Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Canada 21,125 headlines found


[Canada] Illegal tobacco irks store owners

A study released by the Atlantic Convenience Stores Association found 20 per cent of almost 4,000 cigarette butts collected and analyzed in June from across the province were illegal. The study was conducted by Montreal-based research firm NIRIC Analytic
Halifax (NS) Chronicle Herald (ca)
added Sep 16, 2016 17:35

[Australia, Canada] JTI-Macdonald Corp. Launches Campaign to Show That Plain Packaging Doesn’t Work and Will Help Organized Crime

On the heels of the federal government’s consultation on plain packaging for tobacco products, JTI-Macdonald Corp. has launched an awareness campaign... Plain packaging will increase unregulated and untested illegal tobacco, fuelling organized crime and m
Business Wire
added Sep 16, 2016 17:21

[Canada] Canadian Cancer Society says e-cigarette rates for Sask. teens a 'wake-up call'

8.2 per cent of teens surveyed said they had tried e-cigarettes, compared to 5.7 per cent nationally. 'It's new, it's electronic, it's cool:' e-cigarette use by Canadian teens climbs, worry doctors The Canadian Cancer Society hopes new numbers from Healt
CBC News (ca)
added Sep 16, 2016 17:00

[Canada] Canadian teens are smoking less tobacco, but marijuana popular

The Canadian Student Tobacco, Alcohol and Drugs Survey found that 3.4 per cent of students were current cigarette smokers, with 1.6 per cent smoking daily and 1.9 per cent smoking occasionally.
Canadian Press
added Sep 15, 2016 17:04

[Canada] New Research shows sustained drop in smoking rate, but opioid misuse continues among youth

Canada published the results of the 2014-15 Canadian Student Tobacco, Alcohol, and Drugs Survey (CSTADS), which demonstrate continued progress in lowering youth smoking rates.while also highlighting the persistent use of flavoured tobacco, including menth
Government of Canada (ca)
added Sep 14, 2016 18:08

[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

[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

[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
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Sep 8, 2016 04:01

[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

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
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines