The TPD: access all our latest news, reports and trackers

Written by || 31 August, 2016 || Regulatory news analysis |

ECigIntelligence TPD logo - full coverage 900x540This page provides an updated repository for all major ECigIntelligence articles, reports and database trackers concerning the EU Tobacco Products Directive (TPD) going back to 4th July 2016.

Older articles dating to the start of the year can be found on this summary page. Information preceding that can be located through the search facility or our archive of European country reports, regulatory trackers, and news.



News articles


14th October “Dark Web” warning as Europe gets wires crossed on cross-border sales

26th September European e-cig firms face complex point-of-sale marketing rules

18th September Online sellers shut their Websites as bans begin to bite

30th August TPD infringement proceedings initiated against 19 member states

26th August France lays out TPD notification fees, offers to reduce delays

8th July House of Lords decides not to censure UK’s TPD transposition

4th July Previous TPD news coverage



In-depth reports


20th September European retailers face complex rules on in-store marketing

9th September Advertising, promotion and sponsorship in post-TPD Europe

1st September The TPD’s impact on product design explained

1st September The TPD and product labelling: information requests and doubts

18th August Download: the TPD era guide (Platinum subscribers only)

17th August TPD compliance: what to test and how to test it




Pan-European regulatory trackers and analyses


TPD product notifications tracker

TPD notification fees tracker

Regulatory tracker: current regulation of e-cigs in Europe

TPD regulatory status country-by-country tracker



Key facts


The EU Tobacco Products Directive (TPD): essential facts