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[Europe] ARCHIVE: CRONIN: The muscle and money of Big Tobacco

There should be no room for nuance when tobacco is discussed. Six million lives are lost to smoking every year. The companies that cause this suffering deserve to be treated as pariahs. So why is the EU accommodating them?
added Apr 15, 2014 17:27

[Asia, Asia-pacific, Malaysia] Japan Tobacco to buy JT International

JT International Bhd, which makes Camel and Salem cigarettes, has received a takeover offer of RM808.4 million from its controlling shareholder Japan Tobacco International Holding BV (my)
added Apr 1, 2014 16:27

[UK] ASA Adjudication on Gallaher Ltd

The ads breached CAP Code (Edition 12) rule 3.1 (Misleading advertising). Action The ads must not appear again in their current form. We told JTI not to claim that in 2008 the Government had "rejected" the policy of plain packaging for cigarettes.
Advertising Standards Authority (uk)
added Mar 27, 2014 16:41

[UK] Gallaher owner claims small victory in plain tobacco pack fight ($$)

The owner of Gallaher has succeeded in having an advertising watchdog ruling on its ‘misleading’ advertising campaign partially overturned. Japan Tobacco International had claimed in its advertisement, published in 2012, that plain tobacco packaging had
Times Of London (uk)
added Mar 27, 2014 16:40

[Australia, UK] ASA partially retracts 2012 plain cigarette packaging ruling

Advertising Standards Authority has agreed with a claim made in an ad for Gallaher Tobacco-owner Japan Tobacco International (JTI), which argued there was a lack of credible evidence that plain tobacco packaging would prevent children from starting to smo
Marketing Magazine (uk)
added Mar 27, 2014 13:05

PLOS Medicine: Representation and Misrepresentation of Scientific Evidence in Contemporary Tobacco Regulation: A Review of Tobacco Industry Submissions to the UK Government Consultation on Standardised Packaging

findings highlight the possibility that the tools of Better Regulation, particularly stakeholder consultation, provide an opportunity for wealthy corporations to slow, weaken, or prevent the implementation of public health policies.
Public Library of Science (PLoS)
added Mar 26, 2014 12:19

Expert verdict on tobacco industry evidence against standardised packaging

The study suggests the collective argument put forward by companies that standardised packaging would 'not work' is based on misuse and misrepresentation of published evidence on standardised packaging and is 'highly misleading.' Examining evidence supp
University of Bath (uk)
added Mar 26, 2014 11:31

[Ireland] Tobacco firms' secret lobbying

The Herald has exclusively obtained copies of correspondence between the Department of Health, Ministers and the manufacturers of tobacco products between May and December last year, by use of the Freedom of Information Act. March 24 will mark 10 years s
Evening Herald (ie)
added Mar 11, 2014 14:54

Full year earnings achieve double-digit growth / Market share continues to grow in most key markets (PDF)

 Core revenue at constant FX increased 6.1% driven by strong price/mix, more than compensating for a 4.6% decline of total shipment volume. This decline was due to industry contraction in a number of markets and trade inventory adjustments, partly offs
JT International (JTI) (Japan Tobacco) (jp)
added Mar 5, 2014 00:37

[Ireland] Cigarette company unveils scary-looking anti plain-pack website

A TOBACCO COMPANY has unveiled a new website claiming to offer the ‘plain facts’ on the issue of the revised rules for cigarette packaging being planned by Health Minister James Reilly. The site — designed in a stark grey, white and yellow colour scheme
The (ie)
added Feb 21, 2014 10:55
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