Headlines Tagged with Altria/Philip Morris — 14,456 headlines found
a call for massive increases in tobacco tax to price cigarettes out of the market. However, Uruguay in South America which already has tough policies on tobacco, is finding that its stance has put it on a collision course with a big tobacco company.
May 31, 2014 BBC Online
added May 31, 2014 23:34
The industry now claims to be more socially responsible, yet it is suing countries around the world that try to introduce plain packaging
May 29, 2014 The Guardian (uk)
added May 29, 2014 11:02
[Illinois] 'Light' cigarette case against Huck's continues after nine years; Two current judges had been plaintiff's counsel
A nine-year-old lawsuit claiming Huck’s convenience stores unfairly and deceptively schemed to get customers to buy “light” cigarettes ... Flack, who worked for Korein Tillery, was lead counsel in the case until the day before he was sworn in as associat
May 29, 2014 Madison County (IL) Record
added May 29, 2014 01:01
Mujica told Obama, a former smoker, that 8 million people die worldwide due to smoking related illnesses. “This is more than World War I [and] World War II,” said Mujica through an interpreter. “It’s murder. We are in an arduous fight – very arduous – an
May 12, 2014 Al Jazeera
added May 12, 2014 20:24
Like the Heartland Institute, Fox News also had ties to the tobacco industry and its attempt to avoid regulation in the wake of documented health impacts from its products. Rupert Murdoch, chairman and CEO of Fox News' parent company 21st Century Fox, wa
Apr 10, 2014 Media Matters for America (blog)
added Apr 10, 2014 18:56
purchase by the tobacco giant's Nu Mark subsidiary shows the importance being placed on rolling up key independent producers as a means of strengthening one's position in the industry.
Feb 5, 2014 Motley Fool
added Feb 6, 2014 13:55
Adding Green Smoke’s significant e-vapor expertise and experience, along with its supply chain, product lines and customer service, will complement Nu Mark’s capabilities and enhance its competitive position,” said Marty Barrington, Altria’s Chairman and
Feb 3, 2014 Altria Group, Inc.
added Feb 3, 2014 16:23
If the FDA continues to allow tobacco companies to advertise e-cigarettes, these products could be the new engine behind these highly profitable companies. This trend along with their high dividend yields could mean that these companies are becoming more
Oct 19, 2013 Motley Fool
added Oct 20, 2013 11:31
[Europe, France] Lobby du tabac : choc et suspicion chez les eurodéputés [Tobacco lobby: shock and suspicion among MEPs]
MEPs are in shock since lobbying methods pro-tobacco cigarette manufacturer Philip Morris U.S., they are the targets were revealed by Le Parisien-Today-en-France in its editions of Saturday, September 21 . | AFP / Frederick Florin 8 réactionsRéagir MEPs a
Sep 24, 2013 le Parisiene (fr)
added Sep 25, 2013 17:02
A California Superior Court judge today issued his final decision in favor of Philip Morris USA’s (PM USA) in a 16-year-old class-action “Lights” cigarette case (Brown). The court rejected plaintiffs’ efforts to impose as much as a billion dollars in liab
Sep 24, 2013 Altria Group, Inc.
added Sep 24, 2013 21:44