Big Tobacco is consistently overstating black market in cigarettes – new findings

Author: Gallagher, A. and Gilmore, A. What’s the size of the black market in tobacco and who is behind it? These questions have dogged governments, public health advocates, researchers and the tobacco industry for years. The world’s biggest tobacco companies spend millions on research to produce answers – commissioning reports which often conclude that the […]

If Philip Morris is serious about a “Smoke-Free World,” it should stop marketing cigarettes, fighting efforts to reduce smoking

Philip Morris International – the world’s largest non-governmental cigarette manufacturer – has announced that it is establishing a Foundation for a Smoke-Free World, with funding of $80 million per year over the next 12 years. Read more: Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids