A court in Norway upholds a national ban on displaying tobacco products in stores in plain sight...

A court in Norway upholds a national ban on displaying tobacco products in stores in plain sight as part of a policy to discourage smoking. Major European seller Philip Morris (PM) says it may appeal the decision on the grounds it violates a free trade agreement between the EU and non-member Norway.

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  • chopchop0
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    Philip Morris is PM, not MO. MO is Altria, which covers US operations. Philip Morris Intl sells outside of the US
    14 Sep 2012, 09:17 AM Reply Like
  • Davin Research
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    Since when does MO sell in norway?
    PM does
    14 Sep 2012, 09:31 AM Reply Like
  • narrowback
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    When will SA editors wake up? Confusing MO with PM is not a small error.
    14 Sep 2012, 10:16 AM Reply Like
  • vivaabba
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    It's a wonder they didn't spell Philip with 2 L's.
    14 Sep 2012, 10:33 AM Reply Like
  • piggysun
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    what happened to MO today? a big selloff because of SA readers?
    14 Sep 2012, 01:24 PM Reply Like
  • pvdugo
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    anyone idiot can be a Editor for Seeking Alpha
    14 Sep 2012, 02:21 PM Reply Like
  • Adam Jackson
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    Thank you for noticing this mistake. Our Market Current editors have corrected the post.
    14 Sep 2012, 03:32 PM Reply Like
  • Chez le Bart
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    Makes one skeptical of the worth of SA articles....
    14 Sep 2012, 08:16 PM Reply Like
  • iFrank
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    Stop harping on the authors confusion on MO vs PM. We all know what he meant. Whats important is that Norway has joined Australia
    on an unfair method to reduce cigarette sales.
    15 Sep 2012, 02:13 PM Reply Like
  • jsijimmy
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    Agreed.....First Norway and Australia, then where? The typos are insignificant in this debate.
    15 Sep 2012, 09:14 PM Reply Like
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