British American Tobacco

Big tobacco contributes $1.7b to NZ government coffers in 2016 as sales grow

Tue 13 Jun 10

he New Zealand Customs Service has been ramping up excise duties on tobacco, with a 10% increase effective Jan 1.

UP IN SMOKE: The cigarettes of CTBAT, which failed in its trade mark bid

‘Double Happiness’ causes bitter battle between tobacco companies

Fri 28 Apr

Plans to launch a significant Chinese cigarette brand in New Zealand may have gone up in smoke because of a clash over the local ownership of the trade mark ‘Double Happiness.’

British American Tobacco head of legal and external affairs Saul Derber

BAT continues to mull legal challenge to plain cigarette packaging

Fri 9 Sep 1

Saul Derber, head of legal and external affairs at British American Tobacco, said today that the company "continues to reserve its position". With special feature audio.

Mayoral hopeful Victoria Crone

Crone criticises council investments but hasn't a clue where her super fund is invested

Thu 18 Aug 21

Crone lambasts council’s culture of waste, incompetence and unaccountability. With special feature audio.

British American Tobacco scales back NZ business to distribution

Fri 17 Jun 1

The restructure reduced the company's wage bill.

BAT NZ sucks up excise tax hike as annual earnings slip 3.9%

Fri 3 Jul

The local arm of British American Tobacco reported net profit of $126.5 million in calendar 2014.


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