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Plain Packaging on Tobacco Backfires Within First Year in the UK

In the largest public opinion poll of its kind since plain packaging was introduced, research found that UK citizens are concerned their government has imported a failed policy from Australia1 without fully evaluating the potential negative consequences2
Japan Tobacco International (JTI) (jp)
added Jun 1, 2018 05:47
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[Canada] Canadian government ignores evidence and moves ahead with failed plain packaging policy

A study by Forum Research shows Canadians believe requiring plain packaging for cigarettes is an unnecessary waste of government resources. The research, commissioned by JTI, found that: Eight out of ten Canadians (81%) believe that 'Branding on product
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added May 14, 2018 13:21
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[Africa, South Africa] SA loses big as smuggling accounts for 23% of cigarettes smoked

In a report entitled Illicit Tobacco Trade in South Africa, released in March 2018, Japan Tobacco says this is because of the illicit industry’s high profit margins due to the non-payment of taxes, relative ease of production and movement and low detecti
News24 (za)
added May 5, 2018 19:30
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Japan Tobacco's (JAPAF) Q1 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

I'm Naohiro Minami, Chief Financial Officer of the JT Group. I will take you through the consolidated financial results for the first quarter of 2018. First I will focus on the highlights of consolidated [Technical Difficulty] for the first quarter of 20
Seeking Alpha blog network
added May 3, 2018 19:32
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Japan Tobacco’s Push Abroad Offsets Weaker Domestic Demand

Japan Tobacco Inc.’s spate of acquisitions overseas is helping to stem declines in cigarette sales at home. Operating profit for the maker of Winston and Mevius cigarettes fell to 146.8 billion yen ($1.3 billion) in the three months ended March 31 compa
Bloomberg News
added May 1, 2018 19:21
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[Netherlands] TOBACCO PRODUCER FINED FOR SPONSORING DUTCH STUDENT CLUBS

research reveled that JTI paid Dutch student associations to exclusively sell Winston and Camel brands in cigarette vending machines within the walls of the associations, according to the news wire. The NVWA investigation found that this was indeed the ca
NL Times (nl)
added Apr 20, 2018 00:10
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[Greece, Russia] As one billionaire takes a break, others are focused on the art of a deal

Japan Tobacco agreed to buy Savvidi’s company, Donskoy Tabak, for 90 billion rubles ($1.6bn), a hefty premium at a time when Russia is cracking down on smoking, including a planned tax increase for cigarettes and a proposed ban on sales to anyone born aft
The National Newspaper (ae)
added Mar 26, 2018 14:35
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[Greece] Gun-Toting Russian Who Shocked Soccer World Is a Billionaire

Japan Tobacco Inc. agreed to buy Savvidi’s company, Donskoy Tabak, for 90 billion rubles ($1.6 billion), a hefty premium at a time when Russia is cracking down on smoking, including a planned tax increase for cigarettes and a proposed ban on sales to anyo
Bloomberg News
added Mar 21, 2018 11:36
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Japan Tobacco Looks To Expand Russia Presence With Donskoy Tabac Purchase

“With Donskoy Tabak's value brands complementing our existing product portfolio and its strong salesforce expanding our distribution network, we will strengthen our overall competitiveness in the country,” said Eddy Pirard, JTI’s President and CEO.
ESM - The European Supermarket Magazine (ie)
added Mar 20, 2018 01:21
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[Russia] In Greece’s Thessaloniki, club owner who invaded pitch is king

In just six years, he acquired ...state tobacco company SEKAP... It was reported on Friday that Savvidis had sold his Russian tobacco conglomerate Donskoy Tabak, which includes SEKAP, to Japan Tobacco
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 19, 2018 17:56
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