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France thinks plain cigarette packs will help kick its smoking habit

Last week, the French Health Ministry announced that all tobacco shops will have to sell cigarettes in plain, logo-free packaging by the end of this year, under a law that was passed at the end of 2015. The brand of each company will be displayed in smal
The Verge (Vox Media)
added Apr 4, 2016 18:38

[France] Loi Santé: le Conseil constitutionnel donne son feu vert au paquet neutre [Health Act, the Constitutional Council gives green light to neutral package]

The Constitutional Council has given its green light Thursday to the establishment of neutral cigarette packets, a key measure of the draft law presented by the Health Minister Marisol Touraine.
BFMTV (fr)
added Jan 22, 2016 13:34

France imposes plain packages for cigarettes in anti-cancer drive

French MPs on Friday passed a government-backed proposal to force cigarette-manufacturers to use plain packets without logos, identical in all respects apart from a small mention of their name. Australia passed a plain-packet law in 2012 and Ireleand an
RFI (fr)
added Apr 5, 2015 13:51

[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


New figures show an increase in the number of smokers despite efforts by the French government to stamp out smoking.
National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS)
added May 5, 2017 16:46

[Africa, Europe, France, Kenya] Reducing illegal tobacco sales by firms key to more revenue

In a unique argument published on various portals in France, Christophe Madrolle...of centrist party, Democratic Movement, says authorities should go for manufacturers because they are the ones heavily involved in illegal trade of cigarettes.
Daily Nation (ke)
added Apr 2, 2017 19:47

[France] 'Smoking a bigger danger to French pupils than terrorism'

A French health expert has launched legal proceedings against a school for allowing children to smoke on school grounds, on the premise it is safer than outside the gates because of the terror threat.
The Local France (fr)
added Mar 29, 2016 23:27

[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 seeks wider smoking ban

France, a country once defined by the pall of Gauloises fumes, is looking to extend its smoking ban to include beaches and parks. Anthony Peregrine reports.
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Jul 30, 2013 05:33

[France] Rapport et avis d’experts sur l’e-cigarette Avec le soutien de la Direction générale de la santé [Expert Report and Review About the E-cigarette. With the support of the Directorate General for Health] (PDF)

Office français de prévention du tabagisme (fr)
added May 29, 2013 16:17
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