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Jan 17, 2019, 11:13 ET To educate or not to educate, that is the question

The BC government continues to deny adult smokers the right to informed choice VANCOUVER, Jan. 17, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Despite the many sources that...


Jan 15, 2019, 08:00 ET Intouch Insight wins major contract with large U.S. vaping manufacturer

OTTAWA, Jan. 15, 2019 /CNW/ - Intouch Insight Ltd. ("Intouch") (TSXV: INX) (OTCQB: INXSF) today announced that it has signed an agreement with one of ...


Jan 04, 2019, 10:30 ET Bold Approach to Warning Labels Could Butt Out Cigarettes In Canada By 2035: Rothmans, Benson & Hedges Inc.

TORONTO, Jan. 4, 2019 /CNW/ - A bold new approach to warning labels on tobacco could help make Canada smoke-free by 2035, a leading tobacco company...


Dec 19, 2018, 10:35 ET Rothmans, Benson & Hedges Inc. Partners with Tree Canada to sustain urban forests in Toronto

TORONTO, Dec. 19, 2018 /CNW/ - Rothmans, Benson & Hedges Inc. (RBH), a subsidiary of Philip Morris International, has partnered with Tree Canada...


Nov 27, 2018, 16:00 ET Abattis Bioceuticals Signs National Distribution Agreement With Shefield & Sons

VANCOUVER, Nov. 27, 2018 /CNW/ - Abattis Bioceuticals Corp (the "Company" or "Abattis") (CSE: ATT) (OTC: ATTBF) is pleased to announce that the...


Nov 20, 2018, 10:00 ET Health Groups Demand Feds Clamp Down on E-cigarette Promotions

"Health Canada needs to end this outrageous reality episode of 'Madmen' before thousands more youth take up vaping and increase their risk of...


Nov 20, 2018, 07:00 ET Media Advisory: News Conference - Health groups demand feds clamp down on e-cigarette promotions

OTTAWA, Nov 19th 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - On Tuesday November 20th, health groups will call on Health Canada to crack down on the recent explosion of...


Nov 19, 2018, 09:33 ET Habanos S.A. Presents the Limited Edition of Bolivar Soberano in Hong Kong

HAVANA, Nov. 19, 2018 Bolívar Soberano, Limited Edition for 2018 will be presented by The Pacific Cigar Co. on 19th and 20th November in Hong Kong...


Nov 16, 2018, 14:32 ET Ooze Donates 100% of Pink Proceeds to Shades of Pink Foundation

Ooze, a vaporizer and smoking accessories company based in Metro Detroit, has teamed up with the Shades of Pink Foundation for their October Breast...


Nov 16, 2018, 08:30 ET National Coalition commends Ontario Government on Taking First Step in Contraband Tobacco Enforcement

TORONTO, Nov. 16, 2018 /CNW/ - Yesterday, the Ontario Minister of Finance Victor Fedeli, released the Fall Economic Statement, which highlighted the...


Nov 15, 2018, 15:00 ET Health Canada Statement on Use of Vaping Products by Youth

OTTAWA, Nov. 15, 2018 /CNW/ - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has reported a significant increase in the use of vaping products by youth...


Nov 07, 2018, 17:00 ET Alliance One International Announces Plans to Consolidate U.S. Tobacco Processing Operations

Alliance One International, a Pyxus International company (NYSE: PYX), today announced its plans to consolidate all its U.S. tobacco processing...


Nov 01, 2018, 07:00 ET Less Than a Quarter of Smokers Stay Off Cigarettes for More Than a Year With Current Cessation Products, New Report From Foundation for a Smoke-Free World Shows

Smoking tobacco is a major cause of preventable death and disability. A billion lives are at risk: a billion people who use tobacco -- mostly smokers ...


Oct 30, 2018, 10:00 ET Local Detroit Cannabis Brand Gives Back In A Big Way

Ooze, a vaporizer and accessories company within the concentrate, tobacco and dry herb industry is giving back to the Metro Detroit community in a...


Oct 30, 2018, 09:15 ET Health Canada Releases Latest Federal Data on Tobacco, Alcohol and Drug Use

Results point to the need for continued work to help Canadians lead healthier lives OTTAWA, Oct. 30, 2018 /CNW/ - Problematic substance use has a...


Oct 26, 2018, 15:58 ET Legalization In Canada Drives Creative Services For Ooze

Ooze Wholesale (www.oozewholesale.com), a vaporizer and accessories company within the cannabis and smoke shop supply market has grown at a rapid...


Oct 22, 2018, 09:00 ET BAT Pledges New Benefits for all New Parents Worldwide

LONDON, Oct. 22, 2018 /CNW/ - British American Tobacco (BAT), which employs more than 55,000 people, is delighted to announce the launch of a new...


Oct 18, 2018, 22:51 ET The World Premiere of the new Magnetic Particle Homo-heating Product

On October 18, 2018, China Tobacco Anhui Industry Corporation, a subsidiary of China National Tobacco Corporation, held the launching ceremony of the ...


Oct 15, 2018, 13:00 ET UL Certifies First Electronic Cigarette to UL 8139 Standard

UL, a leading global safety science company, announced today that Joyetech, a global manufacturer of electronic cigarettes and vaporizers, is the...


Oct 15, 2018, 10:30 ET 1 in 3 Cigarettes Sold in Ontario are Contraband

Illegal Cigarettes are rampant in Ontario, and new packaging regulations will only make things worse OTTAWA, Oct. 15, 2018 /CNW/ - Today, the...


Oct 15, 2018, 06:00 ET Media Advisory - Anti-Contraband Tobacco Coalition to Release New Details on Size and Scope of Illegal Cigarettes in Canada

OTTAWA, Oct. 15, 2018 /CNW/ - Who: Gary Grant, National Spokesperson for the National Coalition Against Contraband Tobacco (NCACT), a 39 year veteran ...


Oct 09, 2018, 08:00 ET Anti-Smuggling Operations by CRTF

CORNWALL, ON, Oct. 9, 2018 /CNW/ - On September 11th, 2018, members of the Cornwall Regional Task Force (CRTF), along with its marine members...


Oct 04, 2018, 09:51 ET New Data Show Ontario Convenience Stores Pass Government Age-Check Inspections With 95.7% Success Rate

OAKVILLE, ON, Oct. 4, 2018 /CNW/ - New results from data obtained from the Ontario Ministries of the Attorney General and Health and Long-Term Care...


Oct 02, 2018, 09:00 ET Habanos S.A. Presents in Bulgaria and as a World First San Cristobal De La Habana Prado

San Cristobal de la Habana Prado will be showcased by Kaliman Caribe Ltd. on 4th October at the Boyana Presidence, in Sofia, Bulgaria The new vitola...


Oct 01, 2018, 17:08 ET Report by Public Health Experts Laments "Missed Opportunity" as World Health Organization Debates Global Tobacco Policy

As delegates gather for the World Health Organization's (WHO) biennial conference on tobacco, the authors of a new report, "No Fire, No Smoke: Global ...