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[UK] Hampshire County Council slammed after £80 million pumped into British American Tobacco

Hampshire County Council’s pension fund has invested the money into one of the biggest tobacco companies in the world, British American Tobacco (BAT). The council top the list of UK authorities who have investments in tobacco.
Southern Daily Echo (uk)
added Jun 3, 2017 16:23

Tobacco hybrid emits low-toxicant, e-cig-like vapour with enhanced flavour

researchers at British American Tobacco have created a hybrid device, iFuse, that combines the workings of an e-cigarette with a tobacco component. This device heats tobacco... Consumer testing revealed that this produces a great tasting vapour. Analysing
added Jun 2, 2017 19:47

BAT's Glo Roll-Out in Japan Sets Up Three-Way War for Smokers

British American Tobacco is expanding sales of its heated tobacco device next month to Tokyo, just as former cigarette monopoly Japan Tobacco Inc. introduces its Ploom product there in a fight to gain market share from Philip Morris International Inc.
Bloomberg News
added Jun 1, 2017 03:05

Reynolds' chief exec to stay on after BAT takeover

The North Carolina-based company said Debra Crew would stay on as president and chief executive and report to BAT’s chief Nicandro Durante. However Andrew Gilchrist, chief financial officer at the US business, will leave the enlarged entity once the mer
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Jun 1, 2017 03:02

RAI post-acquisition leadership team announced

Reynolds American Inc. (NYSE: RAI) today announced its proposed leadership team after the anticipated third-quarter acquisition of RAI by British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BAT). Debra A. Crew will remain as president and CEO of RAI. Should the acquisition
BAT/REYNOLDS Transaction Web site
added Jun 1, 2017 02:42

The Briefcase: Reynolds announces post-BAT management team

Reynolds American Inc. said Tuesday that Debra Crew would remain as president and chief executive upon the completion of British American Tobacco Plc’s $49.4 billion acquisition of the remaining 57.8 percent ownership stake in Reynolds.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added May 31, 2017 17:34

On the Origins of the Electronic Cigarette: British American Tobacco’s Project Ariel (1962–1967)

Project Ariel tried to reduce smoking to its alkaloid essence: nicotine. By heating instead of burning tobacco, the scientists working on Ariel managed to produce an aerosol smoking device that delivered nicotine with very little tar while retaining the l
American Journal of Public Health
added May 31, 2017 17:16

Tobacco hybrid emits low-toxicant, e-cig-like vapor with enhanced flavor

Chemical analysis has revealed no detectable difference between the vapours produced by an e-cigarette (Vype ePen) and a novel hybrid device, containing tobacco (iFuse). Previous research revealed that the levels of nearly all tested toxicants in Vype eP
added May 30, 2017 23:31

[Asia-pacific] British American Tobacco to expand 'glo' smokeless tobacco sales in Japan from July

British American Tobacco will expand sales of its "glo" tobacco-heating device to Tokyo and Osaka from July and roll it out nationwide by year-end, intensifying a battle with Philip Morris International for a share of Japan's vaping market. Big tobacco
added May 30, 2017 23:18


Debra A. Crew will remain as president and CEO of RAI. Should the acquisition be successfully completed, she will report to Nicandro Durante, president and CEO of BAT. Andrew D. Gilchrist, currently executive vice president and chief financial officer of
Reynolds American (RAI)
added May 30, 2017 22:52
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