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FTC Releases Reports on 2013 Cigarette and Smokeless Tobacco Sales and Marketing Expenditures

Cigarette Sales Declined, Smokeless Tobacco Sales Increased from 2012 Levels
Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
added Mar 25, 2016 05:33

Federal Trade Commission Smokeless Tobacco Report for 2013 (PDF)

The statistical tables appended to this report provide information on domestic smokeless tobacco sales and advertising and promotional activities. Commission staff prepared these tables using information collected, pursuant to compulsory process orders
Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
added Mar 25, 2016 05:32

How Major League Baseball Got Addicted To Tobacco

Babe Comes Home pretty well represents the relationship between baseball and tobacco throughout history. During the game’s early days in the 19th century, chewing tobacco was popular among players, but its use diminished after the discovery that all the
added Mar 25, 2016 03:08

[New York] NYC Passes Ban On Smokeless Tobacco In Sports Arenas ($$)

The New York Mets and New York Yankees organizations support the legislation, according to a statement from Johnson’s office that also points to recent headlines about the serious health issues that result from smokeless tobacco.
added Mar 24, 2016 16:32

Joe Garagiola, Whose Charm Outlived MLB Career, Dies at 90

He also led a long -- and, he said, frustrating -- campaign to discourage the use of smokeless tobacco, the dangers of which he would discuss with players on annual visits to teams during spring training.
Bloomberg News
added Mar 23, 2016 22:18

[California] Remembering Joe Garagiola hanging with Willie Mays in Giants’ clubhouse

Then Garagiola, as he often does, turned the conversation to his fight against the use of smokeless tobacco, and nobody laughed. "Here's the guy you should emulate," Garagiola said, his voice rising as he points to Mays... Emulate him, not some guy who ha
San Francisco (CA) Chronicle
added Mar 23, 2016 22:17

Longtime and iconic MLB broadcaster Joe Garagiola dies at age 90

a leader in the fight against smokeless tobacco, working with NSTEP -- the National Spit Tobacco Education Program -- and traveling to each Major League camp during Spring Training to educate players about the dangers of tobacco and oral cancer
CBS Sports
added Mar 23, 2016 21:51

[New York] Mets and Yankees Brace for a Future Without Smokeless Tobacco

Despite the meetings about tobacco use and the signs in the clubhouse, Yankee and Mets players still had questions about the law. How much would the fine be? How would it be enforced? What about their opinions? Andrew Miller, a Yankee reliever who no lo
New York Times
added Mar 23, 2016 11:52

[Iowa] Smoking, e-cigs banned in W.D.M. parks

The City Council on Monday unanimously approved an ordinance that bans smoking in its 29 parks. It includes all tobacco- and nicotine-products, including cigarettes, cigars, chewing tobacco, and electronic cigarettes.
Des Moines (IA) Register
added Mar 23, 2016 10:59

[New York] Yankee Stadium, Citi Field to ban smokeless tobacco this baseball season

Major League Baseball would like to get the substance out of the game altogether, but hasn’t reached a deal with the players’ union. Councilman Corey Johnson (D-Manhattan), who sponsored the legislation, noted there’s evidence kids are being influenced
New York Daily News
added Mar 23, 2016 00:11
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