Daily Archives: June 15, 2011

Cigarette packaging war gets dirty in Australia

Health Minister Nicola Roxon is accusing big tobacco of launching a smear campaign against her after it was revealed she had cigarette-packagingcourted a tobacco company for donations.

Imperial suffers as price wars hit Spain

Imperial Tobacco has issued a profit warning stemming from a price war in Spain.

Cuba’s famed cigar industry recovering from crisis

HAVANA - Production of Cuban cigars and tobacco leaf are on the rise after falling on hard times in the country famed for its “puros” cuba-cigarsdue to smoking bans and the international financial crisis, according to local reports.