Carcinogens

The Valens Company Enters into Custom Manufacturing Agreement with Socially Conscious Cannabis Brand House, TREC Brands, and Provides Update on NCIB Activity

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 10:02pm

In addition, the Company also provided an update on its Normal Course Issuer Bid ("NCIB") activity.

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  • In addition, the Company also provided an update on its Normal Course Issuer Bid ("NCIB") activity.
  • Under the agreement between The Valens Company and TREC Brands (the "TREC Agreement"), The Valens Company will manufacture vape pens across three existing TREC brands; Thumbs Up Brand, WINK, and Blissed, with the potential to later produce other innovative products.
  • With this platform, The Valens Company leads the industry as a one-stop-shop and manufacturer ofhigh quality oil-based product formats.
  • Currently overseeing Thumbs Up Brand, Blissed and WINK cannabis brands, product offerings include premium cannabis oils, dried flower and pre-rolls.

Health Minister Hon. Patty Hajdu announces $4.8 million in funding to develop programs to stop tobacco use

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 5:19pm

HAMILTON, Ontario, June 03, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On May 31, to mark World No Tobacco Day, the Honourable Patty Hajdu announced $4.8 million in funding to develop programs and services to end tobacco use.

Key Points: 
  • HAMILTON, Ontario, June 03, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On May 31, to mark World No Tobacco Day, the Honourable Patty Hajdu announced $4.8 million in funding to develop programs and services to end tobacco use.
  • The Government of Canadas Tobacco Control Strategy aims to reduce tobacco use by 5% by 2035.
  • Patty Hajdu cites vaping as posing serious health risks while failing to acknowledge the harm reduction potential of vapour products relative to combustible tobacco.
  • A priority of the Tobacco Control Strategy is developing programs to curb youth smoking and vaping.

Today Massachusetts Makes History as the First State to End the Sale of All Flavored Tobacco Products, Including Menthol Cigarettes

Monday, June 1, 2020 - 5:01pm

WASHINGTON, June 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Massachusetts today delivers a landmark victory for kids and public health over the tobacco industry by becoming the first state to end the sale of all flavored tobacco products, including menthol cigarettes.

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  • WASHINGTON, June 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Massachusetts today delivers a landmark victory for kids and public health over the tobacco industry by becoming the first state to end the sale of all flavored tobacco products, including menthol cigarettes.
  • Massachusetts in November passed its law ending the sale of all flavored tobacco products, including flavored e-cigarettes, menthol cigarettes and flavored cigars.
  • Today, the law ends the sale of other flavored tobacco products, including menthol cigarettes and flavored cigars.
  • Massachusetts is the first state to end the sale of all flavored tobacco products (three other states New Jersey, New York and Rhode Island have also ended the sale of flavored e-cigarettes).

Global Tobacco Industry & COVID-19 Impact Assessment 2020 - Presents Granular Data on 600+ Different Product and Country Combinations - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, June 1, 2020 - 11:45am

The "The Global Tobacco Industry and the Impact of COVID-19 on Its Development in the Medium Term" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "The Global Tobacco Industry and the Impact of COVID-19 on Its Development in the Medium Term" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • This report presents a strategic analysis of the global tobacco industry and a forecast for its development in the short and medium term, taking into account the impact of COVID-19 on it.
  • This is the most detailed and comprehensive report about the global tobacco industry, covering all global regions and 151 single countries.
  • Moreover, it also presents separate data on each product group for each country, offering granular data on 604 different product and country combinations!

DGAP-News: New Study Underscores How Heated Tobacco Products Are Disrupting the Cigarette Industry

Sunday, May 31, 2020 - 12:03am

Manila, Philippines--(Newsfile Corp. - May 30, 2020) - A new study shows that the entry of heated tobacco products (HTPs) triggered a remarkable reduction in combustible cigarettes sales in Japan.

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  • Manila, Philippines--(Newsfile Corp. - May 30, 2020) - A new study shows that the entry of heated tobacco products (HTPs) triggered a remarkable reduction in combustible cigarettes sales in Japan.
  • HTPs are smoke-free devices that heat, instead of burn, specially-designed tobacco units to release a flavorful nicotine-containing tobacco vapor.
  • As tobacco is not burned, the levels of harmful chemicals produced by HNB products are significantly lower compared to combustible cigarette smoke.
  • "Safer nicotine products, such as e-cigarettes and heated tobacco products, are the most disruptive influence on smoking in decades.

