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Altria Group Maintains Its Stands

Altria Group Inc is the maker of the famous Marlboro cigarette brand, that is sold in the U.S. and many countries of the world. Altria Group owns Philip Morris USA, the leading cigarette manufacturer in the U.S. In 2008, it spun off Philip Morris International in order to increase opportunities in other countries. However, in spite of this, Altria Group … Continue reading Continue reading

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Altria Raises Prices on Cigarettes

Altria Group Inc. recently announced about its plans to increase prices on its several cigarette brands and smokeless tobacco products.  The famous manufacturer wants to reduce its off-invoice promotional allowance by 7 cents per package on L&M and Marlboro cigarette brands. Besides this, Altria’s subsidiary, Philip Morris USA has raised prices on cigarettes by 7 cents per package and Marlboro … Continue reading

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Philip Morris Expects Below-Target Profit Growth in 2014

Philip Morris International Inc., the world’s largest tobacco company famous for making Marlboro cigarettes brand, declared that in 2014 its per-share profit would raise more slowly than the company planned because shipments to Russia and Europe do drop. The company representatives told recently that in 2014 per-share profit excluding currency swings will raise from 6% to 8%. Its long-term target … Continue reading

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Philip Morris Presented Its Latest Report

At the beginning of this week Philip Morris International Inc. the leading tobacco company, announced about its profit rise by 5%. Respresentatives of the company say that higher prices helped to equalize drop in the number of cigarettes it sold. In the quarter that ended on September 30, the manufacturer of Marlboro cigarettes and many other cigarette brands reported an … Continue reading

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Philip Morris International to Buy 49% Interest in Arab Investors

Philip Morris International Inc. (PM) agreed to buy an interest of 49% in Arab Investors for $625 million. The acquisition will help the tobacco company to consolidate its presence on Algerian tobacco market. The famous manufacturer of Marlboro and L&M cigarettes has been looking the ways to increase its presence in emerging markets because these days cigarette sales volumes are … Continue reading

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Philip Morris Reports Higher Profit This Year

Philip Morris International Inc., famous cigarette manufacturer which produces Marlboro and other successful cigarette brands such as L&M and Parliament, presented its report on Thursday. With raising prices on cigarettes and trimming expenses,  Philip Morris International managed to remain leading tobacco company even if today smokers turn on cheaper cigarettes. Smokers face various anti-tobacco measures such as bans, tax increases, … Continue reading

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Tobacco Brand Preferences

Cigarettes Most cigarettes sold in the United States in 2009: 95% were filtered, 19% were menthol cigarette brands, 90% were either “light” or “ultra-light” cigarette brands. Cigarettes that contain less than 15 mg of tar by machine testing carried out by the Federal Trade Commission were usually named “light” or “ultra-light.” Nevertheless, since June 22, 2010, cigarette companies are no … Continue reading

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Philip Morris to Start Next Round of Studies for New Tobacco Products

Philip Morris International Inc. is starting a round of medical studies for new tobacco products, with ideas to market those products as soon as 2016. In June 2012, the manufacturer of Marlboro and L&M cigarettes, commenced to promote the evolution of next-generation products that can provide new methods to consume nicotine. The project comes as consumers are demonstrating a greater … Continue reading

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Philip Morris to rebrand Bright Leaf cigarette range

The tobacco company, Philip Morris Limited, intends to rebrand the Bright Leaf cigarette range with a new style this month.  Bright Leaf was introduced in 2009 as Marlboro Bright Leaf is developing to be Bright Leaf, while sustaining its position as a brand from the manufacturers of Marlboro. Marlboro Bright Leaf is presently over indexing in its target group. The … Continue reading

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The major historical dates of Philip Morris International

The history of a worldwide company can be dated back to Philip Morris’s 1847 launching of a single shop on London’s Bond Street, marketing tobacco and ready-made cigarettes. On Mr. Morris’s death, the company was taken over by his wife Margaret and his brother Leopold. In 1881 the Company went public, Leopold Morris combining with Joseph Grunebaum to create Philip … Continue reading

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