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    British American Tobacco is the 2nd biggest transnational tobacco manufacturing company based in the UK. BAT has a large market presence in countries such as Brazil, Canada and former British colonies in Asia such as Pakistan and Australia. It also holds a 42% interest in Reynolds American (NYSE:RAI), thereby having an important amount of indirect exposure to the U.S. market. According to Business Premiere, (BAT) has established a strong market position over the years with the use of Global Drive Brands such as Dunhill, Kent, Rothmans, Lucky Strike and Pall Mall brands. Dunhill is their premium brand and sold 55 billion units in 2014. These brands make up 42% of BAT sales in 2014. BAT is used in as many as 200 countries worldwide such as the…

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    PHIRI, Khumbu Daniel 636174 BUS 4090A Maina Muchara Phd Assignment 1 The Poverty Business 1. Social responsibility is the idea that a business has the responsibility to serve the society in general as well as the stockholders. An example of a company action that was legal but not socially responsible in the case of British American Tobacco Company in Malawi that founded Eliminating Child Labour in Tobacco Growing Foundation (ECLT) in October 2000. Many transnational tobacco companies indulged…

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    Rise of the Industrial Age to The Progressive Age “Tobacco kills 5 million people annually. By the mid-2020s, that figure will increase to about 10 million a year, with most of the deaths occurring in developing countries” (Yach, & Wipfli, (2006), p.465). Tobacco is highly addictive and is used all over the world. It is a plant Nicotiana tabacum which uses the leaves for chewing tobacco, ground to make snuff, and for smoking such as cigars, pipes and cigarettes. In our reading, we find that the…

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    led to the immense success of the British American Tobacco all over the world (Kim, 2010). 4.1 A report on my chosen organization which investigates how marketing activities contribute to achievement of organizational objectives in the organization: The marketing activities done by British American Tobacco contributes vastly to its organizational goals and objectives. How it 's done is mentioned as follows: • Advertising helps the customers or markets become aware of the product. • Sufficient…

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    The electronic cigarette (EC), also called e-cigarette, e-cig, electronic vaping device, personal vaporizer or electronic nicotine delivery system (ENDS) has been on the market for a decade. ECs are marketed as safe products providing a sensation of traditional smoking without the harmful effects, delivering pure nicotine and releasing harmless water vapor that vanishes in seconds [Anon, 2014 and Smoke, 2014]. Puffing activates the battery-operated heating element in the atomizer and the liquid.…

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    Located in London, British American Tobacco (BAT) identifies their main objectives as working to the highest standards of corporate conduct and transparency, combating the illegal trade of tobacco, and innovating new (less toxic) products in an attempt to facilitate more choices. The company’s sustainability efforts include the advancement of sustainable agricultural practices, enhancement of security systems throughout supply-chain in an effort to fight trafficking, and the achievement a 45%…

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    INTRODUCTION The tobacco industry contributes a large number of taxes to the federal government, and the tobacco firms offer many job opportunities to the entire society. The total ban movement of the tobacco consuming faces strong resistance from many political groups. The community, tobacco manufacturers, federal government, consumers, and the employees of the tobacco firms are different stakeholders. The tobacco is harmful to human health. These stakeholders create an interest entity…

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    exposure to dangerous, hazardous toxins (Mika). E-cigarettes are often referred to as, “the panacea for smokers struggling to ditch the habit” because they vaporize a liquid concoction that mirrors the cigarette without the tobacco (Mika). This panacea of coconut, mango, strawberry or whatever flavor someone could dream up and want liquid nicotine vapor supposedly helps people to quit smoking traditional cigarettes. This is a widely held and believed theory. Most of the teens surveyed at…

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    Introduction: Tobacco Companies cost the United States large amount of money each single year; they use to cost more than $289 billion yearly including as a minimum $133 billion in direct medical care of adults that refer to a clear negative point for Tobacco use. The first people who used Tobacco are the pre-Columbian Americas. It was used in the past by the Native Americans for ceremonial and medicinal purposes, it seems that they smoked it within pipes after cultivated the plant. However,…

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    always used tobacco products as a cash crop to help support the nation. Over time tobacco was sold to many people within the country and out of the country, it was used widely, and it brought in a lot of money/income. Soon cigarettes were created out of tobacco, becoming very popular throughout the country; not only were they very popular, but they were very addictive. Before the 1940’s no one feared the consequences of smoking cigarettes until cancerous cells began to be found within the human…

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