Tobacco

Information and insights on the tobacco sector

Tobacco


Case Study

Swan
Design Business Association, Gold, Design Effectiveness Awards 2013
To defend market share, Swan, the roll your own (RYO) tobacco brand, needed a more engaging and contemporary look for its rolling paper line. A fresh design used bright colours to differentiate between the various papers and weights. As a result of the new packaging, sales have risen 5 times the growth rate of the previous year, resulting in higher market share.

Euromonitor Profiles, November 2012
This Company Profile from Euromonitor provides key details and analysis of Philip Morris International Inc, the owner of brands such as Marlboro, L&M, Chesterfield and Parliament. Included is a strategic evaluation with key facts about the US company, competitive positioning against comparative brands, and assessment of its position in the tobacco market.

Euromonitor Profiles, November 2012
This Company Profile from Euromonitor provides key details and analysis of British American Tobacco, the owner of brands such as Kent, Dunhill, Lucky Strike and Pall Mall. Included is a strategic evaluation with key facts about the UK company, competitive positioning against comparative brands, and assessment of its position in the tobacco market.

Gale American Industry Overviews, 2011
This paper provides an overview of the chewing and smoking tobacco and snuff industry in the United States. It gives a snapshot summary of the industry, with additional sections on its development, organisation and structure, current conditions and leading companies.

Gale Global Industry Overviews, 2011
This paper provides an overview of the global tobacco products industry. The paper gives a snapshot summary, with additional sections on the industry's development, organisation and structure, current conditions and its leading companies and countries.

Katarzyna Gawlik and Beata Gers, ESOMAR, CEE Research Forum, Krakow, March 2012
This article examines a research project conducted by TNS Poland on behalf of BAT Poland in summer 2011. The project's goal was to provide information regarding the group of poorest tobacco-smoking Poles.

Euromonitor Profiles, December 2011
This Company Profile from Euromonitor provides key details and analysis of Imperial Tobacco Group Plc, the owners of brands such as Davidoff, West and Gauloises. Included is a strategic evaluation with key facts about the UK company, competitive positioning against comparative brands, and assessment of its position in the tobacco market.

Euromonitor Profiles, November 2011
This Company Profile from Euromonitor provides key details and analysis of Japan Tobacco Inc, the owner of brands such as Camel, Winston, Mild Seven and Glamour. Included is a strategic evaluation with key facts about the Japanese company, competitive positioning against comparative brands, and assessment of its position in the tobacco market.

Cristina Blanco, Carlos Velasco, Alejandro Salgado-Montejo and Enrique Guarin, ESOMAR, Congress, Amsterdam, September 2011
Understanding the impact of tobacco addiction on information processing and motivation sheds light on how emotion, anxiety, reward, and hedonic forecast are involved in consumer behavior. The authors of this paper seek to relate how changes in reward and hedonic forecast mechanisms in chronic tobacco use can help understand the way emotion and anxiety intervene in the decision making process.

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