- Last spring the federal Privy Council Office (the department which serves the Prime Minister and Cabinet) commissioned a series of focus groups across Canada to gain information on a number of [...]Last week, Health Canada made public its plans to ban advertising of vaping products wherever they can be seen or heard by youth. At the same time, they also released two surveys that provide [...]Many researchers are focusing on the role played by e-cigarette flavourings in encouraging young non-smokers to use these products.
Earlier this year, the Nordic Welfare Council produced a [...]Last month, Philip Morris began selling the heated tobacco IQOS devices and sticks in the United States. This is almost 3 years after they were marketed in Canada.
The reason for the delay was [...][NB: On December 4th, VITA issued a statement objecting to and correcting some of the information provided in this blog. The original blog appears below, but is now annotated with reference to [...]A price war is underway among the four main manufacturers of the pod-style vaping products that are sold in convenience stores. Over the fall, each of the companies which sell these JUUL-type [...]l"An exciting new space"
That's how BAT's category director Vincent Duhem described Oral Tobacco products to investors earlier this spring.
Unlike vaping products, he pointed out, Oral [...]Yesterday Altria made a regularly-scheduled presentation to investors, giving them an update on their business results for the first 9 months of their fiscal year.
Altria sells that country's [...]Recently the academic journal Tobacco Control published a new study on Finland's experience with banning flavours in e-cigarettes. In this paper, Eeva Ollila of the Cancer Society of Finland [...]
“The JUUL design seems like a play out of the tobacco industry’s playbook” – David Kessler, US FDA Commissioner 1990-1997Dr. Kessler, former Commissioner of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration was talking to the media this week about the problems with the JUUL vaping product. He predicted that JUUL and other [...]Sorry, no posts matched the criteria.
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