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[North Carolina] EDITORIAL: Dec. 2 Darts & Laurels

Laurels — To the town of Ayden for making its parks tobacco-free. ...The ordinance will also help lower littering in the parks and help keep children from inhaling secondhand smoke. No butts about it — Ayden is making a healthy change.
Greenville (NC) Daily Reflector
added Dec 2, 2017 16:37
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[North Carolina] SMITH: Big Tobacco dodges financial bullet

North Carolina, like most states, put little to none of this money in preventing people from smoking, but just used this as another funding stream to be spent as it pleased. So the cycle will continue unimpeded.
Lumberton (NC) Robesonian
added Dec 1, 2017 15:45
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[North Carolina] Reynolds CEO Debra Crew leaving company by end of the year

Debra Crew, the top executive of Reynolds American Inc., will leave the company after just one year at the helm, parent company British American Tobacco Plc said Tuesday. Crew, 46, will be replaced by Ricardo Oberlander, a Reynolds board member since lat
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Nov 30, 2017 06:21
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[North Carolina] New ordinance prohibits tobacco products at parks in Ayden

prohibits the use of all tobacco products including e-cigarettes in all of the town’s parks system. Town Manager Steven Harrell says there are many benefits that will come from this change, including healthy environments without second-hand smoke, as wel
WNCT Channel 9 CBS (Greenville, NC)
added Nov 28, 2017 18:21
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[North Carolina] Town approves move to tobacco free parks

The Ayden Board of Commissioners voted unanimously Nov. 14 to prohibit tobacco products within town parks per a request by Tommy Duncan, Ayden’s arts and recreation director, and the Ayden Arts and Recreation advisory board.
Greenville (NC) Daily Reflector
added Nov 28, 2017 16:39
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[North Carolina] 22nd Century ending superpremium, high-nicotine cigarette production

The 22nd Century Group Inc. is stopping production of its extremely high nicotine-level cigarette Red Sun as part of going all-in on its very-low-nicotine cigarette strategy. The Clarence, N.Y.-based company bought the cigarette-manufacturing equipment
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Nov 27, 2017 15:52
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[North Carolina] Tobacco ads return to broadcast TV to warn consumers of cigarette risks

ads will run in major U.S. metropolitan areas, including Charlotte... cost several millions of dollars for each manufacturer. [RJR] has said that compliance could cost $20 million... manufacturers continue to spend more than $8 billion annually on the mar
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Nov 27, 2017 15:50
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[North Carolina] EDITORIAL: Tobacco companies lied to you for years. That ends now.

It is satisfying to see the tobacco companies forced to come clean... In North Carolina, there is an obvious unused tool: We rank 46th in the nation for cigarette taxes, at just 45 cents a pack. The average nationwide is $1.68, and several states impose
Charlotte (NC) Observer
added Nov 23, 2017 02:24
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[North Carolina] SALOMON: Selling candy – or cancer?

the tobacco industry is using sweet flavors, fun names, and bright packaging to make its deadly products more appealing to young people...the North Carolina General Assembly should move to ban the sale of flavored tobacco products. Preemption precludes lo
Raleigh (NC) News & Observer
added Nov 23, 2017 02:17
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[North Carolina] ITG Brands executive David Taylor to retire; Dan Carr named as successor

Taylor was responsible for leading ITG through the launch of its initial merchandising and marketing plans, re-branding campaigns and reorganization. Over the past year, Carr has overseen ITG’s manufacturing, sales and marketing teams. “David’s leaders
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Nov 23, 2017 00:18
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