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Famous People in Vintage Cigarettes Ads

50 years ago, on January 11, 1964, U.S. Surgeon General Luther Terry released a report on the negative effects from smoking tobacco. When you look at cigarettes ads of 20th century you just get surprised about the attitude people had towards cigarettes. Cigarettes and smoking were so cool that many famous people advertised them. Take a look at them and … Continue reading Continue reading

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Gallaher Tobacco anti-plain packaging ad banned

Gallaher Tobacco, the maker of such cigarette brands as Benson & Hedges and Silk Cut, has conducted a press campaign, which aimed to make the case against plain cigarette packaging, banned by the Advertising Standards Authority. A national press advertisement, produced by Big Al’s Creative Emporium, highlighted an unmarked cigarette packet. The text said: “Why make it easier for criminals … Continue reading

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BAT analyzes ‘less toxic’ cigarettes

British American Tobacco unveiled it is analyzing a new “less toxic” cigarettes BAT which is the owner of cigarette brands such as Lucky Strike, Kent and Pall Mall, has produced three prototype products for the £6m research. The 22-week test will be performed in Germany on 250 volunteers by an independent study group. The less toxic cigarettes are made out … Continue reading

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Lucky Strike maker presents higher sale

British American Tobacco, maker of Lucky Strike brand, presents strong growth at the beginning of 2013 as the government began introducing the sin tax reform regulation. James Lafferty, BAT Philippines general manager, said that the firm expects increased cigarette sales this year as compared with 2012. In 2012, BAT did not succeed in reaching sales goal of 150 million items … Continue reading

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British American Tobacco to provide new brands to Philippines

Tobacco firm British American Tobacco Philippines is searching for the opportunity of providing new brands to the Philippines to expand its market share. “BAT is expanding its geographical reach to help boost its sales,” said BAT Philippines general manager James Lafferty on February 11. British American Tobacco is also taking into consideration production of its tobacco products in the Philippines. … Continue reading

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Brazilian company to manufacture cigarettes in Cuba

Brascuba S.A, the Brazilian-Cuban joint venture, will in the near future begin manufacturing in Cuba of Brazil’s popular Plaza cigarette brand, mass media reported. The company’s head of exports, Ernesto Tabio, declared that by mid-2013 the company intends to start transferring cigarettes to Brazil, the official AIN news agency stated. The cigarettes manufactured in Cuba will have the same features … Continue reading

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British American Tobacco revenues grow

British American Tobacco has announced 4 percent growth in earnings at consistent rates of exchange in the nine months ended September 2012 regardless of lower company volumes. The earnings growth was influenced by permanent good pricing. According to the BAT, announced income decreased 1 percent‚ negatively affected by exchange rate actions and organic income growth at permanent currency was 3 … Continue reading

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British American Tobacco PLC

British American Tobacco p.l.c. (British American Tobacco, BAT) is the world’s most international tobacco group, operating in many countries. BAT has 4 major cigarettes brands such as Dunhill, Kent, Lucky Strike and Pall Mall. The company’s other key brands include Vogue, Viceroy, Rothmans, Kool and Benson & Hedges. Beginning with December 31, 2011, BAT’s brands were marketed in about 180 … Continue reading

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BAT explores alternatives as cigarette market dips

British American Tobacco (BAT), the world’s second-largest cigarette group by sales, is making an investment of £100m to create a line of smoking alternatives as smoking bans and increased taxes convince smokers to give up the habit. Nicandro Durante, the Chief Executive Officer of British American Tobacco, said that the tobacco firm was intending to create lower-risk alternatives to regular … Continue reading

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Emerging markets boost British American Tobacco

British American Tobacco intends to gain good earnings growth this year contrary to the strong pound holding back its performance at the half-year after the tobacco company gained from price increases and strong developing markets. The world’s No.2 cigarette maker, which produces Kent, Dunhill, Lucky Strike and Pall Mall cigarettes, reported that earnings increased 7 % in the first half … Continue reading

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