The European Union’s TPD2 is now in effect, and perhaps it approached a bit too fast for some to make their track and trace (T&T) procedures compliant. Tobacco Asia talks to a Croatian outfit which offers an intriguing solution that can help struggle Read more

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China Tobacco International Co., the overseas subsidiary of China National Tobacco Corporation, saw wild trading days with a strong rise, sudden fall, or crazy pullback since it went public in Hong Kong in June. Read more

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19i4_Logic Turns Compact

JT International SA

JTI’s Logic range of vaping products is known for its quality and has been a success in the world’s most important vaping markets. Now the company is in the midst of a global roll-out of the even more convenient, pocket-sized Logic Compact. Read more

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19i4_Western Vape Liquids Looking East

Laboratoire Lips France

As European and North American markets approach saturation, a number of western e-liquid manufacturers have begun pushing into Asia, especially China. Tobacco Asia talks to two prominent European companies that see bright futures in the East. Read more

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19i4_KTI Independent Successful

KT International

In the highly competitive segment of cigarette manufacturing, Bulgaria’s KT International (KTI) is the country’s most successful independent cigarette company. Read more

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Flavors: Innovation within Boundaries

Hertz Flavors

The vaping industry has exploded in the past few years, and with it has come a tidal wave of new flavors. While the number of smokers worldwide has been slowly falling, the number of vapers is on the rise. Read more

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Among the main challenges identified during recent meetings were a drop in consumption, new generation products with lesser need of tobacco, the US-China trade war, and the unrealistic approach given to the subject of alternative crops. Read more

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As one of the pillar industries of China’s fiscal revenue, the State Tobacco Monopoly Administration has devoted itself to poverty alleviation. Read more

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Showcasing independent leaf suppliers from around the world, Tobacco Asia introduces a brand new outfit founded only very recently alongside an “old hand” merchant, both of them eager to become more active in export markets. Read more

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British American Tobacco invests in research as the industry continues development of next-generation potentially reduced-risk products. Read more

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Rotogravure isn’t the only printing technology deployed for tobacco packaging but it certainly is the dominant one, and for good reason as Tobacco Asia has found out. Read more

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