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Jun 22, 2018, 12:02 ET truth and the Vans Warped Tour take their Final Ride

truth®, one of the largest and most successful youth tobacco prevention campaigns and its crew of tour riders are on the road with the Vans Warped...


Jun 22, 2018, 10:50 ET STLTH Closes License Agreement with USA Vape Lab

LONDON, ON, June 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - STLTH, a nicotine delivery device company dedicated to providing adult tobacco users with a simple and...


Jun 21, 2018, 13:41 ET Public Health Leaders Note Great Progress in National Adult Smoking Rate Reduction, But More Needs to be Done

New data from CDC's 2017 National Health Interview Survey indicates that smoking rates among U.S. adults have hit an all-time low, with only 13.9...


Jun 21, 2018, 08:00 ET JUUL Labs Appoints Former FDA Chief Counsel Gerald F. Masoudi as Chief Legal Officer

JUUL Labs today announced the appointment of Gerald F. Masoudi as Chief Legal Officer, effective July 9, 2018. In his new role, Mr. Masoudi will...


Jun 20, 2018, 13:15 ET InventHelp Inventor Develops Improved Tobacco Rolling Paper (DLL-3349)

An inventor from Watauga, Texas, has developed the LICKZ, a smoking accessory consisting of modified rolling papers with a more convenient...


Jun 19, 2018, 10:37 ET American Lung Association and Mental Health America Partner to Support Residents in Smokefree Public Housing Transition

Today the American Lung Association and Mental Health America (MHA) announced the Smokefree at Home: Implementing Smokefree Policies at HUD...


Jun 18, 2018, 14:19 ET JUUL Labs Commends Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller for Convening International Group of Public Health Experts to Advise on Youth Prevention

JUUL Labs issued the following statement today from its CEO Kevin Burns commending Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller for convening an international...


Jun 15, 2018, 08:30 ET JUUL Labs Presents Findings at the Global Forum on Nicotine 2018

JUUL Labs today announced preliminary results from a study on harmful and potentially harmful constituents (HPHCs) in JUUL's nicotine-filled pods....


Jun 14, 2018, 08:00 ET JUUL Labs Implements New Social Media Policy for Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter in Ongoing Effort to Combat Underage Use and Drive Awareness of Mission to Help Adult Smokers

JUUL Labs today announced a new social media policy to strengthen its industry-leading marketing code. The Company, whose mission is to eliminate...


Jun 12, 2018, 10:39 ET Xcaliber Receives Additional Substantial Equivalence Orders

On June 8, 2018, Xcaliber International, Ltd., L.L.C. ("Xcaliber"), a Pryor, Oklahoma based cigarette manufacturer, received six orders from the...


Jun 11, 2018, 07:15 ET Global Electronic Cigarette Market, 2023 - Market is Expected to Garner $26.83 Billion in Revenue

The "Electronic Cigarette Market by Product Type, Flavor and Distribution Channel - Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2017-2023"...


Jun 07, 2018, 14:29 ET Tobacco Use Rates Among Middle and High School Students Flatten in 2017

The National Youth Tobacco Survey (NYTS) results, released today by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), show that after an...


Jun 07, 2018, 13:43 ET Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on 2017 National Youth Tobacco Survey results and ongoing FDA efforts to protect youth from the dangers of nicotine and tobacco products

We're encouraged by declines in overall youth tobacco use over the last several years reflected in the 2017 National Youth Tobacco Survey....


Jun 07, 2018, 06:00 ET Alliance One International Reports Fiscal Year 2018 Results with Improved Sales, Gross Profit, and Net Income, As Well As Significant Progress on "One Tomorrow" Transformation

Alliance One International, Inc. (NYSE: AOI) today announced results for its fiscal year ended March 31, 2018. Everything we do is to transform...


Jun 06, 2018, 11:05 ET Tobacco-Free Kids: San Francisco Voters Uphold Ban on Flavored Tobacco Products In Big Win for Kids over Tobacco Industry

San Francisco voters on Tuesday delivered a truly historic victory for kids and health over the tobacco industry by upholding the city's law...


Jun 06, 2018, 08:30 ET JUUL Labs Launches Advertising Campaign Aimed at Raising Awareness And Combating Underage Use

In its continued effort to combat teenage use, JUUL Labs today announced the launch of a new multi-pronged educational advertisement campaign to...


Jun 05, 2018, 10:26 ET Tobacco-Free Kids: New Report Underscores Indiana's Dangerous Underfunding of Tobacco Control; State Needs to Boost Spending to Improve Health, Economic Competitiveness

A report issued today by the Richard M. Fairbanks Foundation makes clear that Indiana's tobacco control program is severely underfunded, spending...


Jun 05, 2018, 06:03 ET Study: Indiana's Tobacco Control Efforts Woefully Underfunded

Comprehensive tobacco control efforts play a powerful role in reducing smoking and the health and economic toll of the smoking epidemic. But...


Jun 04, 2018, 11:00 ET InventHelp Inventor Develops Cigarette Display Unit with Inventory Tracker (LST-846)

Establishments that sell cigarettes by the packs face the challenge of maintaining accurate inventory information so they can restock their...


Jun 04, 2018, 08:33 ET Fontem Ventures and Purilum Announce Agreement to Drive Continued Innovation for Vape Consumers

Fontem Ventures, a pioneer in electronic vapor technologies and owner of the leading e-vapor brand, blu®, and Purilum, LLC, a leading manufacturer...


Jun 01, 2018, 18:36 ET Opponents of Prop E Gather at City Hall Urging a "No" Vote on the Prohibition Proposition

With less than a week remaining before the June 5 election, opponents of San Francisco's ban on menthol cigarettes, shisha/hookah tobacco and many...


Jun 01, 2018, 10:00 ET PMI® at 58.7; May Manufacturing ISM® Report On Business®

New Orders, Production, and Employment Growing Supplier Deliveries Slowing at Faster Rate; Backlog Growing Raw Materials Inventories Growing;...


May 31, 2018, 14:23 ET Philip Morris reitera un futuro libre de humo a la par que comercializa cigarrillos y combate esfuerzos antitabaquismo

- Una infancia sin tabaco: un chiste de mal gusto -- Philip Morris reitera su llamamiento por un futuro libre de humo a la par que comercializa...