Regulatory reports

Vaping laws expanded: Germany regulatory report

Written by Berta Camps Bisbal || 30th October 2018 || Regulatory reports |

Europe
Germany
Heated tobacco
Regulatory reports
  Executive summary   A bill amending the German Tobacco Products Law is currently being considered in the Bundestag. If approved, it would prohibit all outdoor e-cig and tobacco advertising, advertising in cinemas and distribution of free samples...

Heated tobacco taxation in the EU: classification, rates and structures: 2018

Written by Pablo Cano Trilla || 4th July 2018 || Regulatory reports |

Bulgaria
Czech Republic
Denmark
EU
Europe
France
Germany
Italy
Latvia
Lithuania
Netherlands
Poland
Portugal
Romania
Slovakia
Slovenia
Spain
UK
UK
Heated tobacco
Regulatory reports
Heated tobacco products generally benefit from a more benign tax regime in Europe than vapour products. Our report examines tax laws in EU countries where HnB products have been launched ...

Substantial equivalence: Eclipse and Glo – same difference?

Written by TobaccoIntelligence || 1st March 2018 || Regulatory reports |

North America
United States
Heated tobacco
Regulatory reports
BAT has chosen to seek market authorisation in the US for its heat-not-burn product Glo on the basis of its “substantial equivalence” to a previous product, Eclipse – but what are the pitfalls and the advantages in this...

Heated tobacco and advertising in the European Union

Written by Pablo Cano Trilla || 14th August 2017 || Regulatory reports |

EU
Europe
Heated tobacco
Regulatory reports
Heated tobacco products may have an advantage in the EU over both cigarettes and e-cigs as the devices are not classed as tobacco products. It remains to be seen how each country allows them to be promoted ...

Light-touch regulation aids HnB over e-cigs in Japan

Written by Pablo Cano Trilla || 7th August 2017 || Regulatory reports |

Asia
Japan
Heated tobacco
Regulatory reports
In our latest look at Japan, we find the country is a favoured market for heated tobacco products because regulation is much lighter on tobacco than it is on nicotine-containing e-cigs. In a country where 20% of the...