Philip Morris International last year put in its best annual volume performance since 2012 – a performance that was underpinned by sales of heated tobacco units.
In announcing its results to the end of December, Universal Corporation said it was reducing its operations in Tanzania as demand for the country’s tobacco had waned.
If research by the University of Bath is correct, Imperial Brands and British American Tobacco are not paying their way in the UK.
Acquisitions by the Japan Tobacco Group helped boost its cigarette volumes, which last year were up by more than seven percent in respect of its international business.
The problem with trying to predict how climate change will impact businesses is that climate change is not a wholly predictable business.
Candace C. Formacek, the vice president and treasurer of Universal Corporation is scheduled to host a results webcast on February 7.
Altria has positioned itself for a significant move into non-traditional products as its cigarette shipments continue to decline.
CEO André Calantzopoulos and CFO Martin King will be on hand when Philip Morris International hosts a live audio results webcast on February 7.