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Sep 01, 2017, 03:01 ET Swedish Match Acquires V2 Tobacco

Swedish Match has acquired V2 Tobacco, a privately held smokeless tobacco company, primarily active in Europe. V2 Tobacco is headquartered in...


Jul 21, 2017, 02:34 ET Swedish Match : Half Year Report January - June 2017

Highlights from the second quarter - Sales increased by 8 percent to 4,214 MSEK (3,920) for the second quarter. In local...


Jun 20, 2017, 03:02 ET Swedish Match Repurchases Own Shares

Swedish Match AB (publ) has resolved to repurchase shares during the period June 20, 2017 to July 21, 2017 of an amount up to 250...


May 31, 2017, 04:31 ET Swedish Match (publ) Share Capital and Total Number of Shares

In accordance with the resolution at the Annual General Meeting on May 4, 2017, Swedish Match AB (publ) has cancelled 6,950,000 repurchased...


May 08, 2017, 02:29 ET Swedish Match - Interim Report January - March 2017

- Sales increased by 6 percent to 3,775 MSEK (3,557) for the first quarter. In local currencies, sales increased by 3 percent. -...


May 04, 2017, 13:29 ET Swedish Match Annual General Meeting 2017

Major items approved by today's Annual General Meeting include: - An ordinary dividend of 8.50 SEK per share and a special dividend of...


Mar 29, 2017, 04:53 ET Notice to the Annual General Meeting in Swedish Match AB (publ)

The shareholders of Swedish Match AB (publ), Reg. No. 556015-0756, are hereby notified of the Annual General Meeting to be held on Thursday, May 4,...


Mar 24, 2017, 06:37 ET Swedish Match Publishes Annual Report for 2016

Swedish Match's annual report for 2016 has been published and is available at the Group's website, www.swedishmatch.com/annual-reports. The...


Feb 24, 2017, 05:00 ET New Member Proposed for Swedish Match Board of Directors

At the upcoming Annual General Meeting on May 4, 2017, the Nominating Committee of Swedish Match AB will propose the election of Pauline Lindwall...


Dec 16, 2016, 03:57 ET Swedish Match Extraordinary Shareholders' Meeting 2016

At the Extraordinary Shareholders' Meeting of Swedish Match AB (publ) on December 16, it was resolved, in accordance with the proposal of the Board...


Dec 14, 2016, 12:51 ET FDA Issues a Response to Application From Swedish Match

Swedish Match was informed earlier today by the FDA that General Snus will not, for the time being, be designated as a Modified Risk Tobacco...


Dec 13, 2016, 13:15 ET Ultimate Race Day Giveaway Gives Adrenaline Junkies Chance To Win Once-In-A-Lifetime Trip

Leading moist snuff and chewing tobacco brands Longhorn, Red Man and Timber Wolf, are engaging consumers across multiple touchpoints with The...


Nov 07, 2016, 09:34 ET Swedish Match Announces Market Expansion of First Nicotine Pouch

Swedish Match announced today the expansion of ZYN, a tobacco free nicotine pouch, throughout the western United States. The next generation,...


Oct 18, 2016, 17:30 ET Swedish Match Opens Expanded Owensboro Research & Development Center

Swedish Match today celebrated the grand opening of the expanded Owensboro Research & Development Center. The $3.5 million, 10,000 square...


Sep 29, 2016, 13:03 ET The Swedish Snus Store Opens on Abbot Kinney Boulevard

The Swedish Snus Store pop up shop on Abbot Kinney Boulevard is now open to the public. Through December 2016, the community-focused pop up will...


Nov 19, 2015, 09:30 ET White Owl Announces Upcoming Brand Redesign and Unveils New Website

 White Owl Cigar today announced a brand redesign that includes new packaging and POS that will arrive in stores in January, and the launch of...


Nov 17, 2015, 07:00 ET Swedish Match Natural Leaf Brands Unveils Website

 Swedish Match Natural Leaf Brands (Game, Game Leaf, 1882, Garcia y Vega) today announced the launch of their new website, www.gamecigars.com....


Oct 14, 2013, 12:00 ET New Look for General Snus Is Revealed at the NACS* Show

 Swedish Match has unveiled smart, revolutionary new packaging for General, the world's #1 selling snus.  The new look debuted this...


Jul 10, 2013, 08:00 ET Game® Introduces The Newest Mild Offering Of Red

Game by Garcia y Vega proudly announces the latest innovation in cigarillos, FoilFresh® Red! Cigarillo lovers will enjoy the light mild...


Apr 01, 2013, 12:30 ET Introducing The Longhorn 7.2 Oz. Value Tub

 Longhorn announced today the latest offer for a consumer that saves both time and money, the Longhorn 7.2 oz. value tub.  The launch...


Jan 14, 2013, 13:30 ET New Price Rollback for Longhorn and Timber Wolf Pouches Announced

 Swedish Match announced today that the company is reducing the factory selling price for all Longhorn and Timber Wolf pouches to $.90. ...


Jan 08, 2013, 14:00 ET White Owl® and Game® introduce The New Standard in Cigarillos

 White Owl and Game by Garcia y Vega proudly announce the latest innovation in cigarillos, FoilFresh® Gold!  Cigarillo lovers will...


Jul 16, 2012, 09:30 ET White Owl® and Game® introduce The Darker Side of Smooth™

 White Owl and Game continue to lead category innovation by expanding their mild flavored cigarillo lines with the introduction of Black...


Jul 04, 2012, 09:00 ET Jet/Set/Go! With General Snus

 A weekend that began with the fun and excitement of a Maxim Splash Pool Party in Dallas Texas ended with a surprise private jet trip to Las...


Jun 20, 2012, 16:00 ET The Doors Are Open at the General's Club™

 The doors are officially open for the exclusive General's Club, an incredible new on-line, members-only experience from General Snus. ...