R. J. Reynolds

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Name: R. J. Reynolds
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated 23 hours ago - 2 reports

Tobacco giant merger faces fight

Hoping to combat a decades-long slump in smoking, two of the biggest U.S. tobacco companies said on Friday that they were in talks to merge and create a $56 billion cigarette colossus.A deal between the second-biggest U.S. tobacco company, Reynolds American, ... [Published News-Journal - Jul 12 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

Philly legislators want sit-down with tobacco bosses

Chris BrennanPosted:Friday, July 11, 2014, 4:42 PMTwo Philly legislators today called on leaders of the nation's two largest tobacco companies to meet about their lobbying against a cigarette tax to fund the city's public schools.State Senators Anthony ... [Published Philly.com - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 2 reports

US tobacco firms in merger talks

US tobacco giant Reynolds American Inc. is in talks to buy smaller rival Lorillard, a deal that would challenge Altria, the maker of Marlboro cigarettes.The companies, in separate statements, emphasised that there was no assurance than an agreement could ... [Published MSN New Zealand - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

Winston-Salem to add boutique hotel

Winston-Salem has never had a luxury boutique hotel. That's about to change with Kimpton's partnership with one of the city's mainstay real estate ventures. The conversion of the iconic R.J. Reynolds building, vacant since 2009, will open as a Kimpton ... [Published Examiner.com - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 1 reports

William Withers

William Franklin “Motor” Withers, age 74 of Fancy Gap, passed away Sunday, July 6, 2014, at the Woltz Hospice Home. He was born in Henry County, VA, grew up in Mount Airy where he would meet his first wife, C. Kay Huffman Withers. Bill attended Eastern ... [Published Mount Airy News - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

John Ladenburger

CORBIN —John Lewis Ladenburger, 88, of Corbin, passed away on Monday, July 7, 2014, at Baptist Health Corbin.John entered into this life on Oct. 28, 1925, in Mason County, a son of the late Charles and Olga Plummer Ladenburger. John graduated from the ... [Published Corbin Times Tribune - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

Tackling standard of review for compelled corporate speech

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is hoping for another bite at the apple in the legal controversy surrounding its conflict minerals rule (“CM rule”). At the same time, an unrelated case raising nearly identical First Amendment issues is currently ... [Published Lexology - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

State should regulate e-cigarettes while awaiting tougher action from FDA

With R.J. ReynoldsUnfortunately, the proposed regulations announced this spring fail to address some of the problems of inhaling vaporized liquid nicotine, the process behind e-cigarettes. The nicotine vapor is intended to help smokers quit tobacco, but ... [Published Boston Globe - Jul 07 2014]
First reported Jun 23 2014 - Updated Jun 23 2014 - 2 reports

Tobacco company: We no longer lie about dangers of smoking

Trying to stave off another multimillion-dollar verdict, attorneys representing R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. today told a Palm Beach County jury it no longer lies about the dangers of smoking.“The past is gone. Things have changed,” tobacco attorney Jeff ... [Published The Palm Beach Post - Jun 23 2014]
First reported Jun 18 2014 - Updated Jun 18 2014 - 2 reports

R.J. Reynolds and Philip Morris Still Testing Tobacco on Animals

This is what animals endure in experiments conducted by tobacco giants R.J. Reynolds and Philip Morris International.If you thought that tobacco companies didn't still fund or conduct cruel experiments on animals, you were wrong. In fact, two of the world's ... [Published PETA - Jun 18 2014]
First reported Jun 18 2014 - Updated Jun 18 2014 - 2 reports

LO, RAI, MO: Sales of E-Cigarettes Soar

E-cigarette sales are on the rise as tobacco companies get in on the action.Sales of e-cigarettes are up 72% in the last 52 weeks. Normal tobacco sales have been declining. Major tobacco companies with e-cig brands include  Lorillard ( LO ),  Altria ( ... [Published InvestorPlace.com - Jun 18 2014]
First reported Jun 17 2014 - Updated Jun 18 2014 - 4 reports

National Rollout of VUSE Set for June 23

VUSE digital vapor cigaretteWINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- R.J. Reynolds Vapor Co. has circled June 23 as the date its digital vapor cigarette will go national.Beginning that day, retail outlets in all 50 states will carry VUSE. Additional stores will be added ... [Published CSnews.com - Jun 17 2014]

