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[Europe, Malta] ECJ ruling set to end 10-year 'mouth tobacco' lobbying saga

Swedish Match appears increasingly unlikely to be permitted to sell its 'snus' mouth tobacco product across the EU any time soon. Almost ten years after it had sought out Malta's then European Commissioner for health to lift the ban, it suffered another
added Apr 21, 2018 01:56

Models for analyzing zero-inflated and overdispersed count data: an application to cigarette and marijuana use

The Poisson, zero-inflated Poisson (ZIP), hurdle Poisson (HUP), negative binomial (NB), zero-inflated negative binomial (ZINB) and hurdle negative binomial (HUNB) regression models are considered. The different approaches are evaluated in terms of the ab
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Apr 19, 2018 23:43

Report on Snus Market Revealing Size, Cost Structure, Production, Opportunities and Challenges with Key Players and Forecast till 2022

As per the latest report by Fact.MR, the global market for snus is likely to experience strong growth. The market is estimated to reach US$ 1,408.4 million revenue by 2022 end
The Financial Analyst
added Apr 19, 2018 23:35

Philip Morris Results Stoke Global Tobacco Stock Sell-Off

The stock plunged the most on record, pushing shares of competitors including Imperial Brands Plc, Altria Group Inc. and British American Tobacco Plc deeper into negative territory for 2018. The latest results from the maker of Marlboro and other top cig
Bloomberg News
added Apr 19, 2018 19:08

Philip Morris Plunges the Most in a Decade on Slump in Cigarettes

IQos sales growth slowed in the first quarter, proving it might not be so easy for smokers to quit cigarettes after all. Cigarettes -- and not gadgets -- still contribute the majority of the company’s earnings and cash flow, Chief Financial Officer Marti
Bloomberg News
added Apr 19, 2018 18:56

‘We have a rich heritage and, we believe, a bright future’: how transnational tobacco companies are using Twitter to oppose policy and shape their public identity

are using Twitter to oppose tobacco control policy and shape their public identity by promoting corporate social responsibility initiatives in violation of [FCTC]. Regulation of the tobacco industry’s global online activities is required.
Tobacco Control
added Apr 19, 2018 17:28

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Austria: government chooses tobacco industry interests over citizens’ health / 17th World conference on tobacco or health / The 17th World Conference on Tobacco or Health (WCTOH) was held in Cape Town, South Africa from 7-9 March 2018. The first time t
Tobacco Control
added Apr 19, 2018 17:10

TOC: May 2018 - Volume 27 - 3

Impact of five tobacco endgame strategies on future smoking prevalence, population health and health system costs: two modelling studies to inform the tobacco endgame / Menthol levels in cigarettes from eight manufacturers / Actual and potential use of G
Tobacco Control
added Apr 19, 2018 17:08

[Switzerland] Eighth session of the Conference of the Parties (COP8)

Documentation / Registration / Logistics / Press / media accreditation / COP8 news
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Apr 17, 2018 21:05

[Switzerland] Protecting present and future generations

The Eighth Session of the Conference of the Parties (COP8) to the WHO FCTC will be convened in Geneva (Switzerland), at the seat of the Convention Secretariat, from 1 to 6 October 2018. If 40 Parties to the treaty become Parties to the Protocol to Elimina
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Apr 17, 2018 21:03
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