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Hungary tobacco producers challenge gov't over supply monopoly

As of 1 November 2015, only two companies may sell tobacco products directly to Hungary’s national tobacco shops. The new legislation practically squeezes out all other players and wholesalers from this market. Tobacco companies excluded from the distrib
Portfolio online financial journal (hu)
added Jun 20, 2015 20:08

JTI Acquires 'Ploom' Intellectual Property Rights From Ploom, Inc.

it has acquired from Ploom, Inc. a number of patents and trademarks relating to the tobacco vaporization device[1] business. This is part of JTI's drive to further develop the tobacco vapor category and overall mission to be the leader in next generation
PR Newswire
added Feb 16, 2015 15:47

[Australia, UK] LETTER: CHAPMAN: Still in denial over tobacco packaging

Japan Tobacco International’s Daniel Torras is wrong in claiming that Australia’s recent dramatic fall in smoking prevalence was “consistent with pre-existing trends” ... Like Monty Python’s Black Knight talking about “just a flesh wound” after losing all
Financial Times (uk)
added Jul 23, 2014 20:58

[UK] Tobacco bosses to speak out at illicit trade inquiry

The Home Affairs Select Committee will today take evidence from tobacco manufacturers as part of its ongoing investigation into the illicit tobacco trade. Paul Williams, head of corporate affairs for JTI UK and Steve Payne, its anti-illicit trade govern
Convenience Store (uk)
added Nov 6, 2013 14:29

[Malaysia] Illegal cigarette challenges JTI biz outlook

Tobacco manufacturer Japan Tobacco International Bhd (JTI) expects its business outlook to remain challenging for the remainder of 2013 due to the continued impact of certain local brands selling below the government mandated minimum cigarette price and
The Malaysian Reserve (my)
added Aug 26, 2013 13:40

JT to rebrand Mild Seven / Name change to 'Mevius' aims to expand global market share

Yomiuri Shimbun (jp)
added Aug 10, 2012 02:20

[UK] Tobacco titans Japan Tobacco International and Imperial Brands scupper rescue of Palmer & Harvey ($$)

Two of the world’s biggest tobacco companies have killed off hopes of a rescue deal for the collapsed wholesaler Palmer & Harvey. Japan Tobacco International and Imperial Brands were the biggest customers of the 92-year-old business, which collapsed las
Times Of London (uk)
added Dec 5, 2017 12:59

Japan Tobacco to actively pursue M&A opportunities -CEO designate

will seek acquisition opportunities overseas, said Masamichi Terabatake who is slated to become its CEO in January, to secure growth as the rise of vaping rivals snuffs out the company’s cigarette sales at home.
added Nov 23, 2017 00:19

[Asia-pacific, Burma/Myanmar, China] With return of Big Tobacco to Myanmar, smoking rates on the rise

Since the return of Big Tobacco to Myanmar en masse in 2013, smoking rates have increased markedly. Tobacco control experts warn that the firms’ sophisticated strategies are likely to push more people into the clutches of addiction
Southeastern Globe (kh)
added Jul 11, 2016 21:18

[Asia-pacific] Japan Tobacco buys Brazilian cigarette distributor

JT bought all of Salvador-based Fluxo Brasil Distribuidora do Produtos SA for an undisclosed amount. Fluxo has nine distribution centers and offices covering all of the country's major states. It carried JT cigarettes before the acquisition and sell
Nikkei Inc. (jp)
added Feb 11, 2016 20:37
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