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[New York] Cigarette kickbacks are burning small distributors

New York distributors of cigarettes and other candy store items...says the kickbacks are illegal because the state has what is called a fair trade law that sets the minimum price...rebating $1 or $2 a carton, the out-of-state distributors are breaking the
New York Post
added Feb 27, 2018 14:09

[District of Columbia] Public health faculty call for ban on research funding from tobacco companies

Public health professors in the Faculty Senate have introduced a resolution, which is currently under consideration by the senate’s executive committee, to bar anyone associated with GW from accepting tobacco money for research. Faculty say tobacco compa
GW Hatchet (George Washington University)
added Feb 26, 2018 22:45

[Canada] Big Tobacco miffed over health committee snub, opposes plain packaging proposal

“How a committee can pass a tobacco bill without hearing from a tobacco company that has close to 50-per-cent market share is beyond us,” spokesman Eric Gagnon said Monday. But the decision to exclude Imperial Tobacco boiled down to not having enough ti
Canadian Press
added Feb 26, 2018 22:44

Clinical study reveals smokers who switch to glo had significantly reduced exposure to toxicants

• Clinical studies by scientists at British American Tobacco indicated that when smokers switched completely from conventional cigarettes to glo, their exposure to certain harmful chemicals was significantly reduced**. • In some cases, the reductions wer
added Feb 27, 2018 21:29

[Asia-pacific, China] Indonesia accused of favouring big tobacco as vaping industry faces giant tax increase

Chain-smoking Indonesia is moving to stub out its booming e-cigarette sector, sparking criticism that the government is siding with giant tobacco firms at the expense of public health. The Southeast Asian nation has one of the world’s highest smoking r
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Feb 26, 2018 04:45

Does interest in smoking affect youth selection of pro-smoking videos? A selective exposure experiment

The findings of this study call into question the existence and prominence of pro-smoking videos on YouTube and brings to attention the need for regulatory or monitoring efforts of such content.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Feb 25, 2018 18:49

JUUL Labs Presents Findings From Two Studies at The Society for Research on Nicotine & Tobacco's 2018 Annual Meeting

The findings, "Characterization of Temperature Regulation and HPHC Profile of a Nicotine Salt-Based ENDS Product," were presented at a poster session at The Society for Research on Nicotine & Tobacco's 2018 Annual Meeting in Baltimore, Md.
PR Newswire
added Feb 25, 2018 16:23

British American Tobacco's (BTI) CEO Nicandro Durante on Q4 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

2017 was a transformational year for BAT, not only did they deliver on the financials, but we also completed our acquisition of Reynolds America, the largest tobacco deal in history. This is a transformational deal providing BAT of access to one of the m
Seeking Alpha blog network
added Feb 25, 2018 02:15

[South Dakota] RUMPZA: Tobacco ads, fun flavors and trends draw adolescents to harmful substances

Watertown (SD) Public Opinion
added Feb 24, 2018 14:05

Into the black: Marlboro brand architecture, packaging and marketing communication of relative harm

The offering of variants and line extensions prompt the perception that there is a hierarchy of ‘strength’, based on sequentially reported tar yields, and thereby an apparent offering of sequentially ‘less harmful’ options from the parent anchoring brand
Tobacco Control
added Feb 23, 2018 18:39
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