Category Archives: Cigarette News

Novelty from Reynolds American

Reynolds American

In conditions when countries worldwide do adopt stricter smoking regulations, Big Tobacco tries to invent new products to make them safier in order to not lose its clients. Reynolds American made an announcement last week that the company plans to 

France Adopts Stricker Anti-Tobacco Laws

French Woman Smoking

France, where not only famous worldwide Gauloises cigarettes brand was created but the word ”cigarettes” itself, now wants to introduce strictest anti-smoking laws in the world. Brand names along with bright colors on cigarette packs will be replaced by large

China is Largest Cigarettes Consumer in the World

Chinese Smoker

Euromonitor International, the Global market research company, released this week its latest report on the tobacco industry worldwide. Tobacco industry is world’s most valuable rapidly moving consumer goods industry. Totalling globally US$800 billion the tobacco industry faced in 2013 volume

Alberta To Ban Menthol Cigarettes


In spite of anti-smoking policy that these days is into effect in Alberta that was introduced to protect young people from negative effects of smoking, tobacco use  is still the leading cause of preventable diseases in Canada.  Thousands of people

Over 57,000 Ontario Young People Use Flavoured Tobacco Products


A recent study conducted in Canada showed that over 57,000 young people from Ontario used flavoured tobacco products in 2010-2011. This data made coalition of major Ontario health agencies call for a total ban on flavoured tobacco products. The call

Tobacco-Free Policy at EKU


Michael Benson, the president of Eastern Kentucky University (EKU) said recently that there was developed a tobacco-free policy that will be applied to campuses. He wants the policy to be implemented from June 1, 2014. The policy will make campuses

Cigarette Sales in Minnesota Dropped Due to Tax Increase


In Minnesota $1.60 per pack tax increase which came into action at July 1 resulted in cigarette sales drop. Minnesota Department of Revenue figures demonstrate that cigarette stamp sales dropped more than 35% this July in comparison with July 2012.

UT Professors Study Youth Tobacco Use

smoking teens

Tobacco consumption remains today the leading cause of a number of preventable diseases in the USA.  This fact made two professors at University of Texas at Austin College of Education study young people trends in tobacco use and the amount

Oregon is Number One in Tobacco Sales to Kids


Though Oregon enjoys the reputation of state with best opportunities for healthy living and best health care, but it is number one in the USA in selling tobacco to children. Around 80% of smokers start smoking cigarettes before the age

Study Found Increased Use Menthol Cigarette Among Young People


In the USA there was made a new study on menthol cigarettes use. It found that the use of menthol cigarettes was increased among young adults. The researchers concluded that  efforts to reduce smoking failed because of advertising and sale