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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 cigarette firm criticised over Laos tobacco tax deal

has been accused of depriving taxpayers in Laos, one of Asia's poorest countries, of tens of millions of pounds, having struck a special tax deal with its government lasting a quarter of a century. ... kept cigarette prices in the country low...But Impe
The Observer (uk)
added Oct 6, 2014 10:38
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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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[UK] IMPERIAL TAKES ON JUUL AS BIG TOBACCO FACES UPSTART RIVAL

CEO Alison Cooper steps up efforts to reassure investors that smoking alternatives are an opportunity rather than a threat. This month the maker of Winston cigarettes is releasing new vaping pods in the U.S. and U.K. containing nicotine salts, which allo
Advertising Age
added Jul 6, 2018 02:42
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UPDATE 2-Imperial Brands to sell assets, simplify business

said it will sell businesses and roll out new vaping products in a drive to improve performance in a declining tobacco market. The British tobacco company, which also makes Kool and Winston cigarettes, reported slightly better-than-expected first-half re
Reuters
added May 9, 2018 19:03
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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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[UK] Imperial Tobacco may become a take-over target, Citi says

There was a "material chance" that Imperial Tobacco would become a buy-out target, more so given its relatively low exposure to risks from emerging markets, Citi said. It also enjoyed rapidly growing dividends and its shares were trading on a low price-t
Life Style Extra (uk)
added Dec 15, 2015 17:55
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