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[North Carolina] Newport add pushes Reynolds to strong 2Q

New revenue from Newport, the No. 2-selling U.S. traditional cigarette brand, capped a strong overall second-quarter performance by Reynolds American Inc. Reynolds reported $579 million in net income Tuesday when excluding gains and charges related to it
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 29, 2015 16:15

[North Carolina] Reynolds needs air-quality permit for Newport

It turns out that equipment for manufacturing cigarettes is brand specific. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. is requesting an air-quality permit from Forsyth County that would allow the company to move Newport production equipment from Greensboro to its mammoth
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 29, 2015 16:13

Megadeal leads to Reynolds stock split, increase in quarterly dividend

Reynolds American Inc.’s board of directors provided investors today with two more bonuses from its $29.25 billion purchase of Lorillard Inc. The board approved a two-for-one stock split Monday — the first such action since October 2010 — and a 7.5 perce
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 28, 2015 10:26

Altria Could Gain From A Menthol Ban In The Post-Merger World

A recent merger between the U.S. number two and number three tobacco firms, Reynolds and Lorillard, is mostly based on capitalizing the opportunity in the menthol realm. However, as the FDA scrutinizes the product over higher addictive properties and har
added Jul 24, 2015 10:11

[North Carolina] Reynolds takes $3.5B in Lorillard debt

A key element of Reynolds' $29.25 billion offer for Lorillard that essentially was to acquire No. 2 traditional cigarette brand New port was taking possession of seven senior loans through exchange offers made in a private offering.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 14, 2015 11:36


Neither the press release filed herewith nor this Current Report on Form 8-K is an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy the RAI Notes or any other securities and shall not constitute an offer, solicitation or sale in any jurisdiction in wh
Reynolds American (RAI)
added Jul 14, 2015 10:28

Reynolds American Inc. announces expiration and final results of private exchange offers for Lorillard Tobacco Notes (PDF)

announced today the expiration and final results of its previously announced private offers to exchange (the “Exchange Offers”) any and all (to the extent held by eligible holders) of the $3.5 billion aggregate principal amount of the outstanding senior
Reynolds American (RAI)
added Jul 13, 2015 10:23

GLANTZ: Direct evidence that e-cig TV ads are recruiting kids to nicotine addiction

Mattlhew Farrelly and colleagues at RTI just published an excellent experimental study demonstrating that e-cigarette TV ads being run by blu, NJOY, and 21st Century e-cigarette companies move youth who have never used e-cigarettes toward taking them up.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jul 9, 2015 13:24

Deputy White House counsel Leslie B. Kiernan starts job at Akin Gump, Lorillard lobbying contract shifts to Imperial Tobacco Group subsidiary

Lobbyists at Greenberg Traurig, who have represented Lorillard for years, filed a termination disclosure for Lorillard this week. Andrew Zausner, the lead lobbyist on the matter, said the firm will now work for ITG Brands, whose parent company Imperial T
Washington Post
added Jul 7, 2015 16:10

Zippo’s lawsuit against e-cig maker settled, the company reports

involving a Lorillard subsidiary’s use of the name “blu” in a popular and profitable line of e-cigarettes, was filed last April in a California federal court. In it, Zippo argued the brand too closely resembled its line of “BLU” butane lighters, and infr
Bradford (PA) Era
added Jul 4, 2015 16:02
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