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[Europe] Ukip accepts £25000 donation from e-cigarette firm

The UK Independence party has been given a £25,000 donation by an electronic cigarette company, while opposing new Brussels rules that would regulate non-tobacco nicotine products as medicines. Electoral Commission records show Ukip accepted the funding
The Guardian (uk)
added Aug 16, 2013 01:40

[Europe, UK] Electronic cigarette firm joins fight against EU proposals

Electronic cigarette retailer says hundreds of jobs could be lost if the EU is successful in imposing tighter regulation on products containing nicotine. The Swansea based firm which itself employs 14 people at its distribution ce
Metro Café (uk)
added Jul 17, 2013 15:02

[Europe] Cigarette pack warnings, but not plain wrappers: EU committee | Reuters

Cigarette packs should carry stark health warnings but the EU does not have to adopt the plain wrappers favored by Australia and, more recently, Ireland, an EU committee said on Wednesday. The EU's executive, the European Commission, wants to make smoki
added Jul 15, 2013 12:34

[Europe, UK] Totally Wicked's Managing Director Agrees to Step Down After Inappropriate e-Mails

Mr Cropper has on a number of occasions made direct contact with both Ms Linda McAvan MEP, lead Rapporteur of the EU ENVI committee and Mr Jeremy Mean of the MHRA. In these communications, Mr Cropper has called in to question the legitimacy and motivation
PR Newswire
added Jul 3, 2013 03:34

[Europe] Euromonitor data on the illicit trade in cigarettes

This article has been taken down pending investigation of a complaint from Euromonitor.
Tobacco Control
added Jul 3, 2013 03:07

[Europe] UK alcohol and tobacco prices among highest in EU

EU survey shows Denmark and Norway most expensive, with Macedonia cheapest – but Britain places well above average
The Guardian (uk)
added Jun 21, 2013 10:49

[Europe, UK] MEP stands up for e-cig users

Rochdale Lib Dem MEP Chris Davies is standing up for e-cigarette users by fighting plans hatched in the EU and Westminster that would sweep them from the shelves. Davies is fighting proposals from Brussels that would reduce the availability of e-cigare
Rochdale Online (uk)
added Jun 21, 2013 07:23

[Europe, USA] Ahead Of Trade Talks, Sens. Rip EU Tobacco Rule Changes

“We have serious concerns about the TPD and its impact on transatlantic trade relations,” McConnell said in a May 7 letter to EU ambassador Joao Vale de Almeida. “The TPD calls into question the EU's ability to deliver on regulatory commitments to the
added Jun 8, 2013 17:02

[Europe, Germany] German Austerity Not Deterring Smokers: CEO

Alison Cooper, CEO of Imperial Tobacco, said cigarette and tobacco sales in Germany were "excellent," despite European Union weakness, which hit the British multinational's half-year profits.
added Apr 30, 2013 14:39

[Europe] The New Tobacco Products Directive – Potential Economic Impact (PDF)

The planned policy measures should help achieve predefined health goals without harming tax revenue and the economy – for example by weakening intellectual property rights of tobacco manufacturers – at least not more than necessary. Below are some key e
Roland Berger Strategy Consultants GmbH (de)
added Apr 29, 2013 01:23
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