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Inexto and Codentify: Connecting the Dots.

As my readers know by now, Codentify is the tracking and tracing system proposed by the tobacco industry as the solution for governments to meet their obligations under Article 8 of the… 692 more words


BAT agrees to pay $49 billion to take over Reynolds.

After being in discussion for months, British American Tobacco (BAT

British American Tobacco company

BAT is a British multinational tobacco company that belongs to the top five worldwide largest tobacco companies. 505 more words


Smoking costs global economy $1 trillion a year, will kill 8 million a year by 2030: study

Smoking costs the global economy more than $1 trillion a year, and will kill one third more people by 2030 than it does now, according to a study by the… 391 more words


Inexto: Big Tobacco's Codentify in Disguise

Several months ago I broke the story that the Big Tobacco’s DCTA sold Codentify to ¬†Impala and a new entity was formed called Inexto to continue to market the tobacco industry’s created solution for serializing tobacco products as a tracking and tracing tax system. 502 more words


Big Tobacco Opening Stores To Teach People How To Vape

While millions of people remain hooked on traditional cigarettes, the tobacco industry knows that its future is increasingly becoming smokeless. Just yesterday, the CEO of Philip Morris admitted that his company could someday… 153 more words

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The CEO of Philip Morris wants to "phase out" cigarettes

Phillip Morris International isn’t quitting cigarettes cold turkey. But the CEO of the world’s largest tobacco company said today (Nov. 30) that it’s phasing out the classic… 262 more words