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[Canada] Edmonton-born actress's online role in anti-smoking ad goes viral

it was Edmonton-born actress Kathleen Black’s adorability quotient that earned her the starring role in a now-viral online ad that compares social smoking to flatulence. After all, few can utter derivations of the word “fart” 10 times in 60 seconds — wi
Edmonton (Alberta) Journal (ca)
added Mar 31, 2013 14:26

China: KIMREE Designs Electronic Cigarette About

Think back to April fool's day last year, I believe customers still are all smiles and there are well-designed electronic cigarette and many fun games. It is a very meaningful memories for everyone and let us look forward to April Fool's Day this year. I
Tobacco China (cn) 烟草在线
added Mar 26, 2013 14:57

[China] Smoking on increase in Shanghai's 'disaster zones'

Shanghai saw smoking rates rise in internet bars, entertainment venues and restaurants last year, despite becoming one of the first mainland cities to attempt to restrict the habit in public places. Officials referred to the three areas as smoking "disa
South China Morning Post
added Mar 4, 2013 06:11

[Ohio] FOX19 INVESTIGATES: Smoking apps enticing kids?

More than 100 pro-smoking apps are available ranging from virtual smoke sessions to nicotine-themed battery widgets to tobacco "shops" where you can roll your own cigarettes. Consumer researcher Connie Pechmann says smoking simulation apps have sparked t
WXIX-FOX19 (Cincinnatti, OH)
added Jan 31, 2013 11:47

From pipe-smoking dogs to Churchill's meeting to end Second World War: Five years of Flickr's hidden treasures in thousands of amazing images

The pictures we love best: Flickr celebrates fifth birthday with its most viewed images
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 18, 2013 08:04

[UK] ASA Adjudication on Nicocigs Ltd

The ad must not appear again in its current form. We told Nicolites to ensure they did not claim products were harmless in future in the absence of adequate evidence.
Advertising Standards Authority (uk)
added Jan 16, 2013 05:55

[UK] Advert that claims electronic cigarette is 'completely harmless' banned as misleading

* Nicolite advert claimed smoke from e cigarette was a 'completely harmless vapour'
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 16, 2013 05:45

[Australia] Anti-smoking apps downloaded more than 60000 times

The apps, called Quit Now: My Quit Buddy and Quit for You, Quit for Two, were just some of the tools in the Federal Government's fight against tobacco. Health Minister Tanya Plibersek said on Thursday another round of anti-smoking advertisements would a
APNnews (in)
added Jan 3, 2013 03:51

[California] SD marketing firm wins huge tobacco prevention contract

When Jeff Jordan founded Rescue Social Change Group in 2001 to do science-based anti-smoking campaigns, it was a struggle for the tiny San Diego company to get much attention in the marketing world.
U-T San Diego [San Diego Union Tribune]
added Dec 16, 2012 16:12

APPENDIX B Corrective Statements – Implementation Details (5992-2) (PDF)

TV ads • Size, color, and font of the on-screen text • Background color • How much text on-screen at a time . . . Websites • Where the corrective statements are displayed on the websites • Size, color, and font of the on-screen text
United States District Court for the District of Columbia
added Nov 27, 2012 18:57
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