Tag: Switzerland

PMI providing relief

PMI providing relief

| March 29, 2019

Funds provided by Philip Morris International will support relief efforts in Mozambique and, in the months ahead, people’s livelihoods.

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Boys and girls will be …

Boys and girls will be …

| March 29, 2019

A survey of schoolchildren has shown that, as would be expected, they are drawn to products they are not supposed to consume. Illegal and new products are the biggest draws.

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Impacting the illegal trade

Impacting the illegal trade

| March 20, 2019

Philip Morris International’s global initiative supporting third party programs dedicated to fighting illegal trade and related crimes is not confined to tobacco.

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Of mice and smokers

Of mice and smokers

| March 15, 2019

The results of a study conducted on mice are said to support evidence that switching adult smokers to smoke-free products can be part of a successful tobacco-harm-reduction strategy.

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Plugging into the future

Plugging into the future

| March 8, 2019

Major tobacco companies are often portrayed as being unwelcome latecomers to the vaping industry, but, partly because of their financial muscle, they have a vital role to play.

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Proceeding with caution

Proceeding with caution

| March 5, 2019

Philip Morris International, which has revised one full-year 2019 forecast, says there is a lack of clarity about some aspects of the court proceedings that have prompted this revision.

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PMI’s volumes robust

PMI’s volumes robust

| February 8, 2019

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.

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The impact of climate change

The impact of climate change

| February 5, 2019

The problem with trying to predict how climate change will impact businesses is that climate change is not a wholly predictable business.

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PMI to webcast results

PMI to webcast results

| February 1, 2019

CEO André Calantzopoulos and CFO Martin King will be on hand when Philip Morris International hosts a live audio results webcast on February 7.

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A for climate change

A for climate change

| January 24, 2019

Climate change is the greatest challenge facing humanity, and so it is encouraging to see a major tobacco company taking a lead on this issue, while also championing tobacco harm reduction.

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Joint approach to health

Joint approach to health

| January 23, 2019

Philip Morris International’s Davos-launched report seems thought-provoking – it has ‘consumers’ wanting their governments to do better at solving major public health issues.

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Equal salary certification

Equal salary certification

| January 22, 2019

A Swiss non-profit organization has certified Japan Tobacco International’s headquarters as an equal salary employer.

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PMI to webcast presentation

PMI to webcast presentation

| November 7, 2018

Martin King, Philip Morris International’s CFO, will give a presentation at the Morgan Stanley Global Consumer and Retail Conference on November 13.

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PMI’s 3Q volumes down

PMI’s 3Q volumes down

| October 19, 2018

Shipments of Philip Morris International’s cigarettes and heated-tobacco units both fell during the third quarter.

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PMI to webcast results

PMI to webcast results

| October 12, 2018

CFO Martin King will discuss Philip Morris International’s third-quarter results during a webcast on October 18.

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Pressure to ratify FCTC

Pressure to ratify FCTC

| October 5, 2018

Switzerland is being put under pressure to sign up to an international tobacco control treaty and an illegal-trade treaty, and to keep tobacco manufacturers at arms-length.

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Juul headed for Zug

Juul headed for Zug

| October 5, 2018

What better timing? Juul Labs is said to be setting up in Switzerland just as the country hosts an international tobacco-control conference.

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PMI on track

PMI on track

| October 4, 2018

The role of science, technology and innovation is being championed by Philip Morris International and Scuderia Ferrari as a powerful force for good.

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Innovation the key

Innovation the key

| October 3, 2018

Rapid product innovation could accelerate the decline in smoking prevalence, according to a position paper published to coincide with an international tobacco-control conference.

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Shame about the venue

Shame about the venue

| October 1, 2018

Geneva might be an odd choice for a meeting on tobacco control, but not because Switzerland has not ratified the WHO’s Framework Convention on Tobacco Control.

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