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[UK] ASA Adjudication on Department of Health

A TV ad for the NHS smoke free campaign showed a man who lit up a cigarette outside his house. A growth appeared on the cigarette ... We investigated the ad under BCAP Code rules 3.1 (Misleading advertising) and 3.9 (Substantiation) but did not find it i
Advertising Standards Authority (uk)
added Jul 30, 2014 06:41

[UK] Department of Health ‘cancer growth’ ad found to be truthful by the ASA

A Department of Health ad showing a man smoking a cigarette, featuring a growth that grew with each puff, has not been banned by the ASA, despite complaints.
The Drum (uk)
added Jul 30, 2014 06:40
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[Australia, UK] Tobacco group’s advert ‘misled public’ ($$)

lost another round in the battle to stop plain packaging reaching Britain after the advertising watchdog upheld a complaint against a campaign that suggested there was no “hard evidence” it would reduce smoking.
Times Of London (uk)
added Jul 30, 2014 06:38

[UK] ASA Adjudication on Gallaher Ltd

Because we considered the ad implied that no real evidence existed to support the introduction of plain packaging at the time the ad appeared and because we understood that such evidence existed to support the introduction of plain packaging, we consider
Advertising Standards Authority (uk)
added Jul 30, 2014 06:36

[UK] British American Tobacco Suffers Big Hit From Sterling Strength

reported lower profit and revenue for the first half of the year as it was hit hard by the comparative strength of sterling, although sales and profit rose at constant rates as volume declines moderated and it raised tobacco prices and further
Life Style Extra (uk)
added Jul 30, 2014 06:34

[UK] British American Tobacco results hurt by forex

reported lower revenue and profit for the six months ended June 30, hurt by the strong British pound and a slight decline in volume. Excluding the impact of foreign exchange rates, the world's No. 2 tobacco company by sales cited improved market share fo
added Jul 30, 2014 05:46

[UK] Delegation to visit North Carolina tobacco fields

A fact-finding delegation that includes a congresswoman from Ohio and two members of the British Parliament are visiting North Carolina tobacco fields to examine human rights conditions.
AP - Associated Press
added Jul 29, 2014 16:14

[UK] Cigarettes washed up on East Devon beach during storms believed to be on sale in the Westcountry

Packs of cigarettes that washed up on an East Devon beach in February are thought to be on sale in the Westcountry....he believed the cigarettes, which were not intended for the UK market, were part of the consignment being shipped from Rotterdam to Sri
Exeter Express & Echo (uk)
added Jul 29, 2014 16:08

Merseyside restaurant believed to be the first in the UK to ban smoking from their beer garden

Complaints from customers leads Barbacoa in Crosby to make their outside dining area smoke free
Liverpool Daily Post & Echo (uk)
added Jul 29, 2014 09:37

[UK] Vaping is ever more popular, but is it a smoking cure or a new hazard?

Experts say the smoking ban has been crucial in denormalising tobacco use, but Clift-Lands believes his Vaping Cafe in genteel Tunbridge Wells, the first in the country when it opened last year, is playing its part. The impressive array of e-cigarettes a
The Observer (uk)
added Jul 29, 2014 09:36
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