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Tobacco Industry Documents on Advertising

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Final conclusions of the judge in the 1999-2006 federal legal case in which tobacco companies were found guilty of conspiracy, racketeering and defrauding the public. (1,682 pages in PDF format) For background on the case see The U.S. Government's racketeering case against Big Tobacco Bibliography of published tobacco document research articles List of all published journal articles that have studied, or that cite tobacco industry documents. British American Tobacco Documents Archive - Previously secret documents from the British American Tobacco Company, all searchable by keyword. (Contains approximately 7 million pages). ...
The Library contains over 10 million documents produced by major tobacco companies and organizations, many of them internal strategic memoranda made public as a consequence of the Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement . The documents deal with the tobacco industry’s advertising, manufacturing, marketing, sales, and scientific research activities for the last century. Researchers, journalists, students, and activists interested in tobacco control issues and public health policies use the Library extensively to investigate tobacco industry strategies.
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Illicit Trading of Tobacco Products
The Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, India, jointly organized a two-day Regional Workshop on Illicit Trade in Tobacco Products from 15-16 September 2008 in New Delhi. Delegates from SEARO countries attended this meeting and the Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare, India, Dr.Anbumani Ramadoss formally inaugurated this workshop and said that the Indian Government will make a blanket on smoking in government or private offices, public places from October 2nd this year.  Mandatory pictorial warnings on tobacco products too will appear from November 30th this year. He added that enough resources would be provided ... market research, surveys and trends
Don't believe the lies, critically analyze!: Media Lens: Tectonic ...
Sound bites, political speak, media spin, tabloid sensationalism, propaganda and misinformation are the media's language. How do you see through the lies and discover the truth? Be discerning; critically analyse what you are being told. The media does not have a responsibility to report the news honestly; profit is the purpose of the media corporation. They answer to their shareholders. News and advertising is their product. The viewing public are their consumer. No Conspiracy theories here. Left criticisms of the media always draw the accusation of conspiracy theory because defenders of the media establishment are either ... market research, surveys and trends

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Tobacco Industry Spends Record Amounts on Advertising and Promotion
The Federal Trade Commission's annual report on cigarette sales and advertising for 1999 shows that cigarette sales fell from 1998 to1999, but advertising and promotional expenditures increased significantly. According to the report, which details the first year of spending affected by the tobacco industry's Master Settlement Agreement (MSA) with the Attorneys General of 46 states, the five largest cigarette manufacturers spent $8.24 billion on advertising and promotional expenditures in 1999, a 22.3 percent increase from the $6.73 billion spent in 1998. (The MSA imposed phased-in restrictions on the companies' ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
Behind the Smokescreen: Tobacco Marketing to Kids
According to World Bank projections, the number of people using tobacco is expected to increase to about 1.7 billion by 2025. Tobacco Marketing and Kids The major cigarette companies, alone, spend over $5.5 billion each year (more than $15 million every day) to promote their products; and many of their marketing efforts directly reach kids. 1   Tobacco industry documents, research on the effect of marketing to kids, and the opinions of advertising experts combine to reveal the intent and the success of the industry�s efforts to attract new smokers from the ranks of children. Industry Documents Numerous tobacco industry ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
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Tobacco manufacturers target major music festivals to reach young audience
Imperial Tobacco's Rizla rolling paper brand is co-sponsoring this weekend's Lovebox festival in east London. An Imperial spokesman said: 'It’s all part of creating brand awareness and it’s entirely legitimate.' Photograph: Roger Tooth for the Guardian Tobacco companies are using increasingly sophisticated marketing techniques to circumvent the law and promote their brands to young people, according to health experts. Cigarette advertising is banned in the EU, but wily tobacco giants are increasingly targeting young people through social networking sites such as Facebook and at major music festivals to create ... market trends, news research and surveys resources
Alcohol and tobacco: sharing strategies to increase profits
Continued Curtin research into the links between alcohol and tobacco companies has identified the top five strategies used by both industries to prevent regulation and maximise their marketing potential. The research was conducted by Curtin’s Laura Bond, Professor Mike Daube and Associate Professor Tanya Chikritzhs.  The findings were recently published in a paper entitled Selling addictions: Similarities in approaches between Big Tobacco and Big Booze in the Australasian Medical Journal. Curtin Professor of Health Policy, Mike Daube, said the research into once confidential tobacco industry documents has shown ... market trends, news research and surveys resources

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THE TOBACCO INDUSTRY DOCUMENTS
a listing of where tobacco industry documents may be found on the Internet; ..... listing of ingredients, and bans or restrictions on advertising ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Are You Helping the Tobacco Industry
The tobacco industry's own documents show that most youth smoking prevention .... They use imagery that promotes tobacco use.—Tobacco advertisements portray ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Legacy Tobacco Documents Library: Tobacco Control Links and Resources
A comprehensive gallery of images, primarily advertisements, that illustrate the tobacco companies' deceptive claims regarding the safety of their products. Popular Documents - Marketing to Women A Powerpoint presentation of selected documents from the Legacy Tobacco Documents Library that highlights the marketing and advertising strategies used by the tobacco companies to create cigarette brands specifically for women. Richard Pollay - Papers on Cigarette Marketing and Advertising Professor Pollay's last two decade of scholarship have focused heavily on tobacco marketing. Some of the most requested papers are ...
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