New Cigarette Packging Rules Come Into Force

New Cigarette Packging Rules Come Into Force

Cigarettes are being sold in the UK in standardised green packaging with explicit images from today, under  new cigarette packaging rules designed to cut the number of smokers.

The measures are designed to prevent young people taking up the habit – but some say they are “a declaration of war on consumers”.

New cigarette packing rules comes after the world’s four largest tobacco firms lost a legal challenge against the Government’s new plain packaging rules at the High Court on Thursday. read more

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