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Is This the Next Big Tobacco Merger?

Now the rumor mill is suggesting Imperial may be a takeover target itself and there are reputed to be several big-name tobacco companies interested in making the acquisition, including Philip Morris, British American Tobacco (NYSEMKT:BTI), and Japan Toba
Motley Fool
added Dec 6, 2015 21:06
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[Laos, UK] Anti smoking protest outside Imperial Tobacco meeting in Bristol

A group of about 25 young people staged a loud, if otherwise peaceful, protest against the firm’s trade in general and a deal they claim it has struck with the government in Laos, South East Asia, to lower tax on tobacco in particular. Something the firm
Bristol Evening Post (uk)
added Jan 29, 2015 10:53
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[UK] Electronic cigarettes could hit BAT and Imperial Tobacco harder than expected, say analysts

Canaccord Genuity cuts recommendations on two tobacco companies on predicted growth of e-cigarettes
The Guardian (uk)
added Jul 9, 2013 12:23
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Britain's Imperial Brands to shut Russian tobacco factory

will shut one of its two Russian factories in January, it said on Tuesday, citing increased taxes and the impact of changes to sales regulations. The closure also comes as the company accelerates a cost-cutting drive in an increasingly competitive indust
Reuters
added Nov 29, 2016 21:45
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BREAKING: FTC OKs $27B Reynolds-Lorillard Merger With Divestitures ($$)

could go ahead with their $27.4 billion merger as long as they sell four cigarette brands to the U.K.'s Imperial Tobacco Group PLC to assuage the watchdog's antitrust concerns. In a split vote, the FTC signed off on the offer from Reynolds and Lorillard
Law360
added May 27, 2015 02:24
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[UK, USA, North Carolina] E-cig maker files suit

Claims Lorillard, others unlawfully used patented technologies
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Mar 13, 2014 16:47
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[UK, USA] Imperial Tobacco Unit Sparks E-Cig Patent Dispute in U.S. Suits

An Imperial Tobacco Group Plc (IMT) unit sued Lorillard Inc. (LO), NJOY Inc., Vapor Corp. and eight other makers of electronic cigarettes in U.S. patent lawsuits alleging they infringed its intellectual property.
Bloomberg News
added Mar 11, 2014 14:29
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[China] Imperial buys Chinese inventor of ecigarette ($$)

IMPERIAL TOBACCO is paying $75m (£48m) for part of the Chinese company that invented the electronic cigarette. Imperial is to acquire the ecigarette division of Dragonite, which is listed on the Hong Kong stock exchange.
Times Of London (uk)
added Sep 2, 2013 12:23
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[Australia] Stub you: How a tobacco giant is bypassing packaging rules

IMPERIAL Tobacco has deployed a new trick to circumvent plain packaging legislation and it's caught the Federal Government flat footed. Packs of 20 Peter Stuyvesant cigarettes - manufactured by Imperial - are being sold with a lift out soft pack inside
APN News & Media (au)
added Jul 28, 2016 13:25
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[UK] Imperial Tobacco climbs to record high

e a takeover target, Citi saw “a material, but less than 50 per cent, chance of a bid in the next 12 months”. If potential bidders including British American Tobacco believe emerging market growth is not going to recover, they would be sensible to get mor
Financial Times (uk)
added Jan 29, 2016 20:28
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