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JT increases half year domestic and international cigarette shipments

Japan Tobacco Inc., which produces, markets and sells cigarettes, reported its half year domestic and international cigarette shipments. Domestic cigarette sales volume in the course of the six months...
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Altria Profit Down 44% on Debt-Repurchase Charge

Altria Group Inc.’s third-quarter revenue dropped 44 percent because of a debt repurchase charge, although sales went up as the cigarette maker revealed higher cigarette volumes despite the broader...
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Cigarette maker Lorillard 3rd-quarter profit rises

The Greensboro, N.C.-based Lorillard Inc. said that its third-quarter net revenue increased 6%, as higher prices helped balance out a decrease in the number of cigarettes sold. The third-biggest cigarette...
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Altria Group Third Quarter Earnings Preview

Altria Group reported its third quarter revenue on October 25, 2012. Revenue is perhaps the single most analyzed number in a firm’s financial statements mainly because they display a firm’s...
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Sales of Camel, Pall Mall key as tobacco company Reynolds American reports 3Q earns

Reynolds American Inc., the second-biggest U.S. tobacco firm, should give investors some information about its premium Camel cigarette brand and its value-priced Pall Mall brand when it gives its third-quarter...
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Golden Virginia 50g now with papers

Imperial Tobacco has made an announcement that beginning with mid November, all Golden Virginia Original (Green) and Smooth (Yellow) 50g packs will include quality cut-corner papers. The RRP for Golden...
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Kiosk Owners Want Putin to Halt Tobacco and Beer Bans

The Coalition of Kiosk Owners said on October 3 that it would send a 165,000-signature request to President Vladimir Putin this week to stop expected bans on sales of cigarettes and beer. Cigarette kiosk...
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Saudi Arabia enforces smoking ban in public places

The Jeddah Municipality has begun implementing a smoking ban in public areas, with inspectors enforcing the ban. The municipality can fine violators of the ban up to SR5,000 and even close down their enterprises...
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Cigarette design and manufacture

About filters The cellulose acetate pull in a filter is a net of fibres made from wood pulp. During producing, the filter material comes as a single long piece of over 10,000 fibres pushed into large 750...
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Smoke & Films

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) has released its yearly review on smoking in the films. Overall tobacco occurrences per film increased 7 percent from 2010 to 2011, it said,...
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