“I believe there will come a moment in time where I would say we have sufficient adoption of these alternative products… to start envisaging, together with governments, a phase-out period for cigarettes, I hope this time will come soon.” – Andre Calantzopoulos, CEO, Phillip Morris
Phillip Morris is the biggest makers of cigarettes in the world and gets most of its profits from selling traditional cigarettes.
Though he was quick to add that despite that fact, there will still be at least a billion smokers still left by the year 2025.
Marlboro E- Cigarettes. Vaperanks
According to World Health Organization (WHO), Smoking kills about 6 million people globally every year and if smokers switch to electronic cigarettes or other alternative products they can cut the risk to their health drastically.