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Philip Morris Reorganizes as It Shifts Focus to 'Smoke-Free' Products

is reorganizing its geographic regions and executive ranks -- including naming a new chief financial officer -- in efforts to propel the company's shift away from cigarettes. The tobacco company has previously announced plans to focus on what it calls "
Morningstar
added Sep 28, 2017 18:16
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Cannabis Companies Demonstrate the Diverse Nature of the Global Marijuana Market

Another company with a diverse product line is CV Sciences (OTCQB: CVSI). Its pipeline consists of CVSI-007, a smokeless tobacco cessation product. The drug candidate comes in the form of a chewing gum, which contains nicotine and synthetic CBD. Consumer
PR Newswire
added Sep 28, 2017 17:43
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Imperial Brands says on track, working on Palmer & Harvey rescue

British tobacco group Imperial Brands said on Thursday it would meet profit expectations for the year ended on Sept. 30 after its volumes outperformed the industry in the second half. The company, which makes West and Davidoff cigarettes, also said it wa
Reuters
added Sep 28, 2017 17:43
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Nearly Three Quarters of UK Smokers Avoid Paying Tobacco Duties

The trade association for the UK tobacco industry is today publishing ....shows the problem being made worse by new draconian regulations introduced this year including plain packaging.
PR Newswire
added Sep 28, 2017 16:09
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[Illinois] Retailers suffer, but officials say raising tobacco age decreases smoking

He said he’s had to adjust his marketing to appeal to an older crowd after Chicago hiked the minimum age to buy tobacco products from 18 to 21 last year. Rector, general manager at All in One Smoke Shop in Edgewater, said he consistently turns away 18- t
Chicago Tribune
added Sep 28, 2017 15:56
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THE CATALYST BEHIND GOLDMAN'S BULLISH CALL ON TOBACCO

Judy Hong said the U.S. dollar's recent softening against key rivals is expected to be "a modest tailwind" for PM and a number of other multinational staples companies in 2018.
Schaeffer's Investment Research,
added Sep 28, 2017 15:31
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Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) Announces Senior Management Changes

“There is no doubt that the greatest contribution PMI can make to society is to replace cigarettes with less harmful alternatives. The changes we are announcing today reflect our desire to best equip, empower and support our organization as we transform
Business Wire
added Sep 28, 2017 15:24
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CASTRO: “A Billion Dollar Lie: We must not take our eyes off Big Tobacco”

Consumers and governments shouldn’t fall for PMI’s ‘investment in a healthier world,’ nor should organizations working towards a truly smoke-free world lose sight of the billion dollar investments that are still being made in selling dangerous products t
Medium
added Oct 3, 2017 14:50
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[New York] Hookah bars banned from opening in NYC with new bill

New York took a step toward stamping out hookah bars Wednesday with a bill that bans new ones. The bill, which passed in a 37-5 vote, adds hookah to the city's indoor smoking ban. Already existing hookah bars will only be allowed to stay open if at leas
WPIX-TV (New York, NY)
added Sep 29, 2017 17:11
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2017 State Legislative Summary

With only several state legislatures yet to conclude their 2017 legislative sessions, the outcome of various tobacco legislation in most states is now clear. Cigarettes and Tobacco Products Taxation This year, 28 states considered bills to raise cigaret
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Sep 28, 2017 18:28
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