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[Europe, Sweden] Swedish government’s stance may facilitate the snus ban repeal

“The Swedish government has resisted special interest groups’ negative influence on harm reduction in a bold and positive move in the global effort to eliminate tobacco related disease. The government has chosen to not provide written observations to the
Vaping Post (ch)
added Aug 11, 2017 18:10
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U.S. mass-market cigars lift Swedish Match's first-quarter profit

first-quarter core profit rose more than expected, helped by higher U.S. cigar volumes and lower marketing spending on its Swedish-style wet snuff "snus" in that country. Swedish Match is expanding rapidly in the United States with machine-made cigars, a
Reuters
added May 8, 2017 14:37
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Smokeless tobacco (snus) is associated with an increased risk of type 2 diabetes: results from five pooled cohorts

Our findings indicate that high consumption of snus is a risk factor for type 2 diabetes. The risk was similar to that in smokers, implying that smokers will not reduce their risk of type 2 diabetes by changing to snus use. The results also support the n
Journal of Internal Medicine
added Feb 9, 2017 01:25
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Human rights in the tobacco fields – a brief on Swedish Match’s and investors’ risk management

Swedish Match has credible policies in place but should, in alignment with the UNGP, increase the transparency surrounding its supply chain. Swedwatch furthermore encourages Swedish Match to extend its stakeholder dialogue to also include the most vulner
Swedwatch (se)
added Jul 13, 2016 19:45
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[North Carolina] New regulations may have turned up heat on FDA

served to turn up the rhetoric around the products to a full boil among anti-tobacco supporters and anti-smoking opponents. As a result, the FDA may be more into the cross hairs of both groups than ever before. Some anti-tobacco advocates believe the FDA
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added May 9, 2016 14:53
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Swedish Match Q1 snus and snuff margin beats expectations

It said operating profit before larger items affecting comparability and share of profit in Scandinavian Tobacco Group, which was listed in the quarter, grew to 939 million crowns ($117 million) from a year-earlier 866 million. The mean forecast for ope
Reuters
added May 4, 2016 21:59
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New tobacco pouch from Swedish Match is first to go through FDA review

The milestone, while significant, is somewhat technical. Snus are already available in the U.S. from a number of companies, including Swedish Match and Altria Group Inc., parent company of Phillip Morris. But regulators say the revamped snus from Swedis
AP - Associated Press
added Nov 10, 2015 21:53
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Modified Risk Tobacco Product Applications: Applications for 10 Products Submitted by Swedish Match North America Inc.; Reopening of Comment Period

This document has a comment period that ends in 31 days (08/31/2015) ... FDA has received and accepted a number of amendments to Swedish Match North America Inc.'s 10 originally-filed MRTPAs and is making these amendments available for public comment. FD
Federal Register
added Jul 31, 2015 15:39
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[Sweden, USA] UPDATE 1-Swedish Match remains hopeful on U.S. wet snuff status

Swedish Match expects U.S. regulators to decide in the coming months whether it can market its wet snuff product in the United States with a lower health risk label. The Swedish company is looking across the Atlantic for the next big market for its snus
Reuters
added Jul 17, 2015 11:49
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FDA panel to review application for 'modified risk' tobacco

Swedish Match's request to certify its General-branded pouches of tobacco as less harmful than cigarettes. The Tobacco Products Scientific Advisory Committee has scheduled a two-day meeting beginning April 9 to discuss the request that the agency approve
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 13, 2015 13:55
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