Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Industry Watch 5,122 headlines found


Electronic Cigarettes International Group Expands FIN Advanced Vaping System Product Line Following Initial Success in US

ECIG is adding 10 new refills in various flavors and strengths, bringing the total number of FIN AVS kits and refills to 17. FIN AVS flavors now include Tobacco, Menthol, Cherry, Vanilla and Cinnamon, and each flavor can be purchased in three nicotine le
Business Wire
added Oct 8, 2015 10:37

FDA Menthol Study Didn't Harm Tobacco Cos., DC Circ. Told ($$)

[FDA] wants a D.C. Circuit panel to lift an injunction on an advisory report on menthol cigarettes that was co-authored by expert witnesses who testify against tobacco companies, telling the judges Wednesday that the companies have not shown they were inj
added Oct 8, 2015 09:58

Philip Morris Italia and the Italian Government sign Memorandum of Understanding to promote tobacco growing in Italy

Strategic partnership with the Ministry of Agriculture to invest approximately 80 million euros annually for the purchase of the highest quality nationally grown leaf tobacco
Philip Morris International (ch)
added Oct 8, 2015 09:27

[Asia-pacific] PMI Comments on Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Agreement

The agreement creates a system of fair and equal treatment and then hangs a “Do Not Enter” sign directed to millions of people: responsible farmers, retailers, manufacturers, and suppliers who work and trade in tobacco. For the first time, negotiators ha
Philip Morris International (ch)
added Oct 8, 2015 09:26

[Asia-pacific] Tobacco ‘carve-out’ sparks bid to sink TPP

Lawmakers from tobacco-producing states and business groups are aiming to torpedo a sweeping Asia-Pacific deal over a provision they believe will severely damage the U.S. industry. Delegates from North Carolina, where the majority of the nation’s tobac
The Hill
added Oct 8, 2015 09:23

[Asia-pacific] WashU Expert: Time for tobacco-state politicians to make ‘adult choice’ on Pacific trade agreement

Benson, the author of “Tobacco Capitalism: Growers, Migrant Workers, and the Changing Face of a Global Industry”...the tobacco industry is allowed to continue profiting from the global marketing of a product clearly shown to cause health problems and mor
Washington University in St. Louis (MO)
added Oct 7, 2015 23:55
1 View

VIDEO: ABC Pressure Point: tobacco industry vs tobacco control debate, Australia

Evans interviews (the late) Dr Nigel Gray (Cancer Council Victoria), Ruth Sheen, John Dollisson (Tobacco Institute of Australia) & Bill Webb (Phillip Morris) on smoking and health. Classic illustration of BigTobacco denials of evidence on smoking risks
You Tube
added Oct 6, 2015 13:08
1 View

VIDEO: Tobacco Institute of Australia's John Dollisson on health risks of tobacco

In the 1970s & 80s, this is how the #tobacco industry in Australia communicated with the public about health risk
You Tube
added Oct 6, 2015 13:04

[Europe] Watchdog tells Brussels to kick tobacco habit ($$)

Ms O’Reilly, the former Irish Ombudsman, criticised the commission for not following UN rules to ensure public access to details of any discussions with tobacco companies or their representatives. An investigation carried out by her office found that onl
Times Of London (uk)
added Oct 6, 2015 11:02
1 View

[Europe] Commission's secretive tobacco lobby contacts breach UN rules - Ombudsman

The new ruling follows other, recent Ombudsman rulings on several other CEO complaints about secrecy and conflicts of interests emerging from the Commission's relations with tobacco industry. In December 2013, the Ombudsman slammed the Commission for its
Corporate Europe Observatory (be)
added Oct 6, 2015 11:02
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines