|04.24.2014||Lorillard Responds to Proposed FDA Deeming Regulations for Electronic Cigarettes|
|Company is Encouraged Proposed e-Cigarette Regulations Reflect Potential for Reduced Harm
GREENSBORO, N.C., April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lorillard, Inc. (NYSE: LO), the third largest tobacco company in the United States and owner of blu eCigs, the leading U.S. electronic cigarette company, responded to proposed regulations published today by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regarding the electronic cigarette industry.
Lorillard applauds the Agency's initial efforts to establi... |
|04.24.2014||Lorillard, Inc. Reports First Quarter Results|
|GREENSBORO, N.C., April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lorillard, Inc. (NYSE: LO) announced today its results for the quarter ended March 31, 2014.
First Quarter Highlights
Reported (GAAP) diluted earnings per share decreased $0.12 per share compared to the first quarter of 2013 primarily due to lower non-recurring benefits related to certain MSA payment disputes.
Adjusted (Non-GAAP) diluted earnings per share increased 4.5% over last year to $0.69.
Cigarettes adjusted operating income (... |
|04.14.2014||Lorillard Praises New Kentucky Law Barring Electronic Cigarette Sales to Minors|
|FRANKFORT, Ky., April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Murray S. Kessler, Chairman, President and CEO of Lorillard, Inc. (NYSE: LO), the parent company of blu eCigs, today praised legislation signed into law by Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear, which will bar minors from buying electronic cigarettes, as an example of responsible regulation.
"Legislation that prevents the sale or distribution of electronic cigarettes to minors is the right thing to do," said Mr. Kessler, who attended the bill signing toda... |
|04.11.2014||Lorillard to Release First Quarter 2014 Results on Thursday, April 24, 2014|
|GREENSBORO, N.C., April 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lorillard, Inc. (NYSE: LO), the third largest tobacco company in the United States, today announced that it will release first quarter 2014 results on Thursday, April 24, 2014.
A conference call for analysts and investors will begin at 1:00 p.m. Eastern Time on Thursday, April 24, 2014, which will be hosted by Murray S. Kessler, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, and David H. Taylor, Executive Vice President, Finance and Planning... |