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said the head of its U.S. business resigned after less than a year, dealing a blow to the company as it prepares to complete the $7.1 billion purchase of assets including the Blu electronic cigarette brand. Marty Orlowsky, the former chief executive offic
Feb 26, 2015 Bloomberg News
added Feb 26, 2015 14:43
Local retailers who sell tobacco need to make sure their voice is heard. Writing to the FT may be one route. Writing in response to the government consultation is a better one. Click here and argue for the status quo as soon as you can.
Jun 27, 2012 betterRetailing (uk)
added Jun 27, 2012 14:08
Cigarette warning labels help convince smokers to quit, and the bigger the label, the better, a new study shows. Even when smokers try to avoid seeing the labels, they are prompted to think about quitting, the researchers found.
Jul 15, 2014 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jul 15, 2014 14:22
Lord Naseby has encouraged ministers to end a policy of keeping their distance from tobacco firms
Jun 19, 2012 MSN UK (uk)
added Jun 21, 2012 00:48
A number of parks in a town are to be declared "designated smokefree sites". Signs will go up at entrances to 13 parks and playing fields in Blackpool, Lancashire, to warn visitors that children need protecting from smoking in open air.
Aug 14, 2012 Ashbourne News Telegraph (uk)
added Aug 14, 2012 22:01
According to our orally fixated correspondent, the pleasures of the plastic fag are many. So start sucking now, smokers, before someone tries to ban them
Apr 13, 2015 Esquire Magazine
added Jun 23, 2015 17:10
In this week's issue of PLoS Medicine, UK public health experts write that it is fair to say that the tobacco industry's comprehensive and huge response to the World Health Organization's Framework Convention on Tobacco Control is adopting a 'globalizatio
Jun 27, 2012 Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Jun 28, 2012 06:15
raising fears that it could eventually boost its profits with public money should the NHS begin prescribing ecigarettes as a smoking-cessation tool. The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) announced earlier this year that it plans
Jul 29, 2013 The Independent (uk)
added Jul 30, 2013 02:55
major cigarette manufacturers including Philip Morris International and Imperial Tobacco are keeping a close eye on developments in Europe, where policymakers are pushing through revised legislation on tobacco products. Among the European Commission's pr
May 3, 2013 Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added May 3, 2013 15:20
[UK] Half-smoked cigar belonging to Britain's greatest engineer Isambard Kingdom Brunel goes on show - alongside the case he used for his 40-A-DAY habit
One of the most ingenious and prolific engineers in history, Brunel oversaw the building of 25 railway lines, more than 100 bridges and three ships - and was rarely seen without a cigar between his lips.
Aug 27, 2014 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 27, 2014 18:44