HEALTH ORGANIZATIONS CHALLENGE JUUL AND RONA AMBROSE TO BAN FLAVOURS AND REDUCE NICOTINE CONTENT IN ALL OF ITS VAPING PRODUCTS

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 1:00pm

Meanwhile, Nova Scotia recently banned all flavours in nicotine vaping products with the exception of tobacco and established a new 20 mg/ml limit on nicotine content in the devices.

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  • Meanwhile, Nova Scotia recently banned all flavours in nicotine vaping products with the exception of tobacco and established a new 20 mg/ml limit on nicotine content in the devices.
  • Juul should lead by example if it sincerely wants to right the terrible wrongs that sparked the youth vaping epidemic.
  • As health minister, Rona Ambrose publicly championed a ban on flavoured tobacco products to prevent youth tobacco use.
  • If Juul is unwilling to protect kids from its addictive products then we urge federal health minister Patty Hadju to intervene immediately by banning flavoured vaping products and limiting nicotine content nationwide adds Callard.

Hookah Tobacco Market 2020-2024 | Increasing Frequency of New Flavor Launches to Boost Growth | Technavio

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 3:30am

The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.

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  • The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200528005731/en/
    Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled Global Hookah Tobacco Market 2020-2024 (Graphic: Business Wire)
    Technavio suggests three forecast scenarios (optimistic, probable, and pessimistic) considering the impact of COVID-19.
  • Market estimates include pre- and post-COVID-19 impact on the hookah tobacco market.
  • The increasing frequency of new flavor launches has been instrumental in driving the growth of the market.

InventHelp Inventor Develops Protective Accessory for Vape Pens (OCC-1483)

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 4:45pm

PITTSBURGH, May 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --"I wanted to create a safe and convenient storage accessory for vape pens," said an inventor, from Corona, Calif., "so I invented the FIRE RETARDANT SAFETY POUCH."

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  • PITTSBURGH, May 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --"I wanted to create a safe and convenient storage accessory for vape pens," said an inventor, from Corona, Calif., "so I invented the FIRE RETARDANT SAFETY POUCH."
  • In doing so, it eliminates the need to store a vape pen loose in a pocket or bag.
  • As a result, it could provide added safety and protection and it ensures that a vape pen is readily available for use.
  • The invention features a practical design that is convenient and easy to use so it is ideal for individuals who utilize vape pens.

Vaptio to Launch 3 New E-Cigarette Products Globally: AirGo, Sonar and Sonar Max

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 2:00pm

Oneis named Sonar, and the other is Sonar Max.

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  • Oneis named Sonar, and the other is Sonar Max.
  • To most vapers, Vaptio is a well-known brand that's been focusing on developing high quality e-cigarette products for many years.
  • First Union Group provides integrated services including professional R&D, design, manufacture, which offers a first-class platform for Vaptio.
  • It has been among the top ten hot-selling products in Europe for a long time, laying a solid foundation for the rise of Vaptio.

COVID-19 Impact: A Mix of Challenges and Opportunities | Heat-Not-Burn Tobacco Products Market 2020-2024 | Cost-Effectiveness of Heat-not-Burn Tobacco Products to Boost Growth | Technavio

Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 6:00pm

Our heat-not-burn tobacco products market report covers the following areas:

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  • Our heat-not-burn tobacco products market report covers the following areas:
    This study identifies the growth of online retailing as one of the prime reasons driving the heat-not-burn tobacco products market growth during the next few years.
  • Heat-Not-Burn Tobacco Products Market 2020-2024: Vendor Analysis
    We provide a detailed analysis of vendors operating in the heat-not-burn tobacco products market, including some of the vendors such as Altria Group Inc., Ballantyne Brands LLC, British American Tobacco Plc, Imperial Brands Plc, Japan Tobacco Inc., Korea Tobacco & Ginseng Corp., PAX Labs Inc., Philip Morris International Inc., Shenzhen Yukan Technology Co. Ltd., and Vapor Tobacco Manufacturing LLC.
  • Backed with competitive intelligence and benchmarking, our research reports on the heat-not-burn tobacco products market are designed to provide entry support, customer profile and M&As as well as go-to-market strategy support.
  • Heat-Not-Burn Tobacco Products Market 2020-2024: Key Highlights