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Jul 04, 2019, 09:00 ET HABANOS S.A. Launches Its World Premiere of the Montecristo Supremos Limited Edition in Italy

Habanos, S.A., through its exclusive distributor for Italy, Diadema S.p.A, will launch the world premiere of the Montecristo Supremos Limited Edition ...


Jun 20, 2019, 11:53 ET New statistics show dramatic spike in vaping among Canadian teens as well as simultaneous increase of smoking regular cigarettes

OTTAWA, June 20, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Provincial tobacco control coalitions and physicians' group are reacting to the devastating results of a new...


Jun 20, 2019, 07:00 ET Study finds dramatic 74% increase in youth vaping in Canada

Canadian Cancer Society calls for immediate action by federal and provincial governments OTTAWA, June 20, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian Cancer Society...


Jun 19, 2019, 19:00 ET Study confirms epidemic e-cigarette rates and increase in tobacco use among youth

Decades of successful tobacco control policy in danger of going up in smoke OTTAWA, June 19, 2019 /CNW/ - Products that were once described as...


Jun 19, 2019, 09:55 ET Government of Canada Supports Program to Help Construction Workers Quit Smoking

Project offers workplace smoking cessation support in five cities in Alberta and Ontario OTTAWA, June 19, 2019 /CNW/ - Tobacco use is the leading...


Jun 14, 2019, 16:30 ET Pyxus International, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2019 Results

Pyxus International, Inc. (NYSE: PYX), a global value-added agricultural company, today announced results for its quarter and fiscal year ended March ...


Jun 14, 2019, 03:00 ET Study Data Find Significant Differences In Exhaled Toxicants And Particles In Vapor Products Compared To Combustible Cigarettes

JUUL Labs today announced results from a clinical study that found an approximately 99% reduction of formaldehyde and carbon monoxide particles in...


Jun 14, 2019, 03:00 ET Study Demonstrates Smokers Who Used Non-Tobacco-Flavored JUUL Products Were More Likely To Switch From Cigarettes Than Those Who Used Tobacco-Flavored JUUL Products

JUUL Labs today announced results from a study that found adult smokers who primarily used non-tobacco-flavored JUUL products were more likely than...


Jun 05, 2019, 11:37 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Let's Talk Vaping/

MONTREAL, June 3, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Vaping products and other alternatives to smoking can play an important role in achieving the federal...


Jun 03, 2019, 16:17 ET Media Advisory - Let's Talk Vaping

MONTREAL, June 3, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Vaping products and other alternatives to smoking can play an important role in achieving the federal...


May 31, 2019, 09:00 ET Better, faster, stronger: Report calls for stronger tobacco control measures

OTTAWA, May 31, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada is failing its youth when it comes to tobacco control, according to a 2019 Report, released by the Tobacco...


May 31, 2019, 06:00 ET Statement - World No Tobacco Day: It's time to get serious about tobacco use

OTTAWA, May 31, 2019 /CNW/ - As we recognize World No Tobacco Day, we must acknowledge the concerning increase in vaping and e-cigarette use among...


May 30, 2019, 19:02 ET Rothmans, Benson & Hedges Employees Sweep Toronto Streets Clean of Cigarette Butts to Mark 'UNSMOKE Canada Week'

TORONTO, May 30, 2019 /CNW/ - Employees from one of Canada's leading tobacco companies took to the streets of downtown Toronto today to sweep...


May 30, 2019, 11:59 ET Regulating Vaping Products: A Balancing Act

Imperial Tobacco Canada reaffirms its commitment to support Health Canada in addressing youth vaping while continuing to offer adult consumers an...


May 30, 2019, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory / Photo Opp. - 'UNSMOKE Canada Week' includes Cigarette Butt Clean-Up Day on May 30th/

Rothmans, Benson & Hedges Commits to Supporting Communities Across Canada to Combat Littering TORONTO, May 24, 2019 /CNW/ - On Thursday, May 30th –...


May 28, 2019, 07:00 ET UNSMOKE Canada Week

- Unsmoke Campaign and www.unsmoke.ca Launch Ahead of World No Tobacco Day on May 31- TORONTO, May 28, 2019 /CNW/ - Rothmans, Benson & Hedges Inc....


May 28, 2019, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - UnSmokeCanada: Heating, vaping and the end of cigarettes/

A New Path Forward for a Smoke-Free Future TORONTO, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Peter Luongo, Managing Director of Rothmans, Benson & Hedges, will provide a ...


May 24, 2019, 06:00 ET Media Advisory / Photo Opp. - 'UNSMOKE Canada Week' includes Cigarette Butt Clean-Up Day on May 30th

Rothmans, Benson & Hedges Commits to Supporting Communities Across Canada to Combat Littering TORONTO, May 24, 2019 /CNW/ - On Thursday, May 30th –...


May 23, 2019, 06:00 ET Government Should Restrict Vaping Sales To Keep Canadian Youth Nicotine Free: Rothmans, Benson & Hedges

TORONTO, May 23, 2019 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada should restrict the sale and flavours of vaping products to ensure Canadian youth never start...


May 21, 2019, 10:00 ET Media Advisory - UnSmokeCanada: Heating, vaping and the end of cigarettes

A New Path Forward for a Smoke-Free Future TORONTO, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Peter Luongo, Managing Director of Rothmans, Benson & Hedges, will provide a ...


May 14, 2019, 11:52 ET Ontario Convenience Stores Show They're Ready for Responsible Beer and Wine Sales with New Data Showing Pass Rate of Government Age-Check Inspections of 96.2%

OAKVILLE, ON, May 14, 2019 /CNW/ - New results from data obtained from the Ontario Ministries of the Attorney General and Health and Long-Term Care...


May 14, 2019, 11:52 ET Anti-Contraband Spokesperson Condemns the Federal Government for Making Legal Packaging Same as Illegal

OTTAWA, May 14, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, Gary Grant, the National Spokesperson for the National Coalition Against Contraband Tobacco (NCACT), condemned...


May 09, 2019, 16:28 ET Contraband tobacco and vehicle seizure in Summerstown: CRTF

SUMMERSTOWN, ON, May 9, 2019 /CNW/ - On the evening of April 29th, 2019, while conducting a border integrity operation along the shoreline of the St. ...


May 09, 2019, 09:00 ET Canadians support urgent government action to address youth vaping: leger poll

86% believe that advertising restrictions for vaping products should mirror those for tobacco products * See below for local human interest stories...


May 07, 2019, 09:20 ET New Federal Government Regulations on Plain Packaging for Tobacco Will Hurt Small Businesses

OKBA calls for commitments by political parties to fight contraband trafficking of tobacco products leading into fall election ETOBICOKE, ON, May 7,...