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19
Jun
Paintings designed to promote cigarettes have earned more than £20,000 at a Nottingham auction.

Tobacco Artwork Auctioned For £20,000

Artwork from Players has made over £20,000 at a Nottingham auction, including ‘corporate art’ showing children with cigarettes.The items were kept by Imperial Tobacco in Nottingham and were never used for public display.The most suc...

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15
Jun
Tax hikes are slowing tobacco industry growth

Tax Hikes Harming Tobacco Industry

Huge tax hikes are damaging the tobacco industry by limiting how many cigarettes the world’s leading tobacco companies are selling.Leading tobacco companies, such as British American Tobacco, Phillip Morris International and Imperial Brand...

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14
Jun
Vaping may be as harmful as smoking, says study

Vaping May Be As Harmful As Smoking, Study Finds

It is generally accepted among the scientific community and medical personnel that vaping is safer than smoking, but is it?...

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25
May
Tobacco Giants Losing Plain Packaging Legal Battle

Tobacco Giants Losing Plain Packaging Legal Battle

Big Tobacco are losing their fight to stop plain packaging cigarettes, according to Dr Enrico Bonadio, a Senior Lecturer in a law school.The tobacco industry is battling plain packaging cigarettes by basing their arguments around trade and i...

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10
May
Most Vapers Have Quit Tobacco, According To Survey

Most Vapers Have Quit Tobacco, According To Survey

According to a survey by Action on Smoking and Health, approximately 1.5 million e-cigarette users have given up smoking cigarettes completely, out of the estimated 2.9 million e-cig users.The reports, despite showing that vaping is slowing ...

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12
Apr

Supreme Court Refuses Legal Challenge, Plain Packaging Compulsory

The European Union’s Tobacco Products Directive plain packaging policy will be compulsory from May 20, after the Supreme Court rejected permission for the tobacco industry to appeal the new regulations.British American Tobacco Imperial Bra...

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11
Apr
Prince Charles has banned smoking from his 2000 acre Scottish stately home.

Prince Charles Bans Smoking From 2,000-Acre Stately Home

Prince Charles really doesn’t like smoking as his grandfather, George VI, a smoker, died of lung cancer when the heir to the throne was just three.His son Prince Harry enjoys the occasional cigarette much to his father’s annoyance, and e...

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22
Mar
Health campaigners have called for a ban on all flavoured tobacco products.

Health Campaigners Call For Ban On All Flavoured Tobacco Products

Numerous anti-smoking and public health groups are calling on the Food and Drug Administration to go in even harder on the tobacco industry by banning candy or fruit flavoured e-cigs and cigars.The American Lung Association, the American Hea...

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21
Mar
A new study has shown that cigarette retailers are struggling with the TPD.

TPD Already Damaging Tobacco Retailers

Tobacco retailers are already beginning to feel the effect of the EU’s Tobacco Products Directive ahead of May 20, the date when the TPD is thoroughly implemented.According to a survey conducted by the Tobacco Retailers’ Allian...

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