Author: Barnaby Page

FDA will remove most cartridge flavours from US market

Written by Barnaby Page || 2nd January 2020 || Regulatory briefing |

United States
FDA
Flavours
Health
Marketing and Retailing
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory briefing
E-liquid cartridges with flavours other than tobacco or menthol are to be excluded from the US market at the end of this month, the FDA says, while advertising and marketing will come under scrutiny...

US lung disease outbreak: how far, if at all, is vaping really to blame?

Written by Barnaby Page || 22nd August 2019 || Business briefing |

California
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Health
Business briefing
News that an unexplained lung condition affecting more than 100 Americans is being linked to vaping could hardly have come at a worse time for the beleaguered e-cig sector ...

Who’s who in ENDS: 20 influential individuals to watch

Written by Barnaby Page || 6th August 2019 || Business briefing |

Asia
China
EU
Europe
Netherlands
North America
United Arab Emirates
United Kingdom
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World
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Who has made the vaping world what it is today – and who will be prominent in determining its future direction? ECigIntelligence has drawn up a list of 20 movers and shakers, both for and against e-cigs ...

US FDA committee approves snuff reduced-risk claim

Written by Barnaby Page || 8th February 2019 || Regulatory briefing |

North America
United States
Companies
FDA
Marketing and Retailing
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory briefing
A science committee at the FDA has approved a reduced-risk claim for snuff, a decision which may raise hopes that the agency is willing to accept some tobacco products as safer than others ...

E-cigarette industry and regulation: trackers and databases

Written by Barnaby Page || 1st February 2019 || Databases , Regulatory trackers |

Afghanistan
Africa
Asia
Australasia
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Europe
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ECigIntelligence’s trackers and databases provide a powerful, flexible way to find information on the e-cigarette industry and its regulation around the globe. Simply select your area of interest to get...

Experts, smokers and vapers to clarify UK research priorities

Written by Barnaby Page || 18th January 2019 || Regulatory briefing |

England
EU
Europe
Northern Ireland
Scotland
United Kingdom
Wales
Health
Market Research
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory briefing
British smokers and vapers, as well as medical experts, are being asked to help define priorities for scientific research on e-cigarettes. The E-cigarettes Priority Setting Partnership project is beginning its open consultation with an online survey consisting of just...

Study reveals just how much world press accentuates the negative

Written by Barnaby Page || 12th November 2018 || Business briefing |

Asia
Australasia
Australia
Canada
China
Europe
France
India
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Health
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Business briefing
Media coverage of ENDS around the world is much more likely to be negative than positive, and to focus on health effects rather than e-cigs’ use in smoking cessation, a new study suggests ...

UK ad body upholds Vype website complaints

Written by Barnaby Page || 19th October 2018 || Business briefing , Marketing & retailing |

England
EU
Europe
Northern Ireland
Scotland
United Kingdom
Wales
Marketing and Retailing
Business briefing
Marketing & retailing
A new ruling by the UK’s advertising complaints body highlights the risks that e-cigarette websites can run if their text is deemed promotional. A complaint to the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) challenged 20 separate statements and phrases on the...

Medical licensing could boost e-cigarette market, says lab boss

Written by Barnaby Page || 8th June 2018 || Business briefing |

EU
Europe
United Kingdom
Health
Marketing and Retailing
Regulation and Legislation
Business briefing
More medically-licensed e-cigarettes could help shore up consumer confidence in the British market and reduce confusion, an industry scientist suggested at a vaping industry conference in London ...

Heated tobacco versus e-cigarettes: what does the future hold?

Written by Barnaby Page || 17th April 2018 || Market reports |

Asia
Japan
North America
United States
Heated tobacco
Marketing and Retailing
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Technology and Innovation
Market reports
Heated tobacco is grabbing headlines, but what else will it seize? We examine a number of market and regulatory scenarios with greatly differing outcomes for both heat-not-burn products and e-cigarettes ...

US study claims vaping will create more smokers

Written by Barnaby Page || 16th March 2018 || Business briefing |

North America
United States
Health
Policy and Politics
Business briefing
A new study examining vaping’s impact on US smoking rates has gained widespread media coverage for its suggestion that e-cigarettes will create more new...

FDA chief Gottlieb adopts a balanced approach to e-liquid flavours

Written by Barnaby Page || 27th February 2018 || Regulatory briefing |

North America
United States
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory briefing
The US FDA recognises flavoured e-liquids may help encourage smokers to switch to e-cigs, despite its hostility to flavours in most tobacco products, commissioner Scott Gottlieb told the Society for Research on Nicotine & Tobacco (SRNT) ...

A question of balance – do health benefits outweigh possible harms?

Written by Barnaby Page || 30th January 2018 || Regulatory reports |

North America
United States
Health
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
Given the complexity of all the possibilities, how can you forecast the long-term effect of e-cigs on smoking-related harms? That was the challenge taken on by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (NASEM) ...

FDA committee rejects two IQOS MRTP claims, approves one

Written by Barnaby Page || 25th January 2018 || Regulatory briefing |

United States
Companies
Health
Heated tobacco
Marketing and Retailing
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory briefing
Agency’s science committee agrees that PMI product decreases exposure to dangerous chemicals, but won’t accept broader claims of long-term risk reduction...

Reynolds asks FDA to give Camel Snus products ‘modified risk’ status

Written by Barnaby Page || 19th December 2017 || Regulatory briefing |

North America
United States
Companies
Marketing and Retailing
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Regulatory briefing
R. J. Reynolds has submitted modified risk tobacco product applications (MRTPAs) to the US FDA for six forms of its Camel Snus product, which it is seeking to market as reducing the risk of specific smoking-related diseases ...
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FDA extends PMTA deadline by nearly four years

Written by Barnaby Page || 28th July 2017 || Regulatory briefing |

North America
United States
Health
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory briefing
The US Food and Drug Administration has taken a major step toward easing the demands of the deeming regulations, giving e-cig manufacturers nearly an extra four years to submit their...