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[New Zealand] Could tobacco companies 'play their part' against robberies? They believe they are

"I'm not against the dispensers, but maybe some of these tobacco companies need to start talking to some of these dairy owners and perhaps play their part in it," Bennett said at the time. British American Tobacco NZ says it will look at trialling autom
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Jun 8, 2017 20:22
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[New Zealand] Cigarettes: What the new plain packaging will look like

Plain brown and green-coloured tobacco packaging, with a new array of images showing the health consequences of smoking, are set to be on shelves from March next year.
Newshub (nz)
added Jun 8, 2017 18:21
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[Australia and Oceania, New Zealand] Australia: Smoke without fire: international tobacco retailers claims held to be misleading and dece

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) alleged that the representations had the ability to mislead consumers about the health effects of non-nicotine e-cigarettes. More specifically, the ACCC argued that, by making the representations,
Mondaq
added Jun 8, 2017 18:04
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[New Zealand] Front group defends tobacco sales

National tobacco control advocacy service Hapai Te Hauora says big tobacco is using a front group of dairy owners to complain about tobacco taxes, the most effective way of reducing tobacco use.
Waatea News (nz)
added Jun 7, 2017 02:25
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[New Zealand] EDITORIAL: No smoke without fire

Our latest claim to fame? Ours will be the first military in the world to be smoke-free....But the last cohort - and those choosing to start smoking - is likely to provide the greatest challenges. People should not get lost in the ``meeting targets'' man
Otago Daily Times (nz)
added Jun 5, 2017 14:41
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[New Zealand] Philip Morris 'tobacco sticks' court prosecution postponed

The company is facing two charges brought by the Ministry of Health over the sticks, called Heets. The charges were to be called in the Wellington District Court on Friday but at the last minute they were adjourned by agreement until September 7. That
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Jun 2, 2017 21:15
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[New Zealand] Researchers says chemists should sell cigarettes, but pharmacists disagree video

Selling cigarettes as restricted items in pharmacies is not the answer to dairy owners' crime fears, chemists say. Tobacco-control experts say selling cigarettes in adult stores, or even pharmacies, was preferable to reduce people's access, new resear
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Jun 2, 2017 21:11
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[New Zealand] Smokers more likely to have babies with teeth abnormalities

Women who smoke more than 10 cigarettes a day during pregnancy are much more likely to give birth to babies who will fail to grow all their teeth, new University of Otago research has found. The condition, known as hypodontia, commonly involves childre
Scoop (nz)
added Jun 6, 2017 15:42
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[New Zealand] Celebrating World Smokefree Day

Associate Health Minister Nicky Wagner is encouraging New Zealanders to help their friends and family quit smoking this World Smokefree Day. “More than 5000 New Zealanders die of smoking-related illnesses each year. Nearly 1500 of those people die betwe
Scoop (nz)
added May 30, 2017 22:42
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[New Zealand] What you can do to support World Smokefree Day

Smokefree Aotearoa 2025 is all about whanau, which the theme of this year's World Smokefree Day in New Zealand. What does Smokefree Aotearoa 2025 really mean? It means that by 2025 less than 5 per cent of New Zealanders will choose not to smoke. Choice i
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added May 30, 2017 22:43
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