The results of a study in Japan suggest that by switching from combustible cigarettes to Ploom TECH smokers take a significant step toward improving their health.
Imperial says it is delivering strong growth in next generation products focused on smoker conversion. It plans to launch Pulze, its first heated tobacco product, early next year.
The report on the implementation of the EU’s Tobacco Products Directive, due in 2021, will take into account all relevant information, the Commission has confirmed.
The vaping industry needs urgently to address the environmental threat its products pose. Especially given today’s climate, it would be foolish to repeat the tobacco industry’s mistake.
The Japan Tobacco group’s third-quarter increases in domestic- and international-market cigarette volumes were born of special circumstances. But an increase is an increase.
The US FDA’s panic over teenage vaping should be set against what the WHO said earlier this week about the deadly effect of air pollution on the health of young people globally.
Altria has announced plans to remove some of its vaping products from the US market as part of its response to the use of such products by those under age.
The full version of the story below explains why figures on the ‘epidemic’ of young people vaping in the US are being bandied about even though those figures have not been published.
The US Food and Drug Administration’s heavily bureaucratic processes are holding back even the forces of safety innovation in respect of electronic cigarettes.
It seems clear that convincing all cigarette smokers to switch to less-risky alternatives is going to take an array of innovative products.