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Educating Influencers to Move Harm Reduction Forward​
David Sylvia explains the importance of "a dialogue that starts to build trust," and how Altria relies on external engagement to help move harm reduction forward.​
 
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Educating Influencers to Move Harm Reduction Forward​
David Sylvia explains the importance of "a dialogue that starts to build trust," and how Altria relies on external engagement to help move harm reduction forward.​
 
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Latest Stories​
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​Altria is helping bring IQOS to market. But in a relatively new brand category, responsibility remains at the forefront of our marketing practices. Jon Moore explains why.​
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​Keeping our tobacco products out of kids' hands is a responsibility that extends to all stakeholders, including retailers. Chris Smith explains how we're working with our trade partners to help ensure a legal age of purchase.
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​Ingrid Lassiter explains how Altria is working towards a 15 percent supplier diversity utilization goal, which will help spark innovation in our business, sharpen our competitive advantage and bring us a vast array of insights.
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​Linwood Sykes discusses Altria's GAP Connections program, which works with our contracted growers to establish Good Agricultural Practices, meet societal expectations and embrace standards that will lead to their success.
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​Learn how Altria is investing in skilled trade and apprenticeship programs to set up its employees for meaningful, long-term careers. Hear from one of PM USA's electrician apprentices and what the program means to him.​
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​Julia Marshel explains the importance of finding a safe and inclusive space at the office, and how cultures at Altria are shifting to allow our employees to bring "their full selves to work."
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​In May 2018, more than 70 diverse suppliers gathered at Altria’s Headquarters in Richmond to connect, learn and network as part of Altria's longstanding commitment to Supplier Diversity and Inclusion.​
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​Mark Bradby discusses Altria’s marketing compliance review process, revealing that "our employees are trained daily" to take the higher ground.
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​Janet Santana, Chair of Altria's Employee Resource Group Sí, explains how Altria's ERGs engage employees of diverse backgrounds and impact our business and our culture.
​Learn how one of Altria's Values – Sharing with Others – comes to life for Wendy, Executive Director of ACECF​.​​​
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​​Hear from Claudia Mills, Associate Manager, Sales Communications, Altria Group Distribution Company, on how we maintain effective and clear communications with our trade partners.​​
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Meet Andrea, Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer, and find out how leveraging diverse talents is helping us tackle important challenges.
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​Meet Mohamadi, who leads the Scientific Strategy & Advocacy Group​ at Altria that provides scientific evidence for tobacco harm reduction.​​
​Senior Manager of Corporate Citizenship, Amber Roos, shares the ways Success360°​ aids in underage tobacco prevention through targeted grants and support of key nonprofits.​​
​This year, the Fund celebrates 15 years – having distributed 1,886 grants totaling $49.8 million. In 2016 alone, employees contributed $3.9 million that was distributed to 144 grantees.
​​Philip Morris USA took an innovat​ive approach to protecting a river that helped build America. Take a closer look.​
​Giving back has been part of who we are for more than 50 years. It all started with one employee and an idea.​
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