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[New Zealand] Researchers quick to bat against tobacco lobby

A University of Otago researcher has hit back at comments by a tobacco industry spokesman who said plain packaging would not reduce tobacco consumption.
Otago Daily Times (nz)
added Oct 15, 2012 09:24
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[Asia-pacific, Australia, New Zealand] Concerns over Vanuatu tobacco investment

Tobacco control advocates have raised concerns about cigarette manufacturers setting up operations in the Pacific, after Vanuatu rejected an application from a foreign tobacco investment company.
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Oct 14, 2012 16:49
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[New Zealand] Response to company’s criticism of new plain packaging research

British American Tobacco (BAT) has made claims that are illogical, unsupported and that ignore a well-established evidence base in its reaction to yesterday's University of Otago tobacco research announcement.
New Zealand Doctor (nz)
added Oct 15, 2012 09:29
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[New Zealand] Plain packaging of tobacco backed by public - survey

University of Otago researchers say the public supports the plain packaging of tobacco, but a tobacco industry spokesman says the research proves little about real smoker behaviour.
Otago Daily Times (nz)
added Oct 11, 2012 07:18
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[New Zealand, USA] Tobacco packaging: Call to scrutinise lobby groups' claims

American lobby groups the Institute for Policy Innovation (IPI) and Chamber of Commerce have released statements saying plain packaging will not aid public health but rather pose risks for international trade. Prof Hoek said any comments in the debate s
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Oct 11, 2012 04:34
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[New Zealand] Research undermines tobacco industry's plain packaging claims

Two research studies led by University of Otago researchers have challenged tobacco companies' claims about plain packaging.
University of Otago (nz)
added Oct 15, 2012 09:15
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[New Zealand] Research undermines tobacco industry’s plain packaging claims

"Findings from these studies show that current cigarette packaging acts as advertising and tell us that New Zealand must implement plain packaging if it is to eliminate tobacco marketing and meet its FCTC obligations.
HealthCanal.com
added Oct 10, 2012 13:11
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[New Zealand] Health service wants larger warnings on tobacco products

A regional public health service says people get more information on a cereal box than they do on cigarette packs and tobacco companies should be required to list all the ingredients on a card accompanying every product. The Wellington service's senior
Radio New Zealand - Te Reo Irirangi o Aoteoroa (RNZ) (nz)
added Oct 9, 2012 07:19
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[New Zealand] Quitline supports ‘a small city’ of quitting smokers

In the past year Quitline supported over 62,000 quit smoking attempts by New Zealanders. This is larger than the entire population of Rotorua.
Scoop (nz)
added Oct 9, 2012 02:17
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PROPOSAL TO INTRODUCE PLAIN PACKAGING OF TOBACCO PRODUCTS IN NEW ZEALAND - SUBMISSION BY BRITISH AMERICAN TOBACCO (NEW ZEALAND) LIMITED (90pp) (PDF)

(a) Plain Packaging would not reduce tobacco consumption in New Zealand. There is no evidence that the design of tobacco product packaging has any impact whatsoever on tobacco consumption or smoking initiation or cessation. (b) The Government could purs
British American Tobacco (BAT) New Zealand
added Nov 27, 2012 08:40
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