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[Saudi Arabia] LETTER: Smoking problem

This is with reference to the report “65% of secondary schoolgirls smoke” (Feb. 8). It is an alarming trend and needs to be checked at the earliest. According to the report, exposure to western and social media is to be blamed for this trend. It is
Arab News (sa)
added Feb 8, 2015 18:08
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[Canada] Both Sides Of The Plain Cigarette Packaging Debate / BRANDS AREN’T AT FAULT, STOP BLAMING THEM

The policy was a boon for counterfeiters – as the Adam Smith Institute points out in their 2012 paper, ‘Plain Packaging. Commercial expression, anti-smoking extremism and the risks of hyper-regulation’1, nothing is easier to template and copy than standar
JTI-Macdonald Corp. (ca)
added Aug 31, 2016 14:54
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Industry watch: heat-not-burn tobacco products are about to reach their boiling point

marketed them as healthier than conventional cigarettes. These claims, refuted by researchers,1 failed to lure consumers. Each reincarnation of HNB was commercially unsuccessful, and most HNB products were discontinued shortly after their introduction. Un
Tobacco Control
added Aug 24, 2016 17:17
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Facebook Begins Shutting Down Cigar Groups

Last night social media giant Facebook began enforcing their TOS and started shutting down groups that promote the private sale tobacco products including cigars. The most noticeable group was the ultra popular Cigar Cartel, but also included were CHAOS,
The Cigar Authority
added Apr 20, 2016 14:32
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Philip Morris Device Criticized by Imperial Tobacco Researcher

Marlboro maker claims its “iQOS” product -- a black pen-shaped device that heats capsules containing tobacco -- is safer than smoking because combustion isn’t involved. Imperial researchers tested the so-called “heat-not-burn” gadget and found evidence th
Bloomberg News
added Sep 25, 2015 15:42
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[North Carolina] Analysts expect R JR innovations with Newport

Reynolds American Inc. is expected to apply its successful product innovation strategy with top-selling menthol brand Newport if the manufacturer gains federal anti-trust approval of its $27.4 billion offer for Lorillard Inc. A leading industry analyst,
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 16, 2015 14:06
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Statement of the National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS) “Tobacco: Taxes Owed, Avoided and Evaded” / United States Senate Committee on Finance (PDF)

• Many Native American tribes and tribal retailers are abusing their sovereignty to evade state taxes on sales of tobacco. Such tribes and retailers abuse their ability to sell tax-free to their own members and expand those sales to non-members even thou
National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS)
added Jul 29, 2014 11:04
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The Tobacco Company Gaining Ground With Technology

Lorillard's e-cigarette, Blu eCig, is currently the number one e-cigarette with a 49% market share in the U.S. This comes as a result of the intense marketing and investment Lorillard has put behind the e-cig brand. The current investment cost means that
Motley Fool
added Nov 3, 2013 23:32
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[California] SMOKE SCREEN Big Vape is copying Big Tobacco’s playbook

E-cigarette manufacturer NJOY and importer Smoking Everywhere have hired the same firms that previously helped the tobacco industry evade regulation... THE ATTACKS ON SONEJI ARE SIMILAR TO THOSE LOBBED AT ANY INDIVIDUAL WHO SPEAKS OUT ABOUT THE POSSIBLE H
The Verge (Vox Media)
added Nov 16, 2017 15:54
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British American Tobacco Drives Tobacco Heating Product Expansion with Canada Launch

it has launched i-glo™ - a tobacco heating product which is a revolution in simplicity - in Canada. i-glo™ heats rather than burns tobacco and delivers a cleaner experience *. i-glo™ is a truly innovative product. Designed in the UK, involving over 100
PR Newswire
added May 9, 2017 20:58
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