The Tale of Two Tobacco Giants & Two Triad Cities

The Tale of Two Tobacco Giants & Two Triad Cities

6:38am May 30, 2014
The city of Winston-Salem and community partners are finding new uses for the former R.J. Reynolds Tobacco manufacturing plant in Winston-Salem. The site has been redeveloped and now houses Wake Forest Innovation Quarter. Reynolds American's corporate headquarters are located in downtown Winston-Salem.
Keri Brown

In this week’s Business Report, a team of reporters from the Triad Business Journal is taking a closer look at the possible merger between  Reynolds American & Lorillard Tobacco Co. and the impact the merger could have on the Triad.

WFDD’s Keri Brown sat down with Mark Sutter, the editor of the Triad Business Journal, to find out what they uncovered.

To read more about the newspaper’s stories on the possible tobacco merger, and for more breaking business news go to

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