens into customers. Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson speaks with Th
WBUR-FM (Boston, MA)
added Jul 11, 2018 14:02
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Juul Labs blazes to $15B valuation

A new fundraising round by e-cigarette player Juul Labs values the company at about $15B, sources tell The Wall Street Journal. Juul Labs has already brought in $650M as part of the planned $1.25B in fresh fundraising money aimed at growing the brand in
Seeking Alpha blog network
added Jul 11, 2018 12:43
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Vaping impact study in the spotlight

New published research showing that vaping doesn't help smokers quit cigarettes is dissected by Height Capital Markets analyst Stefanie Miller. "We view news of the latest tobacco research funded by the FDA -- on whether ecigarettes can actually help sm
Seeking Alpha blog network
added Jul 11, 2018 02:31
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New Foundation Revives Debate About Health Research Funded by Big Tobacco

“they did not demand, as a condition of accepting the money, a real change in Philip Morris’s business practices...In the absence..., it is obvious that this grant is a diversion to make it appear that they are part of the solution, not the problem itself
JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association
added Jul 11, 2018 02:11
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