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VIDEO: New York City hikes pack of cigarettes to $13, highest in US

The number of places you can buy them will also be going down, under legislation signed by Mayor Bill de Blasio last August. The new minimum price law makes New York the most expensive place in the U.S. to buy cigarettes. Officials with the Department
WABC-TV Ch. 7
added Jun 2, 2018 10:14
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Juul market share rises to 64 percent amid increased scrutiny

Juul’s market share was listed at 64 percent, while the market share of R.J. Reynolds Vapor Co.’s Vuse is at 13.5 percent. Wells Fargo Securities analyst Bonnie Herzog issued her latest report Wednesday, which is based primarily on Nielsen data over a f
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jun 2, 2018 00:18
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On World No Tobacco Day, Governments Must Protect Citizens from Big Tobacco

Globally, tobacco companies like Philip Morris International and British American Tobacco remain the main obstacle to greater progress in reducing tobacco use. These companies aggressively market their deadly products – often targeting kids – and fight l
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jun 2, 2018 00:14
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Sick Joke: Philip Morris Repeats Call for Smoke-Free Future While It Aggressively Markets Cigarettes and Fights Efforts to Reduce Smoking Worldwide

It is a sick joke for Philip Morris to say that “we should promote every day as World No Smoking Day,” when the company’s primary mission every day is to sell more deadly cigarettes. Philip Morris’ claims should be seen for what they are: A PR stunt to h
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jun 2, 2018 00:12
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[Africa, South Africa] #WorldNoTobaccoDay: Why its time for Malawi to quit growing tobacco

Imagine this: You are a farmer in one of the poorest countries of the world. Each year, the price of your harvest falls, but you keep growing the same crop because it is what your mother and, before her, your grandmother farmed. Due to low prices at the
Independent Online (IOL) / The Post (za)
added Jun 1, 2018 23:59
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[Canada] Imperial Tobacco gets into vaping business, but still leading cigarette seller

Using World No Tobacco Day as a backdrop, Imperial Tobacco officially unveiled a vaping product to the Canadian market Thursday, saying the company is moving to help transition smokers away from combustible cigarettes to potentially less harmful products.
Brandon (Man) Sun (ca)
added Jun 1, 2018 23:57
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[Africa, Uganda] Can tobacco growing pave way for livelihood crops?

WHO Report on status of tobacco production and trade in Africa indicates that crop diversification in the world's top tobacco producers can lower smoking rates in low-income countries, with about ninety percent of tobacco grown within low and middle incom
The New Vision (ug)
added Jun 1, 2018 23:57
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[Asia, Asia-pacific] 'Disneyland for Big Tobacco'—how Indonesia's lax smoking laws are getting the next generation hooked

With more than 260m people, Indonesia is the biggest economy in South-East Asia. The country's young population – 37% are under the age of 20 – is one of its greatest strengths. But Indonesia's potential and productivity are being threatened by the numbe
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Jun 1, 2018 21:25
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Vaping versus JUULing: how the extraordinary growth and marketing of JUUL transformed the US retail e-cigarette market [FREE FULL TEXT]

In a rapidly changing media environment, where successful and influential marketing campaigns can be conducted on social media at little cost, marketing expenditures alone may not fully capture the influence, reach and engagement of tobacco marketing.
Tobacco Control
added Jun 1, 2018 15:11
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How tobacco companies have used package quantity for consumer targeting

Companies introduced small and large packages to motivate brand-switching and continued use among current users when faced with low market share or threats such as tax-induced price increases or competitors’ use of price promotions. Companies developed an
Tobacco Control
added Jun 1, 2018 15:10
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