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Sweden holds firm on EU snus fight

Sweden’s government has pledged to continue to fight for the lifting of the EU-wide ban against moist snuff or ‘snus’, in the face of what it calls European “ignorance” of the smokeless tobacco product.

Snus Maker Sets Its Sights on U.S.

Smokeless-tobacco giant Swedish Match AB, the dominant maker of snus in Scandinavia, plans to begin a major push into the snuscategory in the U.S. in the coming months.

Smokeless tobacco products target teens

NEW BEDFORD — They bear the names “Wild Honey” blunt wraps and “Peppermint” snus, but they are not the latest confections smokeless tobaccofrom Willy Wonka.

FDA: Dissolvable tobacco appeals to kids

RICHMOND, Va. — The Food and Drug Administration is saying in letters to two tobacco companies that flavored, dissolvable camel snustobacco products — that the agency compares with candy and says contain a lot of nicotine — could be particularly appealing to kids and young adults.

Sweden wants EU ‘snus’ tobacco ban to go up in smoke

STOCKHOLM - As countries across the EU curb smoking in public, Sweden is fighting to get a European-wide ban lifted on ‘snus,’ a moist tobacco popular across Scandinavia that is sucked rather than chewed or smoked.snus tobacco