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Category: e-cigarettes

ITC jumps aboard vapor train

ITC jumps aboard vapor train

August 21, 2014 | Comments (0)

The diversified ITC group has forayed into electronic cigarettes to offset shrinking sales of its conventional tobacco cigarettes due to recurrent price increases. The Kolkata-headquartered cigarettes to hotels group has launched two vaping devices, or e-cigarettes, under the Eon brand. The products have been designed in-house but are being manufactured in China, according to The […]

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Zippo granted 'blu' name in Germany

Zippo granted ‘blu’ name in Germany

August 20, 2014 | Comments (0)

Zippo Manufacturing Company (ZMC), announced that it has been granted a preliminary injunction in Germany against Cygnet UK Trading Ltd., a Lorillard subsidiary, preventing Cygnet from using the “blu” brand name for e-cigarettes sold in that country. The Regional Court of Frankfurt am Main agreed with ZMC that the “blu” e-cigarette brand creates a likelihood […]

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Nicolites inches closer to "medicine" label

Nicolites inches closer to “medicine” label

February 12, 2014 | Comments (0)

An e-cigarette manufacturer is a step closer to seeing its product classified as a medicine—a move that could see the firm supplying the devices for National Health Service (NHS) prescriptions, according to a story in The Birmingham Post. Nicolites said it was “well advanced” in talks with the medicines regulator over plans to have its […]

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