Don’t be too surprised if you get a visit from General Cigar’s president, Regis Broersma.
Altria stands to gain hugely if Philip Morris International’s Modified Risk Tobacco Product application for iQOS proves successful in the US.
At its modern plant in North Carolina, Purilum is to fill the refill pods for Vape Forward’s CYNC compact electronic vaporizer, which uses sealed cartridges.
When huge cigarette-pack health warnings started to appear, entrepreneurs reacted by offering sleeves to cover them up. Now, it is possible to personalize them, so as to underline the message.
The latest director to join the Philip Morris International board, Massimo Ferragamo, is said to have ‘deep experience in the global luxury consumer products business’.
Australia should not be surprised that criminals take advantage of the business opportunities presented to them by policies aimed at increasing cigarette excise taxes unremittingly.