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Cigarette maker joins tech giants among most dominant S&P 500 stocks

Philip Morris’ 3.3 percent contribution to S&P 500 gains in the first quarter makes it the fourth most important U.S. stock, right after Apple, Amazon and Facebook.
Bloomberg News
added Apr 8, 2017 23:48

[North Carolina] Sale volume falls for traditional cigarettes

An expected return to lower sales volumes for traditional cigarettes occurred during March, according to Nielsen ...Not even market-share gains by Newport, the No. 2-selling brand, and Natural American Spirit, the top super-premium brand, were enough to o
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 8, 2017 22:01

[Florida] Former Lawyer's Widow Awarded $1M in Trial Against Philip Morris Over Fatal Cancer

A Florida State Court jury Thursday awarded $1 million to the widow of a lawyer and real estate developer after finding Philip Morris responsible for his coronary artery disease and fatal lung cancer. Sommers v. Philip Morris, 2008-CA-001464.
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Apr 8, 2017 21:58

BRIEF-Altria Group CEO's 2016 compensation was $27.6 mln

* CEO Martin Barrington's 2016 total compensation was $27.6 million versus $13.3 million in 2015 - sec filing * CFO William Gifford Jr's 2016 total compensation was $8 million versus $4.9 million in 2015
added Apr 9, 2017 19:52

Secrets of my success: Peter Nixon, UK and Ireland managing director, Philip Morris

Our goal is to move to a smoke-free world and the UK is one of the countries leading that. It was a huge, bold decision to target that. The technology and science has evolved so quickly and we are pretty confident about these new types of product. I tr
London Evening Standard (uk)
added Apr 8, 2017 23:39
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[Kentucky] Ethics Reporter: Lobbyists combined to spend $4.6 million over just 20 days of 2017 short session

Although the General Assembly was in session for just 20 days, $4.6 million was spent on lobbying in the first two months of the 2017 short session....Altria is the next highest spender, spending $57,386 on tobacco-related issues including a resolution ur
added Apr 6, 2017 01:59

[Asia-pacific, Philippines] MACABENTA: Cigarettes: The macho killers

Some years ago, I was asked to create an ad campaign to debunk the argument that a non-smoking section in restaurants and other public places could spare non-smokers from the hazards of second-hand smoke. I depicted a public swimming pool where someone
Business World (ph)
added Apr 5, 2017 09:45

[Asia] Israeli Health Minister Concedes: Philip Morris IQOS Cigarette to Be Restricted as Tobacco Product

The Health Ministry announced on Sunday to the High Court of Justice that it is adopting the view that the new cigarettes (IQOS) produced by tobacco giant Philip Morris will be defined as a “tobacco product” and be subject to all the restrictions applyin
Ha'aretz Newspaper/Magazine
added Apr 6, 2017 21:36

All-Channel Tobacco Numbers Fluctuate

A new report from Wells Fargo has revealed the driver of growth in the multiple market divisions, and the report also indicates that some segments are doing better than others.
Convenience Store Decisions
added Apr 4, 2017 21:17

Altria Means Tobacco

In 2003, Philip Morris Companies officially changed its name to the Altria Group, Inc. The REAL reasons for this change: to hide the “taint” of tobacco and to restore a corporate image.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Apr 4, 2017 17:35
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