Headlines Tagged with Imperial (ca) — 534 headlines found
Eric Gagnon, director of corporate and regulatory affairs at Imperial Tobacco, discussed falling sales, Alberta’s menthol ban and the rise of vaping.
Dec 15, 2016 Metro (ca)
added Dec 16, 2016 18:39
Leaked map shows 10 Ontario 'strategic municipalities' whose local politicians were targeted in 2012 by Imperial Tobacco Canada. Reasons for selecting these targets included their 'proximity to illicit tobacco' and 'likelihood of buy-in.'
Nov 24, 2016 SooToday.com (ca)
added Nov 25, 2016 23:20
[Canada] Avis de convocation - Début de l'appel du jugement qui condamne les cigarettières - [Advisory - Start of the appeal from the judgment that condemns cigarettières - Victims will contest vigorously the arguments of the companies]
three Canadian tobacco companies will attempt to overturn the judgment that sentenced them to pay 15 billion $ to 100,000 Quebecers killed by tobacco in June 2015. Imperial tobacco (ITL), Rothmans, Benson & Hedges and JTI-MacDonald seek once again to evad
Nov 18, 2016 Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Nov 18, 2016 22:00
In the Blais File, taken in the name of a class of persons with lung cancer, throat cancer or emphysema, the Court finds the defendants liable for both moral and punitive damages... In the Létourneau File, taken in the name of persons who were dependent o
May 27, 2015 Canadian Legal Information Institute (ca)
added Nov 18, 2016 21:56
[Canada] Leaked Big Tobacco document suggests it used convenience-store, anti-contraband groups as lobbyists
a leaked Imperial Tobacco document suggests that 2012 lobbying campaign was no grassroots movement, and that the retail and contraband organizations have for years been used as surrogates by the cigarette giant to promote its own interests. The interna
Oct 25, 2016 National Post (ca)
added Oct 27, 2016 14:39
[Canada] They sell cigarettes — Now Imperial Tobacco wants to sell e-cigarettes and vaping products, too
hoping the federal government's upcoming legislation to regulate e-cigarettes and vaping products could usher its entry into the booming $235-million market. "There's no doubt that when that's introduced, we will look at what these are, see how we can p
Oct 20, 2016 CBC News (ca)
added Oct 20, 2016 17:22
[Canada] A leaked document from Imperial Tobacco shows how the Canadian Convenience Stores Association and its affiliate were used as front groups to block health regulations and tobacco taxes.
The document, provided by an anonymous whistleblower, shows how Imperial Tobacco used retailer and other business associations as front groups for their lobbying efforts...Canadian Convenience Stores Association (CCSA) and the National Coalition Against
Oct 18, 2016 Physicians for a Smoke-Free Canada
added Oct 18, 2016 15:49
[Canada] Imperial Tobacco utilise des groupes paravents pour contrer des mesures antitabac [Imperial Tobacco use screens groups to counter tobacco control measures]
uses groups as the Canadian Association of Convenience Stores (ACDA) and its Quebec branch to get its messages to the public and to exert pressure on governments, says an internal document of the tobacco giant. The document that La Presse has obtained,
Oct 17, 2016 La Presse (ca)
added Oct 17, 2016 18:24
TRANSCRIPT: The Current with Anna Maria Tremonti: 'Nothing to do with public health': Big Tobacco fights Canada's plain packaging plans
Gagnon tells Tremonti "plain packaging is not going to work...has nothing to do with public health...It's because there's a number of anti-tobacco lobbyist group that for them plain packaging is important and that's the truth. "
Sep 27, 2016 CBC News (ca)
added Sep 27, 2016 00:24
[Australia] AUDIO: The Current with Anna Maria Tremonti: 'Nothing to do with public health': Big Tobacco fights Canada's plain packaging plans
The Current looks at what we can learn from the Australian experience and hear from the tobacco industry on why they think this change in packaging is a bad idea that won't work.
Sep 26, 2016 CBC News (ca)
added Sep 26, 2016 18:23