CIGARETTES - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/CIGARETTES News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Official: Feds should look at e-cigarettes on planes http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58301806-79/fire-cigarettes-devices-plane.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58301806-79/fire-cigarettes-devices-plane.html.csp">Official: Feds should look at e-cigarettes on planes</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PHILIP MARCELO</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-15T17:17:02.442-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 05:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Boston • Federal authorities should consider further restrictions for electronic cigarettes on planes, airport officials said after one of the devices apparently started a small fire that forced passengers to briefly evacuate a plane last weekend. Ed Freni, director of aviation at the Massachusetts Port Authority, which operates Boston’s Logan International Airport, said the device was packed in a passenger’s checked luggage and burned a small hole in the bag. He said it could have been far more...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583018062014-08-15T17:17:02.442-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-15T17:17:02.442-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58301806@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 17:17:02 MDT Davis County health board wants to tweak e-cigarette law http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58289144-78/cigarette-county-board-cigarettes.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58289144-78/cigarette-county-board-cigarettes.html.csp">Davis County health board wants to tweak e-cigarette law</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Danielle Manley</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T22:15:46.228-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 10:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Davis County Board of Health wants to make it easier for smoke shops to sell e-cigarettes. The board, which became the first in Utah to regulate the sale of electronic cigarettes last February, proposed six amendments to that law on Tuesday. A public hearing on the proposed changes will be scheduled sometime before the next meeting on Nov. 25. In the past year, the health department has noticed changes in e-cigarette commerce, Lewis Garrett, director of the health department told the board....</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58289144@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 22:15:46 MDT FDA rules may jeopardize Black & Mild cigar name http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58284490-79/mild-black-cigar-brand.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58284490-79/mild-black-cigar-brand.html.csp">FDA rules may jeopardize Black & Mild cigar name</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MICHAEL FELBERBAUM</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-11T11:55:05.171-06:00">Updated Aug 11, 2014 11:55AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Richmond, Va. • Plans to regulate cigars and other tobacco products the same as cigarettes may threaten one of the nation’s top-selling cigar brands — Black & Mild. Under the Food and Drug Administration proposal, cigar makers would have to remove descriptions like “light,” “mild,” “medium” or “low” from their products, raising a unique question about the fate of Black & Mild. The descriptions were banned for cigarettes under a 2009 law because many smokers wrongly thought they meant the product...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582844902014-08-11T11:55:05.171-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-11T11:55:05.171-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58284490@www.sltrib.com Mon, 11 Aug 2014 11:55:05 MDT Reynolds American’s quarterly profit climbs 6.7% http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58236794-79/percent-share-tobacco-cigarettes.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58236794-79/percent-share-tobacco-cigarettes.html.csp">Reynolds American’s quarterly profit climbs 6.7%</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MICHAEL FELBERBAUM</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T09:17:02.533-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 09:17AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Richmond, Va. • Reynolds American Inc. said Tuesday that its profit rose by 6.7 percent in its second quarter as higher cigarette and smokeless tobacco prices helped to offset a decline in the number of cigarettes it sold. The Winston Salem, N.C.-based company said it earned $492 million, or 92 cents per share, in the period ended June 30, up from $461 million, or 84 cents per share, a year ago. Adjusted earnings were 89 cents per share, topping analyst estimates of 87 cents per share, according...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582367942014-07-29T09:17:02.533-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-29T09:17:02.533-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58236794@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 09:17:02 MDT Denver Post: No public vaping ban — yet http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58232819-82/cigarettes-vaping-ban-public.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58232819-82/cigarettes-vaping-ban-public.html.csp">Denver Post: No public vaping ban — yet</a></h4>