Business briefing / Europe

All of our European-related business news briefings can be found on this page. Whether it is recent news and updates relating to specific companies and organisations, retail and market-related news or new technology and innovation within Europe, you will be able to easily locate it here.

Juul vs J Well – e-cig manufacturers prepare for patents battle

10th October 2018 | Business briefing |

Europe
France
North America
United Kingdom
United States
Companies
Marketing and Retailing
Regulation and Legislation
Business briefing

Juul has filed a suit at the UK’s High Court claiming its line of UK patents was infringed by French firm J Well – whose CEO told ECigIntelligence it was prepared to fight the allegation

ECigIntelligence publisher launches CBD-Intel for the CBD market

21st August 2018 | Business briefing |

Africa
Albania
Andorra
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Australasia
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Health
Market Research
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Technology and Innovation
Business briefing

A new online publication and research resource launched this week will be the first to focus on the fast-growing CBD industry in Europe and worldwide. CBD-Intel will provide comprehensive market and legal analysis as well as a daily news service.

Italy lists licensed vape stores – and they’re not all happy

17th July 2018 | Business briefing |

Europe
Italy
Marketing and Retailing
Regulation and Legislation
Business briefing

The Italian Customs and Monopoly Agency (AAMS) has published a list of nearly 400 vape stores, pharmacies and drugstores in the regions of Abruzzo, Tuscany, Piemonte and Valle d’Aosta that have been authorised to sell e-cig products

Imperial aims for a return to the top with new Myblu lines

16th July 2018 | Business briefing |

North America
United Kingdom
Companies
Technology and Innovation
Business briefing

Imperial Brands is to launch its Myblu Intense nicotine salt e-liquid in the US “later this month”, following its roll-out in UK supermarkets. Meanwhile, the next edition of its hardware for the Myblu pod system has become available

HnB and e-liquids bring manufacturing boost to Eastern Europe

4th July 2018 | Business briefing |

Europe
Poland
Romania
Companies
Heated tobacco
Market Research
Regulation and Legislation
Business briefing

E-cigarette manufacturers and tobacco giants are increasing investment in Central and Eastern Europe, building new plants or expanding existing ones to meet growing demand for new tobacco alternatives

PMI: ‘no ceiling in sight for heated tobacco products’

18th May 2018 | Business briefing |

Asia
EU
Europe
Japan
North America
South Korea
United States
Companies
Heated tobacco
Technology and Innovation
Business briefing

Philip Morris International expects its reduced-risk portfolio and continued good performance in Asian countries to continue to drive growth and aims to have at least 30% of its shipment volume to consist of new tobacco products by 2025.

PMI and Altria report cigarettes down, HnB and vapour up

2nd May 2018 | Business briefing |

Asia
EU
Europe
Japan
North America
South Korea
United States
Companies
Heated tobacco
Marketing and Retailing
Business briefing

While sales of traditional cigarettes continue to decline worldwide, PMI is increasingly relying on its heated-tobacco device IQOS to buoy up its financial results, particularly through sales in Japan and Korea