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Dec 03, 2016, 02:00 ET Neue Verdampf-Technologie, qmos™, gut positioniert, um Branche für Dampfen und E-Zigaretten zu revolutionieren

Die United Tobacco Vapor Group's (UTVG) gab heute bekannt, dass UTVG ein Patent für seine neue Verdampf-Technologie erhalten hat, womit die...


Dec 02, 2016, 09:00 ET New Vaporizing Technology, qmos™, set to Revolutionize Vaping and E-Cigarette Industries

The United Tobacco Vapor Group's (UTVG) announced today that UTVG has been granted a patent for their new vaporizing technology, representing a...


Dec 01, 2016, 16:36 ET VaporFi Retracts Statements of Sponsorship for A Billion Lives Screening

On Wednesday Nov. 21st VaporFi launched a campaign that sponsored the screening of highly acclaimed documentary, A Billion Lives, across...


Dec 01, 2016, 10:55 ET Young People "Take Back the Shelves" and Demand That Pharmacies Stop Selling Tobacco Products

Pharmacies are a trusted source of health information and services. Yet in 2016, more than 50,000 pharmacies still sell tobacco -- the number one...


Dec 01, 2016, 10:49 ET Baseball's New Labor Agreement Makes Progress on Removing Tobacco From the Game, But Cities Need to Finish the Job - for Our Kids

The new collective bargaining agreement reached last night by Major League Baseball owners and players takes a major step forward in removing...


Dec 01, 2016, 10:00 ET PMI® at 53.2%; November Manufacturing ISM® Report On Business®; New Orders, Production and Employment Growing; Inventories Contracting; Supplier Deliveries Slowing

Economic activity in the manufacturing sector expanded in November, and the overall economy grew for the 90th consecutive month, say the nation's...


Dec 01, 2016, 10:00 ET Xcaliber International expands manufacturing and warehouse space

Xcaliber International, the leading manufacturer of 4th tier tobacco products, is pleased to announce the completion of a major addition to its...


Dec 01, 2016, 09:30 ET Cannabics Pharmaceuticals Announces Specific Ratios of Cannabinoids Led to Apoptosis in MDA-MB-231 Breast Cancer Cell Viability

Cannabics Pharmaceuticals Inc. (CNBX) announced today that results from the company's Cancer HTS research indicates that specific ratios of...


Dec 01, 2016, 09:24 ET Advisory: Wajnert to retire from RAI board; Nowell elected lead director; RAI declares quarterly cash dividend

Reynolds American Inc. (NYSE: RAI) has announced the following: "Wajnert to retire from RAI board; Nowell elected lead director; RAI declares...


Nov 30, 2016, 14:25 ET HUD Rule to Make Public Housing Smoke-Free Will Protect Vulnerable Children and Families

Statement of Matthew L. Myers, President, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids: The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today has...


Nov 29, 2016, 12:30 ET Cannabis Companies Press on in Exploding Legal Marijuana Market

As the legal marijuana industry continues to see high levels of competition within the marketplace, Cannabis operators in the sector are executing...


Nov 29, 2016, 05:29 ET JTI Announces Chief Executive Officer Succession Plan

Eddy Pirard will succeed Thomas A. McCoy JTI (Japan Tobacco International) today announced that Thomas A. McCoy, President and Chief...


Nov 28, 2016, 17:17 ET American Heart Association Celebrates "Tobacco 21" Public Health Victory in St. Louis City & County

Mayor Francis Slay took a major step last week in protecting St. Louis youth by signing Tobacco 21, thereby raising the minimum legal sale age of...


Nov 24, 2016, 18:22 ET Cigarettes in Zambia

Summary Zambia is a large and relatively prosperous country in southern Africa with a moderately sized cigarette market. The cigarette market is...


Nov 21, 2016, 12:03 ET VaporFi Sponsors A Billion Lives Film Nationwide

VaporFi, a leader in vapor products and e-cigarette manufacturing, today announced their sponsorship of A Billion Lives Film nationwide...


Nov 21, 2016, 06:00 ET Charlotte Premiere Of Award-Winning Film "A Billion Lives" To Salute Local Firm's Leadership In The Vaping Revolution

The award-winning documentary "A Billion Lives" will have a special Charlotte, NC premiere December 8, 2016, to celebrate support of the "vaping...


Nov 18, 2016, 13:21 ET St. Louis Acts to Protect Kids, Save Lives by Raising Tobacco Age to 21

The St. Louis City Board of Aldermen took bold action today to protect kids from tobacco addiction and save lives by voting to prohibit the sale of...


Nov 18, 2016, 02:36 ET High Society Supply: How Does Prop 56 Affect the Vaping Community?

HighSocietySupply.com, a premium online vape ejuice and hardware distributor, examines Prop 56: California Healthcare, Research & Prevention...


Nov 17, 2016, 17:14 ET PA Department of Health Offers Resources to Help Smokers Quit During the Annual Great American Smokeout

Today is the Great American Smokeout, and Secretary of Health Dr. Karen Murphy is reminding Pennsylvanians of the resources the department has...


Nov 17, 2016, 08:35 ET The Possible Cannabis Legalization in the Canadian Markets

http://www.Financialbuzz.com - In the United States 57% of adults say the use of cannabis should be made legal, while 37% say it should be...


Nov 17, 2016, 07:37 ET ASH Releases Video to Showcase a New Ending to the Tobacco Story

One person dies every six seconds from a tobacco-related disease. We have the power to change that, to save those friends and family members from...


Nov 17, 2016, 07:05 ET Research Reports on Cigarettes Equities -- Altria, Reynolds American, Philip Morris, and Vapor

Pre-market, Stock-Callers.com reviews the most recent performances of four Cigarettes equities which are: Altria Group Inc. (NYSE: MO), Reynolds...


Nov 16, 2016, 09:11 ET Legal Cannabis Industry Growth in 2016

http://www.Financialbuzz.com - Americans are more open minded about cannabis use than ever before. This election year, at least several states...


Nov 16, 2016, 09:07 ET Legal Cannabis Industry Anticipates Growth

http://www.Financialbuzz.com - The share of Americans who favor legalizing the use of legal cannabis continues to increase. According to...


Nov 16, 2016, 09:00 ET NFL Veteran Eugene Monroe Partners with VapeXhale for Cannabis Advocacy in Athletics

VapeXhale, an award-winning vaporizer company, and Eugene Monroe, retired National Football League (NFL) player and medical cannabis advocate,...