CANADA | Marlboro maker in takeover talks with cannabis firm Cronos

Cartons of Marlboro cigarettes
An Altria-Cronos deal would represent one of the largest tie-ups between mainstream tobacco and the marijuana sector. Photograph: Gerry Broome/AP

Altria, the maker of Malboro cigarettes, is in talks about a potential takeover of the Canadian cannabis producer Cronos as it seeks to diversify its business beyond traditional smokers.


Source: reposted by Cannabis News World . Original article by Staff and Reuters

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