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[Asia, Asia-pacific, Korea - South, UK] South Korea declares war on tobacco

laid out its battle plan on September 11... The tobacco industry made no immediate response but the Korean Smoking Association, which says it represents the interests of smokers, said the plan would burden ordinary people and that in a survey of smokers
Financial Times blogs
added Sep 16, 2014 04:28

[Latin America, South America/Caribbean] AUDIO: Philip Morris Sues Uruguay Over Graphic Cigarette Packaging

To better understand this case before it goes in front of the World Bank this month, NPR's David Greene spoke with Alexandra Hall... Here are highlights from their conversation, which has been edited for clarity and length.
National Public Radio (NPR)
added Sep 16, 2014 04:10

[Missouri] AUDIO: E-Cigarette Industry Prepares For New Federal Rules

BRAVE is not opposed to what Moll has described as "rational regulations" including detailed labeling and not selling to minors. The e-cigarette sector in Missouri is marking a victory on one of those fronts after lawmakers in Jefferson City decided to
90.7 KWMU-FM (St. Louis, MO)
added Sep 16, 2014 03:35

[Thailand] Huge warnings to appear on Thai packs

A law requiring the inclusion of graphic health warnings that take up 85 percent of the front and back of cigarette packs is due to come into force in Thailand on September 24, according to a National News Bureau of Thailand story.
Tobacco Reporter
added Sep 14, 2014 11:08

[Korea - South] South Korea Takes Aim at High Smoking Rate

South Korea might get its first cigarette price hike in a decade. The government announced proposed anti-tobacco measures on Thursday, including an 80% price increase, banning manufacturers and retailers from advertising tobacco products and requiring p
Wall Street Journal Blogs
added Sep 13, 2014 21:03

The Association Between Smokers’ Perceived Importance of the Appearance of Cigarettes/Cigarette Packs and “Smoking Sensory Experience”: A Structural Equation Model

These findings support the regulation of the appearance of cigarettes/cigarette packs to reduce cigarettes’ appeal and abuse liability in line with Article 11 of WHO’s Framework Convention on Tobacco Control.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Sep 12, 2014 02:12

[UK] McKEGANEY: How anti-tobacco researchers cook the evidence

removing the cigarette pack design feature that the researchers were most concerned about (flip-top opening) would, on the basis of their own analysis, run the risk of weakening rather than strengthening the very health warnings that public-health advoca
spiked (uk)
added Sep 10, 2014 17:11

[Australia, UK, New York] THOMAS: The unintended consequences of plain cigarette packaging

the expansion of plain packaging to other politically unpopular industries will play out in the political process. Already, candy manufacturers like Mars have begun to fight in anticipation of plain packaging regulations targeting their products. This wil
City A.M. (uk)
added Sep 9, 2014 14:57


Once a brand becomes well-developed among younger adults, aging and brand loyalty will eventually transmit that strength to older age brackets.... • Younger adult strength, past or present, will tend to extend the lifecycle of a brand.
Legacy Tobacco Documents Library
added Sep 8, 2014 22:19

[Australia, UK] Plain cigarette packs could deliver £40 million boost

Public Health England announced compelling new estimates on the financial impact of plain packaging based on evidence from Australia where packs are now dominated by health warning and graphic images of the harm smoking can have. It has seen a 15% decli
Western Morning News (uk)
added Sep 8, 2014 16:46
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