Headlines Tagged with Brazil — 405 headlines found
British American Tobacco has purchased the final necessary number of shares in Brazilian subsidiary Souza Cruz, the country's largest cigarette maker, to enable it to take the company private in coming months.
Oct 16, 2015 Digital Look (uk)
added Oct 16, 2015 07:23
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.
Sep 10, 2015 NASDAQ
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
Sep 1, 2015 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 2, 2015 10:55
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
Sep 1, 2015 Business Wire
added Sep 1, 2015 13:20
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
Aug 20, 2015 Tobacco Control
added Aug 21, 2015 10:12
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
Jul 2, 2015 Bloomberg News
added Jul 3, 2015 15:00
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.
Apr 30, 2015 Times Of London (uk)
added Apr 30, 2015 07:29
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
Apr 29, 2015 Bloomberg News
added Apr 29, 2015 12:58
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
Apr 29, 2015 IBTimes (uk)
added Apr 29, 2015 12:56
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.
Apr 10, 2015 Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Apr 10, 2015 16:49