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[New Zealand, UK] British American Tobacco NZ wants evaluation then regulation

British American Tobacco New Zealand (BATNZ) believes the Government should review the effectiveness, or otherwise, of this policy before blindly introducing further tobacco control measures.
Scoop (nz)
added Jul 20, 2012 11:12
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[New Zealand] Philip Morris Should Butt Out Of Efforts To Reduce Smoking

“Today’s revelation that Philip Morris has set up a website and is trying to get smokers to make submissions is disturbing,” said Green Party health spokesperson Kevin Hague. “It is immoral for a company that knows its product is lethal to actively urge
Scoop (nz)
added Jul 20, 2012 10:46
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[New Zealand] Tobacco retailer support for new display legislation

Tobacco retailers interviewed in the Wellington area mostly supported the forthcoming removal of point-of-sale tobacco product displays, according to University of Otago, Wellington research funded by Regional Public Health.
University of Otago (nz)
added Jul 20, 2012 10:41
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[New Zealand] Tobacco giant's campaign labelled 'disturbing'

Anti-smoking campaigner Marewa Glover says the company's latest move is just another tactic. "This is advertising," she told TV ONE's Close Up. "They need to find new avenues to get their product before the public and getting prime time television is v
nzoom.com (TVNZ)
added Jul 20, 2012 10:37
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[New Zealand] Your Issues

Tobacco tax has increased by more than 30% since April 2010. It's getting even higher. / Council by council, outdoor smoking bans are getting more and more repressive. / From 23 July 2012 on, smokers will no longer be able to see the choice of tobacc
My Opinion Counts (Philip Morris New Zealand)
added Jul 20, 2012 10:30
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[New Zealand] ABOUT US

My Opinion Counts is an online resource for New Zealand's adult smokers who want to be sure that the Government has an opportunity to hear all views – including the views of smokers – before it imposes further tobacco taxes and regulations.
My Opinion Counts (Philip Morris New Zealand)
added Jul 20, 2012 10:27
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[New Zealand] HIDE: Will plain packaging attract smokers?

But it’s worth a shot, surely, even if it stops one kid smoking. I am not so sure. What if plain packaging actually increases the uptake of smoking? . . . I suspect plain packaging makes black market cigarettes all the more likely.
National Business Review (nz)
added Jul 20, 2012 10:17
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[New Zealand] Big tobacco fights to beat NZ's rules

A multinational cigarette company has started an aggressive fightback against laws and price rises intended to make people quit the habit.
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Jul 20, 2012 10:10
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[New Zealand] Big tobacco's fight back 'immoral': Greens

The tobacco industry setting up a website aimed at fighting anti-smoking measures is "disturbing and immoral", the Green Party says.
TV3 (nz)
added Jul 20, 2012 03:55
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[New Zealand] Fag war heats up as cover-up law bites

British American Tobacco has joined competitor Philip Morris in blasting the government's anti-smoking rules. . . . In a provocative challenge today, BAT, which controls about 75% of New Zealand's tobacco market, called on the government to prove its r
National Business Review (nz)
added Jul 20, 2012 03:54
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