Headlines Tagged with Labels/Lights — 11,364 headlines found
Back in 2001, Canada became the very first country in the world to add pictorial warnings to its cigarette packets. Over the past decade, countless other governments followed suit in an attempt to discourage their citizens from smoking. By 2014, the num
Dec 1, 2014 Forbes
added Dec 2, 2014 07:54
Companies such as GSK (Zyban, Nicabate), Pfizer (Champix) and Johnson and Johnson (Nicorette) are active members of a conservative US lobby group called the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC). . . . If these Big Pharma companies are so committe
Jul 17, 2012 6minutes.com.au (au)
added Jul 17, 2012 05:07
raising fears that it could eventually boost its profits with public money should the NHS begin prescribing ecigarettes as a smoking-cessation tool. The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) announced earlier this year that it plans
Jul 29, 2013 The Independent (uk)
added Jul 30, 2013 02:55
major cigarette manufacturers including Philip Morris International and Imperial Tobacco are keeping a close eye on developments in Europe, where policymakers are pushing through revised legislation on tobacco products. Among the European Commission's pr
May 3, 2013 Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added May 3, 2013 15:20
[Canada] Harper Government takes action with larger health warnings on tobacco products - Tough new warning labels take effect today
of today, retailers must only sell cigarette and little cigar packages that display the new, larger health warning messages.
Jun 19, 2012 Health Canada
added Jun 19, 2012 17:20
This month, Argentina will join the growing list of Latin American countries that compel tobacco companies to display health warnings about the dangers of smoking on cigarette packs, illustrated with graphic images.
Jun 12, 2012 IPS (Inter Press Service)
added Jun 16, 2012 07:33
[Pennsylvania] Graphic Warning Labels Improve Smokers' Recall of Warning and Health Risks Related to Smoking, Penn Medicine Study Shows
New Research Also Provides Valuable Insight into How Warning Labels May Be Effective in Capturing Smoker's Attentions
Jun 15, 2012 University of Pennsylvania Health System
added Jun 15, 2012 16:28
suggests research published online in Tobacco Control. Pictorial warnings work better than text alone, but if positioned on the back of the pack are less visible and less effective, say the researchers. In 2008 the UK became the third European Union cou
Sep 4, 2013 Rochdale Online (uk)
added Sep 4, 2013 12:40
Law Graduate, Quintin Rares examines Australia’s attempt to take away Big Tobacco’s intellectual property rights through plain packaging legislation, and poses the question ‘who’s next’?
Jul 12, 2012 Lexology (uk)
added Jul 20, 2012 10:34
Six MPs calling for the Government to drop plans for plain cigarette packaging received hospitality worth thousands of pounds from a leading tobacco company.
Jun 29, 2012 The Independent (uk)
added Jun 29, 2012 10:52