Headlines Tagged with Business (General) — 10,013 headlines found
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A top executive of CVS Caremark said Thursday that ending tobacco sales at CVS drug stores last month was the right thing to do even though the sales brought in $1 billion in revenue. "How can you be a health care company providi
Oct 30, 2014 AP - Associated Press
added Oct 31, 2014 11:29
RI welcomes 1st @MinuteClinic at CVS/pharmacy--expands access to quality care, lower costs @CVSHealthTweet...and face-to-face smoking cessation and weight loss management counseling.
Oct 29, 2014 PR Newswire
added Oct 31, 2014 11:19
the once booming Phillip Morris cigarette plant in Concord, North Carolina has been reborn into a facility that churns out batteries for solar and wind farms. Swiss startup battery manufacturer Alevo plans to open up the 3.5 million square-foot plant Tue
Oct 28, 2014 Think Progress (blog)
added Oct 31, 2014 11:15
China Citic Bank Corp, the country’s seventh largest lender by assets, said it plans to raise up to 11.9 billion yuan from placing up to 2.46 billion shares to China National Tobacco Corp, the...
Oct 30, 2014 The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Oct 30, 2014 14:26
Third quarter 2014 revenues were $419.9 million, compared to revenues of $277.9 million in the third quarter of 2013. The increase in revenues in 2014 was primarily due to the acquisition and consolidated presentation of Douglas Elliman. The Company reco
Oct 29, 2014 Vector Group LTD
added Oct 30, 2014 14:13
did not discuss how a potential agreement would handle tobacco regulations during two weeks of meetings in Australia, although U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman this week acknowledged that it remains a divisive issue.
Oct 30, 2014 World Trade Online [Inside U.S. Trade]
added Oct 30, 2014 13:10
According to the lawsuit, "employees will be penalized if they or their spouses do not take the biometric tests." The penalties listed in the lawsuit include ... a $1,000 'tobacco surcharge' even if the employee chooses to not go through the biometric tes
Oct 29, 2014 KARE NBC 11 (Minneapolis, MN)
added Oct 30, 2014 12:52
Since the average convenience store relies on tobacco sales for up to 40% of in-store sales, a total ban on tobacco product sales will financially cripple small retail businesses in Westminster. The negative impact will likely include employees losing th
Oct 29, 2014 Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Oct 30, 2014 12:49
All tobacco products in Jersey will have to be hidden from public display, after the introduction of a new law. Customers will still be able to purchase cigarettes and tobacco in the usual way but from 30 October, they will not be on show.
Oct 27, 2014 BBC Online
added Oct 28, 2014 07:41
a coalition of Minnesota’s retailers, service stations, wholesales, grocers and convenience stores released a new study showing the devastating effects the state's 2013 tobacco tax has had on Minnesota retailers and their employees.
Oct 27, 2014 Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Oct 27, 2014 15:29