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  • E-cig industry on tenterhooks ahead of U.S. regulation Thursday, 20 Feb 2014 | 11:12 AM ET

    WASHINGTON, Feb 20- Lobbyists for electronic cigarette companies have been beating a path to the White House, hoping to prevent the administration from imposing strict, and possibly costly, rules on the burgeoning $2 billion industry.

  • Taking advantage of grey e-cig rules: Pro     Wednesday, 19 Feb 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Elaine Coverley, head of equity research at Brewin Dolphin, says companies are taking advantage of the uncertain regulation in the e-cigarette sector by advertising.

  • Feb 11- CVS Caremark Corp stuck to its 2014 sales forecast on Tuesday, a week after announcing it was giving up its $2 billion a year tobacco business, and said sales at its drugstores are off to a good start this year.

  • Dave Dorman, CVS Caremark chairman of the board, weighs in on why he is not "surprised" by the weak jobs number, and defends his company's decision to stop selling tobacco products to customers at CVS.

  • FOMC not swayed by a single number: Fisher     Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 8:45 AM ET

    Richard Fisher, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas president, weighs in on the weak jobs number and the likelihood of the Fed interrupting its tapering program. Also Dave Dorman, CVS Caremark chairman of the board, weighs in on the employment picture.

  • Dollar General could profit from CVS: Pro     Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 4:41 PM ET

    Stacey Widlitz, SW Retail Advisors, looks at who will profit from CVS's decision to stop the sale of tobacco products.

  • CVS to remove cigarettes and tobacco     Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 2:43 PM ET

    Beginning October 1st, CVS will no longer sell tobacco products in any store. NBC's Tom Costello reports CVS wants to be an extension of your doctor's office.

  • Feb 5- CVS Caremark Corp said on Wednesday that it would stop selling tobacco products at its 7,600 stores by October, becoming the first national drugstore chain in the United States to take cigarettes off the shelves.

  • Cramer: Why CVS' tobacco move hurts shareholders Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 10:53 AM ET

    CNBC's Jim Cramer explains why he thinks CVS' move to end tobacco sales could only work in a fantasy world.

  • CVS sets new standard     Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 10:52 AM ET

    Beginning October 1st, CVS will no longer sell tobacco products in any store. NBC's Tom Costello reports the retailer could no longer reconcile the contradiction of promoting health while selling tobacco products.

  • CVS kicks the habit, dropping tobacco products Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 10:10 AM ET

    CVS Caremark says it will stop selling tobacco products, making it the first major pharmacy retailer to voluntarily do so.

  • Feb 5- CVS Caremark Corp said on Wednesday that it would stop selling tobacco products at its 7,600 stores by October, becoming the first national drugstore chain in the United States to take cigarettes off the shelf. "I think it will put pressure on other retailers who want to be in healthcare," said CVS Caremark Chief Medical Officer Dr.

  • CVS to drop tobacco products     Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 8:49 AM ET

    Scott Mushkin, Wolfe Research analyst, explains why the decision not to sell tobacco products is a good move by CVS.

  • CVS stops selling cigarettes     Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 8:35 AM ET

    A look at how the decision to pull cigarettes from their shelves will impact CVS stock, with Nik Modi, RBC analyst.

  • CVS takes tobacco off the shelves     Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 7:23 AM ET

    NBC's Tom Costello reports the latest details on the decision from CVS to remove tobacco products from their stores.

  • Feb 5- CVS Caremark Corp said on Wednesday that it would stop selling tobacco products at its 7,600 stores by October, becoming the first U.S. drugstore chain to take cigarettes off the shelf. "I think it will put pressure on other retailers who want to be in healthcare," said CVS Caremark Chief Medical Officer Dr.

  • The $115 million campaign, to be overseen by the Food and Drug Administration, will target the 10 million young people aged 12 to 17 who are open to trying cigarettes or who are already experimenting with them and are in danger of becoming regular smokers, the FDA said.

  • The $115 million campaign by the Food and Drug Administration will target the 10 million people aged 12 to 17 who are open to trying cigarettes or who are already experimenting with them and are in danger of becoming regular smokers, the FDA said.

  • Tobacco lawyers said at the hearing in U.S. District Court in Washington, D.C., that they planned to push forward with an appeal about the wording of the ads, even after they struck an agreement this month with the Justice Department and anti-smoking advocates about what the ad campaign would look like in newspapers and on television.

  • Big tobacco: Sorry. So, can we grow now? Wednesday, 22 Jan 2014 | 2:45 PM ET
    New York's Times Square, circa 1940s.

    Tobacco companies that split apart to protect investors from litigation may consider reuniting, especially BAT and Reynolds American.

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