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FTC Reports First Increase in Tobacco Marketing Since 2003, Underscoring Need for Continued Vigilance in Fighting Tobacco Use

It is troubling news for our nation’s health that marketing expenditures for cigarettes and smokeless tobacco increased by nearly four percent to $8.82 billion in 2011, representing the first increase in overall tobacco marketing since 2003.
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added May 22, 2013 19:51
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Cigarette Marketing Increases as Tobacco Use Declines

Cigarette volumes have been declining for several years, but that has not stopped tobacco companies from opening their wallets for advertising and promotion dollars. According to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), the largest cigarette companies spent $
Convenience Store News
added May 22, 2013 19:47
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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 22, 2013 12:13
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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 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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FTC Releases Reports on 2011 Cigarette and Smokeless Tobacco Advertising and Promotion

Amounts Spent Marketing Cigarettes and Smokeless Tobacco Rose in 2011
Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
added May 22, 2013 08:09
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80s Promo Video for the Tobacco Institute, A Pro-Smoking Trade Group

The video trumpets the many pro-tobacco activities undertaken by the group, including: lobbying politicians to prevent the passage of smoking laws, fact-checking and disputing anti-smoking statements by the Surgeon General, and researching public attitude
Laughing Squid (blog)
added Mar 10, 2013 11:53
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[Illinois] Decade-old lawsuit in 'light' cigarette case still smoldering

The judge made his ruling in December, and the plaintiffs' attorneys, Korein Tillery of St. Louis, have asked the Illinois 5th District Appellate Court in Mount Vernon for permission to directly appeal the issues that came before Ruth to the Illinois Sup
Illinois River Bend Telegraph
added Jan 26, 2013 05:08
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[North Carolina] Tobacco companies spending less on ads

Combined, they dedicated nearly 81 percent of their marketing dollars, or $6.49 billion, on price discounts in 2010. Although the amount spent was down $180 million from 2009, the percentage spent was up 2.5 percentage points. The companies provide disc
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Sep 21, 2012 17:21
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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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