Cigarette Smoking at Record Low in U.S.

Cigarette Smoking at Record Low in U.S.

New data shows that only 14% of adults smoke cigarettes – a record low among U.S. adults. According to researchers and industry experts, the new data shows proof that the ongoing efforts to decrease smoking rates in the country are successful. According to the CDC, FDA and National Institutes of Health’s National Cancer Institute, there were […]

Increase in Tobacco Prices

Increase in Tobacco Prices

  In a recent announcement, the major tobacco company Altria Group Inc. stated that there is a list price increase of 9 cents per pack on all their cigarette brands. According to a report by RBC Capital Markets, the increase in price is higher than the company’s average 7 cents per pack increase. According to […]

Tobacco Age Increase

Tobacco Age Increase

  A number of states have adopted the law of raising the smoking age from 18 to 21. Two more states have raised the legal age recently in which consumers over the age of 21 can buy tobacco products. There are now five states that have enacted the new law with a possibility of a […]