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[Europe] PMI reveals decreased DF cigarette shipments in EEMA

Phillip Morris International (PMI) has reported a -2.8% drop in Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa region (EEMA) *total market shipment volumes, which includes the company’s international duty free business. In Russia and Saudi Arabia, PMI’s cigaret
TRBusiness (uk)
added Feb 12, 2018 06:00
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CRUVINEL: Illegal cigarette trade still dogs Europe's fringes

The continued existence of Codentify as an alternate T&T system, and one that could potentially be nominated by individual member states as an ID issuer, is cause for concern... Given Big Tobacco's continued efforts to take a slice of the illegal traffic
EUobserver.com
added Feb 9, 2018 18:40
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[Europe] If Diamonds are Embracing Track and Trace, where is Big Tobacco?

Big Tobacco is embarking on its most audacious gambit yet: legalizing the cigarette smuggling trade. And is using European regulations mandating the implementation of track and trace to achieve it.
Blasting News (ch)
added Feb 8, 2018 21:16
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[Europe] PM Borissov: Bulgaria Is Good Example of Effective Fight against Contraband Cigarettes in EU

The Prime Minister said that the contraband trade in cigarettes has reached the current record-low 6 per cent, and that another even more satisfying thing is that this is a persistent trend, reported "quarter after quarter".
Bulgarian News Agency (BTA) (bg)
added Feb 16, 2018 17:22
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[Europe, UK] Brexit poses substantial risk to public health, doctors warn

The paper also argued EU legislation had brought about “significant improvements” in the UK’s health policy, by, for example, strengthening the rules on tobacco and e-cigarettes, and taking a tougher stance on the promotion of unhealthy food and drinks t
Press Association (uk)
added Feb 5, 2018 14:56
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[Europe, USA, Florida] The Long and Toxic History of Exoticism in Tobacco Advertising

An exhibition at the Wolfsonian-FIU tracks romantic and racist stereotypes of native cultures in European tobacco advertising from the 1880s to the 1940s.
Hyperallergic
added Feb 5, 2018 01:30
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[Europe] CLARKSON: Can the battle against Big Tobacco be won?

The ongoing war between regulatory Davids and industry Goliaths now revolves around the implementation of a track-and-trace (T&T) system, provided for in both the TPD and the FCTC’s embattled Protocol....now up for a vote in the European Parliament, which
openDemocracy.net (uk)
added Feb 1, 2018 21:56
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[Europe, Slovakia, Ukraine] VIDEO: Drones Fly Smuggled Smokes Into The EU

Smugglers are using drones to breach the border between Ukraine and Slovakia, supplying EU black markets with contraband cigarettes.
Radio Free Europe
added Feb 16, 2018 17:16
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[Europe, UK] SNOWDON: These products are safer than cigarettes – why don’t the regulators want to know?

And so we have two products which are manifestly less harmful than cigarettes, both of which have a track record of getting people to stop smoking. One is illegal in the EU. The other is illegal in the USA. Neither of them can be labelled as less harmful
The Spectator (uk)
added Jan 30, 2018 16:33
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[Europe] UK tobacco and alcohol prices among highest in EU

The UK’s price level for tobacco was double the EU average, closely followed by Ireland. Tobacco price levels are lowest in Bulgaria, at 49% lower than the EU average. Tobacco price levels in the EU, relative to the average
Office for National Statistics (ONS) (uk)
added Feb 1, 2018 04:09
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