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[Europe] Blowing smoke in the Brussels tobacco war

The leaked internal briefing papers showed how tobacco giant Philip Morris International employed 161 people to combat the proposed directive, profiling and targeting specific persons within the EU government, and sought to generate negative opinions on h
Deutsche Welle / DW World (de)
added Dec 2, 2013 14:47
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'Rush' only hints at race-car driver James Hunt's exploits

he passed away from a heart attack in 1993 at age 45 ... At a 1979 Grand Prix, a sauced Hunt threw up on the shoes of sponsor Phillip Morris’ president.
New York Post
added Nov 1, 2013 15:05
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[Arizona, Indiana, Virginia] Altria expanding electronic cigarette sales to a second state

Altria, which is selling electronic cigarettes in about 3,000 stores in Indiana, plans to expand sales to about 2,000 stores in Arizona in December.
Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added Oct 25, 2013 01:43
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Philip Morris International Comments on the European Parliament Vote on the Proposed Tobacco Products Directive

Members of the European Parliament have voted to ban an entire segment of the legal market despite the inevitable increase in illegal trade that this will fuel. They have failed to provide a workable framework for reduced harm products and have also conti
Philip Morris International (ch)
added Oct 8, 2013 13:17
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[Thailand] Thai Tobacco Trade Association and Retailers Take Ministry of Health to Court: "We Play by the Rules -- And So Should the Ministry"

The Thai Tobacco Trade Association (TTTA), which represents more than 1400 retailers across Thailand, announced today that it is asking the Administrative Court to invalidate the Ministry of Public Health's unconstitutional decision to impose new warning
Fort Mill (SC) Times
added Jun 25, 2013 08:32
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[Indiana] Altria says it will have ‘superior’ e-cigarette

The Henrico County-based parent company of top U.S. cigarette maker Philip Morris USA also said on Tuesday that it was expanding sales of its Verve chewable nicotine product and introducing in Denmark a type of gum containing tobacco. Altria provided th
Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added Jun 12, 2013 17:51
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[Canada] Digital Coding & Tracking Association (DCTA) | Association launched to fight illicit trade in excisable goods

The world's four largest international tobacco companies have forged a joint venture to fight the illegal trafficking of excisable consumer goods. British American Tobacco, Imperial Tobacco Group, Japan Tobacco International and Philip Morris Internation
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added May 30, 2013 13:26
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Tobacco companies make payments under state settlement

The nation’s top cigarette companies have made their annual payments as part of the 25-year settlement in which some cigarette makers are paying states for smoking-related health care costs. Philip Morris USA, owned by Henrico County-based Altria Group
AP - Associated Press
added Apr 16, 2013 01:51
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Philip Morris shows its faith in Greece

In another sign of confidence in the Greek economy, global tobacco giant Philip Morris International is planning to transfer some of its production from other plants in Europe to the unit of its Greek subsidiary Papastratos at Aspropyrgos, western Attic
Kathimerini (gr)
added Feb 9, 2013 13:46
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What's The Impact Of Russia's Anti-Smoking Law On Philip Morris?

ssia’s population is just around 10% of China, but it is the world’s second largest tobacco market after China. Hence, the law is bad news for international tobacco companies like Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM), British American Tobacco Plc (B
Trefis
added Feb 6, 2013 19:58
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