Business http://wfdd.org en The Cost of a Heart Attack: How Prevention Programs Equal Long Term Savings http://wfdd.org/post/cost-heart-attack-how-prevention-programs-equal-long-term-savings <p>If you want to identify a primary force behind the nation’s rising health care costs, look no further than cardiac care.</p><p> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 21:53:05 +0000 Keri Brown 12589 at http://wfdd.org The Cost of a Heart Attack: How Prevention Programs Equal Long Term Savings The Smoke Has Started to Clear, But Questions About Reynolds American & Lorillard Merger Remain http://wfdd.org/post/smoke-has-started-clear-questions-about-reynolds-american-lorillard-merger-remain <p>Reynolds American Inc. will acquire Lorillard Inc. in a cash-and-stock deal valued at $27.4 billion.</p><p> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 03:58:26 +0000 Keri Brown & Mark Sutter 12466 at http://wfdd.org The Smoke Has Started to Clear, But Questions About Reynolds American & Lorillard Merger Remain Reynolds Acquisition of Lorillard a "Blockbuster of a Deal for the Triad" http://wfdd.org/post/reynolds-acquisition-lorillard-blockbuster-deal-triad <p><a href="http://www.reynoldsamerican.com/">Reynolds American</a> announced last week that it was in talks with Lorillard about a possible acquisition, a deal that had been rumored for months.</p><p> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 03:00:00 +0000 Paul.Garber 12416 at http://wfdd.org Reynolds Acquisition of Lorillard a "Blockbuster of a Deal for the Triad" Residents React to Reynolds’ Acquisition of Lorillard http://wfdd.org/post/residents-react-reynolds-acquisition-lorillard <p>It’s official. Reynolds American, Inc. plans to buy Greensboro-based Lorillard in a nearly $27 billion dollar acquisition deal. Reynolds American is based in Winston-Salem and company official said t will remain a part of the city's downtown skyline.</p><p> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 21:39:27 +0000 Celia Spell 12415 at http://wfdd.org Residents React to Reynolds’ Acquisition of Lorillard Reynolds American Will Remain Headquartered in Winston-Salem http://wfdd.org/post/reynolds-american-will-remain-headquartered-winston-salem <p>Cigarette maker Reynolds American Inc. is planning to buy rival Lorillard for about $27 billion in a deal to combine two of the nation's oldest and biggest tobacco companies.</p><p> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 14:26:11 +0000 Keri Brown 12412 at http://wfdd.org Reynolds American Will Remain Headquartered in Winston-Salem