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[North Carolina] Cameron discloses plans to step down second time from Reynolds

Cameron, 57, returned as Reynolds’ top executive May 1, 2014, with the specific goal of negotiating, completing and integrating Newport, the top-selling U.S. menthol cigarette, into the company’s brand portfolio. Reynolds accomplished that goal through i
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 26, 2016 14:37
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Vaping: Big Tobacco's Big Gamble on the Future

Whether it’s through their legions of lobbyists arguing for new rules and regulations or via a crack team of engineers working on a new, innovative e-cigarette product the world can’t do without, Big Tobacco knows nicotine consumption stands on the precip
Newsweek
added Apr 24, 2016 23:45
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[North Carolina] ITG Brands confirms plans to cut 375 workers, one-third of production staff

The plant’s 1,100 legacy Lorillard Inc.’s 1,100 production workers have been preparing for such a blow ever since rumors surfaced in March 2014 about Reynolds American Inc. buying their company to acquire Newport, the top-selling U.S. menthol cigarette a
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 23, 2016 22:47
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[North Carolina] VIDEO: 375 Workers To Be Laid Off From Greensboro's ITG Brands

The company says the layoffs are a direct result of a decrease in the amount of products made. ITG Brands is only producing half as many cigarettes as they once made before the merger with RAI. A spokesperson for ITG Brands, Mark Smith, says they neede
WFMY NEWS 2 (NC)
added Apr 23, 2016 20:37
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[Minnesota] Evaluating an Excise Tax on Electronic Cigarette Consumption: Early Results (PDF) [FREE FULL TEXT]

Sales increases were driven by gains for Blu e-cigarettes, then owned by Lorillard, compared to sales decreases for NJOY products. Conclusions: In Minnesota, simultaneous tax increases on cigarettes and e- cigarettes were associated with a short-term sp
Tobacco Regulatory Science
added Apr 19, 2016 13:33
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[New York] Rozema v. U.S. Depart. of Health, 5:14-CV-0495

menthol is not an HPHC as defined by FDA....any information that TPMs report to FDA...which also constitutes trade secret and/or commercial or financial information under FOIA Exemption 4..."shall be considered confidential and shall not be disclosed[.]"
New York Law Journal
added Apr 17, 2016 16:55
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LORILLARD v FDA: DOJ RESPONSE TO PETITION FOR REHEARING EN BANC, APR 15, 2016

Plaintiffs are cigarette manufacturers who claim that FDA should have determined that three committee members had conflicts of interest. A panel of this Court concluded that plaintiffs lack Article III standing...No further review is warranted.
Tobacco On Trial
added Apr 15, 2016 21:47
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USA v. MO APPEAL: APPELLANT’S REPLY BRIEF, Apr 14, 2016

The LTC merger, moreover, confirms RJRT’s position, because unlike the B&W Tobacco merger, it was subject to the district court’s new requirement, in the remedial order entered after the B&W Tobacco merger, that transfers of assets be accompanied by trans
Tobacco On Trial
added Apr 14, 2016 21:48
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How Tobacco Companies Led A Devastating 50-Year Infiltration Into Black Communities

The now 22-year-old senior at George Washington University, started to research the campaigns big tobacco companies used to target black communities for his film project,“Black Lives/Black Lungs.” The film was published in March in conjunction with Truth
Huffington Post (blog)
added Apr 12, 2016 21:03
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[North Carolina] Reynolds continues to ride sharp uptick in Newport sales

continued to outperform its chief rivals since its acquisition of top-selling menthol brand Newport, according to Nielsen data as of March 26. Bonnie Herzog, an analyst with Wells Fargo Securities, said Wednesday that Reynolds overall had a 3.7 percent in
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 7, 2016 17:56
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