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Cigarette Smugglers Stub C-Store Sales

Both cases are examples of the nation’s burgeoning cigarette black market. What the news bites don’t reveal is the impact such illegal activities have on convenience stores’ tobacco profit margins. The cigarettes in question are considered smuggled becau
Convenience Store Decisions
added Jun 2, 2018 10:36
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Juuling is popular—perhaps too much so

The rising popularity of Juul e-cigarettes seems to be pushing the FDA into a tougher stance. In April it asked Juul Labs to turn over documents on its marketing and any research on why the device appeals to the young. On May 17th the agency sent similar
The Economist
added May 25, 2018 22:46
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NATO Gives National Perspective on Tobacco Lawmaking

Here’s an overview of legislative activity involving tobacco-related issues: Cigarette and Other Tobacco Products (OTP) Tax Increases Numerous state legislatures have introduced or are considering some kind of tobacco-product tax legislation during 201
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Apr 25, 2018 17:30
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Remarks from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on Fiscal Year 2019 budget request for FDA

we aren't losing sight of our commitment to the public health basics: reducing smoking rates, preventing kids from initiating on tobacco products
PR Newswire
added Apr 17, 2018 20:54
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[Florida] 6 Elements of Altria's Tobacco Strategy

Speaking at the Consumer Analyst Group of New York (CAGNY) meeting in Boca Raton, Fla., on Feb. 21, Marty Barrington...and other executives named several broad strategies to ensure the company’s viability, at a time when the sale of combustible cigarettes
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Mar 11, 2018 16:29
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[Mississippi] SCRUGGS: The Oxford Man Who Brought Down Big Tobacco Asks: Are Opioids the New Tobacco?

Editor’s Note: Dick Scruggs, the attorney who brought down Big Tobacco, draws a parallel between cigarette and opioid litigation in this piece written for a law publication. Is the rising spate of opioid litigation comparable to the litigation that resul
HottyToddy.com (Oxford, MS)
added Feb 25, 2018 16:31
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Senate Dems push FDA to reject alternative cigarette health claims

A group of Senate Democrats is urging the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to reject an application from Big Tobacco to market a new "heat not burn" cigarette as less risky. Sens. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) and Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) sent a letter Wed
The Hill
added Feb 18, 2018 02:19
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The Most and Least Expensive States to Be a Smoker

Wallethub recently published an analysis that calculated the potential monetary losses of smokers in the 50 states and the District of Columbia to see which region was the most expensive and the cheapest for tobacco users. The researchers looked at the li
The American Journal of Managed Care
added Jan 24, 2018 04:46
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The incredible career of Hope Hicks, the 29-year-old former model in Trump’s inner circle who has become a pivotal part of the Russia investigation

the Greenwich, Connecticut native was “the third generation of her family to represent a powerful but highly controversial client.” Her father ran PR for a tobacco company and the NFL
Business Insider
added Dec 6, 2017 00:03
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Philip Morris Products S.A. Modified Risk Tobacco Product (MRTP) Applications

Due to the large size of these applications, the FDA is posting the application documents in installments on a rolling basis as they are redacted in accordance with applicable laws. The following modules are currently publicly available:
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Nov 9, 2017 20:00
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