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Hauni’s New Primary for Manufacturers

Hauni’s New Primary for Manufacturers

With its new standardized entry-level Primary, Hauni has finally given smaller and medium-sized cigarette manufacturers the power to take control of their own tobacco preparation and processing.

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Republic Technologies International announced the appointment of Santiago Sanchez as president. more

Sep 12, 2017 12:00 PM News

The Davao City Anti-Smoking Task Force is now planning to add the pollutant tax to all cigarette sellers in the city. more

Sep 12, 2017 9:00 AM News

TOMRA Sorting Food has launched a Korean language website, which provides a dynamic online resource for its Korean-speaking customers. more

Sep 12, 2017 8:00 AM News

The tobacco-based vaccine has benefits over traditional vaccines, the researcher says. more

Sep 12, 2017 6:00 AM News

The New York City Council has passed legislation that further restricts access to tobacco products throughout the city. more

Sep 12, 2017 5:00 AM News

More than six million cigarettes, 22 boxes of loose tobacco, cash and a small amount of cocaine and methylamphetamine were seized by the Australian Border Force in Sydney’s southwest in August. Five men have been charged. more

Sep 12, 2017 4:00 AM News

New research from Australia’s Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology University says an ideal way to dispose of discarded cigarette butts would be to pave new roads and sidewalks with them. more

Sep 12, 2017 3:00 AM News

Star Tobacco International has promoted Mehmet Ayyildiz to the newly-created position of vice president Indonesian region. more

Sep 12, 2017 2:00 AM News

The US Food and Drug Administration says it will pursue lowering the nicotine content of cigarettes to non-addictive levels as part of an overall plan to protect youth and reduce tobacco-related disease and death. more

Sep 11, 2017 8:00 PM News

Japan Tobacco Inc. announced that the JT Group has agreed to acquire assets related to the tobacco business of Mighty Corporation. more

Sep 11, 2017 3:00 PM News

Japan Tobacco Inc. announced that the JT Group has agreed to purchase all outstanding shares of PT. Karyadibya Mahardhika, a kretek cigarette company, and its distributor, PT. Surya Mustika Nusantara for US$677 million. more

Sep 11, 2017 2:00 PM News

Japan’s tobacco tax revenue is likely to drop this year as more smokers switch to heat-not-burn products containing less tobacco. more

Sep 11, 2017 11:00 AM News

An annual Japan Tobacco Inc. smoking rate survey shows 18.2% of Japanese adults are smokers. more

Sep 11, 2017 10:00 AM News

The Australian parliament has passed legislation to ensure parity in the taxation of manufactured cigarettes and loose leaf tobacco. more

Sep 11, 2017 9:00 AM News

India’s government has threatened Philip Morris International with “punitive action” over the company’s alleged violation of the country’s anti-smoking laws. more

Sep 11, 2017 7:00 AM News

Israeli Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon has rejected a request to raise taxes on rolling tobacco more

Sep 11, 2017 6:00 AM News

Singapore’s ministry of health says it is monitoring efforts in the United States to reduce the amount of nicotine allowed in each cigarette. more

Sep 11, 2017 4:00 AM News

Anti-smoking groups in Indonesia have accused the tobacco industry of “veiled marketing” – promoting sales by giving retailers cash rewards, shopping vouchers, and even money. more

Sep 11, 2017 3:00 AM News

Higher sin taxes have prompted cost-conscious smokers in the world’s second largest cigarette market to move from premium brands to cheaper ones. more

Sep 11, 2017 2:00 AM News

A new study is the first of its kind to suggest that for some people, e-cigarettes could help more than they hurt. more

Sep 11, 2017 1:00 AM News