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Tobacco giant merger faces fight [Published News-Journal - Jul 12 2014]
Reynolds in talks to acquire Lorillard in merge... [Published Bradenton Herald - Jul 12 2014]
Imperial Tobacco in talks to acquire Reynolds, ... [Published domain-b - Jul 12 2014]
Reynolds & Lorillard Confirm Merger Talks [Published CSnews.com - Jul 11 2014]
Philly legislators want sit-down with tobacco b... [Published Philly.com - Jul 11 2014]
Lorillard (LO) Near Merger with Reynolds Americ... [Published InvestorGuide.com - Jul 11 2014]
Reynolds American Wants to Smoke the Markets Wi... [Published Motley Fool Discussion Boards - Jul 11 2014]
US tobacco firms in merger talks [Published MSN New Zealand - Jul 11 2014]
Reynolds, Lorillard Confirm Merger, Acquisition... [Published Convenience Store/Petroleum - Jul 11 2014]
Reynolds American confirms discussions about po... [Published Barchart - Jul 11 2014]
Winston-Salem to add boutique hotel [Published Examiner.com - Jul 11 2014]
Widow honors late husband with military memorial [Published Yadkin Ripple - Jul 10 2014]
William Withers [Published Mount Airy News - Jul 09 2014]
Mitchell makes peace with Risch calling him a '... [Published Idaho Statesman - Jul 08 2014]
John Ladenburger [Published Corbin Times Tribune - Jul 08 2014]
Tackling standard of review for compelled corpo... [Published Lexology - Jul 08 2014]
Government lies [Published Columbia Journalism Review - Jul 07 2014]
State should regulate e-cigarettes while awaiti... [Published Boston Globe - Jul 07 2014]
INSIGHT-As millions vape, e-cigarette researche... [Published Reuters - Jul 07 2014]
Editorial: RJ Reynolds building sale great news... [Published WXII 12 - Jul 04 2014]
The Beer Spectator: In Support of Smoking [Published American Spectator - Jul 04 2014]
A New Look at Family Business, the American Dre... [Published Hotel Online - Jul 02 2014]
Is the E-Cigarette Bubble About to Burst? [Published Washingtonian.com - Jul 01 2014]
E-Cigarettes: What to Tell Patients [Published Theheart.org - Jun 30 2014]
New e-cigarette restrictions take effect July 1 [Published Stock Nod - Jun 30 2014]
New e-cigarette restrictions take effect July 1 [Published PR Newswire - Jun 30 2014]
U.S. top court leaves intact jury verdicts agai... [Published Bayou Buzz - Jun 30 2014]
Patricia G. Posey [Published Mountaineer Publishing Company - Jun 29 2014]
eCig Advertising Marketing Snares the Cool eKid... [Published Daily Freeman - Jun 27 2014]
eCig Advertising Marketing Snares the Cool eKid... [Published The Street Latest - Jun 27 2014]
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NYC touts legal win over Big Tobacco [Published The Daily Politics - NY Daily News Blogs - Jun 18 2014]
Gotham beat back a federal suit by Philip Morris, R.J. Reynolds, and Lorillard, which claimed a city ban on the redemption of coupons, multipack discounts on smokes and other measures violated their First Amendment rights and ran afoul of tax law. ...
Documents Show That Big Tobacco Has Been Intere... [Published The Consumerist - Jun 03 2014]
From a letter in which Philip Morris pretends that the Justice Dept. asked it to conduct marijuana research for free. With medical marijuana now legal in nearly half the country and pot now a legal retail item in Washington and Colorado, it would ...
What to Say to Your Kids About E-Cig Ads [Published TIME.com - Jun 02 2014]
If your kids watch “The Bachelor,” “Big Brother” or “Survivor”—and there is a good chance that they do—odds are growing fast that they are seeing ads for one of the most controversial products to hit the market in years: e-cigarettes. More E-Cig Ads ...
Fighting cigarette smuggling: the hard way vs. ... [Published The Reality-Based Community - May 31 2014]
R.J. Reynolds has launched an anti-cigarette-smuggling website and hired a former ATF agent to help he company encourage tougher enforcement against the massive flow of cigarettes from low-tax states such as North Carolina to high-tax states such as ...
Advisory: R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company announc... [Published PR Newswire: Heavy Industry & Manufacturing - May 22 2014]
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company has issued the following release:  "R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company announces sale of iconic Reynolds Building."Go to R.J. Reynolds' website, www.rjrt.com, or Reynolds American ...
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