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[UK] Imperial Tobacco shares lifted by deal to sell its e-cigarettes in Boots

Big tobacco has made another significant move into the e-cigarette market with news that Imperial Tobacco is to sell its Puritane product in Boots stores, lifting the company's share price.
The Guardian (uk)
added Feb 21, 2014 15:15
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[UK] Rollies vs Straights: Roll-your-own 'at least as hazardous as any other type of cigarette'

Fiona Andrews, director of Smoke Free South West, which has run a targeted information campaign on roll-ups after it emerged that 40 per cent of people in the region smoked them, said that rollie smokers could be immune to national quit smoking messages
The Independent (uk)
added Feb 12, 2014 13:15
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[UK] PAPE: Please protect me from smoking in cars

My father smoked since he was a teenager and stopped only last year. Thankfully, he never smoked when I was in the car with him but not everyone is as considerate. Young people dislike the taste and smell of cigarette fumes. Friends who've been in cars
Politics.co.uk (uk)
added Feb 10, 2014 15:31
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[Brazil, UK] Smokers really ARE lazier: Study finds they walk less and lack the motivation to improve their lifestyles

Brazilian researchers discovered that smokers are less physically active and lack motivation. People who smoke walk less and are less motivated to change their lifestyles, new research suggests They also found that people who smoke are more likely to s
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 5, 2014 11:54
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[UK, UK-Northern Ireland] MLAs vote to outlaw branded cigarette packaging

Northern Ireland Assembly voted to accept the introduction of plain packaging for cigarettes, on 3 Februarory 2014. Members were voting on a legislative consent motion on the Children and Families Bill. The vote will now allow Westminster
BBC Online
added Feb 4, 2014 06:34
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[Europe, UK] Ban on 10s, 19s and menthol cigarettes moves closer

Plans to ban cigarettes in packs of less than 20 and roll your own tobacco in less than 30g have moved another step closer after an influential committee of MEPs backed the revised European Tobacco Products Directive (EUTPD).
Convenience Store (uk)
added Jan 24, 2014 21:44
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[UK] Jennifer Saunders smokes Vogue cigarette as she enjoys some retail therapy in Notting Hill

With a smoking gesture not dissimilar to her on-screen character Eddie Monsoon, she seems to be smoking a Vogue cigarette: one of the slightly healthier options given its smaller ingredient levels. The images come three years after she was given the all-
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 15, 2014 08:58
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[UK, UK-Scotland] Ministers confirm large store health levy to end in 2015

selling alcohol and tobacco will end in 2015, Scottish ministers have confirmed. The news was welcomed by the Scottish Retail Consortium (SRC), which opposed the tax. Scottish Finance Secretary John Swinney told SRC representatives the programme would b
BBC Online
added Jan 12, 2014 05:27
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[UK] BAT launches nicotine inhaler ($$)

a nicotine inhaler that it may market under the brand name Voke. The device is the latest move by British American Tobacco to insure against a decline in cigarette smoking by offering so-called harm reduction products. It recently became the first Britis
Times Of London (uk)
added Dec 15, 2013 09:20
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[UK, Uruguay] LETTER: Smoking curbs ($$)

In 2005, Uruguay initiated a comprehensive set of measures to reduce tobacco smoking (report and leading article, Nov 28, letters, Nov 30). This involved price increases, reducing access to youngsters, restrictions in public places, and aiding cessation.
Times Of London (uk)
added Dec 2, 2013 15:00
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