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[Ireland] LETTER: Message in the cigarette pack

a leading tobacco company is about to offer free cartons of 200 cigarettes in exchange for each collection of all 14 images. The Ministers responsible for this hasty piece of legislation will have to look on helplessly as a frenzy of “GI” exchanges on the
Irish Times (ie)
added Feb 6, 2013 12:22
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[Ireland] Descendant relights Irish tobacco trade ($$)

Everard is following in the footsteps of his great-great-grandfather and hopes to have Everard Cigars, produced on his farm in Co Tipperary, on sale next year Harvest time in Ireland is normally associated with wheat, oats and barley, but a small farm in
Times Of London (uk)
added Aug 15, 2016 13:11
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[Ireland] Tobacco firms 'targeting' women with elegant, feminine packaging

According to health promotion experts, tobacco companies are trying to reel in women by creating candy-coloured packaging, white packaging, ‘women-only’ brands, low-tar, and new, super-slim products. This need to sell cigarettes via their packaging is m
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Jan 11, 2013 09:35
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[Europe, France, Ireland, UK] Implementation of 'plain' tobacco pack law approaches

The standardised tobacco pack law comes into effect on 20 May in the UK...France and Ireland also introduce the measure on the same day and more governments are set to eventually follow suit after tobacco firms lost their legal challenge against EU rules.
Packaging News (uk)
added May 16, 2016 19:34
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[Europe] Tobacco firm JTI Ireland denies delaying tactics

has denied arguments by the State that the firm is seeking to delay a decision by the European Court of Justice concerning plans to introduce plain packaging of tobacco products. It is not in JTI Ireland’s commercial interest to have any delay in its chal
Irish Times (ie)
added Jul 2, 2015 10:40
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[Ireland] There’s now THREE tobacco giants who aren’t happy with the Government at all

Philip Morris, Imperial Tobacco, and Japan Tobacco Limited have all sent legal letters to the Government on the issue, threatening varying levels of action, Minister for Children James Reilly has said. The latest, Philip Morris, has written regarding the
The Journal.ie (ie)
added Mar 11, 2015 11:11
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[Ireland] Senator calls for 99% tax on tobacco profits amid legal threat

A leading oncologist and Senator has called for a 99% tax on the profits of tobacco companies - if they pursue their threats of legal action against the State.... Professor John Crown has welcomed the news, and said the Government should do more to chall
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Feb 18, 2015 20:39
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Philip Morris Braces For Ireland's Tobacco Plain Packaging Legislation

Ireland’s effort at plain packaging legislation has received vociferous support from Prof Mike Daube, a key figure in Australia’s similar effort. Australia’s cigarette plain packaging law, which came into effect in December 2013, is supposed to be the mo
Trefis
added Oct 8, 2014 14:49
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[Ireland, UK] Roll up, roll up! Marlboro launches RYO variant

PML UK and Ireland marketing director Zoe Smith commented: “This is the most exciting news from the Marlboro brand in many years and we will be fully supporting the launch of Marlboro Gold Original rolling tobacco nationally across all channels. The rolli
Wholesale News (Federation of Wholesale Distributors) (uk)
added Sep 3, 2014 10:54
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[Ireland] Big tobacco left gasping: But the power of addiction means it's a noxious weed that's hard to kill

The widow of a man who couldn't kick the habit despite many attempts was awarded a staggering $23.6bn in compensation for his 1996 death.... The power of addiction over even the most sobering common sense is the entire sorry story of tobacco. Like deadly
Irish Independent (ie)
added Jul 28, 2014 20:58
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