Axa to stop investing in tobacco industry

Axa to stop investing in tobacco industry

The firm, which has more than 10 million customers in the UK, has also pledged to sell investments worth more than £1.7bn (£1.3bn). Incoming chief executive Thomas Buberl told the BBC it “makes no sense” for the company to continue investing in the industry. Last week, tobacco companies started selling cigarettes in standardised green packaging […]

Tobacco Sniffing at World Snuff Championship

Tobacco Sniffing at World Snuff Championship

About 300 competitors consisting of both men and women tried to shove as much as stuff as possible up their noses to win the 18th World Snuff Championships held in Peutenhausen in Germany last weekend. The goal of each contestant is to stuff up to 5 grams of snuff tobacco into his or her nostrils […]