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[California] San Francisco Voters Uphold Ban on Flavored Tobacco Products in Big Win for Kids over Tobacco Industry

By a 68 percent to 32 percent margin...groundbreaking law stands – and will stop the tobacco industry from targeting kids, African Americans and other populations with menthol- and candy-flavored products, as the industry has done for far too long. The Sa
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jun 6, 2018 13:10
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San Francisco, California, Proposition E, Ban on the Sale of Flavored Tobacco (June 2018)

No on Prop E - Stop the Prohibition Proposition reported $11,591,231 in contributions and $10,703,194 in expenditures for its campaign as of June 4, 2018. The committee noted that major funding had come from the R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company.[8]
Ballotpedia
added Jun 6, 2018 13:01
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[California] Big Tobacco pouring big money into Prop E

Proponents of Proposition E, which would ban flavored tobacco products including menthol cigarettes, flavored chewing tobacco and flavored liquids containing nicotine used in electronic cigarettes, say young people are targeted for the sale of the flavor
San Francisco (CA) Examiner
added Jun 6, 2018 01:41
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[California] S.F. Voters Stare Down Big Tobacco

They have an unexpected opponent. Despite being on the other side of the country, former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg has poured about $1.8 million of his own money into the Yes On E campaign. That’s in addition to the hundreds of thousands of additi
San Francisco Weekly
added Jun 6, 2018 01:41
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JUUL sales among young people fueled by social media, says study

“[Juul is] taking advantage of the reach and accessibility of those platforms to target the youth and young adults, basically everybody can see their product because there are no restrictions...the marketing and promotional on social media platforms play
Washington Times
added Jun 6, 2018 01:40
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Altria Group Introduces New Structure to Grow Innovation

Establishment of two divisions – core tobacco and innovative tobacco products; Creation of a Chief Growth Officer function to accelerate speed to market for innovative products and technologies; and Aligning product development efforts more directly to
Convenience Store Decisions
added Jun 6, 2018 01:31
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[Europe] WHO and EU clash with tobacco industry over plain packaging effectiveness

The industry says plain packaging has no visible impact on smoking rates while it opens the door to black markets. On the contrary, the WHO insists on the effectiveness of the measure and rules out any link to illicit trade. From its side, the EU has ad
EurActiv
added Jun 6, 2018 00:28
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[California] San Francisco to vote on overturning ordinance banning flavors in tobacco products

However, ordinance opponents — with nearly $12 million in R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. funding support — were able to persuade at least 34,000 individuals to sign a petition in support of the referendum. “Last summer, the Board of Supervisors rushed throug
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jun 5, 2018 23:25
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[Asia] China tobacco regulator argues for indoor space for smokers

The regulator of China’s tobacco industry, which oversees state monopoly China National Tobacco Corp, said on Monday that designated indoor smoking areas should be introduced to deter smokers as enforcing bans in all public spaces was too difficult.
Reuters
added Jun 4, 2018 21:53
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[Canada] From smokes to vapes

Using World No Tobacco Day as a backdrop, Imperial Tobacco officially unveiled a vaping product... At a product launch in Toronto, the subsidiary of British American Tobacco introduced Vype, a fillable e-cigarette that produces an inhalable aerosol that
Canadian Press
added Jun 4, 2018 20:50
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