Altria Continues to Expand Reach in Other Market Areas

Altria Continues to Expand Reach in Other Market Areas

Altria Group Inc., one of the largest tobacco manufacturers in the nation, continues to expand their reach into other markets as the company invests more into noncombustible products. The company has invested in a oral nicotine delivery system with a Canadian developer. Through a subsidiary, Altria has agreed to a deal in research and development […]

Flying Taxi Prototype by Boeing

Flying Taxi Prototype by Boeing

This past Tuesday, Boeing Co. completed the first test flight of a flying car that is designed to fly passengers over busy and congested city streets. The test flight shows a small glimpse into the future of transportation in which Boeing and other companies are hoping to change and shape as we continue moving forward. […]

Altria Makes Investment in Vaping Company Juul

Altria Makes Investment in Vaping Company Juul

Tobacco company, Altria Group Inc., has agreed to a $12.8 billion investment for a 35% stake of the large vaping company, Juul Labs Inc. Altria will now be participating in the vaping industry only through Juul. Altria made the strategic move for the following reasons: Provides a significant stake in the largest and fastest growing […]

New York City Hopes to Ban Cashless Retailers

New York City Hopes to Ban Cashless Retailers

The New York City Council recently proposed a new bill that could limit retailers’ frictionless goals and ambitions. Under the new bill introduced by the New York City Council, retailers would be fined for not accepting cash as a form of payment. The bill was introduced Ritchie Torres who represents the working-class communities of the […]

FDA Thinking About Banning Flavored E-Cigs in C-Stores

FDA Thinking About Banning Flavored E-Cigs in C-Stores

It is no secret at this point that the FDA has been targeting the sale of flavored e-cigarettes. According to the CNBC, in one the latest updates, the FDA commissioner publicly targeted the sale of flavored e-cigarettes at convenience stores. In a recent interview on the “Squawk Box”, commissioner Scott Gottlieb said that the FDA […]

Signatures Now Optional for Mastercard

Signatures Now Optional for Mastercard

Mastercard has become the first credit card company to not require signatures on the card itself and when purchasing an item. Due to the changes in security and technology advancements in identity verification, Mastercard made the announcement stating that signatures are optional on receipts and the card. Not having to sign a receipt after a […]

Soda Prices to be Raised by Manufacturers

Soda Prices to be Raised by Manufacturers

  According to a Restaurant Business magazine, manufacturers are likely to an increase their soda prices due to costs imposed by a shortage of truck drivers and the tariffs put in place by the Trump administration. Carbonated beverages in North America are already seeing a price increase by Coca Cola Co. and their bottlers. The move was […]

Schraders Ticket to Savings

Schraders Ticket to Savings

Did you ever envy the people sitting in the front row at your favorite concert or wonder how someone got to sit ringside or court side?  Schraders Convenience Stores developed a monthly promotion titled Schraders Ticket to Savings.  Everyone has the chance to be a VIP at the biggest and best events in Northern Colorado. […]