RSS

Philip Morris

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

India’s government has threatened Philip Morris International with “punitive action” over the company’s alleged violation of the country’s anti-smoking laws. more

Sep 11, 2017 7:00 AM News

Tobacco companies fell under fire for tin cigarette packs they released shortly before the date when retailers could no longer sell branded cigarette packets, as a grace period to allow tobacco firms to phase out old cartons came to an end. more

Jul 18, 2017 12:00 AM News

Philip Morris International is facing two charges brought by the Ministry of Health over its Heets tobacco sticks. The charges were to be called in the Wellington District Court on June 2, 2017 but were adjourned at the last minute by agreement until more

Jul 17, 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

Philip Morris International plans to invest millions of dollars to convert a traditional cigarette factory in Greece into an iQOS production plant. more

May 16, 2017 12:00 AM News

May 15, 2017 12:00 AM Products

Philip Morris International, the world’s largest publicly traded tobacco company, has become the fourth most important US stock. more

May 15, 2017 12:00 AM News

Tobacco stocks remain favorites of investors looking for a combination of defensive positioning and stout dividends. more

Mar 24, 2017 12:00 AM News

The New Zealand Ministry of Health says Philip Morris International’s iQOS device is illegal. more

Mar 17, 2017 12:00 AM Products

As counterfeiters of brand cigarettes are becoming increasingly skilled in perfecting the art of emulating cigarette packaging, TOBACCO ASIA explores what tobacco companies can do to stem the tide and how packaging manufacturers assist them. more

Mar 9, 2017 12:00 AM Features

A proposed ban on foreign tobacco investment by the Indian government is threatening Philip Morris’s place in the country’s tobacco industry. more

Mar 7, 2017 12:00 AM News

Philip Morris International opens its first manufacturing facility in Italy for large-scale production of two heated tobacco alternatives to cigarettes. more

Nov 1, 2016 12:00 AM Manufacturing

Tobacco analysts have long speculated about the potential of Philip Morris International’s (PMI) iQOS product to revolutionize the e-vapor industry. But until recently, there was little data on the product. more

Sep 5, 2016 12:00 AM Products

Jul 1, 2016 12:00 AM News

The latest cigarette trafficking reports have shown the tobacco industry has been right all along. more

Jul 1, 2016 12:00 AM News

A North Carolina manufacturing plant formerly owned by Philip Morris has been purchased by Alevo Manufacturing to make 40-foot-long containers that hold thousands of lithium ion battery cells. more

May 7, 2016 12:00 AM Manufacturing

Philip Morris Pakistan Limited has installed solar panels at its manufacturing facilities in Kotri and Sahiwal with combined capacity of 458.6 kilowatt peak. The solar panels are also capable of CO2 emission reduction by up to 362 tons per annum. more

May 7, 2016 12:00 AM Manufacturing


From the Associate editor


Shining a light
on FDA's policies

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has been quite active in the tobacco industry these past few months… 

Read more