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[North Carolina] MARTIN: The 'chew' bound many, but not all

The staff at the Journal of that era had something else: nicotine. I was accustomed to smokers when I arrived, but nothing, except maybe watching Major League Baseball, had prepared me for chewers
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 19, 2015 10:20

[North Carolina] Lorillard reports 2.7 percent increase in net income

As Lorillard Inc. awaits word on whether it will be bought by rival Reynolds American Inc., the Greensboro tobacco manufacturer posted a 2.7 percent increase in net income to $275 million for the first quarter.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 18, 2015 10:31

[North Carolina] NC court: Is 800K tobacco growers too many to split $340M?

North Carolina's highest court will take up how many current and former tobacco growers in the Southeast have a stake in the $340 million reserve held by a non-profit cooperative established during an era of taxpayer subsidies killed a decade ago. The sta
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 18, 2015 10:30

[North Carolina] Reynolds posts strong first-quarter results

Susan Cameron, Reynolds’ chief executive and president, praised the company’s overall effort in “driving momentum in key brands’ marketplace performance.” She said the company benefited from lower gas prices for consumers. “All of our operating companies
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 17, 2015 11:07

[North Carolina] Analysts expect R JR innovations with Newport

Reynolds American Inc. is expected to apply its successful product innovation strategy with top-selling menthol brand Newport if the manufacturer gains federal anti-trust approval of its $27.4 billion offer for Lorillard Inc. A leading industry analyst,
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 16, 2015 14:06

[North Carolina] County votes down smoking ban

The Pitt County Board of Commissioners rejected a proposed ban on smoking in public parks with a 5-4 vote on Monday.
Greenville (NC) Daily Reflector
added Apr 14, 2015 12:52

[North Carolina] Editorial: Limits on e-cigarettes

Granville's decision to ban the devices in certain areas is a move we wholeheartedly support. We simply don't know enough about the long-term consequences of using the devices for both users and those around them. Limiting where the products can be used
Henderson (NC) Dispatch
added Apr 13, 2015 15:02

[North Carolina] Reynolds files permit for expansion

filed a legal notice of its request for approval of an air quality permit allowing it to expand production and add machinery at its Tobaccoville plant...part of the company’s preparation for absorbing Newport cigarette production from Lorillard Inc.’s Gr
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 9, 2015 21:03

[North Carolina] FDA reviews bid to certify certain tobacco products as less dangerous

The FDA’s initial response "is hardly surprising." said Dr. Gilbert Ross, medical and executive director of the pro-business American Council on Science and Health, "Certainly, there is nothing in the document that might provide comfort to the applicant
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 9, 2015 21:00

[North Carolina] Lack of FTC news on Reynolds-Lorillard deal encourages investors

in the absence of public comment or regulatory filings from the companies or the FTC, investors may have reversed course with their sentiment on the deal. The companies said Jan. 20 they had achieved “certified substantial compliance” for additional regul
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 3, 2015 22:25
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