Headlines Tagged with Italy — 851 headlines found
IQOS is the brand name of such a product by Philip Morris International, launched in 2014 in Italy as a pilot country for the European market. IQOS is now in commerce in 30 countries, including 19 European ones, and applications have been submitted to mar
Jan 25, 2018 Tobacco Control
added Jan 27, 2018 02:39
[Italy, Japan] Marlboro Kicks Some Ash / Philip Morris makes a device to heat—rather than burn—tobacco.
Since November 2014 the company has set up about 10 such outlets in Italy and Japan where visitors can sample Marlboro HeatSticks... the company has 300 scientists searching for proof that iQOS may reduce the risk of smoking-related diseases.
Mar 24, 2016 Bloomberg News
added Mar 25, 2016 14:27
(TPSAC) expressed concerns that the device would prove attractive to non-smokers, especially non-smoking teens. Now data from a small study examining IQOS use and product awareness in Italy appears to confirm those fears. Three years after IQOS was laun
Feb 2, 2018 MedPage Today
added Feb 3, 2018 13:26
[France, Germany, Italy, Korea - South, Poland, Russia, UK] EY analysis reveals rapidly growing e-cigarette market
The analysis and conclusions from the report, ‘E-cigarettes: an emerging category’ draw upon comprehensive surveys from seven diverse markets: Italy, France, Germany, Poland, U.K. Russia and South Korea. Across these markets the number of e-cigarette use
May 3, 2016 Cambridge Network (uk)
added May 3, 2016 15:55
There are some 10.3 million smokers in Italy, or around 19 percent of the population. The new laws aim to reduce this number and prevent some of the 83 thousand deaths smoking causes in Italy each year.
Feb 2, 2016 The Local Italy (it)
added Feb 3, 2016 01:02
The Italian union of tobacco operators last week lodged an appeal with the regional court of Lazio, in an attempt to block the sale of electronic cigarettes. The case is the latest in a series of actions taken by the tobacco industry which believes the
May 19, 2013 The Epoch Times
added May 19, 2013 16:08
said on Friday it would invest up to 500 million euros ($679 million)to build a factory near Bologna, Italy to produce cigarette alternatives, a growing market as sales of traditional cigarettes weaken... The company's "reduced risk" portfolio includes p
Jan 10, 2014 Reuters
added Jan 11, 2014 14:35
Philip Morris International Doubles Investment in Heated Tobacco Unit Facility in Italy. Another Step towards a Smoke-Free Future.
Additional €500 million investment planned to increase production capacity at Bologna factory to meet growing adult smoker demand for HEETS for use with IQOS. Up to 600 new jobs expected to be created.
Jun 26, 2017 Philip Morris International (ch)
added Jun 26, 2017 12:30
Preventive Medicine - Smoking prevalence in Italy 2011 and 2012, with a focus on hand-rolled cigarettes
In 2012 we observed the lowest reported overall smoking prevalence in Italy, though change since 2008 has been limited. The proportion of HR cigarettes on total tobacco trade has appreciably increased, particularly among young male smokers, who appear to
Apr 22, 2013 Science Direct
added Apr 22, 2013 13:27
plans to launch its new iQOS smokeless device and Marlboro HeatSticks in Milan, Italy on Thursday following a better-than-expected launch in Nagoya, Japan earlier this month.
Nov 19, 2014 Reuters
added Nov 24, 2014 12:33