The Imperial Tobacco Group has selected Greensboro as the headquarters location for a new company it is forming in anticipation of the Reynolds American/Lorillard merger. The British tobacco maker announced the selection Wednesday.
Tobacco-Free Kids spokesman explains why the organization's new campaign calls on retailers to end tobacco sales and urges consumers to shop tobacco-free. A tobacco company representative also responds to the initiative.
A national campaign is calling on retailers to end tobacco sales. The move comes in the wake of CVS Pharmacy’s historic decision last month to stop selling tobacco products.