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Tobacco Companies’ Websites to Feature Anti-Smoking Warnings

The United States had been lagging behind other countries where it comes to smoking related warnings. In fact, the US Food and Drug Administration...

ACS Report: Big Tobacco is Targeting Emerging Markets

The report was co-authored by American Cancer Society (ACS) and Vital Strategies, and released at the 17th World Congress on Tobacco OR Health in...

Could Big Tobacco Play a Part in Ending The Smoking Epidemic?

This week, about 3,000 anti-tobacco health and policy experts are expected to attend the 17th World Conference on Tobacco or Health, happening between the...

BAT agrees to pay $49 billion to take over Reynolds

After being in discussion for months, British American Tobacco (BAT), and Reynolds American, have agreed on a price for the merger that will create...

Jean-François Etter: I hope the WHO adopt another position on new...

The Vaping Post: Now in 2017, what retained your attention in 2016? Jean-François Etter: I believe that the international launch of Philip Morris' HNB cigarette, iQOS,...

PMI distributes research grants to verify their science on smoking alternatives

Debate the sources of funding Research is time consuming and is also very expensive and the source of fundings has always been a detrimental parameter...

US : How will the Trump administration affect the FDA?

Dr. Robert Califf, has been appointed as the FDA’s chief less than a year ago, yet the agency is expected to undergo another make...

Will BAT increase bid for Reynolds?

In a last episode, an offer of $20 billion in cash and about $47 billion in shares of the BAT company was proposed to Reynolds for...

UK : the court of appeal has ruled in favor of...

As from May 2017, all cigarette packs in the UK must be sold in plain packaging, with nothing to distinguish them from one another...

UK: Big Tobacco as a defender of the vaping industry, but...

“To raise decision-makers' awareness on the vaping sector” Created in September 2016, the announce was only released in November. The association UKVIA aims at becoming the leader...
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