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British American Tobacco NZ Response to Philip Morris NZ

Friday, 23 March 2018, 9:24 am | British American Tobacco

British American Tobacco New Zealand categorically deny the allegations made by Philip Morris New Zealand. More >>

Caution Urged on Unproven Plain Packaging

Tuesday, 31 May 2016, 9:15 am | British American Tobacco

British American Tobacco New Zealand (BATNZ) notes the news that the Government will be undertaking consultation on the draft regulations under the Smoke-free Environments (Tobacco Plain Packaging) Amendment Bill. More >>

Alternative to Tobacco Tax Hikes

Monday, 30 May 2016, 10:15 am | British American Tobacco

The planned increase in tobacco excise of 10% + CPI from 2017 to 2020 announced by the Government yesterday places an unreasonable burden on consumers of a legal product, says Saul Derber, British American Tobacco New Zealand (BATNZ) Head of Legal and ... More >>

BATNZ Promotes Benefits of Harm Reduction

Tuesday, 3 June 2014, 2:07 pm | British American Tobacco

On World Smokefree Day 2014, British American Tobacco New Zealand (BATNZ) is calling on the Government and World Health Organisation (WHO) to employ tobacco harm reduction policies as a more progressive approach to tobacco regulation. More >>

Select Committee Given Strong Opposition to Plain Packaging

Wednesday, 7 May 2014, 5:23 pm | British American Tobacco

The Select Committee on tobacco plain packaging heard strong opposition from New Zealand’s largest tobacco company, British American Tobacco New Zealand (BATNZ), when it appeared before the Committee in Auckland today. More >>

Plain Packaging Threatens Trade

Wednesday, 20 February 2013, 8:14 am | British American Tobacco

British American Tobacco New Zealand (BATNZ) remains opposed to the Government introducing plain packaging in New Zealand. More >>

Plain Packaging Sets Troubling Precedent

Wednesday, 17 October 2012, 9:08 am | British American Tobacco

The Government’s proposal to force tobacco into plain packages sets a troubling precedent for other products, says British American Tobacco New Zealand (BATNZ). More >>

New Zealanders Have A Right To Run Their Own Lives - BATNZ

Wednesday, 3 October 2012, 9:23 am | British American Tobacco

The Government’s proposal to force cigarettes into plain packaging fails to respect adult smokers who wish to run their own lives and make their own decisions, says British American Tobacco New Zealand (BATNZ). More >>

Australian Laws Not for New Zealand, Says BATNZ

Wednesday, 19 September 2012, 10:12 am | British American Tobacco

British American Tobacco New Zealand (BATNZ) has questioned the wisdom of following Australia with the introduction of plain packaging for tobacco in New Zealand. More >>

Trade Problems Ahead with Plain Pack Proposal

Wednesday, 5 September 2012, 10:57 am | British American Tobacco

New Zealand has a strong trading reputation and the Government’s tobacco plain packaging proposal puts that reputation at risk says British American Tobacco New Zealand (BATNZ). More >>

Tobacco Is Harmful, But Plain Packaging Will not Work

Wednesday, 22 August 2012, 12:12 pm | British American Tobacco

British American Tobacco New Zealand (BATNZ) is today launching a major campaign to highlight the adverse consequences of the Government’s plain packaging proposal. More >>

Australia Out on a Limb with Plain Pack Decision

Wednesday, 15 August 2012, 12:35 pm | British American Tobacco

Today’s news that British American Tobacco Australia has lost its challenge to the Australian Government’s plain packaging legislation should be cold comfort to Minister Turia, says British American Tobacco New Zealand (BATNZ). More >>

BATNZ welcomes plain packaging discussion

Monday, 23 July 2012, 11:03 am | British American Tobacco

British American Tobacco New Zealand (BATNZ) welcomes Minister Turia’s consultation period on plain packaging and will be using this time to discuss the significant unintended consequences that are associated with her proposal. More >>

British American Tobacco NZ wants evaluation then regulation

Friday, 20 July 2012, 11:58 am | British American Tobacco

As cigarettes are set to be hidden from sight in shops from this Monday, British American Tobacco New Zealand (BATNZ) believes the Government should review the effectiveness, or otherwise, of this policy before blindly introducing further tobacco control measures. More >>

Plain packaging of tobacco products a step too far

Thursday, 19 April 2012, 10:55 pm | British American Tobacco

Government announcement on plain packaging of tobacco products a step too far “British American Tobacco New Zealand (BATNZ) opposes the plain packaging of tobacco products and will take every action necessary to protect its intellectual property rights ... More >>

Company expresses concern about leaked paper

Wednesday, 10 May 2006, 3:00 pm | British American Tobacco

British American Tobacco New Zealand (BATNZ) today expressed deep concern over the leaking of the Government’s Review of the Smoke-free Environments Regulations consultation paper before today’s official release date. More >>

 
 
 
 
 

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