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Times Online  Jul 23  Comment 
When the Wills family started making cigarettes for the masses in Britain at the end of the 19th century, the...
New York Times  Jul 18  Comment 
Eric Garner, 43, died Thursday afternoon as plainclothes officers tried to take him into custody on charges of selling cigarettes, the police said.
DailyFinance  Jul 17  Comment 
Victory Electronic Cigarettes Corporation (OTCBB: ECIG), today announced that it has officially changed its corporate name and entity to the Electronic Cigarettes International Group, Ltd. (ECIG). The company name change,...
DailyFinance  Jul 16  Comment 
FOUNTAIN HILLS, AZ -- (Marketwired) -- 07/16/14 -- ML Capital Group, Inc. (OTCQB: MLCG) (OTCBB: MLCG) is pleased to announce today that it is launching a new product line, SuperStar Hookah Pens, which are available for purchase online now. Hookah...
Forbes  Jul 15  Comment 
In trading on Tuesday, cigarettes & tobacco shares were relative laggards, down on the day by about 3.2%.  Helping drag down the group were shares of Lorillard (LO), off about 8.2% and shares of Reynolds American (RAI) down about 4.9% on the day.
guardian.co.uk  Jul 13  Comment 
Through the Dallas programme 170,000 elderly people could use products that help maintain health and independence It was when he heard wheezing on the microphone as he called out the bingo numbers that David Haslam decided to give up cigarettes ...
The Economic Times  Jul 13  Comment 
The decision comes barely a day after FM proposed 'sin tax' and announced increase in excise duty on cigarettes in the range of 11 to 72 per cent.
DailyFinance  Jul 11  Comment 
22nd Century Group, Inc. (NYSE MKT: XXII) announced today that it has engaged a major a contract research organization (“CRO”) with extensive experience in tobacco exposure studies to assist the Company in certain...
News.com.au  Jul 10  Comment 
INDIA has introduced a double-digit hike in its ‘sin’ tax as the country seeks to reduce its death toll from cigarettes. Meanwhile, Google is funding European start-ups.
The Hindu Business Line  Jul 10  Comment 
Smokers will have to shell out more for the puff as Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today proposed a steep hike in duty on cigarettes, and also made pan masala, gutkha, chewing tobacco and aerated d...




 

Litigation in the U.S. has had a major impact on these companies. In addition to costing them billions of dollars directly, the negative publicity has not helped them to grow their customer base.

Upstream

Schweitzer-Mauduit International (SWM) : tobacco paper

Downstream

CVS Caremark Corporation (CVS)

Wal-Mart (WMT)

Walgreen Company (WAG)

Rite Aid (RAD)

Exxon Mobil (XOM) : gas station convenience stores

Seven & I Holdings (TYO:3382) : 7-Eleven stores

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