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Altria Leads Latest Round of Cigarette Price Hikes

is taking a cigarette list price increase on its Philip Morris USA (PM USA) brands, hiking the prices between 2 and 3 percent. Pricing moves by tobacco companies are expected this time of year; however, PM USA's 8-cent increase is roughly a week earlier
Convenience Store News
added Nov 10, 2016 21:36

Phillip Morris brings Croatian to manage its operations in Romania

has named Croatian Branislav Bibic to manage its operations in Romania. Bibic started as his mandate as Managing Director of Philip Morris International (PMI) in Romania on November 1, 2016. He replaced Dane Steen Hjortholm who has been appointed Vice-Pr
Romania Insider (ro)
added Nov 10, 2016 17:33

[Colorado, North Dakota] California Voters Pass Steep Tobacco Tax Hike

But industry-funded "no" messaging in Colorado and North Dakota carried the day, perhaps because -- unlike in California, where proponents spent more than $30 million pushing the measure -- backers of the tax hikes in those states failed to mount signifi
MedPage Today
added Nov 11, 2016 20:51

Philip Morris International Inc. to Webcast Presentation at the Morgan Stanley Global Consumer & Retail Conference

Business Wire
added Nov 9, 2016 22:31

Amendment 72: Colorado voters fend off tobacco tax

Opponents, financed almost entirely by Altria, which owns tobacco giant Philip Morris, framed the measure as an ill-conceived and regressive tax that had no place in the state constitution, where it couldn’t be changed without another statewide vote. Wit
Denver (CO) Post
added Nov 12, 2016 02:17

[Asia-pacific] British American Tobacco to test tobacco e-cigarette in Japan

plans to test a new tobacco-based cigarette alternative in Japan next month, it said on Tuesday, taking aim at Philip Morris International Inc's popular iQOS and Japan Tobacco Inc's Ploom Tech. BAT said it plans to launch its new product, called "glo", o
added Nov 8, 2016 23:12

Tobacco industry eyes California proposition to raise cigarette tax

Herzog said the big Election Day concerns for the manufacturers are the potential that a successful California proposition encourages other left-leaning states to follow suit, and the possibility, though slim, of Republicans losing control of the U.S. Ho
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Nov 8, 2016 19:38

[Florida] Chain Smoker Wanted To Quit, Expert Tells Engle Jury ($$)

Dr. Benjamin Toll, a clinical psychologist and chief of tobacco cessation and health behaviors at Medical University of South Carolina, said that he reviewed the medical records of the late Carole Martin and concluded she was hooked on tobacco.
added Nov 8, 2016 23:55

[Asia-pacific] BAT Takes on Philip Morris in Japan With New Tobacco Device

will begin selling its heated tobacco product Glo in Japan next month, ratcheting up competition in the country that’s become the foremost battleground for next-generation cigarettes. Glo, a silver device that resembles an iPod and heats tobacco without b
Bloomberg News
added Nov 8, 2016 23:54

[Florida] Chain Smoker Wanted To Quit, Expert Tells Engle Jury ($$)

A chain smoker who died of lung cancer was seriously addicted to cigarettes for decades, smoking two packs a day despite her persistent desire to stop, according to an addiction expert's testimony Monday in an Engle progeny trial against Philip Morris US
added Nov 8, 2016 23:26
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