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[Europe, UK] Imperial and JTI slam EU tobacco directive proposals

The UK’s two biggest tobacco manufacturers have thrown their weight behind the campaign to stop the EU Tobacco Products Directive coming into force. Imperial Tobacco and Japan Tobacco International are calling on retailers and consumers to write to ME
The Grocer (uk)
added Aug 18, 2013 21:20
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[UK] BAT to Sell First E-Cigarettes Online in U.K. Tomorrow

Europe’s largest cigarette maker plans to offer a disposable e-cigarette called ‘Vype’ on its website, the company said in a statement today. The classic Vype will cost 6.99 pounds ($11) and deliver around 130 puffs of pharmaceutical-grade nicotine, acco
Bloomberg News
added Jul 29, 2013 15:49
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[Europe, UK] E-cigarettes and the rise of the vapers: Can there really be smoke without fire?

With worldwide domination on the cards then, isn’t it about time we found out about any long-term effects? ‘Nothing in life is risk-free,’ said Robert West, professor of health psychology and director of tobacco studies at University College London. ‘I
Metro Café (uk)
added Jul 4, 2013 11:59
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[Europe, UK] Tobacco tax smokescreen evaporates

Using tax changes as a smokescreen for price rises has allowed tobacco companies to maintain their earnings as cigarette consumption in the UK and Europe has continued to fall. One tobacco analyst, who asked not to be named, described the relationship b
Financial Times (uk)
added Dec 7, 2012 15:55
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[UK] Tobacco giants in talks with cash-and-carry ($$)

Japan Tobacco International and Imperial Brands are considering the move, which would bolster P&H’s balance sheet amid unease among lenders about the planned £3.9 billion tie-up between Tesco and Booker, Britain’s biggest food and drink wholesaler.
Times Of London (uk)
added Mar 21, 2017 14:03
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[UK] Industry expert warns of implications to Imperial Tobacco of BAT deal

An industry expert from Hargreaves Lansdown has warned that Imperial Tobacco is increasingly “looking like a minnow swimming in a tank of big, hungry fish" after Dunhill and Lucky Strike firm British American Tobacco agreed a 49.4 billion US dollar (£40.
Southwest Business (uk)
added Jan 18, 2017 15:33
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[UK] BATES: Bad science, poor insights and likely to do harm - rapid reaction to the Surgeon General's terrible e-cigarette report

It is truly terrible – a heady mix of emotive propaganda and a completely warped and one-sided account of the science built on a lack of insight into youth behaviors and no knowledge of the tobacco and nicotine market and its consumers.
The Counterfactual (Clive Bates blog) (uk)
added Dec 9, 2016 13:13
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[UK] Could e-cigarettes be MORE harmful than tobacco?

New research has found that even thought e-cigarette use is exploding, public perceptions indicate that many people think that vaping is as harmful if not more harmful than cigarette smoking -- a conclusion that is totally false, officials say.
National Monitor
added May 24, 2015 20:24
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[UK] SHRIMPTON: Editor's comment: Preparing for the tobacco display ban

But in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, where 1.5sq metres can be exposed, it may well be legal, if not particularly elegant. ...While staying legal is the most important immediate consideration, independents must continue to project a professional im
Talking Retail (uk)
added Jan 9, 2015 13:35
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[Switzerland, UK] Who funds the arts and why we should care ($$)

I could find no one at Art Basel prepared to answer a question about why it felt it acceptable to take tobacco sponsorship. Instead, Art Basel issued a statement that simply applauded Davidoff as a “dedicated supporter of art”
Financial Times (uk)
added Sep 19, 2014 14:07
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