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British American Tobacco's Nicandro Durante retires after nearly 37 years with the company, and eight years as c.e.o. Read more

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In recent years, heat-not-burn tobacco products, with the significant advantage of reducing the release of harmful components, have gradually become an important r&d direction for Big Tobacco, leading HNBs’ market share to grow rapidly. Read more

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Ex-smokers and medical associations are threatening legal action to get “too unhealthy” cigarettes that exceed European norms for nicotine, tar, and carbon monoxide banned. Read more

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Increased cigarette prices and a change in distribution channel have helped British American Tobacco Uganda Limited to enjoy record growth in net profit amidst tough tobacco regulation. Read more

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British American Tobacco Kenya is protesting, saying that “unpredictable” tax increases are a threat to its Kenya business. Read more

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Exports of tobacco products in 2017 accounted for 42% of Romania’s total exports of food, beverages, and tobacco, and about 6% of total exports of consumer goods. Read more

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British American Tobacco will invest €800 million in its Ploiesti factory over the next five years. Read more

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Despite a weaker pound and a slowing market for tobacco-heating devices in Japan, British American Tobacco (BAT) expects to report “good” earnings growth for the full year. Read more

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British American Tobacco recently launched its glo tobacco heating product in Italy, making it the seventh market after Japan, South Korea, Russia, Romania, Canada, and Switzerland. Read more

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Philip Morris (New Zealand) is suing British American Tobacco (New Zealand) in the Auckland High Court, alleging that BAT is breaching the Commerce Act in the way it ties up retailers. Read more

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Many interesting things happened for the industry in 2017. Read more

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British American Tobacco announces committee appointments. Read more

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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? Read more

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

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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. Read more

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

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

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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. Read more

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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. Read more

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