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[UK] Consumers say plain cigs packs won't work

The majority of smokers and non-smokers in the UK are unconvinced that stripping logos and branding from cigarette packaging will make them less appealing, according to research seen exclusively by Marketing Week. . . . The findings from online polling
Marketing Week (uk)
added Aug 17, 2012 12:47

[UK] Big Tobacco bets on e-cigarette future ($$)

When a passenger on an intercity Megabus coach service reported seeing smoke emanating from a carry-on bag last month, British authorities feared a terrorist attack, and closed down a big motorway.
Financial Times (uk)
added Aug 12, 2012 16:36

[UK] Plain cigarette pack plans attacked

Tobacco giant Philip Morris said plans to require cigarettes to be sold in plain packages could leave the taxpayer facing a massive bill Health Secretary Andrew Lansley has been warned that he could have to pay out billions of pounds of taxpayers' money
MSN UK (uk)
added Aug 9, 2012 17:14

[UK] Heavy smoker who 'died' from massive heart attack has turned his life around

Former Army bombardier Steve Furse, aged 54, used to smoke 60 a day, was overweight and inactive.
Plymouth Herald / This is Plymouth (uk)
added Jul 23, 2012 02:56

[UK] Imperial Tobacco threatens Government over cigarette packaging

Imperial Tobacco threatens legal action against Government if it implements plain packaging for cigarettes
This is Money (uk)
added Jul 16, 2012 18:13

[UK] Cancer patients have to walk through smoke fumes at hospital

Patients turning up for cancer treatment have to walk through cigarette smoke and past the litter of discarded butts, according to a report. The Daily Record photographed a number of smokers outside the Beatson Cancer Centre in Glasgow (uk)
added Jul 9, 2012 11:55

[UK] PANDYA: The clever Government proposals that will INCREASE the number of child and teenage smokers

The anti-plain packaging campaign, that seeks to protect children from smoking, 'Hands off our packs' argues vehemently that plain packaging will make it easier for young people to get cigarettes from resulting growth in the black-market for cigarettes.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 11, 2012 15:28

[USA] E-cigarette bans highlight public health divide between US and UK researchers

New York is joining 10 other states banning indoor vaping, reflecting a US focus on the harm of e-cigs, rather than their ability to help people quit cigarettes America’s lax smoking regulations may contribute to researchers’ estimation of potential harm
The Guardian (uk)
added Oct 25, 2017 13:32

BAT to rapidly expand ‘next-gen products’ while UK launches e-cigarette inquiry

has set out plans to rapidly grow sales of next generation products such as e-cigarettes on the same day UK lawmakers launched an inquiry into the regulation and sale of the products. The company behind Lucky Strikes and Pall Mall is targeting revenues o
Financial Times (uk)
added Oct 25, 2017 12:41

[UK] JTI removes 30th gantry following illicit tobacco seizures

JTI’s head of corporate affairs, Charlie Cunningham-Reid, said: “JTI has again demonstrated its commitment to take action against a retailer found to be selling illegal tobacco. Our action, supporting those of law enforcement agencies, serves as a timel
Convenience Store (uk)
added Oct 16, 2017 15:34
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