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More Impressive News Regarding iQOS In Philip Morris’ Fourth Quarter

The strong performance of iQOS in Japan helped in increasing the total cigarette and heated tobacco unit volume by 30%. The market share of the Marlboro HeatSticks grew by 9 points to 13.9% in the fourth quarter, and reached 14.1% for the month of Decem
added Feb 11, 2018 00:32

Swisher Sweets ‘Artist Project’: using musical events to promote cigars

Swisher Sweets promotes and supports musical artists, has a branded presence at concerts and holds pop-up music events in convenience stores that are promoted on its website and social media (figure 1).
Tobacco Control
added Feb 9, 2018 01:46


Philip Morris is again trying to hook a new generation of children on its deadly & addictive tobacco products. That's why I sent a letter with Senate colleagues urging FDA to reject all tobacco products that target youth or fail to improve public health.
added Feb 8, 2018 06:09

Senators Urge FDA To Reject Philip Morris Tobacco Device ($$)

Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., and eight others in a letter urged the FDA not to sign off on Philip Morris International’s IQOS smoking device, pointing to an FDA advisory committee that found last month that the compan
added Feb 8, 2018 05:51

U.S. senators ask FDA to reject Philip Morris' iQOS application

Ten U.S. senators called on the Food and Drug Administration to reject Philip Morris International Inc’s (PM.N) application to market its iQOS smoking device as being less risky than cigarettes, according to a letter to the agency’s commissioner.
added Feb 7, 2018 20:05

U.S. lawmakers ask FDA to reject Philip Morris' iQOS application

The senators, all Democrats, cited remarks by an expert scientific panel that reviewed the application for the U.S. FDA and voted last month against granting Philip Morris permission to do so, according to the letter, a copy of which was seen by Reuters
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 7, 2018 19:17

[Italy] Non-Smokers, Former Smokers are Using Heatsticks

(TPSAC) expressed concerns that the device would prove attractive to non-smokers, especially non-smoking teens. Now data from a small study examining IQOS use and product awareness in Italy appears to confirm those fears. Three years after IQOS was laun
MedPage Today
added Feb 3, 2018 13:26

Potential Mandated Lowering of Nicotine Levels in Cigarettes: A Plant Perspective

An understanding of technical feasibility of plant-based nicotine reduction technologies, along with the potential for corresponding alterations in alkaloid or toxicant profiles, is needed by regulators in order to develop effective nicotine control stra
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Feb 2, 2018 18:25

[Australia, USA] CHAPMAN: Pessimus sabbati: the tobacco and vaping industries’ worst week

Simon Chapman, describes the tobacco companies’ “week from hell” in the US... An Australian federal parliamentary committee has been working on a report on e-cigarettes for much of 2017. Much of the content of the NASEM report contradicts screeds of infor
Croakey (au)
added Feb 1, 2018 04:13

FDA Remains Firmly Committed to Nicotine Reduction in Cigarettes

22nd Century Group, Inc., a plant biotechnology company focused on tobacco harm reduction, reports recent activity relevant to the nicotine reduction mandate planned by [FDA]. “We support the objective of reducing the level of nicotine in cigarettes to r
Business Wire
added Feb 1, 2018 03:17
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