Forget Tobacco, Smokers Finally Have Alternatives and the Market is Exploding
/PRNewswire/ -- The world loves to smoke. At the global level, the number of smokers continues to rise, propelled by the launch of new products including flavored tobacco products and alternative smoking methods like e-cigarettes and heat-not-burn products. With a market size of in 2020 and an expected CAGR of 1.8% from 2021 to 2028, is set to be a hotspot for deal making and expansion over the coming years. Driving that rise is a shift away from the traditional tobacco products to electronic cigarettes and other alternative smoking devices like heat-not-burn (HNB), which have continued to rise in popularity in recent years. Companies like (CSE:PODA) (FSE: 99L), (NYSE:PM), (NYSE:MO), (NYSE:RLX), and (CSE:TAAT) (OTCQX:TOBAF) are leading the charge in bringing the massive tobacco market new ways to enjoy smoking, without the smoke, smell, or tobacco.
This Could Be The Most Exciting Healthcare Development Of The Year
, /PRNewswire/ -- For years, some smart investors have been making money from the healthcare sector...Cutting-edge healthcare technologies and trends such as CRISPR, RNA, AI, and Cannabis all provided smart investors with major opportunities. Mentioned in today's commentary includes: (NYSE: STZ), (NYSE: TAP), . (NYSE: MO), (NASDAQ: JAZZ), . (OTCQX: CURLF)
Altria Holds 2021 Annual Meeting of Shareholders
Altria Group, Inc. (Altria) (NYSE: MO) held its 2021 Annual Meeting of Shareholders (Annual Meeting) today. During the Annual Meeting, Billy Gifford, Altria's Chief Executive Officer, summarized Altria's full-year 2020 and first-quarter 2021 financial results and discussed Altria's progress towards its Vision of responsibly transitioning adult smokers to a non-combustible future. Mr. Gifford also shared Altria's corporate responsibility priorities and environmental, social and governance efforts, reaffirmed Altria's guidance for adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) and addressed shareholder questions. Copies of these prepared remarks and business presentation and a replay of the audio webcast of the Annual Meeting are available on altria.com.
Performance Food Group Company Announces Addition of Vice President of Diversity & Inclusion
Performance Food Group Company (PFG) (NYSE: PFGC) is pleased to announce that Claudia Mills, formerly with Richmond-based Altria Group, Inc., will start as its Vice President of Diversity & Inclusion, effective May 17. She will fill a vital role on PFG's senior Human Resources leadership team.
Altria Group Announces Election of Kathryn B. McQuade as Chair of the Board
Altria Group, Inc. ("Altria") (NYSE: MO) is pleased to announce that, on May 10, 2021, Altria's Board of Directors ("Board") elected Kathryn B. McQuade to serve as the independent Chair of the Board effective upon the conclusion of Altria's 2021 Annual Meeting of Shareholders, which is being held on Thursday, May 20, 2021.
Altria to Host Webcast of 2021 Annual Meeting of Shareholders
Altria Group, Inc. (Altria) (NYSE: MO) will host a live audio webcast of its 2021 Annual Meeting of Shareholders on Thursday, May 20, 2021 at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time.
Global $287.36 Billion Cigarettes, Cigars and Cigarillos Markets, 2015-2020, 2020-2025F, 2030F - ResearchAndMarkets.com
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