r.j. reynolds

Business
Civil rights activist Rev. Al Sharpton, in October at an Oakland, Calif., church forum about the impact of banning menthol
Business
Cigarette companies found themselves the targets of tighter regulations and lawsuits.
Business
The cigarettes did not meet safety review requirements, the agency said.
Politics
Tom Gentzel, executive director of the NSBA, told The Huffington Post that the partnership had been in the works for months
Politics
Philip Morris CEO Campbell touted Bain's research in a February 1993 speech to the National Association of Convenience Stores
Politics
A California ballot measure to raise taxes on cigarettes by a dollar per pack failed Tuesday. 50.8 percent of voters opposed the initiative compared to 49.2 percent who favored the tax, which would raise money for cancer research and anti-smoking projects for kids.
Politics
"I don't know the conclusion, but it is worth it for the Department of Health and Environment to look into," Davis said. There
New York
An unexpected lump in Anna Kril's left breast gave her a crash course in cancer survival. Spunky and savvy, she was appalled at the lack of resources in Queens for breast cancer sufferers like herself.
Environment
You can rest assured that the purveyors of the lucrative single use plastic bag have done their market research to keep young
Business
The companies, led by R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., Lorillard Tobacco Co., said the warnings no longer simply convey facts to
Business
The next time you hear the health insurance industry complain about its "measly" profit margins, don't buy it. Their "reframing" is nothing more than an attempt to take your mind off the tragedies they cause for so many Americans.
New York
We are both veterans of the tobacco wars and so are not surprised at the industry's attempt to block Mayor Bloomberg's most effort to remind citizens of the grim dangers of smoking.
Food
Long ago, we received our first letter from Nabisco informing us that Oreo was their most valued trademark, and that we would not be able to call our flavor Oreo Mint. We could however, they said, call it "Mint with Oreos."
Politics
His money and his advocacy of fairness and civil rights helped push political and policy needles, and like the great, massive, history-laden trees at his old family estate of Musgrove, Smith Bagley will be impossible to replace.
Politics
The union that I represent, the Farm Labor Organizing Committee will be rallying a protest in Winston-Salem at the R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company over some deadly serious matters.