Breaking News

Butt menace highlighted in Canada

Butt menace highlighted in Canada

| March 9, 2016

Manufacturers will be told to mind their butts if a campaigner in Canada has her way. A campaign group in New Zealand gave a similar warning earlier in the week.

Read More

Securing water supplies in Brazil

Securing water supplies in Brazil

| March 9, 2016

Imperial Brands and Universal Leaf have put their weight behind a successful scheme to secure water supplies for communities in the south of Brazil, where most of the country’s export tobacco is grown.

Read More

Ban-education for smokers

Ban-education for smokers

| March 9, 2016

Rather than just banning tobacco smoking in public places, the authorities in Cambodia are thinking about how they can best educate smokers about the new laws restricting where they can indulge their habit.

Read More

Education key to healthy lifestyles

Education key to healthy lifestyles

| March 9, 2016

Figures from South Korea indicated that the better your education the wealthier you are, and the wealthier you are the less you indulge in unhealthy or risky habits, and the less you indulge in such habits the wealthier you are…

Read More

ITM ‘Founding Father’ passes away

ITM ‘Founding Father’ passes away

| March 8, 2016

Arend van der Sluis Sr., founding father of ITM, passed away on March 3.

Read More

EU e-cig tax proposal opposed

EU e-cig tax proposal opposed

| March 8, 2016

An EU proposal to tax electronic cigarettes has not gone down well in the UK’s upper house where some speakers made the point that the use of these products as quit-smoking aids should be encouraged rather than discouraged.

Read More