Philip Morris Charitable Giving Program

Philip Morris International charitable giving programs ameliorate conditions of living in places where the company’s employees live and work. As well, the cigarette maker controls the agricultural communities. There are five areas that are included in charitable giving programs: starvation and poverty, education, country conditions of living, domestic violence and relief from natural disasters. The tobacco […]

Philip Morris International Is Still Looking Like A Good Investment

Shareholders of Philip Morris International (PM) have had a lot to be happy about over the last year. In the latest reported quarter, Q3 2011, the company’s net income surged by 30.5% from the prior-year quarter. The company’s operating income and free cash flow showed...

Is It Possible to Sell a Premium Cigarette Brand in This Packaging?

Philip Morris International is the first tobacco giant suing the Australian government over strict new branding restrictions, which it believes will cost it billions in the region, the Wall Street Journal reports. British American Tobacco and Imperial Tobacco Group are expected follow. Why? Because their...

Philip Morris Int’l 2Q net up on higher prices

Cigarette maker Philip Morris International Inc.‘s second-quarter net income grew more than 21 percent because it commanded higher prices for its brands. The seller of Marlboro and other brands overseas also increased its full-year earnings forecast on Thursday. Philip Morris International said it earned $2.41...

Marlboro (cigarette)

Marlboro is the largest selling brand of cigarettes in the world. It is made by Philip Morris USA (a branch of Altria) within the US, and by Philip Morris International (now separate from Altria) outside the US. It is famous for its billboard advertisements and magazine ads of the Marlboro Man. The brand is named after Great...