Russian scientists and Planta LLC created the first glow in the dark tobacco without using any chemicals or radiation. Planta LLC, currently operating in Moscow, states it specializes in the glow in the dark plants and has been in business since 2017. The plants were grown without the use of ultraviolet rays. The cultivated tobacco, Nicotiana tabacum, was infused with four ferments from the biosynthesis of the bioluminescent fungi genes.
The year was 1492 when Christopher Columbus not only discovered a New World but a pleasurable new enjoyment that is delighting connoisseurs throughout the entire world to this day: premium tobacco. From this plant came the cigar, which spread in popularity throughout the world, attracting presidents, kings, generals, gentlemen, and even women. It is estimated that in the last century almost 80% of men in the US were cigar smokers, 20% smoking luxurious brands paired with premium drinks.
Globally, the consumption of tobacco has become a critical issue despite several government initiatives to increase the awareness about the health issues caused by consuming tobacco. Consumers addicted to tobacco find it difficult to get rid of the addiction and would require an alternate to tobacco. This in turn has turned out to be one of the major drivers for the growth in E-Cigarettes and vaporizer Market.
The global specialty paper market has witnessed a positive growth over the past few years. This growth is being supported by increasing utilization of specialty paper by the e-commerce sector, significant growth in the consumer goods industry as well as rising demand for paperboard and industrial paper.
According to New Nicotine Alliance, Snus is a moist, smokeless powdered tobacco. It is sold as a loose powder or pre-packaged in a small sachet (a bit like a mini tea bag). It contains ground tobacco, salt and may contain food-grade smoke aroma flavorings, such as citrus, bergamot, juniper, herb or floral flavors. Most Scandinavian snus is produced in Sweden where it is regulated as a food under the Swedish Food Act. Snus fulfils the criteria for a tobacco harm reduction product. It is a low risk nicotine product with 0.5% to 1% of nicotine composition in it and has helped reduce smoking and smoking related diseases.
Benefits of consuming natural or organic products haven’t ceased to influence the choices of consumers from all corners of the world. Gaining popularity of trends that promote the use of organic products over fortified ones has also succeeded in changing the tobacco preferences of smokers. The upsurge in global demand for organic tobacco signifies the rise in health consciousness even among occasional and heavy smokers.
This week, Durig Capital looks at a longtime company that has adopted a new name to reflect its new direction. Pyxus International, formerly Alliance One, is well into its “One Tomorrow” transformation plan, where it has added new products to its product base of leaf tobacco. The company has entered into producing e-liquids, cannabis and cannabis related products.
Tobacco films are produced from the highest quality raw material such as polypropylene (PP), polyethylene, and others which is widely used in the tobacco packaging industry to obtain tight wrapped pack on the shelf.
The global airway management device market was valued at $ 1.17 billion in 2016, and is expected to reach $ 2.2 billion by 2025, expanding at a CAGR of 7.1% from 2017 to 2025, according to the latest report published by Credence Research, Inc. “Airway Management Device Market – Growth, Future Prospects and Competitive Analysis, 2017-2025.”
Cigarette smoking is increasing day by day. With the changing styles and consumption of cigars and cigarettes, the way of smoking also changes. Today, blunt wraps are used for smoking purpose and it revolutionized the smoking market. The word “blunt” refers to the thickness and rough edge of the wraps which are used in cigars. Blunt wraps are thick sheets used to roll tobacco leaf or dried leaves of marijuana. Blunt wraps have become popular during the recent years as, various brands are providing flavoured wraps. Blunt wraps are available in various flavours, right from chocolate, vanilla, and strawberry to blueberry and mojito.
This week, Durig Capital takes another look at one of two publicly held global leaf tobacco merchants. The last review of Alliance One earlier this year revealed that the company had made its entrance into the e-cigarette market through its acquisition on Purilum, an e-liquids producer. Now Alliance One is taking further steps to diversify its product offerings into both the cannabis and industrial hemp markets. Additionally, the company recently released its Q4 and FY 2018 results. Fiscal year 2018 recorded improvements over the previous year, including: