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The launch of the new Toop-One started in Shenzhen and Hefei in China, allowing customers to closely experience a whole new mode of tobacco consumption. Read more

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IUOC heat not burn

Courtesy of Shenzhen Yukan Technology Co. Ltd. / IUOC

Heat-not-burn devices have matured into a great way for enjoying tobacco, settling somewhere between vaping and combustibles. Chinese companies, in particular, are displaying innovativeness and zest when it comes to the motto “back to tobacco." Read more

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The UK branch of Philip Morris International launched its “Hold My Light” anti-smoking campaign with ads in several newspapers late October. Read more

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Together, the Dutch-headquartered machine developer and the British adhesives and flavoring application systems specialist have expert knowledge in developing machines for producing next-generation products. Read more

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Japan Tobacco International has slashed the prices on its heated tobacco products after a similar move by rival Philip Morris, signaling increased competition in Japan’s market for alternative cigarettes. Read more

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Manufacturers of heat-not-burn products fire back, following government study on the safety of HNB products. Read more

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Philip Morris International reported that IQOS is now in cities in some 38 countries and that its success outside the United States has been continuing apace but data from Asia indicates that IQOS sales have plateaued in Japan. Read more

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Despite a weaker pound and a slowing market for tobacco-heating devices in Japan, British American Tobacco (BAT) expects to report “good” earnings growth for the full year. Read more

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The global boom in tobacco heated products has dramatically increased demand for optimized manufacturing processes in the area of recess tubes. Hauni has the answer: the new KDF 5RT. Read more

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Regulators now have heated tobacco products in their crosshairs, preparing to expand the scope of their rules against passive smoking. Read more

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

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British American Tobacco announces plans to expand sales for its Glo tobacco heating device to Tokyo and Osaka from July and roll it out nationwide by year-end. Read more

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New lab data from British American Tobacco reveals vapor from the iFuse and two standard heating products produced little or no effect on human cells. Read more

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From the Associate editor

Regulating by science,
not prejudice

Everyone can agree that regulations should be in place to control e-cigarettes. But, shouldn’t these regulations be based on new scientific findings more than old prejudice?

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