Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Industry Watch 8,259 headlines found

20 Views

[Africa, Malawi, South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe] Tobacco growers fear livelihood is at stake

International Tobacco Growers Association... “We have come to a point where it is clear that the FCTC Secretariat has experienced a veto to tobacco growers by ignoring their pleas,” said the ITGA Chief Executive Officer, Antonio Abrunhosa.
TSN Daily News (tz)
added Jun 15, 2017 18:45
4 Views

[Poland] FIRST INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON NICOTINE TECHNOLOGY (ISONTECH)

ISoNTech has been designed to showcase the latest technological advances in alternative nicotine delivery systems, next generation devices, and the science behind them. Given some concerns expressed about the new products, it is also
PMI Science (philip Morris International)
added Jun 15, 2017 15:58
6 Views

New International Survey Shows Overwhelming Support for Very Low Nicotine Cigarettes

22nd Century Group... 74% of adults in the United States, Japan, Australia, Canada, and the United Kingdom believe “government should mandate that all cigarettes have very low, non-addictive levels of nicotine.”
Business Wire
added Jun 15, 2017 15:55
11 Views

Technical Report on Flavored Cigarettes at the Point-of-Sale in Latin America (PDF) [FREE FULL TEXT]

countries should adopt and effectively implement policies that prohibit the use of tobacco product flavorings, prohibit the use of misleading packaging and labeling, and prohibit all forms of direct and indirect advertising, promotion, and sponsorship, in
Institute for Global Tobacco Control (Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health)
added Jun 15, 2017 15:47
4 Views

Technical Report on Flavored Cigarettes at the Point-of-Sale in Latin America

examined cigarette retailers within a radius of 100 -250 meters around schools in Argentina, Brazil, Bolivia, Chile, and Peru, and their sale and promotion of flavored cigarettes. The results show that cigarette packs carrying flavor descriptors were freq
Institute for Global Tobacco Control (Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health)
added Jun 15, 2017 15:27
6 Views

Study: Tobacco Companies Are Marketing Flavored Cigarettes to Appeal to Children in Latin America; Countries Must Act to Protect Kids

Multinational tobacco companies are marketing a new generation of highly flavored tobacco products, like menthol, mint and fruit, that appeal to kids throughout Latin America. In many cases they are selling them near schools,
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jun 15, 2017 15:22
4 Views

Publication of Circular and Prospectus in connection with the Proposed Acquisition of Reynolds American Inc.

("BAT") is pleased to announce that the UK Listing Authority has approved a Class 1 circular (the "Circular") and a prospectus (the "Prospectus") (dated 14 June 2017) in relation to its recommended offer to acquire the remaining 57.8% of Reynolds America
British American Tobacco (BAT)
added Jun 14, 2017 21:10
4 Views

Tobacco Companies Sue Oklahoma Government Over New Tax On Cigarettes ($$)

joined Oklahoma tobacco wholesalers in filing a writ of prohibition to the state Supreme Court over the government’s attempt to pass a tax that would require tobacco wholesalers to pay an additional $1.50 per pack of cigarettes (James P. Naifeh, et al. v.
Lexis Nexis
added Jun 14, 2017 21:08
4 Views

[Asia-pacific] BAT's entry an opening salvo in smokeless-tobacco war in Japan

British company takes on JT, Philip Morris with rollout of new device / BAT's Glo heated tobacco device will be sold in at least 13,000 stores in Tokyo and Osaka beginning July 3. Palazzetti described Japan as the first battleground for heated tobacco pr
Nikkei Inc. (jp)
added Jun 14, 2017 20:23
8 Views

Tobacco is a Social Justice Issue: Why the LGBT Community is Among the Hardest Hit by Smoking

It is not an accident that smoking rates among lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender youth are twice the rate for the general population. For decades, African Americans, low-income neighborhoods, LGBTQ communities and those with mental illness have been
PR Newswire
added Jun 14, 2017 16:31
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines