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Altria to close 2 tobacco facilities affecting 580 workers

it will close manufacturing facilities in Pennsylvania and Illinois by early 2018, affecting about 580 workers. The company said about 200 jobs in different states will be available for those workers, if they choose to transfer. Altria did not say how man
AP - Associated Press
added Oct 27, 2016 19:40
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[Asia, India] MANUEL: Bonding With Pierce Brosnan—Over Cigars, Not Paan Masala!

in an interview scheduled over just eight minutes, in which I was to bring out the bon vivant in Brosnan, and find out what he liked to eat and drink, that's what we did. Smoked cigars. He had been smoking cigars since he was nine! "I got hooked onto the
Huffington Post (blog)
added Oct 17, 2016 17:28
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Celebrities that tried to become Cigar-Lebrities - David Garofalo Editorial

“Cigar-Lebrity” is a term coined first by The Cigar Authority’s Mr. Jonathan to describe a person in the cigar industry that has gotten some sort of celebrity recognition within the cigar industry. This recognition is from a person who knows cigars and t
The Cigar Authority
added Oct 17, 2016 17:27
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[Africa, Kenya] MWANGO: Middle class slowly cigar-smoke their way to diseases

Dr Peter Munyu, a pulmonary and critical care specialist at Aga Khan University Hospital, said there is a lot of misinformation about cigars and shisha; and it is deliberate so that people feel secure when smoking.
Business Daily Africa (The Nation) (ke)
added Sep 18, 2016 22:48
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[California] LETTER: Our troops don’t need free tobacco

How wonderful that Duncan Hunter has the time and energy as a congressman to lobby for the tobacco industry’s desire to provide free cigars for our servicemen, all the while spending supporters’ contributions on his own personal expenses as prohibited by
San Diego (CA) Union-Tribune
added Sep 12, 2016 14:43
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[Burma/Myanmar] Anti-tobacco law to be upgraded with harsher punishments, fines

Though the consumption of cigarettes and tobacco products decreased in 2007 after the control of smoking law came into effect, usage subsequently increased, apparently in part because of lax enforcement, particularly with regard to the ban on selling cig
Myanmar Times (mm)
added Sep 6, 2016 15:54
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Why Did U.S. Customs Cut My Cigars in Half? Another Editorial by David Garofalo

What the hell can I do with these sawed in half cigars? I know, I’ll just give them away! On no… not anymore! As of last week, the FDA deeming regulations does not allow a cigar or tobacco to be given away free or sampled, punishable by a fine of $10,000
The Cigar Authority
added Aug 17, 2016 19:29
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Top 10 ‘Grandfathered’ Cigars

“There are hundreds of grandfathered cigars from which to choose,” Pullo said. “But these 10 are legends for a reason, with clear staying power."
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Aug 16, 2016 22:49
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[Florida] Carlos Fuente, patron of pioneer Tampa cigar family, dead at 81

On Friday, Carlos Fuente Sr., the family patriarch and retired president who drove the company to international acclaim, died in Tampa of stomach cancer. He was 81. "My father was not only a pioneer in the cigar industry, but he was also an amazing fami
Tampa Bay (FL) Times
added Aug 9, 2016 15:39
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FDA tightening tobacco review process

Tobacco manufacturers are facing new roadblocks from the Obama administration... The FDA says tightening up its review process will allow it to focus on “quality submissions” from other tobacco companies.
The Hill
added Aug 5, 2016 19:58
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