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U.S. cigarette makers boost discounts as smokers turn away

Cigarette companies are boosting the money they spend on giveaways and similar promotions in the United States as they attempt to pitch to a declining pool of cigarette smokers. The U.S. Federal Trade Commission, which has periodically put out a report o
Reuters
added May 23, 2013 12:02
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Regulators Eye Crackdown On Rising Use Of Tobacco Discounts ($$)

Tobacco companies are relying more on pricing discounts to sell cigarettes, the Federal Trade Commission reported Tuesday, a practice experts say may be the next target of regulators and lawmakers under increasing pressure from public health advocates to
Law360
added May 23, 2013 03:40
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Statement of the Federal Trade Commission In the Matter of Reynolds American, Inc. and Lorillard Inc. (PDF)

Commission has voted to accept for public comment a settlement with Reynolds ...to resolve the likely anticompetitive effects of Reynolds’ proposed acquisition of Lorillard Inc. The settlement will allow the acquisition to move forward, subject to large d
Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
added May 27, 2015 03:14
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Federal Trade Commission Smokeless Tobacco Report for 2011 (PDF)

This report is the latest in a series on smokeless tobacco sales, advertising, and promotion that the Federal Trade Commission (“Commission”) has prepared since 1987.1 The statistical tables contained within this report provide information on domestic sm
Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
added May 22, 2013 08:24
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Federal Trade Commission Smokeless Tobacco Report for 2009 and 2010 (September 2012) (PDF)

This report is the latest in a series on smokeless tobacco sales, advertising, and promotion that the Federal Trade Commission (“Commission”) has prepared since 1987.1 The statistical tables contained within this report provide information on domestic sm
Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
added Sep 21, 2012 16:39
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FTC Releases Reports on 2013 Cigarette and Smokeless Tobacco Sales and Marketing Expenditures

Cigarette Sales Declined, Smokeless Tobacco Sales Increased from 2012 Levels
Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
added Mar 25, 2016 05:33
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FTC Reports Tobacco Marketing Increased to $9.6 Billion in 2012 – Efforts to Fight Tobacco Use Must Also Intensify

The FTC’s reports are a timely reminder that the tobacco companies are as relentless as ever in marketing their deadly and addictive products, often in ways that entice kids. The huge sums spent on price discounts are especially troubling, making tobacco
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Mar 30, 2015 20:29
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Cigarette Report for 2012 (PDF)

The total number of cigarettes reported sold by the major manufacturers decreased by 5.9 billion units (2.2 percent) from 2011 to 2012. Advertising and promotional expenditures increased during that same period, rising from $8.366 billion to $9.168 bil
Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
added Mar 28, 2015 07:18
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Federal Trade Commission Cigarette Report for 2011 (PDF)

The statistical tables appended to this report provide information on domestic sales and advertising and promotional activity by the five largest U.S. cigarette manufacturers. The tables were compiled from data contained in special reports submitted to t
Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
added May 22, 2013 08:23
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new report: tobacco industry spends nearly $1 million per hour marketing tobacco products

[FTC] reports on cigarettes and smokeless tobacco... The reports, released last week, show that tobacco industry spending on cigarette advertising and promotion rose from $8.03 billion in 2014 to $8.24 billion in 2015. The amount of money spent on marketi
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Nov 3, 2017 02:11
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