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[France] E-cigarettes banned in schools, public transport, factories and open-plan offices

Electronic cigarettes are to be banned in schools, public transport and certain workplaces such as open-plan offices, factories and other group-working areas. Offenders face fines varying from €35 to €150 (if payment is delayed) while businesses face a
The Connexion (fr)
added Apr 29, 2017 03:09
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WIRTZ: Why Counterfeit Tobacco Is Plaguing France

The cigarette tax has only helped one group of people: tobacco counterfeiters. In 2008, France banned smoking in bars, nightclubs, and restaurants, a law that failed to have any impact on overall tobacco consumption. In fact, the quantity of tobacco sold
Foundation for Economic Education (FEE)
added Apr 17, 2017 18:04
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France to blow €100 million on lighting up unsellable cigarettes

When France made the switch to neutral cigarette packages in January this year, the government was forced to buy out all the branded cigarette packages that tobacconists had not sold. This worked out to be an average of €3,000 per tobacconist in Franc
The Local France (fr)
added Apr 6, 2017 21:33
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[France] Smoking in a TV program: unauthorized advertising in favor of tobacco?

sued on the grounds that the French public health code prohibits the propaganda and the advertising, direct or indirect, in favor of tobacco. The question that was asked to the Cour de cassation was whether the showing of notorious people smoking in a T
Lexology (uk)
added Apr 4, 2017 11:53
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[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
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[France] Tabacs to launch their own cigarette brand

French tobacco shops are set to launch their own brand of cigarettes in a bid to combat the black market in tobacco. The move is aimed at "the scourge of the black market" said Pascal Montredon, president of the Confederation of Tobacconists, which incl
The Connexion (fr)
added Mar 29, 2017 20:53
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[France] Les buralistes lancent leur propre marque de cigarettes [Tobacconists launch their own brand of cigarettes]

French cigarette manufacturers will launch their own brand of cigarettes. Their goal ? Fight against the parallel market of the resale outside the offices of tobacco, only authorized in France. "With our brand LCB (the cigarette of the burialist), we want
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Mar 29, 2017 20:23
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[France] Action coup de poing des buralistes aux portes de l'Andorre [Punching action of the buralists at the gates of Andorra]

Access to Andorra by the road to Tarascon-sur-Ariège , Ariège, will be complicated this Sunday. Since 8:30 am and throughout the day, the baliskers of the Occitania region decided to carry out a punch action by installing a filtering dam to denounce the
20 Minutes France (fr)
added Mar 20, 2017 12:57
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France leads the way with four (and counting!) innovative tobacco control measures in 2017

Since the beginning of the year, France has implemented a series of ground-breaking tobacco control measures - and signalled that more will come into force next year. .. These three new measures, plain packaging, the tobacco company revenue tax and the ne
Physicians for a Smoke-Free Canada
added Mar 3, 2017 20:50
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[France] BRIEF-Scandinavian Tobacco Group: French authorities to ban tobacco brand names

* Says Scandinavian Tobacco Group will appeal decision to French courts Source text for Eikon:
Reuters
added Feb 2, 2017 16:36
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