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AUDIO: Growing Tobacco in North Carolina

Listen 7:47 Agriculture is big businesses in North Carolina, and especially in the eastern part of the state. It’s a 78 billion dollar industry and accounts for 640,000 jobs statewide. Public Affairs Director Brian Long says 17 percent of North Carolin
Public Radio East
added May 28, 2014 01:07

[North Carolina] EDITORIAL: A tobacco hazard

Any government regulatory action depends on developing more information about long-term health effects of Green Tobacco Sickness. If there’s a serious and persistent impact, protective measures and proper treatment should be required.
Greensboro (NC) News & Record
added May 27, 2014 02:30

[North Carolina] Market for traditional cigarettes expected to decline as popularity of e-cigs, vapors continues to grow

Electronic and vapor cigarette products take up – for now – two small display spaces when compared with racks of traditional cigarettes sold at Blue Ridge Tobacco and Candle Outlet. But operators of the store on Cloverdale Avenue are convinced, by measuri
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added May 26, 2014 11:08

[North Carolina] E-cigs, vapor expected to ramp up competition in tobacco industry

The biggest outcome of a consumer shift from combustible cigarettes to electronic and vapor brands could be increased competition among the Big 3 U.S. tobacco manufacturers, a leading analyst says. Philip Morris USA, maker of top-selling brand Marlboro,
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added May 26, 2014 11:07

[North Carolina] Editorial: Reynolds Building sale should be win-win deal

We're stoked by the sale this week of the Reynolds Building. Dreams of this downtown landmark taking its rightful place in downtown revitalization may finally come to fruition....We look forward to welcoming those guests to our thriving downtown. We hope
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added May 24, 2014 13:24

[North Carolina] Cameron influences e-cig expansion

Cameron, just 23 days back as chief executive and president, smiled like someone who had been asked to try their favorite entree. "Yeah, absolutely," Cameron said. "I've tried it, I've used it and I think it is spectacular." Vuse e-cigs are designed and
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added May 24, 2014 13:23

[North Carolina] Reynolds to create 200 jobs

Reynolds American Inc. aligned its future more closely with electronic cigarettes Friday with the announcement of a turnkey production operation requiring at least 200 new full-time jobs at the company's mammoth plant in Tobaccoville.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added May 24, 2014 13:21

[North Carolina] Reynolds American to Add More Than 200 Jobs at Tobaccoville Facility

Governor McCory, in a rather strange performance, tried to inject politics into the affair by pointing out that Reynolds made this decision without seeking financial incentives from the state or local governments. Perhaps the Governor doesn’t understand t
Camel City Dispatch
added May 24, 2014 09:15

[North Carolina] UPDATE: Former RJR headquarters sold for $7.8 million

The landmark former R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. headquarters has new life, having been sold Thursday to a Philadelphia developer that will convert it into a mixed-use building consisting of a boutique hotel, restaurant and upscale apartments.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added May 23, 2014 11:29

[North Carolina] Reynolds to create 200 jobs in Tobaccovile to expand Vuse distribution

Reynolds American CEO Susan Cameron and Gov. Pat McCrory made the announcement at the company's 1 million-square-foot manufacturing plant in Tobaccoville. The jobs will pay an average of $40,000.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added May 23, 2014 11:28
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