Tag: iqos

Turning up the heat

Turning up the heat

| July 3, 2017

Tobacco heating products may be even more effective in helping smokers quit than are e-cigarettes.

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‘Heets’ facility in Germany

‘Heets’ facility in Germany

| June 19, 2017

Philip Morris International plans to invest approximately $320 million in a new high-tech facility in Dresden, Germany, to produce the tobacco units to be used with IQOS.

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The heat is on

The heat is on

| June 1, 2017

Following the success of iQOS, PMI gets ready to launch its other reduced-risk products.

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Papastratos HeatSticks

Papastratos HeatSticks

| March 23, 2017

PMI will invest €300 million to convert its Papastratos cigarette factory into a manufacturing facility for the tobacco sticks to be used with its IQOS tobacco-heating product.

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iQOS hurdle in Australia

iQOS hurdle in Australia

| February 17, 2017

In Australia, as in many other countries, smokers are being left to burn while the authorities fiddle with the definitions of alternative products, and smoking and vaping.

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Korea awaits iQOS

Korea awaits iQOS

| February 7, 2017

Philip Morris International, which has stolen a march on its competitors by launching its iQOS device on the Japanese market, is now said to be eyeing the South Korean market.

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Magic bullet?

Magic bullet?

| February 1, 2017

Will iQOS end combustibles?

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Cautious on heat-not-burn

Cautious on heat-not-burn

| January 20, 2017

If the launch in the UK of the iQOS heated-tobacco device is demonstrating one thing it is that it is difficult to get across to some people the workings of a new technology.

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