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[New Zealand] Action On IQOS Demonstrates Urgent Need for Reform

“We stand behind IQOS and HEETS,” Mr Erickson said. “But it’s clear that old 20th century laws are not sufficient to address new 21st century technologies that New Zealand smokers are embracing as they move away from combustible cigarettes.”
Scoop (nz)
added May 22, 2017 17:32
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[New Zealand] Ministry takes Philip Morris to court

Philip Morris is standing by the legality of its new high-tech tobacco product after being taken to court by the Ministry of Health. The ministry yesterday announced Philip Morris was facing court over the sale of a tobacco product called Heets which a
Otago Daily Times (nz)
added May 22, 2017 17:29
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[New Zealand] Inaction irks smoke-free coalition

The Central Otago and Wakatipu Smokefree Coalition is "deeply disappointed" the Government is not willing to bring in legislation that would protect children from second-hand smoke in cars. "This goes against the recommendations of the Health Select Comm
Otago Daily Times (nz)
added May 21, 2017 19:50
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[New Zealand] Tobacco company charged over importing prohibited product

The Ministry of Health today laid charges against Philip Morris in connection with its tobacco sticks known as HEETS. Philip Morris general manager Jason Erickson said the company firmly believed it would be helping to advance the Government's goal of s
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added May 18, 2017 12:30
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[New Zealand] Legal action against tobacco 'sticks' - Expert reaction

The Ministry of Health has charged tobacco giant Philip Morris with illegally importing and selling a new product that heats tobacco sticks in a battery-powered device rather than burning them. The device itself is permitted, but the tobacco sticks it u
Scoop (nz)
added May 18, 2017 09:03
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[New Zealand] Nicotine spray helps smokers break the habit

Tairawhiti Hauora's Public Health Physician Dr Anura Jaysinghe talks about his Nicotine Replacement Therapy pilot project that introduced mouth spray to Wairoa smokers wanting to quit. Tairawhiti Hauora’s Public Health Physician Dr Anura Jaysinghe. A Gi
Grisbone Herald (nz)
added May 15, 2017 15:26
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[New Zealand] NZ government reaps $385m from duty on Imperial Tobacco sales

the company posted its highest sales since at least 2001. Revenue at Imperial Tobacco NZ rose 1.7 percent to $554 million in the 12 months ended Sept. 30, slower than the 2.5 percent growth in duty, its annual accounts show. Raw material costs rose 3.5 p
National Business Review (nz)
added May 15, 2017 15:09
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[New Zealand] Tobacco 40pc of one supermarket's sales

A Dunedin supermarket with a perfect record selling alcohol faces losing its liquor licence over the amount of tobacco products it sells. A report on the licence application by Brockville Four Square Supermarket said the police, public and Medical Offic
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added May 13, 2017 01:43
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[New Zealand] Smokers wanted for university’s stop-smoking trial

A clinical trial by the University of Auckland is calling for smokers in Wellington and the Wairarapa to take part in their stop-smoking programme using nicotine patches and e-cigarettes.
Scoop (nz)
added May 9, 2017 20:13
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[New Zealand] ASCEND-II » Home Page

We have started recruiting smokers for a community-based clinical trial to determine whether combining nicotine patches with e-cigarettes (with and without nicotine) can help more people quit smoking. The treatment could increase the number of smokers qu
University of Auckland (nz)
added May 9, 2017 20:13
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