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[UK] MONBIOT: Dark money lurks at the heart of our political crisis

Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA)...for many years, it has been funded by British American Tobacco (BAT), Japan Tobacco International, Imperial Tobacco and Philip Morris International. When this funding was exposed, the IEA claimed that its campaigns ag
The Guardian (uk)
added Jul 18, 2018 14:55
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[UK] IMPERIAL TAKES ON JUUL AS BIG TOBACCO FACES UPSTART RIVAL

CEO Alison Cooper steps up efforts to reassure investors that smoking alternatives are an opportunity rather than a threat. This month the maker of Winston cigarettes is releasing new vaping pods in the U.S. and U.K. containing nicotine salts, which allo
Advertising Age
added Jul 6, 2018 02:42
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Imperial Takes on Juul as Big Tobacco Faces Upstart Rival

is launching a vaping product to compete with Juul Labs...new vaping pods in the U.S. and U.K. containing nicotine salts, which allow the stimulant to be absorbed into the bloodstream more rapidly than when using a conventional e-cigarettes. The nicotine
Bloomberg News
added Jul 5, 2018 21:46
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[UK] Tobacco giant buys stake in medical cannabis

Imperial Brands, the FTSE 100 company behind Winston and Gauloises cigarettes, is investing in Oxford Cannabinoid Technologies. It is thought to be the first time that a Big Tobacco company has invested in cannabis research in the UK. OCT launched last y
Times Of London (uk)
added Jun 29, 2018 14:33
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[UK] Tobacco giant Imperial Brands invests in medical cannabis

Tobacco firm Imperial Brands is investing in UK biotech company Oxford Cannabinoid Technologies (OCT). The move comes as campaigning to allow marijuana products for medicinal purposes gathers pace. A company subsidiary, Imperial Brands Ventures, is taki
BBC Online
added Jun 29, 2018 14:33
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Imperial Brands invests in cannabis-based medical research

The maker of Gauloises and Winston cigarettes said on Thursday that its subsidiary, Imperial Brands Ventures, was taking an equity stake in the British company. It did not disclose the size of the stake.
Reuters
added Jun 29, 2018 22:08
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[Malawi] Special report: The children working the tobacco fields: 'I wanted to be a nurse'

Children in poor families work the fields in Malawi, impacting schooling, reports Sarah Boseley, amid signs of a growing international crisis....There are 18 tenant families on this tobacco farm in the Kasungu district of Malawi, each living in a straw h
The Guardian (uk)
added Jun 25, 2018 15:28
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[UK] MARKET REPORT: Tobacco company Imperial Brands stock is smoking hot as investors hope for strong e-cigarette sales

Imperial Brands had a smoking day yesterday, as the tobacco company was rewarded for its drive into cigarette alternatives. Broker Liberum named the business, which is currently in a recruiting push for staff to develop its 'next-generation' products, a
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 21, 2018 14:41
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[Canada] Imperial Tobacco gets into vaping business, but still leading cigarette seller

Using World No Tobacco Day as a backdrop, Imperial Tobacco officially unveiled a vaping product to the Canadian market Thursday, saying the company is moving to help transition smokers away from combustible cigarettes to potentially less harmful products.
Brandon (Man) Sun (ca)
added Jun 1, 2018 23:57
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[UK] The £2bn fire-sale of a cigarette empire: Imperial Brands set to sell-off chunks of the company as it looks to focus on global vaping craze

Chief executive Alison Cooper said it was too early to say which parts of the business would be sold, but admitted vaping was now a big focus. The 52-year-old said: ‘When you have got a dynamic like this happening – the opportunity for consumers to swit
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 10, 2018 17:17
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