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[Brazil] British American Tobacco Announces Offer For Souza Cruz - Quick Facts

has launched a public tender offer to acquire up to all of the 24.7% of Souza Cruz shares which are not currently owned by BAT and to delist the company. The offer for Souza Cruz is at a price per share of 27.62, to be paid in cash, in Brazilian Reais.
added Sep 10, 2015 13:43

[Brazil, South America/Caribbean] Former smoker who lost his voice box to throat cancer poses as a newsstand cashier selling cigarettes so he can warn customers about the horrific dangers of smoking

João Cândido, from the Brazilian state of Paraña, was diagnosed with larynx cancer 14 years after he stopped smoking two packs a day... The Brazilian public service announcement reminds people what can happen when smoking doesn't kill them
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 2, 2015 10:55

Amcor Completes Tobacco Packaging Acquisition in Brazil

Amcor Tobacco Packaging today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Souza Cruz’s internal tobacco packaging operations located in Cachoeirinha, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. Souza Cruz is majority-owned by British American Tobacco plc and is the
Business Wire
added Sep 1, 2015 13:20

Smokers in Brazil: who are they?

quitting rate is increasing, thus suggesting that tobacco control interventions implemented in Brazil in the past years seem to be effectively reaching the smoking population. This is strong evidence against the ‘hardening hypothesis’, which posits that r
Tobacco Control
added Aug 21, 2015 10:12

[Brazil] British American Tobacco Venture Boosted by Cuban Tourism Surge

Sales of cigarettes made by Brascuba, a joint venture between Brazil’s Souza Cruz SA and Cuba’s state-owned Tabacuba, have risen 18.5 percent in the first five months of this year, according to Co-President Alexandre Carpenter. Souza Cruz is controlled b
Bloomberg News
added Jul 3, 2015 15:00

BAT may have to boost its bid in Brazil ($$)

British American Tobacco may be forced to increase its offer to buy out the remaining 25 per cent of its Brazilian business after its £2.2 billion offer for the stake was opposed by some investors.
Times Of London (uk)
added Apr 30, 2015 07:29

[Latin America] BAT Signals It May Raise Bid for Rest of Brazil’s Souza Cruz

said Wednesday it will get a new estimate for Souza Cruz after some investors opposed BAT’s $3.5 billion offer for the stake it doesn’t already own. BAT also said first-quarter revenue rose 1.7 percent at constant exchange rates, trailing the 3.5 percent
Bloomberg News
added Apr 29, 2015 12:58

British American Tobacco could raise bid for rest of Brazil's Souza Cruz

BAT wants to extract more profit out of Brazil, its biggest market, as the volume of cigarettes sold the worldover declines amid increased government restrictions and the rise of the electronic cigarette. The cigarette-maker also said a decision over Re
IBTimes (uk)
added Apr 29, 2015 12:56

[Latin America] Amcor pays $US30m for Souza Cruz in Brazil

Amcor has agreed to pay $US30 million ($39.1 million) for the Brazilian tobacco packaging operations of Souza Cruz, which is majority owned by British American Tobacco plc and is the market leader in the Brazilian cigarette market.
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Apr 10, 2015 16:49

[Brazil] BAT Lowers Souza Cruz Buyout Offer for Second Time on Payout

slightly reduced an offer for the 24.7 percent stake it does not already own in Souza Cruz SA, Brazil's largest cigarette maker, to account for an interest on equity payout approved this week. In a securities filing, Souza Cruz said BAT now is offering 2
added Mar 26, 2015 09:04
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