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Tobacco 09.07.2013
China Tobacco International to launch North Carolina department

China Tobacco International, a China's domestic tobacco manufacturer, has officially made an announcement about the launching of one more branch office that will be situated in the United States.Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler was informed about news at a meeting on June, 8. Such a decisio ...

Cutters_choice_new_pack 27.06.2013
BAT releases additive-free RYO

British American Tobacco (BAT) is releasing an additive-free version of its famous Cutters Choice roll-your-own (RYO) tobacco brand, A True Blend. The new RYO product, which is made from an improved Virginia blend, will be available starting with July. Cutters Choice range extension is named a "tr ...

UK Anti-Smoking Group Wins Ban on Generic Cigarette Packaging Ads 17.04.2013
UK Anti-Smoking Group Wins Ban on Generic Cigarette Packaging Ads

The Advertising authority finds Gallaher’s allegations about flourishing illegal cigarette market and amount of missed taxes were misleading.The UK’s Cancer Research has won a legal victory for the second time in several months against Gallaher, the maker of Benson & Hedges, Silk C ...

President Obama Seeks Another Tobacco Tax Increase 09.04.2013
President Obama Seeks Another Tobacco Tax Increase

For the second time in less than 5 years, the federal government expressed its intention to rise the federal tobacco tax to generate funding for a new childhood development program.President Barack Obama is willing to raise the tobacco taxes in order to help states fund free pre-kindergarten educat ...

New Hampshire Smokers Could Pay More for Cigarettes 25.03.2013
New Hampshire Smokers Could Pay More for Cigarettes

Local cigarette smokers could see the taxes on tobacco products increase once again to fill the holes in New Hampshire’s budget as the House has voted to increase the tax on tobacco products by 20 cents last Wednesday, which is a dime lower than Gov. Maggie Hassan initially proposed in the nex ...

After Soda Ban Failed, Bloomberg Turned to Cigarettes 21.03.2013
After Soda Ban Failed, Bloomberg Turned to Cigarettes

After his latest attempt to ban oversized soda drinks got dismissed in court, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg shoed no signs of grievance, switching his attention to the old-time enemy: tobacco.The mayor introduced this week a regulation that would force store owners across the New York City ...

Utah Seeks to Tax Electronic Cigarettes Alike To Usual Smokes 13.03.2013
Utah Seeks to Tax Electronic Cigarettes Alike To Usual Smokes

A draft law introduced to the Utah Legislature that seeks taxing electronic cigarettes equally to conventional cigarettes, has placed the state at the vanguard of the nationwide campaign to regulate and control the devices that are skyrocketing in popularity.Nearly 35 plans urging intended to regu ...

Altria Reports Giant Profit Hike for 4Q 04.02.2013
Altria Reports Giant Profit Hike for 4Q

Altria Group, the owner of Marlboro cigarette brand, reported its profit for the fourth quarter of 2012 was up by 32 percent thanks to increase in cigarette and smokeless tobacco brands, as well as rise in market share.The parent company of the U.S. largest tobacco group, Philip Morris USA, announ ...

New York Imposes New Restrictions on E-cigs 01.02.2013
New York Imposes New Restrictions on E-cigs

Sales of electronic cigarettes to adolescents are prohibited across New York, starting from January 1st, 2013, while Nebraska smokers are also getting ready to deal with Omaha tax increase on tobacco products.As the New Year starts swinging, users of tobacco products in the state of New York and Ne ...

Best-selling Cigarette Brands Update Their Portfolios 15.01.2013
Best-selling Cigarette Brands Update Their Portfolios

Davidoff and Marlboro brands to extend their brand portfoliosRecently, the manufacturers of the most popular brands of cigarettes have been doing their best to extend their brand portfolio in order to capture more customers amid the declining cigarette market in mature markets.Thus, Imperial Tobac ...