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[North Carolina] A noble cause on the surface, Waynesville’s smoking ban on sidewalks is fraught with what-ifs

Smokers would have to step off the sidewalk and onto private property to smoke, but there’s relatively few islands of private property downtown where it would be kosher — essentially constituting a blanket ban, according to David Young, who spoke at a pu
Smoky Mountain News
added Apr 1, 2015 18:02

[North Carolina] Reynolds expands Camel markets

launching premium-product Camel White in 21 West and Midwest states. Another Reynolds American Inc. subsidiary, American Snuff Co., debuted a new style Tuesday — dark wintergreen — for its Grizzly moist snuff brand, the No. 1 selling brand in the country.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 1, 2015 16:57

[North Carolina] 10 to Watch: Martin Orlowsky

Martin Orlowsky knows the tobacco industry extremely well, having previously served as chairman, president and CEO of Greensboro-based Lorillard Inc. He left Lorillard in 2010, replaced by Murray Kessler.
Business Journal of the Greater Triad Area
added Mar 31, 2015 09:37

[North Carolina] Report: Reynolds, Lorillard deal set for final FTC review

A pivotal, possibly final, meeting between Reynolds American Inc. and Lorillard Inc. officials and federal regulators may take place this week, the Wall Street Journal reported Sunday. The meeting with Federal Trade Commission members could be the last s
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Mar 30, 2015 21:15

[North Carolina] Vapor retailer targets adult smokers

The founders of Avail Vapor entered the electronic-cigarette business in 2013 with their eyes open to the opportunities and roadblocks of an industry operating in a Wild Wild West mode. The Richmond, Va., company is operating 33 stores in three states
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Mar 28, 2015 08:17

[North Carolina] Bill would give money to prevention programs for teens

Senate Bill 662 The bill contains six key tobacco-use-prevention funding elements: • $6.31 million to create 10 regional programs to cover all 100 counties. • $200,000 toward youth leadership and involvement training. • $190,000 for prenatal and neonatal
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Mar 28, 2015 08:14

[North Carolina] Senate bill would reduce tax on e-cigarettes even farther

Senate Bill 407, submitted Tuesday by Sen. Ben Clark, D-Hoke, would decrease the excise tax from 5 cents per milliliter to 3 cents on the nicotine mixture...drew the support of Reynolds...increasing use of the products. R.J. Reynolds Vapor Co. makes Vuse
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Mar 27, 2015 12:42

[North Carolina] Bill would reduce tax on e-cigs

Senate Bill 407, submitted Tuesday by Sen. Ben Clark, D-Hoke, would decrease the excise tax from 5 cent-per-milliliter to 3 cents on the nicotine mixture used in e-cigs. Although the tax was approved in 2014, it does not start being applied until June 1.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Mar 25, 2015 17:13

[North Carolina] Reynolds CEO paid $10M in 2014

welcomed Susan Cameron back as its top executive with $10.75 million m total compensation for seven months of work in fiscal 2014. Cameron returned as chief executive and president May 1, in part to guide Reynolds through its proposed $27.4 billion purcha
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Mar 23, 2015 14:24

[North Carolina] About 600 people attend anti-smoking event at BB&T Ballpark

About 600 people, mostly teenagers, learned about the dangers of smoking Wednesday at the 2015 Kick Butts Day at BB&T Ballpark. It was among more than 1,000 similar events held throughout the country to discourage teen smoking. The teenagers, who attend
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Mar 19, 2015 14:25
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