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Effective immediately, Qantas Super will no longer invest in tobacco manufacturers. We are currently selling the small holdings we own. In announcing the decision, Chief Investment Officer Andrew Spence said: “Given the negative social costs and health
Mar 29, 2018 Qantas Super (au)
added Apr 4, 2018 20:17
authorities can’t be blamed for brandishing the whip on tobacco players as smoking has become one of the primary causes of heart diseases and cancer. However, in an attempt to navigate rough waters, a few tobacco players have resorted to reduced-risk toba
Mar 29, 2018 Zacks Investment Research, Inc.
added Mar 30, 2018 01:03
If Philip Morris can sustain the positive momentum from the earliest release of iQOS products and translate it into worldwide success, it could mark one of the most unlikely yet successful about-faces for major corporations in stock market history.
Mar 23, 2018 Motley Fool
added Mar 23, 2018 19:16
Along with Papastratos, Philip Morris has a plant near Bologna in Italy, which is fully engaged in the manufacturing of smoke-free products. Further, the company plans to undertake either partial or complete transformation of its cigarette producing facil
Mar 22, 2018 Zacks Investment Research, Inc.
added Mar 22, 2018 15:43
Henry Sicignano III, President and Chief Executive Officer of 22nd Century Group, will meet this week with institutional investors in New York, Chicago and Boston to discuss the industry-wide implications of the FDA’s sweeping new plan.
Mar 19, 2018 Business Wire
added Mar 20, 2018 01:41
The move is set to disrupt the tobacco industry and accelerate an ongoing shift away from cigarettes and toward new smoking technologies. The decision is unprecedented for the FDA, which only just received permission to regulate tobacco products in 2009,
Mar 16, 2018 Investopedia.com
added Mar 18, 2018 01:14
This week, more than 200 organizations globally called on ILO’s governing body to put in place policies prohibiting further collaboration with the tobacco industry. This, they argue, is in line with the ILO Secretariat’s recent recommendations that the b
Mar 15, 2018 Devex
added Mar 15, 2018 17:14
Analysts and advocates say the FDA notice kicks off a multi-year process... "The critical decision is how quickly to reduce nicotine: we expect the scientific community to rally around an immediate vs gradual reduction in nicotine levels in cigarettes —
Mar 15, 2018 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Mar 15, 2018 17:13
Herzog of Wells Fargo Securities predicts the U.S. Food and Drug Administration will approve Philip Morris’ IQOS (I-Quit-Ordinary Smoking), a system that heats tobacco cigarettes rather than burns them, as soon as this year.
Mar 12, 2018 Reuters
added Mar 12, 2018 21:21
The future of cigarettes may be smoke-free, but tobacco giant Altria (NYSE:MO) wants investors to know it's still investing in regular cigarettes to maximize income. Its Marlboro brand may have lost some market share in 2017, but it remains the leader by
Mar 10, 2018 Motley Fool
added Mar 10, 2018 14:58