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[North Carolina] Reynolds CEO views company, Winston-Salem as "really, really special"

The first British American Tobacco Plc executive to lead Reynolds American Inc. has a decidedly different view of Winston-Salem compared with Reynolds’ most controversial top official. Ricardo Oberlander took over as Reynolds’ chief executive in January
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 23, 2018 06:30
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[North Carolina] BAT remains in stride with low-key approach to first year of fully owning Reynolds

There was no great fanfare with the closing of the deal on July 25, 2017, which completed Reynolds’ transition to becoming the wholly owned U.S. subsidiary of BAT after 142 years of corporate independence. Legacy Reynolds shareholders own 19 percent of B
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 23, 2018 06:30
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[North Carolina] Very low nicotine cigarettes draw FDA spotlight, scrutiny; some fear smokers will just smoke more cigarettes

Among those making comments were affiliates of the Big Three tobacco manufacturers: Altria Client Services, RAI Services Co., and ITG Brands LLC. More than 40 anti-tobacco and public-health advocacy groups had a joint submission in favor of reducing the
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 23, 2018 06:30
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[North Carolina] Is hemp the future of NC agriculture?

Tobacco is still North Carolina’s top cash crop — $724 million last year. Not for long, Crumley predicts. “Hemp will be bigger in North Carolina than tobacco is now,” he said. Averitt said tobacco is in decline and sweet potato prices have gone down. H
Fayetteville (NC) Observer
added Jul 23, 2018 04:38
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[China, North Carolina] N Carolina Gov. Cooper asks Trump to pull back on tariffs

Cooper mentioned specifically pork heading to Mexico and China and tobacco going to Turkey, China and the European Union. He says North Carolina exports of these products alone to the affected regions are $550 million annually.
AP - Associated Press
added Jul 20, 2018 14:05
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[North Carolina] VIDEO: Child Labor And Tobacco Farming: Are Kids Adequately Protected? 11:07

Despite a worldwide decline in production, tobacco remains North Carolina's most valuable crop. During the picking season, it's all hands on deck — and some of those hands belong to kids as young as 7 years old. The Fair Labor Standards Act makes except
WBUR-FM (Boston, MA)
added Jul 16, 2018 23:23
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[North Carolina] It is legal for kids to work on tobacco farms, but it can make them sick

“It’s kind of a legacy in eastern North Carolina,” Castillo tells Here & Now’s Robin Young. “Either your neighbor owns a farm, or a relative owns a farm. Tobacco obviously is part of that heritage, and kids have been working in it, farmers will tell you,
WHYY (Philadelphia, PA)
added Jul 16, 2018 23:21
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[North Carolina] Juul continues to widen market-share gap with Reynolds' Vuse

The gap between the two top U.S. electronic cigarettes — Juul and R.J. Reynolds Vapor Co.’s Vuse — continued to widen in the latest Nielsen data report. Juul’s market share increased from 64 percent to 68 percent in the four-week period that ended June
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jun 29, 2018 21:27
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[North Carolina] EDITORIAL: Our view: Smoking declines

Finally, quitting successfully may take between 8 and 11 attempts, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The important thing to realize is that this may take time, so never give up.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jun 29, 2018 21:26
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[North Carolina] Wells Fargo ranks ninth on brand value

There were six brands associated with R.J. Reynolds Tobacco or parent company British American Tobacco Plc on the list. Pall Mall, Reynolds’ top discount traditional cigarette brand, has the highest ranking at No. 112, down 20 spots from 2017, with a va
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jun 23, 2018 10:48
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