TITLE

A big year for big government

AUTHOR(S)
Snow, Trina
PUB. DATE
February 2013
SOURCE
FMCG;Feb2013, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the regulation of tobacco displays in shops in New Zealand in 2012. She explains that the ban does not allow the display of tobacco products in or on any sales outlets. She emphasizes the impact of the ban on supermarkets and points out that display is not a major factor for making choices on smoking. She also cites the shift in the National-led government's position on the proposal to impose plain packaging on tobacco products.
ACCESSION #
85645318

 

Related Articles

  • Tobacco Packaging and Labeling Policies Under the U.S. Tobacco Control Act: Research Needs and Priorities. Hammond, David // Nicotine & Tobacco Research;Jan2012, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p62 

    Introduction: The Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act (the “Act”), enacted in June 2009, gave the U.S. Food and Drug Administration authority to regulate tobacco products. The current paper reviews the provisions for packaging and labeling, including the existing...

  • Tobacco industry tactics with advertisements at the point of sale in Mumbai. Patel, S.; Rendell, H.; Maudgal, S.; Oswal, K. // Indian Journal of Cancer;Jul-Sep2013, Vol. 50 Issue 3, p245 

    INTRODUCTION: The Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products (Prohibition of Advertising and Regulations of Trade and Commerce, Production, Supply and Distribution) Act 2003 (COTPA) set out a number of stringent regulations to address tobacco promotion, some of which were revised in 2004. The aim of...

  • GREEN LIGHT FOR PLAIN PACKAGING.  // B&T Magazine;8/31/2012, Vol. 62 Issue 2774, p6 

    The article reports that the Australian High Court has given the permission to proceed with the plain paper packaging law on tobacco products in Australia.

  • Plain packs: beware the hype. McKeganey, Neil // Grocer;4/12/2014, Vol. 237 Issue 8149, p22 

    The author cautions consumers and retailers about the proposed government policy governing tobacco plain packaging in Great Britain. A review of research evidence supported by experts on the benefits of tobacco plain packaging is provided. The author questions effectiveness of the policy to...

  • Small stores see red over ban go-ahead. Walker, Gaelle // Convenience Store;3/18/2011, p4 

    This article reports the reactions of British retailers including Peter Sichel, Parminder Singh, and Debbie Corris to government announcement that the tobacco display ban will go ahead.

  • Scottish stores call for equality on ban.  // Convenience Store;3/18/2011, p4 

    This article reports that retailers are urging the Scottish government to go one step further to ensure that small shops in Scotland have parity with English retailers when a tobacco display ban is imposed.

  • Fashionably late. Rees, David // Convenience Store;3/18/2011, p5 

    In this article, the author discusses the irritating aspects of Great Britain's tobacco display ban.

  • DISPLAY BAN UNDER WRAPS.  // Grocer;12/4/2010, Vol. 233 Issue 7984, p4 

    The article reports on the continued uncertainty over the coalition government's proposed tobacco display ban, due to come into force in October 2011 in Great Britain.

  • Adolescents perceived effectiveness of the proposed European graphic tobacco warning labels. Vardavas, Constantine I.; Connolly, Gregory; Karamanotis, Kostas; Kafatos, Anthony // European Journal of Public Health;Apr2009, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p212 

    Background: Graphical tobacco product labelling is a prominent source of health information and has an important position among tobacco control initiatives. However, little is known about its effectiveness among adolescents. With this above in mind, we aimed to research into how adolescents...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics