|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... |
|03.31.2014||Lorillard Elects New Board Member|
|Jerry W. Levin Joins Lorillard Board as an Independent Director
GREENSBORO, N.C., March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lorillard, Inc. (NYSE: LO), the third largest tobacco company in the United States, today announced the election of Jerry W. Levin to its Board of Directors, effective immediately. The Board is now comprised of nine members, eight of whom are non-executive independent directors.
"We are delighted that Jerry has joined our Board. He brings extensive leadership and strategic expe... |
|02.20.2014||Lorillard, Inc. Announces 12 Percent Increase in Quarterly Dividend|
|GREENSBORO, N.C., Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lorillard, Inc. (NYSE: LO), the third largest manufacturer of cigarettes in the United States, announced today that its Board of Directors approved a 12% increase in the quarterly dividend on its common stock from $0.55 per share to $0.615 per share. The dividend is payable on March 10, 2014 to stockholders of record as of February 28, 2014.
This step marks the sixth dividend increase and a doubling of the quarterly dividend rate since Lorill... |