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[Canada] Windsor store banned from selling tobacco for 9 months

A Windsor convenience store is banned from selling cigarettes "after repeatedly selling tobacco products to persons under the age of 19," the local health unit said. Rivard Convenience, at 2496 Rivard St., lost its ability to sell tobacco for nine month
CBC News (ca)
added Sep 14, 2016 18:07
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[Canada] City’s response to provincial e-cigarette legislation remains hazy

New provincial guidelines introduced last week sought to clear the air and legislation that came into effect Sept. 1 now treats electronic cigarettes, or e-cigarettes, in the same fashion as tobacco: they can’t be sold to anyone under the age of 19 and s
Vancouver (BC) Courier (ca)
added Sep 8, 2016 13:40
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[Canada, USA] Updating Circle K Part 2: A Word on Private Label

Circle K convenience stores continue to test the power of scale with the ongoing push of their private-label Crown branded cigarettes, announcing on its recent investor call that the company has moved the price up “a little bit” to capture even more margi
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Sep 8, 2016 04:01
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[Canada, USA] Couche-Tard slashes tobacco prices to boost brand

Global retail giant Couche-Tard has dropped prices on tobacco products in its American stores, in an effort to draw more customers to the convenience stores that it owns in the United States.
The Suburban (ca)
added Sep 8, 2016 03:04
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Levels and trends in cigarette contraband in Canada [FREE FULL TEXT]

The data presented suggest that policies to tackle cigarette contraband introduced from the mid-2000s to late 2000s, at both federal and provincial levels, may have dampened the demand for contraband cigarettes.
Tobacco Control
added Sep 7, 2016 00:15
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[Canada] Concurrent e-cigarette use during tobacco dependence treatment in primary care settings: Association with smoking cessation at 3- and 6-months

concurrent use of e-cigarettes during a quit attempt utilizing cost-free evidence-based treatment (nicotine replacement therapy plus behavioural counselling) does not confer any added benefit and may hamper successful quitting.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Sep 6, 2016 17:05
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GLANTZ: The evidence that e-cigarettes inhibit quitting smoking cigarettes just keeps piling up; strong longitudinal study from Canada

6526 Canadians who were trying to quit smoking forward in time for 6 months. They compared people who did and did not use e-cigarettes and found that smokers who used e-cigarettes were 30% less likely to successfully quit smoking at 3 months and half as
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Sep 6, 2016 17:04
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[Canada] Effects of Enactment of Legislative (Public) Smoking Bans on Voluntary Home Smoking Restrictions: A Review

Findings converge in dispelling notions of displacement of smoking into the home as a consequence of legislative bans that prohibit smoking in public spaces. Evidence from the studies reviewed suggests that through their influence on social norms, legisla
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Sep 5, 2016 16:44
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[Canada] New York’s Claims Against Indian Companies Fail, Magistrate Judge Says ($$)

All claims by the State of New York alleging that two Indian enterprises are running a contraband cigarette ring that illegally brings millions of dollars’ worth of cigarettes into New York from Canada should be dismissed because the state fails to plausi
Lexis Nexis
added Sep 2, 2016 22:14
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Federal Government's plain tobacco packaging proposal is unlawful and flawed: Imperial Tobacco Canada

Yesterday, in its official submission to Health Canada, Imperial Tobacco Canada detailed its opposition to the Liberal Government's proposal to implement plain tobacco packaging in Canada. "Our reasons are clear and strong," said Tamara Gitto, Vice Presi
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Sep 2, 2016 22:10
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