Summary RICHMOND, Virginia -- Philip Morris International Inc. gave CEO Andre Calantzopoulos a pay package valued at about $10.9 million for fiscal 2013. The AP's calculation counts salary, bonuses, perks and stock and options awarded to the executive during the year.
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Summary The pay package came in a year when the seller of Marlboro and other brands overseas saw its profit fall 2.5 per cent to $8.58 billion. The value that a company assigned to an executive's stock and option awards for 2013 was the present value of what the company expected the awards to be worth to the executive over time.
Summary The companies behind the booming e-cigarette market -- including Altria Group (NYSE: MO ) , Lorillard (NYSE: LO ) , Reynolds American (NYSE: RAI ) , and Philip Morris International (NYSE: PM ) -- and their investors should prepare for some tough news.
Summary The company said Friday that it has started talks with employee representatives on a proposal to end production at the factory in Bergen op Zoom. Philip Morris International Inc., based in New York, reports that in the last four years, cigarette volumes have weakened in Europe due to economic softness, illicit trade and as consumers shifting to cheaper alternative products.
Summary My favorite part of driving from the Lodge after a day of shooting (we're making new shows for the next couple of weeks)--well, besides getting to relax and nestle into the sofa with Marlboro Man, the kids, and Charlie (it's a very full sofa)--is driving across the creek that leads to our house.
Summary The moon's-eye view of New Zealand wine starts with two words: sauvignon blanc. "We tend to be in the greener, tropical end of the flavor spectrum instead of the huge passion fruit," Stevens says.
Summary The Marlboro County Sheriff's Office has warrants to arrest Anthony Antoine Smith, 34, on charges of Burglary, Malicious Damage To Property, Safecracking, Grand Larceny and Attempted Murder. If you have any information about where deputies can find Smith, you're asked to call the Marlboro County Sheriff's Office.
Summary Detectives believe that Thompson was involved in a carjacking about four miles north of the inmate farm in Hillsborough County, the report stated. The report did not indicate if Thompson was wearing inmate-striped garb at the time of his escape.
Summary The USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service says inspectors discovered the suspected contamination during a routine inspection. The products, including ground beef patties and ground chuck patties, have a "use by" date of Dec. 10, 2014, and carry the establishment number of "Est. 40264" inside the USDA mark of inspection.
Summary Quarterback Tom Brady, playing on the 14th anniversary of his first NFL snap, handled the Lions' top-ranked defense in the league, throwing for 348 yards and two first-half touchdowns to tight end Tim Wright. Brady, who relieved Drew Bledsoe at the end of the Detroit rout on Thanksgiving Day almost a decade-and-a-half ago, registered the 63rd 300-yard game of his career, tying him with Dan Marino for third place on the NFL's all-time list.
Summary Syracuse used two second-half goals to rally past the Nittany Lions 2-1 at the SU Soccer Field in the NCAA second round. Syracuse put relentless pressure on keeper Andrew Wolverton all day, and while the senior made a number of spectacular saves to keep his team in the game, and eight total stops, he and the Nittany Lion defense could not shut the Orange down for all 90 minutes. It was the team-leading 10th goal of the season for the sophomore forward.