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Retailers Against Smuggling launch airport and Aircoach campaign to raise awareness of the illegality of selling tobacco bought abroad, in Ireland.

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  • July 5, 2017
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Fine Gael Senator Jerry Buttimer at launch of campaign at Cork Airport (3 July) to raise public awareness of the impact reselling tobacco products bought abroad has on local retailers.
Pic: Brian Lougheed Photography

Retailers Against Smuggling (RAS) launched an extensive public awareness campaign to highlight to passengers that purchasing tobacco abroad and selling on in Ireland is a criminal offence in Cork Airport on 3 July with Fine Gael Senator Jerry Buttimer.  RAS aim to use the busy summer period to show that bringing home cigarettes and tobacco…