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[UK] Big Tobacco’s technology battle heats up

analysts say PMI is winning the race to produce heat-not-burn products. And they say the category is “a key catalyst” for consolidation in the tobacco industry, describing it is one of the driving forces behind British American Tobacco’s $47bn offer for r
Financial Times (uk)
added Jan 10, 2017 06:58

Nicotine delivery to users from cigarettes and from different types of e-cigarettes [FREE FULL TEXT]

EC brands we tested do not deliver nicotine as efficiently as cigarettes, but newer EC products deliver nicotine more efficiently than cig-a-like brands. Moderate variations in nicotine content of e-liquid have little effect on nicotine delivery. Smokers
added Jan 14, 2017 19:35

[UK] Dealers selling fake goods on Facebook 'put lives at risk'

Halton Council suspects hundreds of residents are flogging dangerous fake items to their friends and families. Trading Standards officers have already seized £25,000 worth of counterfeit goods, including 25,000 cigarettes, 3.4kg of tobacco and 150 high
Runcorn and Widnes World (uk)
added Jan 9, 2017 18:58

what helps smokers stick with an internet quit smoking program?

“This study showed that the combination of a social network approach and a free course of medication increased overall use of the program.”
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jan 9, 2017 17:31

Value of 'heat not burn' smoking technology stalling BAT buyout

The slow-burn negotiations between British American Tobacco (BAT) and Reynolds, the American maker of Camel cigarettes, towards a £38bn merger are stuck on the value of new technology, it has been claimed. BAT, which already owns 42pc of Reynolds, bid $
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Jan 8, 2017 23:32

Will 2017 Be Philip Morris International, Inc.'s Worst Year Yet?

2017 has plenty of potential for Philip Morris International, and despite the issues above, there are reasons for optimism. Nevertheless, if these key factors go wrong for the company, 2017 could be one of the worst years Philip Morris has ever faced.
Motley Fool
added Jan 7, 2017 19:44
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[Oregon] VIDEO: 6-Year-Old Girl Drinks Liquid Nicotine Used For Parents' E-Cigarettes

liquid nicotine that belonged to the child's mother for use in her e-cigarettes after the substance was stored in a medicine bottle. While the young girl survived the ordeal, the accident brings to light the dangers posed by such substances and paraphern
Tech Times
added Jan 7, 2017 19:43

Clarification of When Products Made or Derived From Tobacco Are Regulated as Drugs, Devices, or Combination Products; Amendments to Regulations Regarding "Intended Uses"

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is issuing this final rule to describe the circumstances in which a product made or derived from tobacco, that is intended for human consumption, will be subject to regulation as a tobacco product, drug, device,
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added May 24, 2017 22:16

Social Media Campaign Effects: Moderating Role of Social Capital in an Anti-Smoking Campaign

social trust and community life satisfaction interacted with the treatment condition to positively affect persuasive intentions, but in distinct ways. Social trust moderated the effect of the message reception and interaction condition on participants’ wi
Health Communication
added Jan 14, 2017 19:36

[Africa, Zimbabwe] E-auctions ready to go

Zimbabwe’s Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB) has said that it will be introducing e-auctions for the 2017 flue-cured tobacco marketing season, according to a story in The Herald. The TIMB said that the introduction was part of its efforts to c
Tobacco Reporter
added Jan 6, 2017 00:47
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