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British American Tobacco announces committee appointments. more

Dec 4, 2017 3:00 PM News

Things are stirring at the multinationals as they’re gearing up to lead consumers into an era where smoke-free next-generation products will (perhaps) replace combustibles for good. But is it a realistic goal? more

Dec 1, 2017 8:00 PM Features

British American Tobacco also says it wants revenue from the products, which include e-cigarettes and heat-not-burn tobacco devices, to rise further. more

Dec 1, 2017 6:00 PM News

British American Tobacco has earned the Top Employer Africa seal of recognition, in addition to being certified as a top employer in five countries: South Africa, Angola, Mozambique, Kenya, and Nigeria. more

Dec 1, 2017 12:00 PM News

Dec 1, 2017 12:00 AM

Japan Tobacco says it has lost ground to Philip Morris International and British American Tobacco in the heat-not-burn market. more

Sep 12, 2017 3:00 PM Products

British American Tobacco says a new Kenyan stamp duty on the cigarette industry is punitive. more

Jul 17, 2017 12:00 AM News

British American Tobacco announces plans to expand sales for its Glo tobacco heating device to Tokyo and Osaka from July and roll it out nationwide by year-end. more

Jul 14, 2017 12:00 AM Products

For global players like Philip Morris International, British American Tobacco, and Japan Tobacco, South Korea is a lucrative market which sits amongst its top five Asia Pacific markets in terms of volume contribution. more

Jul 13, 2017 12:00 AM Features

New lab data from British American Tobacco reveals vapor from the iFuse and two standard heating products produced little or no effect on human cells. more

Jul 11, 2017 12:00 AM Products

Uganda’s attorney general defended the government’s passing of a law that restricts and regulates the consumption of tobacco and its products. more

May 23, 2017 12:00 AM News

May 17, 2017 12:00 AM News

Demand for British American Tobacco’s Glo tobacco heating devices has overwhelmed its supply in test markets here. more

May 16, 2017 12:00 AM Products

British American Tobacco has agreed to acquire Reynolds American in a deal that will create the world’s largest listed tobacco company by sales. more

Mar 17, 2017 12:00 AM News

British American Tobacco has reached a principle agreement with Bosnian holding firm Fabrika Duhana Sarajevo to acquire its tobacco assets. more

Mar 13, 2017 12:00 AM News

Taiwan: A Tough, Mature Market

Courtesy of Taiwan Tobacco & Liquor Corporation

When Taiwan’s state tobacco monopoly was abolished in 2002, competition between the local TTL Corp. and foreign tobacco companies started heating up. But a plethora of tough regulations make the country a difficult place to handle for everybody. more

Mar 10, 2017 8:52 PM Features

British American Tobacco shelves plan to market its nicotine inhaler, Voke, to focus on consumer items like e-cigarettes rather than health products. more

Mar 7, 2017 12:00 AM Products

British American Tobacco, Unilever, and Diageo are touted in an annual review of corporate governance among members of the FTSE 100. more

Nov 1, 2016 2:00 PM News

British American Tobacco reveals it intends to acquire the tobacco assets of Bosnian holding firm Fabrika Duhana Sarajevo. more

Nov 1, 2016 12:00 AM Manufacturing

When management of Budongo forest in Masindi district of Uganda ordered British American Tobacco to halt their operations in Buliisa district, farmers were hit by uncertainty until they resorted to growing other crops. more

Jul 1, 2016 12:00 AM Leaf


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