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Reynolds American subsidiary sues e-cig maker

A subsidiary of Reynolds American Inc. is suing an electronic-cigarette retailer situated in Alabama, accusing the firm of trademark violation of Reynolds’ Camel and Winston cigarette brands, and unjust...
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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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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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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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Japan Tobacco says facing EU probe over Syria

Japan Tobacco, a tobacco giant that is the owner of famous cigarette brands: Winston and Camel, said on August 22 that it was being investigated by the European Union after it was reported that the company...
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Reynolds American 2nd Quarter Net Rises 35% on Strong Snuff Sales

Reynolds American Inc.’s second-quarter profits increased 35% owing to higher prices for cigarettes and snuff. That helped compensate the tobacco company’s drop in cigarette sales. Daniel Delen,...
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Cigarette maker Lorillard 1Q profit falls

Cigarette maker Lorillard Inc. said Wednesday its net income fell 10 percent in the first quarter as higher prices couldn’t offset a decline in the number of cigarettes sold. The nation’s third-biggest...
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New Camel Dissolvable Tobacco on Store Shelves

A new form of nicotine is now on store shelves in Colorado Springs. Some fear that these cigarette alternatives could become an addictive new trend for kids. It’s called dissolvable tobacco. It’s nicotine...
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Japan Government likely to sell stake at Japan Tobacco

The Japanese government is weighing the options of selling its shares of Japan Tobacco, but encountered pressure due to concerns over the effect on local tobacco farmers, confirmed a member of ruling Democratic...
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