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Warning over tobacco display ban


August 26, 2010
By The Evening Telegraph | Peterborough

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Aug. 26, 2010 – The Tobacco and Primary Medical Services (Scotland) Bill bans shops
from displaying cigarettes and other tobacco products, bans cigarette
vending machines and introduces a registration system for tobacco
retailers.

Aug. 26, 2010 – New laws banning tobacco displays in shops will increase black market
trade and make youngsters more susceptible to smugglers, a study
claimed.

The Tobacco and Primary Medical Services (Scotland) Bill bans shops
from displaying cigarettes and other tobacco products, bans cigarette
vending machines and introduces a registration system for tobacco
retailers.

The display ban comes into force next year for large retailers and in 2013 for small shops. | READ MORE

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