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[Japan] The Next C-store Tobacco Competitor: Manufacturers?

Japan as an area retailers should be watching. Japan Tobacco International (JTI) and Philip Morris International (PMI) are both opening standalone stores there as they introduce their new heat-not-burn products, which have been growing significantly — esp
Convenience Store News
added Apr 2, 2017 01:56
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[Japan] Health ministry calls for ban on smoking in indoor public spaces

The report—called the “Tobacco White Paper”—is the first revision of the current version in 15 years. In the report, the ministry for the first time categorizes the causal links between diseases and secondhand smoking into four risk levels, based on pas
Japan Today
added Aug 31, 2016 22:56
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Japan Tobacco lights up industry with new purchase

will buy the rights to the Natural American Spirit cigarette brand for its business outside the U.S. from Reynolds American for about 600 billion yen ($4.94 billion). Stock market players immediately rejected the deal, which involves a purchase price that
Nikkei Inc. (jp)
added Oct 31, 2015 14:40
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EDITORIAL: Olympic flame gives Japan a good reason to not light up in public

The government should act swiftly... We will feel shame if we find Japan to be lagging behind many other countries in imposing a ban on smoking in public places when Tokyo hosts the Olympics.
Asahi Shimbum (jp)
added Jun 1, 2015 11:00
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Camel Naturals to launch in Japan

Japan Tobacco Inc. said Tuesday it has announced the launch of “Camel Natural Box” and “Camel Natural Lights Box” – both of which have no added flavorings.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Nov 26, 2014 10:51
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[Japan] SIEGEL: Tokyo considers smoking ban

With smokers now clearly in the minority and the 2020 Olympic games secured, Some in the Tokyo government are pushing for a smoking ban in-line some western nations. Such a ban was attempted in Yokohama in the past, but failed due to strong business oppos
PRESS TV (ir)
added Nov 6, 2014 17:36
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[Japan] Tokyo to consider public smoking restrictions in preparation for 2020 Olympics

Just as Beijing and London did when they hosted the Olympics, Tokyo is considering smoking bans in public areas and restaurants, as well as establishing separate areas for individuals to smoke in. In August, Tokyo Gov Yoichi Masuzoe said the effects of
Japan Today
added Nov 3, 2014 11:13
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Japanese Domestic Cigarette Monthly Sales Results (Preliminary Report)

Japan Tobacco International (JTI) (jp)
added Sep 15, 2014 14:39
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STB, S&C star in Japan Tobacco's $7.8 bln share offering

Sullivan & Cromwell has advised Japan Tobacco Inc and Japan's Ministry of Finance on the latter's 742.8 billion yen ($7.8 billion) public sale of its stake in the Japanese tobacco company.
Asian Legal Business (Thomson Reuters)
added Mar 22, 2013 13:21
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[Japan] Government aims for 12% smoking rate

The government has approved a 12 percent target rate for smoking among adults, representing the first numerical goal to be included in its basic plans to fight cancer
Yomiuri Shimbun (jp)
added Jun 9, 2012 22:43
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