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The new FDA plan for regulating cigarettes echoes a tobacco industry idea from the 1950s

A British American Tobacco company report stated in 1959 that “to reduce the nicotine per cigarette as much as possible and thus satisfy the trend of consumer demand…might end in destroying the nicotine habit in a large number of consumers and prevent it
Quartz
added Jul 28, 2017 20:33
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Reynolds a boost to British American Tobacco

BAT chairperson Richard Burrows said these were exciting times for the group. “In the first six months of 2017, the combustible business continued to perform well, against the backdrop of a strong volume comparator. The performance of Glo continues to ex
Independent Online (IOL) / The Post (za)
added Jul 28, 2017 20:21
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British American Tobacco not surprised by FDA move to cut nicotine

"Our American subsidiary, Reynolds American Inc. and its operating companies are encouraged by FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb’s comments today recognizing tobacco harm reduction policies and the continuum of risk for tobacco products," a British Ame
Reuters
added Jul 28, 2017 18:26
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Big Tobacco smoked after FDA takes aim on cigarette nicotine levels

slumped in heavy volumes on Friday after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said that it was seeking to reduce nicotine levels in cigarettes. British American Tobacco shares, trading close to all-time highs, fell as much as 11 percent and were on trac
Reuters
added Jul 28, 2017 18:04
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Cigarette stocks slump, earnings see FTSE 100 mark worst week in a month

Shares in British American Tobacco sank as much as 13.7 percent, though recovered to end 6.8 percent lower, after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said it aimed to cut nicotine in cigarettes to non-addictive levels. Shares in BAT's peer Imperial Br
Reuters
added Jul 28, 2017 18:03
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British American Tobacco first-half results helped by weak pound

said revenue rose 15.7 percent to 7.7 billion pounds ($10.12 billion) in the six months to 30 June. Excluding the gains from a weaker British pound, sales rose 3.5 percent. Cigarette volume fell 5.6 percent.
Reuters
added Jul 28, 2017 20:21
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BRIEF-BAT CEO says to focus on Reynolds integration, not consolidation

* Interview-British american tobacco ceo says glo tobacco heating device has 3 percent market share in tokyo after 3 wks * Interview-British american tobacco ceo says reynolds acquisition has made it biggest vaping company in world * Interview-British
Reuters
added Jul 27, 2017 20:16
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British American Tobacco first-half results helped by weak pound

reported higher first-half sales and profits on Thursday, helped by the weak British currency, but also saw declining volume as people continue to smoke less.
Reuters
added Jul 27, 2017 20:09
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Half-year report to 30 June 2017

A good performance with strong strategic momentum
British American Tobacco (BAT)
added Jul 27, 2017 20:06
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[North Carolina] Facebook: Reynolds American sale

We asked our Facebook audience how they feel now that the purchase of Reynolds American is complete. Here is what two of them had to say: “Sad for our city and history.” — Michael Sherwood-Peatross “I feel sad, too. I went to work for RJR in 1955 when
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 27, 2017 20:01
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