Daily Archives: July 25, 2011

Camel Crush Gets Bold

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. is expanding its Camel Crush line nationally with Camel Crush BoldCamel Crush Bold.

Tobacco bonds in MN budget come at hefty price

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The budget deal that ended Minnesota’s government shutdown comes with a hefty price: It relies heavily on borrowing $640 million against money from the state’s 1998 tobacco settlement, but might cost that same amount in interest — plus a substantial annual revenue loss for years to come.

Tobacco price increase offsets New Hampshire tax cut

Some believe promises the state would increase sales by cutting the tobacco tax may turn out to be nothing more than smoke and mirrors.

Reynolds American Second Quarter Earnings Conference Call

Reynolds American (RAI) Q2 2011 Earnings Call July 22, 2011 9:00 AM ET