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[North Carolina] State workers trying to quit smoking will now have to go to CVS; NC officials say move will save money

Folwell said the change will save the state of North Carolina about $479,000 a year. QuitlineNC costs the state $1.3 million a year, while the cost of state employees using CVS to stop smoking is projected at $862,000. CVS Caremark is already the pharma
Greensboro (NC) News & Record
added Jul 25, 2018 00:56
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[North Carolina] Juul continues to expand market share gap with Vuse

Juul’s market share increased from 68 percent to 70.5 percent in the four-week period that ended July 14. Meanwhile, Vuse’s market share dropped from 11.5 percent to 10.8 percent even as it lowered some product pricing to drive sales. Juul, made by Juu
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 26, 2018 01:09
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Air quality and presence of air ventilation systems inside waterpipe cafés in North Carolina

Conclusions Unsafe levels of CO and PM2.5 were observed in waterpipe cafés in NC, despite reported use of air ventilation systems. Prohibiting indoor waterpipe smoking may be necessary to ensure clean air for employees and patrons.
Tobacco Control
added Jul 25, 2018 00:56
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[North Carolina] Very low nicotine cigarettes draw FDA spotlight, scrutiny; some fear smokers will just smoke more cigarettes

Among those making comments were affiliates of the Big Three tobacco manufacturers: Altria Client Services, RAI Services Co., and ITG Brands LLC. More than 40 anti-tobacco and public-health advocacy groups had a joint submission in favor of reducing the
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 23, 2018 06:30
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[North Carolina] BAT remains in stride with low-key approach to first year of fully owning Reynolds

There was no great fanfare with the closing of the deal on July 25, 2017, which completed Reynolds’ transition to becoming the wholly owned U.S. subsidiary of BAT after 142 years of corporate independence. Legacy Reynolds shareholders own 19 percent of B
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 23, 2018 06:30
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[North Carolina] Reynolds CEO views company, Winston-Salem as "really, really special"

The first British American Tobacco Plc executive to lead Reynolds American Inc. has a decidedly different view of Winston-Salem compared with Reynolds’ most controversial top official. Ricardo Oberlander took over as Reynolds’ chief executive in January
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 23, 2018 06:30
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[North Carolina] VIDEO: Cigarette blamed for huge apartment fire that left 15 families displaced

WSOC-TV Channel 9 (Charlotte, NC)
added Jul 24, 2018 20:46
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[North Carolina] VIDEO: Cigarette blamed for huge apartment fire that left 15 families displaced

WSOC-TV Channel 9 (Charlotte, NC)
added Jul 23, 2018 18:14
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[China, North Carolina] N Carolina Gov. Cooper asks Trump to pull back on tariffs

Cooper mentioned specifically pork heading to Mexico and China and tobacco going to Turkey, China and the European Union. He says North Carolina exports of these products alone to the affected regions are $550 million annually.
AP - Associated Press
added Jul 20, 2018 14:05
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[North Carolina] It is legal for kids to work on tobacco farms, but it can make them sick

“It’s kind of a legacy in eastern North Carolina,” Castillo tells Here & Now’s Robin Young. “Either your neighbor owns a farm, or a relative owns a farm. Tobacco obviously is part of that heritage, and kids have been working in it, farmers will tell you,
WHYY (Philadelphia, PA)
added Jul 16, 2018 23:21
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