Tag Archives: cigarette maker

Lorillard Published Quarterly Dividend on Common Stock

At the beginning of the week Lorillard Inc, the third largest maker of cigarettes in the USA, announced a quarterly dividend on its common stock in the amount of $0.55 per share, payable on September 10, 2013 to investors of record as of August 30, 2013. Lorillard, Inc is the third largest cigarettes manufacturer in the USA which was founded … Continue reading Continue reading

Posted in Cigarette Manufacturers | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

RAI Highlights its Total Tobacco Strategy

Innovation and operating progress brand equity are essential aspects of Reynolds American Inc.’s (RAI) whole tobacco strategy. The Winston-Salem, N.C.-based cigarette maker, pointed out its overall tobacco strategy in the context of the evolving customer and the present regulatory environment at its yearly Investor Day held in New York Nov. 12. In accordance with Bonnie Herzog, managing director of beverage, … Continue reading

Posted in Cigarette Manufacturers | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Cigarette Prices Increasing 6 Cents per Pack

Tobacco companies such as Altria Group Inc. and Reynolds American Inc. are going to increase the prices of cigarettes by a six-cent per-pack. However, a cigarette maker Lorillard Inc. has not followed this move, the Wall Street Journal informed. Philip Morris USA, the property of Altria and maker of Marlboro and L&M cigarettes, will bring its cigarette price increase into … Continue reading

Posted in Cigarette News | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Marlboro maker Altria 1Q profit up nearly 4 pct

Marlboro maker Altria Group Inc. said Thursday that its first-quarter profit rose almost 4 percent as higher prices and cost-cutting helped offset declines in cigarette volumes. The owner of the biggest US cigarette maker reported net income of $973 million, or 48 cents per share, for the three-month period ended March 31, up from $937 million, or 45 cents a … Continue reading

Posted in Cigarette Manufacturers | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Bulgaria’s largest cigarette maker Bulgartabac plans to increase exports to Middle East

Bulgaria’s largest cigarette maker Bulgartabac plans to export a total of 15.5 billion cigarettes to the Middle Eastern market this year and achieve a further 7% export growth to the region in 2013. The tobacco company has pointed out in a statement that it has achieved a double digit growth in its exports to the Middle East since 2008 – … Continue reading

Posted in Cigarette Manufacturers | Tagged , , | Leave a comment