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[UK] 16-year-old wearing school uniform among test purchasers sold cigarettes in Aberdeen

Two of those sales were to a volunteer wearing a school uniform when he visited national shop chains which were claiming to operate a Challenge 25 policy. Letters sent to those concerned warn that any future sales may result in the matter being reported
Aberdeen City Council (uk)
added Apr 7, 2013 09:52
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[UK] Tobacco products display ban helped smokers quit, poll finds

One in four young people who gave up smoking last year said the ban on displaying tobacco products in large shops helped them quit, a survey has found.
London 24 (uk)
added Apr 5, 2013 11:08
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[UK] Tobacco in plain packets rule may cost the taxpayer £5bn

The money would be awarded by courts to tobacco companies in recognition of the fact that the Government had destroyed their ‘brand equity’, according to the independent Centre for Economics and Business Research think-tank. Legal challenges under the
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 1, 2013 09:21
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[UK, UK-Scotland] Scotland to ban smoking in parks

Smoking is on course to be banned in public parks and other council-controlled outdoor areas, under radical plans to make Scotland 'smoke free' by 2034.
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Mar 29, 2013 13:52
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[UK] BAT tests 'less harmful' cigarettes ($$)

Financial Times (uk)
added Mar 24, 2013 23:25
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[Australia, UK] Design industry reaction to plain cigarette packaging

“Brand colour is a huge signifier, point of recognition and loyalty cue for consumers but I don’t think colour – or the removal of it – should be the main concern or focus here. Neither should the fact that a ‘drab’ choice – as per Australia’s olive gree
The Drum (uk)
added Mar 15, 2013 14:24
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[UK] VIDEO: Cigarette Giant JTI's Plain Packaging Advert Banned After Government Policy Claim Found To Be False

An anti-plain packaging campaign advert placed in national newspapers by one of the biggest tobacco giants has been banned after it was found to have made false claims about government policy.
Huffington Post (blog)
added Mar 13, 2013 11:28
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[UK] Ex-pack chief grills Prime Minister over plain tobacco packs

Former packaging industry chief Mike Ridgway has grilled the Prime Minister over plans to introduce plain tobacco packaging
Packaging News (uk)
added Mar 11, 2013 10:09
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Eugene Walsh replaces Amal Pramanik at Imperial Tobacco UK

Imperial Tobacco UK has appointed Eugene Walsh to the position of UK General Manager, replacing Amal Pramanik, who will become the company’s divisional director.
The Grocer (uk)
added Mar 8, 2013 13:06
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[UK] Boom in the sale of illegal cigarettes ($$)

A study of discarded packs throughout Britain by MSIntelligence, a Geneva-based company, found that just over 26 per cent of cigarettes had avoided tax in the last quarter of 2012, compared with 19.3 per cent in the same period a year ago.
Times Of London (uk)
added Mar 4, 2013 06:27
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