Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Industry Watch 9,047 headlines found

1 View

[South Africa] Did Big Tobacco buy Twitter?

There's more to the data — and social media — backing the latest tobacco-funded ad campaign. The tobacco industry is paying social media celebrities in what could be a ploy to undermine new government efforts to curb tobacco use in the country.
Bhekisisa (za)
added Sep 20, 2018 11:38
8 Views

[Virginia] VCU’s Center for the Study of Tobacco Products receives nearly $20M grant to predict outcomes of tobacco product regulations

The $19.78 million grant will be used to launch a five-year project focused on predicting the outcomes of government regulations of tobacco products, including e-cigarettes.
Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU)
added Sep 19, 2018 20:24
2 Views

ARAGÓN / SMITH: Big Tobacco is marketing vapes to our kids, so our city took them on and won — it’s the FDA’s turn now

"Big tobacco sees vaping as their future," these are the words of Patrick Reynolds, an anti-tobacco activist and executive director of Foundation for Smokefree America. He is the grandson of R.J. Reynolds, the man behind a namesake tobacco company largel
The Hill
added Sep 19, 2018 19:58
9 Views

Putting the Brake on E-Cigarettes

Joanna Cohen, the Bloomberg professor of disease prevention at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and director of the Institute for Global Tobacco Control,... The interview has been edited for length and clarity.
U.S. News & World Report
added Sep 19, 2018 19:57
7 Views

BRIANT: Tobacco Group Takes Stance on E-Cig Flavors / NATO says bans not the answer to teen vaping

In conclusion, local government officials should focus on responding to the underlying causes of risky teenager behavior rather than adopting an ordinance that simply bans all legal tobacco products. A policy that outright prohibits flavored tobacco prod
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Sep 19, 2018 19:23
4 Views

British American Tobacco only tobacco company featured in prestigious Dow Jones Sustainability World Index

it is the only tobacco company to have been listed in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices' (DJSI) most prestigious world ranking – making it the tobacco industry leader for the second year running. Launched in 1999, the DJSI represents the gold standard
British American Tobacco (BAT)
added Sep 19, 2018 19:16
0 Views

[New York] Floral Park passes amendment to allow vape shops, hookah bars

Both establishments can now apply to open in Floral Park's B3 commercial district, an area reserved for massage parlors, tattoo parlors and adult bookstores.
(Long Island, NY) Newsday
added Sep 19, 2018 17:22
4 Views

[New York] JUUL-Addicted NYU Braces for Federal Crackdown

E-cigarettes, particularly JUUL, are ubiquitous at NYU. Students can be found vaping while walking between classes, in dorms and at parties. Some underage NYU students — the legal smoking age in New York City is 21 — started before they came to college.
Washington Square News (NYU)
added Sep 19, 2018 17:22
4 Views

In Face of Teen E-Cigarette Epidemic, FDA Cracking Down on Retailers, Manufacturers

The FDA also sent out 12 warning letters to other online retailers selling e-liquids or nicotine solutions that resemble kid-friendly food products like juice boxes, candy, and cookies. These products are extremely dangerous for young children and, if in
The Legal Examiner
added Sep 19, 2018 17:02
1 View

Why the FDA Is Cracking Down on Teen Use of E-Cigarettes

“I use the word epidemic with great care,” FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb publicly stated this month. “E-cigs have become an almost ubiquitous — and dangerous — trend among teens. The disturbing and accelerating trajectory of use we’re seeing in youth,
Healthline Networks
added Sep 19, 2018 16:50
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines