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Reynolds American files 150,000-page PMTA submission for Vuse

Written by ECigIntelligence || 15th October 2019 || Business briefing |

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Reynolds American has submitted a premarket tobacco product application (PMTA) to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for authorisation to continue marketing Vuse e-cigarettes in the US ...

Vaping-related lung illness outbreak and its impact: the story so far

Written by ECigIntelligence || 14th October 2019 || Business briefing |

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The root of the US lung illness outbreak is now believed to lie in vaping of cannabis oils, but the damage to e-cigs’ reputation goes on – as do efforts to restrict vaping, especially flavoured products. Here is...

Science clears conventional vaping of blame for lung disease horrors

Written by ECigIntelligence || 9th October 2019 || Business briefing |

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Respiratory effects of e-cigs have been a concern since their introduction, but there is a consistent lack of evidence for any substantial harm – and despite perceptions, the current US lung illness outbreak doesn’t change that ...

Fears sparked by US lung disease outbreak will hit vaping worldwide

Written by Barnaby Page || 8th October 2019 || Business briefing |

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The recent outbreak of lung disease linked to vaping in the US will seriously inhibit growth in the world’s e-cigarette industry over the coming year, ECigIntelligence analysis predicts ...

Imperial lowers growth forecast; CEO resignation causes uncertainty

Written by ECigIntelligence || 4th October 2019 || Business briefing |

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Imperial Brands CEO Alison Cooper’s resignation is being seen as a catalyst – alongside challenging market conditions for tobacco, and regulatory changes in the US for next-generation products (NGP) – for uncertain times among Big Tobacco...

Juul withdraws support from bid to overturn San Francisco e-cig ban

Written by David Palacios Rubio || 3rd October 2019 || Business briefing |

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After being the main financial backer of the campaign to overturn San Francisco’s vaping ban on November’s public ballot, Juul has changed its mind and decided to withdraw all support from the organising group ...

US industry alarmed for the vaping future; lung cases rise to over 800

Written by ECigIntelligence || 27th September 2019 || Business briefing |

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While the CDC has raised the number of suspected lung disease cases to 805, key industry figures admit that vaping in the US is at a crossroads – and the next steps could prove vital ...

Spanish campaign attacks smoking and e-cigs in one powerful blast

Written by ECigIntelligence || 19th September 2019 || Business briefing , Marketing & retailing |

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A new anti-smoking campaign by the Spanish government takes on smoking, vaping, heated tobacco and hookahs under the motto “El tabaco ata y te mata” (“Tobacco ties and kills you”) ...

Research says flavours motivate vaping – and kids like fruit

Written by Lorraine Mullaney || 17th September 2019 || Business briefing |

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In the midst of US president Donald Trump’s declared crackdown on flavoured e-cigarettes, new research finds flavours have a strong appeal to vapers and play a part in initiating e-cig use ...

Dubai vape show organisers fear effects of UAE’s 100% e-cig tax

Written by ECigIntelligence || 10th September 2019 || Business briefing |

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Organisers of a major vape trade show to be held in Dubai next year fear the introduction of a “sin tax” on e-cigarettes in the United Arab Emirates will hit a market that was only legalised in April...

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

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

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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 ...

Health under the microscope: ECigIntelligence science news in brief

Written by Lydia Thompson || 21st August 2019 || Business briefing |

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Smoking rates, toxic e-liquids, fears about DNA damage and weight gain, and a chemical warning over Juul flavours are assessed in ECigIntelligence’s round-up of the latest e-cig studies ...

Vaping under suspicion, but no proof in US lung disease outbreak

Written by David Palacios Rubio || 21st August 2019 || Business briefing |

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Unproven but strongly suggested links between vaping and severe health problems in young people have been breaking out all over the US, raising conflicting fears and unanswered questions ...

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

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

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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 ...