RSS

United Kingdom

Imperial Brands stemmed the decline in cigarette sales volumes in the second half of this year by focusing on key brands and controlling price hikes. more

Dec 1, 2017 9:00 PM Products

The British Psychological Society says e-cigarettes should be promoted as a method of stopping smoking. more

Dec 1, 2017 10:00 AM Products

JET has officially launched its latest cigarette product called JET “Caffe Series”. more

Sep 12, 2017 12:00 PM Products

The Advertising Standards Authority has upheld an anonymous complaint saying that advertisements encouraging smokers to switch to e-cigarettes as safer alternatives are against EU law. more

Sep 12, 2017 6:00 AM Products

Tobacco companies fell under fire for tin cigarette packs they released shortly before the date when retailers could no longer sell branded cigarette packets, as a grace period to allow tobacco firms to phase out old cartons came to an end. more

Jul 18, 2017 12:00 AM News

Essentra Plc’s Scientific Services facility is the only laboratory in the UK to be named on the European Union’s list of approved providers for its tobacco products directive testing. more

Jul 14, 2017 12:00 AM Manufacturing

Counterfeits made out to be genuine brands are being sold by people using fake profiles on Facebook’s marketplace pages and offer hand delivery, the BBC reports. more

May 25, 2017 12:00 AM News

Smokers in the UK no longer are able to buy smaller packs of cigarettes and rolling tobacco. more

May 24, 2017 12:00 AM News

C.B. Kaymich & Co. Limited, innovators in providing solutions for adhesive application and fluid control systems, unveil hot melt tank filters. more

May 24, 2017 12:00 AM Manufacturing

A new UK study has found that chemicals used in some flavored e-liquids could affect male sperm count. more

Mar 6, 2017 12:00 AM Products

British American Tobacco, Unilever, and Diageo are touted in an annual review of corporate governance among members of the FTSE 100. more

Nov 1, 2016 2:00 PM News

Honeyrose Products Limited announces the launch of their new brand, Legacy By Honeyrose London, for Kuwait and GCC territories. more

Nov 1, 2016 12:00 AM Products

New research shows that smokers who completely substitute conventional cigarettes with commercial e-cigarettes experience dramatic reductions in exposure to harmful chemicals. more

Sep 5, 2016 12:00 AM E-Cigs

Julián Díaz González, c.e.o. of Dufry, will address delegates at this year’s TFWA World Exhibition & Conference. The event takes place Oct. 2-7 in Cannes, France. more

Sep 4, 2016 12:00 AM News

Imperial Tobacco’s factory in Nottingham recently closed its doors for good as workers left the site for the final time. more

Jul 1, 2016 12:00 AM Manufacturing

According to a report from the UK’s Royal College of Physicians, substituting electronic cigarettes for tobacco is beneficial to public health and should be encouraged for current smokers. more

May 1, 2016 12:00 AM E-Cigs

The most recent data from the Smoking Toolkit Study, a periodic study of smoking cessation trends in England, revealed that the success rate for smokers who tried to quit in the past year had dramatically increased. more

Mar 1, 2016 12:00 AM E-Cigs

2015 saw e-cigarettes hit the mainstream in the UK as Britons took up vaping in record numbers. more

Mar 1, 2016 12:00 AM E-Cigs

Imperial Tobacco Group PLC recently confirmed it had changed its name to Imperial Brands PLC ditching its main product from the company’s title after more than a century upon receiving shareholder approval at its annual general meeting. more

Mar 1, 2016 12:00 AM Products


From the Associate editor


Is anyone accountable for their own life anymore?

Alcohol and sugar are found to be a health risk but the tobacco industry faces harshest criticism.

Read more