McNiels succeed Kinney as MH A editor and publisher
Posted 05 08 2014
Today, Marlboro Herald Advocate Editor and Publisher since 1971, William L. Kinney Jr., announces the addition of Emeritus to his titles. He is proud and grateful to announce that effective May 6, 2014, his daughter Elisabeth Mayer Kinney McNiel is this newspaper s Publisher and her husband Daniel Edward McNiel is Editor.
Click here for more Bennettsville woman dies in three car collision at Everett, South Main Streets
Posted 05 08 2014
Police have determined who was driving the minivan that caused a fatal three vehicle collision in Bennettsville last weekend, but it will still be several weeks before the investigation is complete. LeVerne Pauling, 52, of 332 Morris Avenue, Bennettsville, died in the wreck that happened Saturday, May 3, at the intersection of Everett and East Main Streets around 4 15 p.m.
Click here for more School board holds budget workshop
Posted 05 08 2014
The general fund budget presented to members of the Marlboro County Board of Education during a workshop Monday totals just over $30 million and is balanced without a tax increase or use of fund balance, Chief Finance Officer Wes Park said.
Click here for more Marlboro Park Hospital operator won’t renew lease in 2015
Posted 05 01 2014
The futures of Marlboro Park Hospital and Chesterfield General Hospital are uncertain following the announcement Tuesday that their operator, Chesterfield/Marlboro LP, will not renew its lease with the building owners next year. The lease expires April 30, 2015, according to a news release issued Tuesday morning. After that, said Jeff Reece, market CEO for both hospitals, «we won’t be operating in (those) building(s) any more.» According to Reece and Wendy Wagner, director of marketing…
Click here for more Marlboro County at bottom of health rankings
Posted 05 01 2014
Marlboro County did not fare well in an annual report that ranks counties in terms of health outcomes and factors. The County Health Rankings & Roadmaps program, a collaboration between the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute, takes a broad look at the health of individual communities.
Click here for more BDDA reviews year, presents awards during annual meeting
Posted 05 01 2014
Bennettsville Downtown Development Association (BDDA) reviewed the past year and presented two prestigious awards during its annual meeting Monday at Bennettsville Community Center. Ken Harmon, BDDA executive director, said BDDA has been in existence for 28 years. He also said that during the past year, Bennettsville has seen six new businesses open and the annual investment in the city has been $1,042,775.
Click here for more Jennifer Geddie Ainsworth is South Carolina Teacher of the Year
Posted 04 24 2014
COLUMBIA Marlboro County native Jennifer Ainsworth of Socastee, Horry County Schools’ Teacher of the Year, was named the South Carolina Teacher of the Year on Wednesday night, during a gala at Columbia Convention Center. Ainsworth, originally from McColl, was one of the top five finalists.
Click here for more Canola fields in bloom
Posted 04 24 2014
Pictured above is a canola field in full bloom off Beauty Spot Road in Bennettsville. Like soybeans, canola is an oilseed crop which is used primarily for cooking oil. This is Marlboro County’s third canola crop,
Click here for more Fire destroys church on Easter Sunday night
Posted 04 24 2014
Smoldering rubble and a lone handicap ramp are virtually all that remain of a Marlboro County church that was damaged by fire on Easter Sunday. It happened around 10 p.m. Sunday, April 20, at Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church, located at 601 Mt. Zion Church Road near Tatum.
Click here for more Baldor to host open house
Posted 04 24 2014
Typically, when a manufacturing plant hosts an open house, with tours of the facility, the purpose is to highlight some new equipment or a milestone in the company’s history. For such occasions, the invitation list is filled with local and state dignitaries, elected officials and business leaders. Baldor Electric in Clio is opening its doors to the community next Thursday, May 1, but with a much different target audience and mission.
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The nation’s leading cigarette manufacturer, Philip Morris USA, boasts the highest revenues, income and market share for more than 20 consecutive years.

Marlboro began as a British company and can trace its history back to the early 1800s when Philip Morris opened as a single British shop on London’s Bond Street selling tobacco and ready made cigarettes.

It was 1902 when Philip Morris &#038 Company incorporated as a small tobacco company in New York City and by 1924 was advertising Marlboro as a cigarette for women with the catchphrase «Mild as May». In 1938 Philip Morris &#038 Company offered preferred stock to the public.

The brand was sold until World War II when it was temporarily removed from the market. In 1954 Philip Morris repositioned Marlboro cigarettes as a cigarette brand for men. By the mid 1950s Philip Morris became famous for its billboard advertisements and ads with the introduction of the first of many rugged cowboys they dubbed the Marlboro Man.

While Philip Morris was the smallest among the six major tobacco companies in the US in 1960, it became the largest cigarette company in the country by 1983. In 2003, Philip Morris changed its name to Altria Group, Inc. and by 2008 completed the spin off of 100 percent of the shares of Philip Morris International to Atria’s shareholders.

