Cigarettes smoking

JTI removes gantry from c-store caught selling tobacco to minors

29 Mar 2014 | By Ronan Hegarty

Japan Tobacco International UK has removed a Scottish retailer’s tobacco gantry…

Plain Packs

ASA backs JTI's anti-plain tobacco packaging ads

29 Mar 2014 | By Ronan Hegarty

The ASA has revised its ruling on Japan Tobacco International’s anti-plain packaging adverts…

Vype e-cigarettes

E-cigarette makers push for alcohol link in advertising

15 Mar 2014 | By Ronan Hegarty

Makers of electronic cigarettes have welcomed a consultation on the rules governing how their products should be advertised.

Focus on E-cigarettes 2014

E-cigarettes market report 2014

18 Feb 2014 | By Matt Chittock

The e-cigs market has exploded. Just two years ago, sales were mostly online and the major retailers were hardly getting a look in. Today the market is worth £91.3m a year to them…


Tobacco plain packaging: beware the hype Subscription

12 Apr 2014 | By Neil McKeganey

Tobacco plain packaging is coming to a shop near you – in fact possibly to your shop…


Plain packs pose possibility of a u-u-u-turn

07 Dec 2013 | By Adam Leyland

It was at best an astonishingly cynical piece of politicking to announce the recent u-u-turn over plain packs…


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e-cig smoking

Nascent e-cigs market dashed as EU's ruling 'misses point' Subscription

07 Mar 2014 | By Ronan Hegarty

E-cigs: so near to the tipping point, has the EU’s 11th hour change to tobacco directive scuppered all the good work?…


E-cig restrictions meaningless if not enforced

15 Feb 2014

The announcement that e-cigarettes will be restricted to people over 18 provoked much debate…

Where's common sense with e-cigs and tobacco?

25 Aug 2013

I’m struggling to support the government’s position on recent tobacco regulations…

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