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Tobacco: Plain packaging – plain sailing

Wednesday, 15 August 2012, 3:07 pm | Shane Bradbrook

It is a great day when you see the tobacco industry humiliated with the Australian courts supporting plain packaging of tobacco products. “I am looking forward to the New Zealand Government also taking on plain packaging in this country within ... More >>

Mayor Wallace – Cheerleader for the tobacco industry?

Tuesday, 7 August 2012, 11:05 am | Shane Bradbrook

The Hutt City Mayor Ray Wallace appears to be playing the dutiful politician as he cuts the ribbon to open Imperial Tobacco’s upgraded factory in Petone. The Mayor is almost verging on being a cheerleader for a global company that contributes to ... More >>

A Day to Celebrate: Tobacco Displays History

Monday, 23 July 2012, 8:28 am | Shane Bradbrook

“Out of sight, out of mind with the next steps to take it out of this nation.” says public health advocate Shane Bradbrook – Director of Te Ao Hurihuri. More >>

Tobacco Tax Increase

Thursday, 24 May 2012, 5:50 pm | Shane Bradbrook

The Government should be commended for the continued implementation of 10% tax increases over the next four years. Tobacco tax is seen as the most useful tool in the box of tobacco control measures but it should come with greater support than what has ... More >>

Tobacco Industry Inquiry Report: Smokefree Nation 2025

Friday, 19 November 2010, 10:32 am | Shane Bradbrook

If New Zealand was to become a Smokefree Nation by 2025, an aspiration of the recent historic Maori Affairs Select Committee (MASC) Inquiry’s Report on the tobacco industry and its products impact on Maori, what is the worst that could happen to ... More >>