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[France] Paris to trial smoke-free public parks

As part of a plan to fight the notorious French addiction to cigarettes, a park in Paris will soon be off limits to smokers. If the trial proves popular it could pave the way for smoking to be banned in all public parks, which is the wish of the governme
The Local France (fr)
added Jul 7, 2014 20:45
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[France] Mayor of Paris announces plans to ban smoking in public parks, just days after government announces banning wine from workplace

Anne Hidalgo says the ban aims to teach people about 'cigarette addiction' / Parks in the 14th arrondissement would act as ‘guinea pigs' / 73,000 people a year die of tobacco-related illnesses in France
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 7, 2014 16:38

[Europe, France, UK] Marlboro rolls out new-look cigarette packs

which feature the Marlboro logo blind embossed on the flip-top opening. The new look is understood to have been created by a French consultancy. It is rolling out in France and the rest of Europe and understood to be coming to the UK shortly. The Marlbor
Design Week (uk)
added Jul 7, 2014 06:31

France moves towards cigarette plain packaging

the government will put together a law that would stop brand owners from displaying their logos and trademarks on cigarette packs. The French system would follow the example set by Australia and would only allow a brand name in small lettering under a la
World Intellectual Property Review (uk)
added Jul 3, 2014 09:51

[France, UK] Imperial Tobacco rises after brands update

a positive response to an investor conference in Paris. At the meeting on Tuesday, chief executive Alison Cooper and marketing director Peter Corijn discussed the company's plans for its brands and its growth prospects. The update has prompted a 34p ris
The Guardian (uk)
added Jun 20, 2014 16:27

VIDEO: France tackles smoking laws

France may be on the verge of introducing tough anti-tobacco measures similar to Australia's. It would be a bold move for a country where the cigarette means almost as much to the country's café culture as the croissant.
Special Broadcasting Service (SBS) (au)
added Jun 17, 2014 07:35

Perceptions of plain packaging among young adult roll-your-own smokers in France: a naturalistic approach

Conclusions The study suggests that the impacts of plain packaging for roll-your-own cigarette smokers are the same as for smokers of factory-made cigarettes.
Tobacco Control
added Jun 12, 2014 10:45

[EPHA Open letter] Support from the European Public Health Community for plans on Plain Packaging for cigarettes in France

On behalf of the European Public Health Alliance (EPHA), I would like to take this opportunity to congratulate France for its willingness to take this bold step forward in the fight against the tobacco epidemic.
European Public Health Alliance (be)
added Jun 6, 2014 08:38

Support from the European Public Health Community for plans on Plain Packaging for cigarettes in France

EPHA issued an open letter to Marisol Touraine, the French Minister for Health to support the initiative. Evidence shows that standardised tobacco packaging reduces tobacco consumption, which is one of the main risk factors of cancers, cardiovascular dise
added Jun 6, 2014 08:37

[France, UK] The e-cigarette that tells you how long you'll LIVE: Smokio claims to calculate number of days added to life expectancy if you quit tobacco

Paris-based company has designed the world's first 'smart' e-cigarette / The £65 ($80) device sends 'vaping' data to an app on Android or iOS / This is done through a microchip that tracks usage and location / Includes information on how health has improv
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 5, 2014 08:18
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