Breaking News

FDA e-cigarette rules subject to ‘significant’ delays

FDA e-cigarette rules subject to ‘significant’ delays

| September 10, 2015

The Obama administration has failed to finalize federal regulations of electronic cigarettes nearly a year and a half after a proposed rule was issued, according to a story by Robert King for the Washington DC Examiner. Health campaigners are said to be clamoring for a decision to rein in the growing industry, but the electronic […]

Read More

Non-standard demonstrations by French retailers

Non-standard demonstrations by French retailers

| September 10, 2015

Tobacconists took to the streets of French cities on Tuesday to protest against the proposed introduction of standardized cigarette packaging, according to an RFI story. The measure, which is part of the government’s new health bill, is due to be discussed in the Senate on Monday. The planned introduction of standardized cigarette packaging was initially […]

Read More

Tobacco firms accused of dragging feet on warnings

Tobacco firms accused of dragging feet on warnings

| September 10, 2015

Tobacco companies are being accused of delaying the implementation of a law requiring that graphic health warnings are included on cigarette packs sold in the Philippines, according to a story in the Sun Star. The anti-smoking group, New Vois Association of the Philippines (NVAP), said it had been receiving reports that the tobacco industry was […]

Read More

JT gears up to launch three new Winston products

JT gears up to launch three new Winston products

| September 10, 2015

Japan Tobacco Inc. said today that it would launch three new Winston products nation-wide in early November. In a press note posted on the company’s website, Winston XS 10 Box, Winston XS 8 Box, and Winston XS 3 100’s Box were said to be blended so as to achieve a ‘unique and distinctive taste offering […]

Read More

Mac Baren acquires Imperial pipe tobaccos

Mac Baren acquires Imperial pipe tobaccos

| September 10, 2015

Without disclosing the terms of the transaction, the Danish pipe tobacco manufacturer Mac Baren Tobacco Company has reported that it has acquired the pipe tobacco portfolio and certain related fine cut brands of UK-based Imperial Tobacco, according to a Borsen report relayed by the TMA. The acquisition of the Imperial products is expected to result […]

Read More

Gellman to facilitate 22nd Century’s FDA applications

Gellman to facilitate 22nd Century’s FDA applications

| September 9, 2015

22nd Century Group, a leader in tobacco harm reduction, has appointed Gregg M. Gellman as the company’s director of business development and regulatory affairs. Gellman, who was hired for his experience in achieving U.S. Food and Drug Administration compliance approval for various types of products, will be tasked with driving 22nd Century’s regulatory affairs strategies […]

Read More

white cloud cigarettes

pattyn banner

itm banner

Burghart

Burghart

solpariwala