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[USA] Australia's Plain Tobacco Packaging Laws Are A Sticking Point For A New US Trade Deal

An intellectual property business delegation from the US Chamber of Commerce in Australia this week sees the removal, by law, of company brands as “strange”. They understand the health benefits but argue that a company’s brand is highly valuable, and in
Business Insider
added Nov 24, 2013 01:08

[Canada, USA] PICARD: A sea change in the war on smoking

Smoking low-nicotine cigarettes is better than smoking high-nicotine ones, and vaping is better than smoking. Those are the kind of plain language messages that regulators and public-health officials need to deliver in Canada, not just the U.S.
Globe and Mail (ca)
added Jul 31, 2017 13:34

[France, USA] Is Big Tobacco on the Verge of an E-Cigarette Takeover?

E-cigarette companies would have to fight cigars and other tobacco products to be seen, while the brands owned by tobacco companies would be prominently displayed. Lorillard already owns Blu, a popular brand of e-cigarettes, and the other two are testing
added Dec 12, 2013 02:04

[USA] Colombia's tobacco farmers look to increase production in 2013

Colombia's tobacco farmers are hoping to vastly increase crops to take advantage of the Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with the United States, reported local media.
Colombia Reports (co)
added Dec 22, 2012 12:32

[Canada, USA] Couche Tard says it is victim of tobacco war in the United States

Convenience store operator Alimentation Couche-Tard says it is caught in the middle of a war among U.S. cigarette manufacturers that is hurting its merchandise sales. Tobacco manufacturer Phillip Morris, the maker of the Marlboro brand, instituted a poli
(Prince Edward Island) Guardian (ca)
added Nov 28, 2012 04:49

[UK, USA] Imperial Tobacco to become third-largest cigarette company in the US after snapping up brands from rivals

It means Imperial will now snap up brands Winston, Kool, Salem and Maverick as the US government watchdog has required Reynolds American and Lorillard to sell off four brands to win approval for the $27.4billion tie-up that will combine the world's secon
This is Money (uk)
added May 27, 2015 14:27

[USA] How the US stubbed out their cigarettes: Incredible map shows how Americans stopped smoking over 40 years

Smokers consumed an average of 125 packs of cigarettes a year in the U.S. between the 1950s and 1980s / Today that figure has fallen to just 46 packs of cigarettes per capita every year / However second hand smoke still kills an estimated 41,000 non-smoke
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 10, 2014 06:02

[Canada, USA] Video: Sweanor and Kovacevic discuss vapor

Watch David Sweanor, adjunct professor of law at the University of Ottawa, speak with Patricia Kovacevic, general counsel and chief compliance officer at Nicopure Labs, about the vaping industry and Canadian law versus U.S. law.
Tobacco Reporter
added Feb 2, 2017 19:43

[Canada, USA, New York, North Carolina] Police deal blow to tobacco smuggling ring

Police forces on both sides of the Canada-U. S. border have dealt a major blow to an illegal tobacco ring that they say was linked to the Mafia... Residents of Kahnawake said it was the first time they'd heard police refer to "aboriginal organized crime"
Vancouver (BC) Sun (ca)
added May 15, 2014 10:25

The choice of discount brand cigarettes: a comparative analysis of International Tobacco Control surveys in Canada and the USA (2002–2005)

(1) the widened price differential between premium and discount brand cigarettes contributed to the increased share of discount brand cigarettes in Canada in contrast to a relatively steady share in the USA during 2002–2005 and (2) increasing the price ra
Tobacco Control
added Nov 7, 2013 03:53
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