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[Australia, UK] LETTER: CHAPMAN: Still in denial over tobacco packaging

Japan Tobacco International’s Daniel Torras is wrong in claiming that Australia’s recent dramatic fall in smoking prevalence was “consistent with pre-existing trends” ... Like Monty Python’s Black Knight talking about “just a flesh wound” after losing all
Financial Times (uk)
added Jul 23, 2014 20:58

[Australia, UK] LETTER: It is wrong to suggest plain packaging has worked

As a director of the second largest tobacco company in the UK, I am concerned by some of the misleading statements by tobacco control lobbyists reported in your article “Australia smoking rates tumble after plain-packaging shift”
Financial Times (uk)
added Jul 21, 2014 22:41

[Europe] The Tobacco Curse: Why Belarus Smokes And Smuggles Cigarettes

More than 65% of Belarusian university and high school students smoke... Belarus offers perhaps the cheapest cigarettes in the EU neighbourhood. They cost about 13 times less than in other European states. For example, in 2012, the price for a pack of Ph
Belarus Digest (by)
added Jul 21, 2014 20:29

[Korea - South] Do you smoke? Do it politely!

Two major goals of the campaign, introduced in 2001, are "making streets free of cigarette butts" and encouraging the "widespread use of portable ashtrays." In this vein, JTI Korea has since hosted a variety of street and indoor campaigns, promoting th
Korea Times (kr)
added Jul 18, 2014 18:07

[USA] Amid US Tobacco Merger, Is the Global Deal Making Done?

While the Reynolds-Lorillard deal shakes up the lucrative but slowing U.S. market, it doesn’t alter the global picture dramatically. That makes it unlikely Philip Morris, the global leader in cigarette sales excluding China, or Japan Tobacco, would feel
Wall Street Journal Blogs
added Jul 15, 2014 16:32

[Russia] Cigarette Market, LUKoil: Business in Brief

Russia's cigarette market will shrink by 8-10 percent this year as anti-smoking legislation and an economic downturn begin to bite, the head of Japan Tobacco, Mitsuomi Koizumi, told Japan's Nikkei paper, ITAR-Tass reported Monday.
Moscow Times
added Jun 16, 2014 18:37

[UK] Japan Tobacco Joins Rivals in E-Cigarette Market with E-Lites Buy ($$)

Financial Times (uk)
added Jun 13, 2014 22:07

[UK] Japan Tobacco joins rivals in e-cigarette market with E-Lites buy

Japan Tobacco became the latest global tobacco manufacturer to enter the fast-growing electronic cigarette market after snapping up smaller UK rival E-Lites.
Financial Times (uk)
added Jun 11, 2014 13:48

[Ireland] Tobacco firms may challenge govt plan for plain cigarette packets

Tobacco companies say they may mount a legal challenge to the Government decision to introduce plain packaging on tobacco products. Japan Tobacco International has said it is considering all its options following the announcement that legislation to sta
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Jun 11, 2014 00:33

[Europe, UK] Show offs / Tobacco manufacturers are busy showing off new products and price-marked packs - while they still can, reports Tracy West

This year is going to be a busy one for the tobacco category as it's the manufacturers' last chance to launch new lines before the full display ban in April 2015. That's the opinion of Alan Graham, head of marketing at Scandinavian Tobacco Group UK (STG
Forecourt Trader (uk)
added Jun 10, 2014 10:05
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