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Tobacco product placement and its reporting to the Federal Trade Commission [FREE FULL TEXT]

However, the discrepancies identified in this memorandum, both before and after 1988, along with the persistence of tobacco imagery and brand display on screen, suggest that FTC needs to be more aggressive in enforcing reporting of tobacco product placeme
added Jul 15, 2016 02:52

Tobacco companies only reported about half their product placement in movies to FTC

This information illustrates the need for the FTC (and FDA) to act to at the very least ensure accurate reporting and to make sure that movies (and other entertainment media like video games) are not being used to engage in subliminal advertising for tob
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jul 15, 2016 02:47

BALL: Congratulations, Elizabeth Drew

my friend Elizabeth Drew was inducted into Hall of Fame of the Society of Professional Journalists...Elizabeth reported that while Congress was patting itself on the back and claiming to have acted on the Surgeon General's landmark report on the health ef
The Atlantic Monthly
added Jan 12, 2017 06:14

Boxer Urges Federal Trade Commission to Expedite Study of E-Cigarette Advertising

"Given the danger these products pose to our nation's youth and the rapid rate at which advertising and use is growing, I also urge you to immediately act to stop these marketing tactics," the Senator continued. "We cannot wait any longer to start protec
US Senator Barbara Boxer
added May 13, 2016 18:11

Boxer to FTC: Expedite study on e-cigarette advertising

The agency said in January that it was waiting for approval from the White House Office of Management and Budget to study the marketing of e-cigarettes..."I urge you to expedite the study and ask that you specifically solicit information about marketing t
The Hill
added May 13, 2016 18:09

Cigarette Sales Decline, Smokeless Tobacco Sales Increase / FTC releases tobacco sales, marketing report

The number of cigarettes sold by the largest cigarette companies in the United States to wholesalers and retailers in the United States declined from 267.7 billion in 2012 to 256.7 billion in 2013, according to the most recent Federal Trade Commission (FT
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Mar 28, 2016 15:50

Despite declining smoking rates, tobacco firms doing just fine / Tobacco sales overseas are booming

If it looks like tobacco companies are withering away, they aren't. Stock in tobacco companies remains strong on Wall Street. The tobacco companies have simply found ways to diversify and adapt. First, American tobacco companies have looked beyond U.S.
Consumer Affairs
added Mar 25, 2016 13:55

FTC Reports Tobacco Marketing Steady, Exceeds $9 Billion – Efforts to Fight Tobacco Use Must Intensify

Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Mar 25, 2016 05:33

Smokeless Tobacco Report for 2013 (PDF)

The statistical tables appended to this report provide information on domestic smokeless tobacco sales and advertising and promotional activities. Commission staff prepared these tables using information collected, pursuant to compulsory process orders, f
Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
added Mar 31, 2016 14:55

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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