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Aug 09, 2018, 13:00 ETInventHelp Inventor Develops SUGAR TIPS (LAX-971)

"I wanted to create a unique new way to experience different hookah flavors," said an inventor, from Glendale, Calif., "so I invented SUGAR TIPS."...


Aug 08, 2018, 06:30 ETAlliance One and France Tabac Enter Into an Agreement To Expand European Flue-Cured Virginia Tobacco Footprint

Alliance One International, Inc. (NYSE: AOI) today announced that its German subsidiary, Alliance One Rotag AG ("Alliance One Rotag"), and France...


Aug 07, 2018, 16:15 ETUniversal Corporation Reports Strong First Quarter Results

George C. Freeman, III, Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Universal Corporation (NYSE: UVV), reported net income of $13.2 million,...


Aug 07, 2018, 13:47 ETUniversal Corporation Announces Quarterly Dividend

George C. Freeman, III, Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Universal Corporation (NYSE:UVV), announced today that the Company's...


Aug 07, 2018, 11:12 ETLeading Health Groups Urge FDA to Stop Sales of New, Juul-Like E-Cigarettes Illegally Introduced Without Agency Review

Six leading public health and medical organizations today urged the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to stop the sale of new electronic...


Aug 03, 2018, 10:28 ETStatement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on new steps the agency is taking to support the development of novel nicotine replacement drug therapies to help smokers quit cigarettes

As a public health agency, there is no greater impact we can have to improve the health of our nation than to significantly reduce the rate of...


Aug 02, 2018, 11:25 ET154 Organizations Agree: Tobacco Industry Violates Human Rights

The Cape Town Declaration on Human Rights and a Tobacco-Free World, affirming that the production, marketing and sale of tobacco products is...


Aug 02, 2018, 07:30 ETJUUL Labs Submits Comments to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration Regarding the Regulation of Flavors in Tobacco Products

JUUL Labs issued a statement today from its Chief Executive Officer, Kevin Burns, on the Company's submission to the U.S. Food and Drug...


Aug 02, 2018, 06:00 ETAlliance One International Reports Positive Fiscal First Quarter 2019 Results and Continued Progress on One Tomorrow Transformation Initiatives

Alliance One International, Inc. (NYSE: AOI) today announced results for its fiscal quarter ended June 30, 2018. Everything we do is to transform...


Aug 01, 2018, 12:00 ETCannabis Industry Growth Drives Expansion For Ooze Wholesale

Ooze Wholesale (www.oozewholesale.com), a vaporizer and accessories company within the cannabis and smoke shop supply market has expanded operations...


Aug 01, 2018, 11:38 ETVapeWild Announces National Vaping Day Participation

VapeWild, a Dallas-based vapor manufacturer and distributor, announced its participation in National Vaping Day, an initiative to bring awareness and ...


Aug 01, 2018, 10:00 ETPMI® at 58.1%; July Manufacturing ISM® Report On Business®

Economic activity in the manufacturing sector expanded in July, and the overall economy grew for the 111th consecutive month, say the nation's supply ...


Aug 01, 2018, 08:00 ETMining Power Group, Inc. Returns to Current Status With SEC and Prepares for Uplisting to OTCQB

Mining Power Group, Inc., (the "Company" or "RCGR"), announced today that it had recently filed its 10Q with the Securities and Exchange Commission...


Jul 31, 2018, 09:19 ETUniversal Corporation Announces Conference Call

Universal Corporation (NYSE: UVV) will webcast its conference call on August 7, 2018, following the release of its results for the first quarter of...


Jul 30, 2018, 12:58 ETDr. Cheryl Healton of New York University Joins Action on Smoking and Health Board of Trustees

Action on Smoking and Health (ASH US) is pleased to welcome Dr. Cheryl Healton to its Board of Trustees. Her extensive experience in public health...


Jul 26, 2018, 09:13 ETUSONICIG Presents the World's First U-cig to Diversify Market of ENDS

USONICIG, an innovator of vaping devices in China, presents its new product, RHYTHM, the world's first Electronic Nicotine Delivery System (ENDS)...


Jul 26, 2018, 06:27 ETSwedish Match has Signed an Agreement to Acquire a Majority Share in Gotlands Snus AB

Swedish Match has today signed an agreement to acquire a majority share in Gotlands Snus AB, a privately held Swedish company, located in...


Jul 19, 2018, 12:51 ETMassachusetts Poised to Become Sixth State to Raise Tobacco Age to 21

With final passage by the Legislature today, Massachusetts is poised to become the sixth state to prohibit the sale of tobacco products to anyone...


Jul 19, 2018, 02:48 ETSwedish Match: Half Year Report January - June 2018

Highlights from the second quarter In local currencies, sales increased by 10 percent for the second quarter. Reported sales increased by 9 percent...


Jul 18, 2018, 10:43 ETAddictive, Lethal Consumer Product Will Kill 7 million people in 2018

The evidence in unequivocal: the most widely consumed nicotine delivery product, combustible cigarettes, an addictive and lethal product, kills more...


Jul 16, 2018, 11:00 ETIECIE "Shanghai Vape Culture Week" Will Be Held in Shanghai in December

IECIE will set to debut in Shanghai Through recovering in 2017, this year will be "the first year" of rapid development of e-cigarette industry....


Jul 16, 2018, 11:00 ETIECIE "Shanghai Vape Culture Week" Will Be Held in Shanghai in December

IECIE will set to debut in Shanghai Through recovering in 2017, this year will be "the first year" of rapid development of e-cigarette industry....


Jul 13, 2018, 14:51 ETHawaii Health Measure Includes Last-Minute Provision Benefiting Big Tobacco; Legislature Should Revisit Measure and Repair the Damage

House Bill 1895, an otherwise well-meaning and worthy bill to fund needed kidney dialysis centers in the state, contains a last-minute provision,...


Jul 13, 2018, 09:56 ETNew Title from Allen Carr's Easyway Covers Smoking & Vaping: Quit Smoking Boot Camp

- A concise version of the legendary method, applied to cigarettes AND e-cigarettes, perfect for the time pressures of modern life - "I know so many...


Jul 12, 2018, 08:33 ETIntroducing Salt of the Earth: New Line of Nicotine Salt E-Liquids

Fontem Ventures, a pioneer in electronic vapor technologies and owner of the leading vapor brand, blu®, today announced the introduction of Salt of...