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Plain Packaging in the UK: Tobacco Industry Funded Third Party Campaigns

The following organisations, which are either fully or part-funded by tobacco companies, have conducted coordinated campaigns to mobilise opposition to plain packaging in the UK. Click on the hyperlinked organisations for more detailed information on bot
TobaccoTactics.org (University of Bath Department for Health) (uk)
added May 5, 2017 16:02
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Four Ways Money Is A Key Factor In Colorado's Proposed Tobacco Tax Hike

Here's four ways money is a key factor in Colorado's proposed tobacco tax hike: 1. Impact On Low Income Coloradans Opponents say the increased tax will hit groups who can’t afford it the hardest. Mike Krause, with the Denver-based, libertarian, free
CPR - Colorado Public Radio
added Oct 14, 2016 17:55
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[Missouri] Challengers to tobacco tax hike take fight out of courtroom and onto the airwaves

In the ad, entitled “Diner,” Joe Camel – former controversial mascot of the R.J. Reynolds Camel cigarette brand – walks into a diner, drops a cigarette on the ground, and stomps it out with his foot before sitting at the counter. Then, he lights another
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Oct 14, 2016 17:54
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[Australia] Quitters want nicotine e-cigs, says research

MORE than half of Tasmania’s smokers would cut down or quit smoking tobacco if nicotine-based e-cigarettes were made legal, research shows. An Australasian Association of Convenience Stores study looking at 400 Tasmanians smokers showed a third had tri
Hobart (Tas) Mercury (au)
added Oct 12, 2016 22:37
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Plain Packaging in the UK: TCRG Research on Policy Opposition 2011-2013 Contents [hide]

Opposition organisations’ high prevalence of financial links with tobacco companies and accompanying low levels of transparency created a misleading impression of diverse and widespread opposition to plain packaging. This opposition posed a risk to plain
TobaccoTactics.org (University of Bath Department for Health) (uk)
added Oct 12, 2016 15:07
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Plain Packaging in the UK: Tobacco Industry Funded Research, Expert Opinion and Public Relations

funded third party organisations which conducted anti-plain packaging campaigns on its behalf, built alliances with organisations that lobbied Government and mobilised public opposition, including and funding research, expert opinions and public relations
TobaccoTactics.org (University of Bath Department for Health) (uk)
added Oct 12, 2016 15:04
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Plain Packaging in the UK: Tobacco Industry Funded Third Party Campaigns

funded third party organisations which conducted anti-plain packaging campaigns on its behalf, commissioned research, expert opinion and public relations activities which supported its position, and built alliances with organisations that lobbied the UK G
TobaccoTactics.org (University of Bath Department for Health) (uk)
added Oct 12, 2016 15:01
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Plain Packaging in the UK: Tobacco Company Opposition

fought against the policy using a series of arguments which they publicised via: Their corporate websites; Political advertising campaigns; Submissions to the two UK Consultations on plain packaging in 2012 and 2014 respectively; Third-party voices. Tak
TobaccoTactics.org (University of Bath Department for Health) (uk)
added Oct 12, 2016 14:59
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[UK] Bath investigation lifts lid on big tobacco’s campaigning methods

highlights how tobacco companies funded opposition to the new policy by individuals and organisations – with the linkage frequently not disclosed publicly - during a three year period. It highlights the difficulties of implementing Article 5.3 of the Worl
University of Bath (uk)
added Oct 12, 2016 14:57
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[UK] Tobacco sponsors may support snooker abroad

may be considering sponsoring snooker tournaments abroad to get round the BBC... BBC is tied by the advertising rules of the countries in which events are filmed...Mexican Grand Prix, for example, will be screened complete with advertisements for Marlboro
The Guardian (uk)
added Oct 11, 2016 16:58
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