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VOLSKY: Big Tobacco Goes High-Tech To Convince You That Smoking Is Cool Again

As a growing number of Americans are turning away from smoking, the nation's largest tobacco companies are ramping up production of high-tech cigarettes that could lead an entirely new generation of Americans to become addicted smokers -- and the governm
Think Progress (blog)
added Jun 14, 2013 01:49
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Big Tobacco's New U.S. Ads Will Be Critical of Smoking -- WSJ

The television spots, between 30 and 45 seconds long, will run in prime time five days a week for 52 weeks, and will appear mostly on ABC, CBS or NBC, Altria said. They won't have the graphic images of a typical antismoking public service announcement. I
Dow Jones Newswires
added Oct 4, 2017 12:12
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[Africa, South Africa] First e-cigarette ad flights in SA on TV, in cinemas and online

On Monday night, South Africa’s first e-cigarette ad was flighted in the first part of a campaign that will see Twisp ads on television, in cinemas and online. “Twisp is aimed at adults and, as such, all adverts will appear in suitable programmes after t
TheMediaOnline (za)
added Sep 15, 2015 16:27
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Cigarette Ads From 1950-1970: What You Would Have Seen On TV And Their Unexpected Return Through E-Cigarette Advertising [VIDEO]

are currently no federal regulations governing e-cigarettes, though several states including California and New York have either passed legislation or are seeking to pass legislation to regulate e-cigarettes and their advertisements.
IBT - International Business Times
added Nov 2, 2013 11:16
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Number of Russian Smokers Down 17% Since 2013

"The level of compliance with the [smoking] bans remains high, exceeding 90 percent," Health Ministry spokesman Oleg Salagai said in comments carried by Interfax. He added that smoking scenes in the country's most popular television series have become a
Moscow Times (ru)
added Feb 23, 2015 13:30
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On Your TV, In Magazines, and In Your Mailbox: New Study Examines Tobacco Industry Advertising of Noncombustible Tobacco Products

some of the advertising tactics being used by tobacco and e-cigarette companies to market “emerging” products, such as e-cigarettes, snus, dissolvables, and chew. Recent research on tobacco advertising has generally focused on point-of-sale (POS) and reta
American Legacy Foundation
added Jan 16, 2014 15:52
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[UK] Mad Men boost for Lucky Strike cigarettes angers campaigners

Dr Penny Woods, Chief Executive of the British Lung Foundation, said: "It's long been suspected that many people start smoking because they consider it 'cool'. "It is possible that programmes like Mad Men, where successful men in sharp suits chain smoke
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Sep 23, 2013 10:47
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Graphic Ads Scaring U.S. Smokers Into Quitting, CDC Says

A missing limb, a hole in the throat, and a bald, toothless woman with no larynx are among the images in an anti-smoking campaign that persuaded 1.6 million people to try to quit cigarettes, U.S. health officials said.
Bloomberg News
added Sep 9, 2013 17:31
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Can Electronic Cigarettes Challenge Big Tobacco?

Television commercials for NJOY Kings began running nationally in early December, making it the first “cigarette” ad to run since Jan. 1, 1971, when Virginia Slims ran one final commercial a minute before the midnight deadline during “The Johnny Carson S
TIME Magazine
added Jan 8, 2013 10:50
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VIDEOS: SEE THE ANTI-SMOKING TV ADS BIG TOBACCO IS FORCED TO RUN

Get ready for the most bland anti-smoking campaign you will ever see...are as basic as it gets. The spots simply show black text against a white background, along with a voiceover, warning against the adverse health effects of smoking and the addictive p
Advertising Age
added Nov 22, 2017 12:44
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