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[Australia, Canada, UK, USA] Impact of point-of-sale tobacco display bans: findings from the International Tobacco Control Four Country Survey

Impulse purchasing of cigarettes was lower in places that enacted POS display bans. These findings indicate that implementing POS tobacco display bans does result in lower exposure to tobacco marketing and less frequent impulse purchasing of cigarettes.
Health Education Research
added May 13, 2013 09:06

Contraband Tobacco in Canada / An Assessment on the Fifth Anniversary of the RCMP’s Contraband Tobacco Enforcement Strategy (PDF)

it is very clear that illegal cigarettes are still all-too prevalent in communities across Canada and that illegal cigarette dealers are looking to expand into new markets. Government action, including new police powers at both the federal and provincial
added May 9, 2013 18:20

[Canada] Recycling company to smokers: We want your cigarette butts

Toronto-based Terracycle turns cigarette waste into fertilizer, composting material and even industrial plastic. Company spokesperson Jay Reyes told CTV News Channel that, contrary to public belief, cigarette butts are not biodegradable.
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Jan 19, 2013 18:20

[Canada] Market overview: British American Tobacco moves up leader board

Shares of British American Tobacco are being boosted by news that the company, along with RJ Reynolds Tobacco Company, are today requesting that Ontario's highest court throw out the 40bn dollar lawsuit
IFA Magazine (uk)
added Nov 6, 2012 09:40

[Canada] Native cigarette trade documentary Smoke Traders makes its World Broadcast Premiere on TVO October 24 at 9 pm

The TVO-commissioned documentary Smoke Traders makes its world broadcast premiere on TVO Wednesday October 24 at 9 pm. The hour-long film from Rezolution Pictures ignites a debate about the Mohawk Nation's involvement in the tobacco trade, raising issues
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Oct 4, 2012 02:42

[Canada] Day 64: Marketing and Controversy

witness was Peter J. Hoult, who is both a former president of RJR-Macdonald (now JTI-Macdonald) and a former senior marketing executive with other branches of the now-reformulated Reynolds tobacco empire. His testimony was a whirl-wind tour of major theme
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Oct 2, 2012 12:13

[Canada] Day 60: A bolt from the blue

what happened today . . . may even change the course of this trial. . . . Justice Riordan dropped a bombshell: I maintain the objection. Unexpectedly, the plaintiff's case lay on the chopping block. Swaths of evidence presented and planned was suddenly
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Sep 25, 2012 13:42

[Canada] The Effect of Graphic Cigarette Warning Labels on Smoking Behavior: Evidence from the Canadian Experience

Conclusion: This study adds to the growing body of evidence on the effectiveness of graphic warnings. Our findings suggest that warnings had a significant effect on smoking prevalence and quit attempts in Canada.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Sep 20, 2012 14:48

[Canada] Carl V Phillips - TobaccoTactics

Phillips is a former Associate Professor of the Department of Public Health Sciences at the University of Alberta (Canada). He now runs his own private research consultancy, Populi Health Institute. Phillips has received funding from the tobacco industry (University of Bath Department for Health) (uk)
added Sep 8, 2012 13:16

[Canada] REYNOLDS: Forget lawsuits -- just ban the sale of tobacco altogether

But why, I asked Andrew Swan, does the province continue to sell a product it considers devastating to the health of Manitobans? Why not ban it outright?
Winnipeg (Manitoba) Free Press (ca)
added Jun 6, 2012 12:55
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