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PM USA’s cigarette shipments increased

PM USA’s cigarette shipments increased

| October 30, 2015

Philip Morris USA’s domestic cigarette shipment volume during the third quarter to the end of September, at 33.182 billion, was 0.1 percent higher than it was during the third quarter of 2014, 33.165 billion. Marlboro volume was down by 0.7 percent to 28.392 billion; while the volume of the company’s other premium brands was down […]

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VapeMentors to host free webinar on FDA regulations

VapeMentors to host free webinar on FDA regulations

| October 29, 2015

VapeMentors, the only educational resource exclusively devoted to the vape space, will host a free webinar on Nov. 18 at 5 p.m. PST/8 p.m. EST to help vape space businesses prepare for upcoming U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulations. The FDA sent its final deeming regulations to the Office of Management and Budget last […]

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BAT’s third quarter cigarette volume increased

BAT’s third quarter cigarette volume increased

| October 29, 2015

British American Tobacco’s cigarette volumes during the nine months to the end of September, at 487 billion, were down by 1.8 percent on those of the nine months to the end of September 2014. According to an interim management statement posted on the company’s website, volumes were down in all of the company’s regions: by […]

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NDC’s Quality Management System recertified for ISO 9001:2008

NDC’s Quality Management System recertified for ISO 9001:2008

| October 28, 2015

NDC Technologies, a leading global provider of precision measurement and control solutions, has announced that its Quality Management System (QMS) has been recertified for ISO 9001:2008 by DNV-GL Business Assurance for the design, manufacture and service of continuous process measurement and control equipment. This recertification applies to all of NDC’s manufacturing facilities, including its headquarters […]

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Newport boost to RAI’s third quarter

Newport boost to RAI’s third quarter

| October 28, 2015

Reynolds American Inc (RAI) yesterday reported that R.J. Reynolds’ domestic cigarette volume shipments during the three months to the end of September, at 21.1 billion, were increased by 30.2 percent on those of the three months to the end of September 2014, 16.2 billion. The increase occurred because of RAI’s acquisition on June 12 of […]

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Electronic cigarette deeming regulations ‘onerous’

Electronic cigarette deeming regulations ‘onerous’

| October 27, 2015

The Tobacco Vapor Electronic Cigarette Association (TVECA), a coalition of private sector companies engaged in electronic cigarette technologies, is publishing on its website (http://www.tveca.com/) a preliminary version of the US Food and Drug Administration’s yet-to-be released final ‘deeming regulations’ on currently unregulated tobacco products such as electronic cigarettes, according to an association press note carried […]

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