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New York Times  Aug 27  Comment 
The F.D.A. issued warnings to the makers of Natural American Spirit, Winston and Nat Sherman cigarettes about their use of “additive-free” or “natural” in marketing.
Wall Street Journal  Aug 23  Comment 
Tobacco companies, faced with declines in cigarette consumption, are trimming down their small or underperforming brands. But the process of merging brands—and hanging on to customers—can be tricky.
guardian.co.uk  Aug 20  Comment 
British American Tobacco criticised in Australia for not being ‘upfront about its involvement’ in freedom of information request for survey data Cancer Council Victoria says it had no idea a British American Tobacco worker was behind a...
Financial Times  Aug 19  Comment 
Report estimates product 95% less harmful than tobacco and could help smokers quit
guardian.co.uk  Aug 19  Comment 
Company shrugs off flat revenues and says US acquisition made a good start Despite reports that vaping could spell the end for cigarettes, and despite a fall in volumes, Imperial Tobacco is upbeat about the outlook. The company, whose brands...
newratings.com  Aug 19  Comment 
BRISTOL (dpa-AFX) - Imperial Tobacco Group plc (IMT.L, ITYBY.PK) reported that its underlying Tobacco net revenue was flat and total Tobacco volumes were down 6 percent for the 9 months ended 30 June 2015, compared to the prior year period....
MedPage Today  Aug 18  Comment 
(MedPage Today) -- Study suggests that vaping is a gateway to full-on tobacco smoking
New York Times  Aug 17  Comment 
Testifying before Congress, Mr. Braren, a reformed smoker, blew the whistle on broadcasters’ lax self-regulation on tobacco advertising.
Forbes  Aug 17  Comment 
Since 2009, the maker of Marlboro has managed to deliver modest increases in revenues in spite of difficult economic situations in some markets, increasing regulatory control over the sale of tobacco products, and currency headwinds. Of its...
Forbes  Aug 17  Comment 
The U.S. tobacco industry is rather interesting. At a time when the industry on the whole is grappling with declining volumes, two big tobacco players, Reynolds (No.2) and Lorillard (No.3) have joined forces to increase the level of consolidation...




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