Cigarette Brand Portfolio

Marlboro Red Pack Marlboro Silver Pack Marlboro Menthol Marlboro Menthol Smooth 100&#8242 s Marlboro Virginia Blend Marlboro Medium Marlboro Ultra Lights Blend No. 54 Marlboro Mild and various lengths such as King Size or 100s of Marlboro hard and soft pack varieties.

Additional tobacco products include Alpine, Basic, Benson &#038 Hedges, Bristol, Cambridge, Chesterfield, Commander, Dave’s, English Ovals, Lark, L&#038 M, Merit, Parliament, Players, Saratoga and Virginia Slims. Marlboro also manufactures and markets Marlboro Snus, a sit free, tobacco pouch product designed for adult smokers who are interested in smokeless tobacco alternatives to cigarettes.

The following ingredients found in Marlboro cigarettes are identified in descending order by weight tobacco, water, sugars, propylene glycol, glycerol, licorice extract, diammonium phosphate, ammonium hydroxide, cocoa and cocoa products, carob bean and extract and natural and artificial flavors.

What’s more, there are other ingredients added to tobacco at levels less than 0.1 percent in Philip Morris USA cigarettes, including the natural and artificial flavors that give each brand its unique characteristics or the brand recipe and ingredients in the non tobacco components.

Market Information

In 2009, Philip Morris USA market share was 41.8 percent

Marlboro is the No. 1 cigarette brand in every state in the country

Marlboro is the No. 1 brand for men and women across all adult age groups

Marlboro’s share was larger than the next 12 cigarette brands combined in 2009

Philip Morris is searching for ways to reduce the health risks of smoking. For example, the company has developed a type of cigarette paper with banded paper technology that helps reduce the ignition strength of cigarettes as measured by certain test methods.

Marlboro, in order to comply with new regulations from the Food and Drug Administration, had until June 22, 2010 to rebrand tobacco products marketed as lights, ultra lights, medium, mild or any similar brand.

As part of the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act, the FDA will
enforce other restrictions on cigarettes and smokeless tobacco products including eliminating free samples of cigarettes and requirements that new, larger health warning labels for smokeless tobacco products begin to rotate on labels, labeling and advertising. It also prohibits tobacco companies from sponsoring athletic, musical or cultural events.

Philip Morris, in compliance with Federal regulations on the subject of the sales of tobacco products, markets their products to adults who are legally eligible to smoke.

Research &#038 Development

It is developing new product technologies that may reduce the risk of cigarette smoking.

It is exploring a number of reduced harm initiatives and monitoring public literature and information.

The company actively engages with the public health community on topics such as developing potentially reduced harm tobacco products.


Philip Morris runs contests, sweepstakes and coupons to promote their tobacco products. The company will even send you a gift on your birthday. The Marlboro website is the main source of discount codes and printable coupons. You must be a registered member of the site. To sign up for special offers and promotions, including coupons from Marlboro, go directly to the company at Marlboro occasionally has direct mail campaigns during which it mails coupons to registered users.

Typical discount coupons from Philip Morris are for four dollars off a carton and/or one dollar off a pack of cigarettes. Promotion codes, which can be used to obtain some extra offers, can be found on some packs of Marlboro cigarettes as well as on other promotional materials.

Marlboro coupons can be found both online and offline. For example, and offer coupons for a variety of brands, including Marlboro and also visit and and

Quitting Smoking

Public health authorities have not yet determined that any cigarette is less risky. While it can be difficult to quit, Philip Morris USA offers a free information resource called QuitAssist to help smokers quit. The voluntary effort connects smokers who have decided to quit to expert quitting information from public health authorities and others.

In addition, the company provides five steps to help people quit. Get ready, get support, learn new skills and behaviors, get medication and use it correctly and be prepared for relapses or difficult situations. Marlboro maintains studies have shown these five steps will help individuals quit especially if they are used together.

Philip Morris is a wholly owned subsidiary of holding company, Altria Group today.

Other Altria Group companies

U. S. Smokeless Tobacco Company LLC, founded in 1822, produces smokeless tobacco.

John Middleton Company, founded in 1856, manufactures cigars and pipe tobacco.

Ste. Michelle Wine Estates Ltd., founded in 1934, produces classic European varietal wines.

Philip Morris Capital Corporation, formed in 1982, built a diversified portfolio of assets including leveraged and direct finance lease investments.

Philip Morris Forecasts

In late June, Philip Morris revised its earnings outlook and expects to earn $3.70 $3.80 per share. Analysts, on average, were expecting full year earnings of $3.77 a share. The higher projection, compared to the April 2010 guidance, reflects an improved business outlook, in particular with regard to Japan, as well as the positive impact of the reversal of certain tax provisions.

US cigarette industry volume declined about 8 percent in 2009, according to Philip Morris. Yet the cigarette industry accounted for an estimated $77 billion in consumer expenditures in 2009 and had an estimated industry profit pool of roughly $9.4 billion.

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