Daily Archives: April 23, 2010

Australian Cigarette Display Has US Smokers Burning

An anti-smoking art display in Sydney, Australia, financed by a pharmaceutical company has some American smokers burning mad.quit smoking

Reynolds American turns higher profit than forecast

Susan Ivey, the top executive of Reynolds American Inc., likes to tout flexibility and resiliency as two core company strengths.Reynolds Tobacco

New FDA Regulations Could Change Smokers’ Habits

For decades, tobacco lobbyists fought against any kind of federal regulation of cigarettes and tobacco products — and for decades, no regulations existed. Cigarettes had less federal oversight than both pet food and makeup — in part because of a 2000 Supreme Court decision that ruled that the Food and Drug Administration was not allowed to regulate nicotine without Congressional approval.