Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Altria/Philip Morris 15,252 headlines found

14 Views

Pot May Be Next for Tobacco Farmers Already Turning to Hemp

While several states have legalized marijuana, it remains banned at the federal level. “It’s certainly helpful that Altria already has a relationship with local contract farmers,” Gorenstein said in a phone interview Friday. “We can help those farmers tr
Bloomberg News
added Dec 10, 2018 17:21
3 Views

Altria Invests $1.8 billion in Cannabis Company

The decision by the maker of Marlboro to go ahead with an investment in Cronos shows that Altria is interested about investing in marijuana as a new growth area. Tobacco giant Altira Group is investing $1.8 billion in Canadian cannabis company Cronos Gro
Convenience Store Decisions
added Dec 10, 2018 17:04
7 Views

[Asia-pacific, Korea - South] E-cigarette makers using aggressive marketing tactics

Makers of e-cigarettes are employing an active marketing strategy, reaching out directly to consumers, industry officials said Monday. KT&G, Philip Morris Korea and British American Tobacco Korea have all set up departments to exclusively promote sales o
Korea Herald (kr)
added Dec 10, 2018 15:53
6 Views

Altria Ending Production of MarkTen and Green Smoke

Financial performance and regulatory restrictions to blame for the end of MarkTen and Green Smoke production. / “We remain committed to being the leader in providing adult smokers innovative alternative products that reduce risk, including e-vapor,” said
Convenience Store Decisions
added Dec 10, 2018 14:01
6 Views

Cronos CEO: $1.8 billion from Big Tobacco is just a beginning for cannabis industry

MarketWatch (Wall St. Journal)
added Dec 10, 2018 13:56
4 Views

Cronos Group Says deal With Altria Does Not Limit Potential Partnerships With Other Cos

DEAL WITH ALTRIA DOES NOT LIMIT POTENTIAL PARTNERSHIPS WITH OTHER COMPANIES - CONF CALL.
Reuters
added Dec 10, 2018 04:36
16 Views

Altria shutters its e-cigarette brands as it eyes Juul, awaits iQOS decision

Instead, Altria said it will "refocus its resources on more compelling reduced-risk tobacco product opportunities," referring to tobacco products that are thought to be less harmful than smoking conventional cigarettes. Already, the company has inked an
CNBC
added Dec 10, 2018 04:14
5 Views

An Altria Stake in ‘It’ Brand Juul the Right Move, Analysts Say

Juul is the leading “vape” brand and appeals to a younger demographic than Philip Morris International Inc.’s tobacco-heating system IQOS, analysts point out. The Juul is seen as a major contributor to the shrinking combustible cigarette market. Stifel
Bloomberg News
added Dec 10, 2018 03:22
3 Views

[Canada] Cronos Group Inc. Announces C$2.4 Billion Strategic Investment from Altria Group, Inc.

today announced that it has entered into a subscription agreement (the "Subscription Agreement") with Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE: MO) ("Altria") pursuant to which Altria has agreed to make an approximately C$2.4 billion equity investment in Cronos Group (th
PR Newswire
added Dec 10, 2018 01:07
10 Views

[Asia, Pakistan] MNCs continue to flourish amid flawed taxation system

Multinational companies (MNCs) in the tobacco sector are allegedly flourishing at the cost of Pakistan’s economic interests owing to glaring flaws in the taxation mechanism coupled with an absence of practicable laws to effectively regulate the functionin
Pakistan Today (pk)
added Dec 8, 2018 23:55
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines