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[Australia, France] When all cigarette packs look the same, fewer people buy them

But Australia's success is hardly the only reason why unbranded cigarette packages could spread. A deluge of research nods to the power of neutral packs. A 2008 study found that the fewer design elements a cigarette packaged contained, the less desirable
Duncan (OK) Banner
added Sep 30, 2014 14:37

[Europe, UK] Imperial's Cooper to Be Blu Even as E-Cigarette Sales Lag

Cooper was lauded as the surprise winner in the Reynolds/Lorillard tobacco megadeal when she agreed to buy Blu... The chief executive officer of the U.K. purveyor of Davidoff cigarettes may have more work than she bargained for, after Blu sales fell 35 pe
Business Week/Bloomberg
added Aug 19, 2014 05:25

[Thailand] TPP and the Tobacco industry resources, intimidation and the opium war

1 An imbalance of resources: Tobacco revenues and profits dwarf the resources of many governments making it difficult to stop industry-friendly legislation and trade agreements like the TPP
Thailand Tobacco Trade - Preserving Thailand's Sovereignty on Tobacco Control (blog)
added Aug 10, 2014 18:02

[USA] Amid US Tobacco Merger, Is the Global Deal Making Done?

While the Reynolds-Lorillard deal shakes up the lucrative but slowing U.S. market, it doesn’t alter the global picture dramatically. That makes it unlikely Philip Morris, the global leader in cigarette sales excluding China, or Japan Tobacco, would feel
Wall Street Journal Blogs
added Jul 15, 2014 16:32

FirstUnion Launches the World's First Long-lasting Disposable E-cigarette

Disposable e-cigarettes, which look, feel and taste like conventional cigarettes, have become the first choice of entry-level e-cigarette users. They are now quite popular for their easy operation, high efficiency and thick vapor. In order to provide an e
CBS MarketWatch
added Jul 14, 2014 22:52

[Australia] FREEMAN: Is big tobacco abandoning smokes for e-cigarettes?

No doubt the tobacco industry celebrates witnessing the debate and division among tobacco control colleagues over the utility of e-cigarettes in reducing the harms of tobacco use. The less attention paid to the deadly US$800 billion arm of the business th
The Conversation (au)
added Jul 10, 2014 15:25

A review of smoking policies in airports around the world [FREE FULL TEXT]

existing information on smoke-free legislation lacks consistent terminology and definitions, which are needed to inform future tobacco control policy within airports and in the law.
Tobacco Control
added Jun 21, 2014 10:28

[UK] BBC Report: Philip Morris’ Be Marlboro Campaign “Aimed Unashamedly at Young People”

A new documentary from the BBC calls out Philip Morris International for its global marketing campaign promoting Marlboro cigarettes that has been found to target youth. The BBC report finds the "Be Marlboro" ad campaign is "aimed unashamedly at young pe
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jun 17, 2014 15:35

Top secret document shows WHO plans to classify e-cigarettes the same as regular cigarettes

A leaked confidential document has confirmed that the World Health Organisation is planning to classify e-cigarettes the same as regular cigarettes. The document confirms that WHO considers e-cigarettes a "threat" to public health and intends to sideline
Times of India
added May 30, 2014 06:09

[Europe] The transnational tobacco companies’ strategy to promote Codentify, their inadequate tracking and tracing standard [FREE FULL TEXT]

(FCTC) Illicit Trade Protocol (ITP) was adopted in November 2012... industry's successful negotiation of a deal with an intergovernmental agency such as INTERPOL and its attempt to promote its own tracking and tracing system at this time therefore raises
Tobacco Control
added May 29, 2014 11:47
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