Philip Morris Envisions Smokeless Future

The COO said the company would eventually quit nicotine, as well By NACS Online // May 24, 2019 Philip Morris International has a vision for the future, and it doesn’t include cigarettes, FOX Businessreports. COO Jacek Olczak told FOX’s Stuart Varney that the company will “absolutely 100%” going smokeless. “We can un-smoke consumers—we can un-smoke…

FDA Under Pressure to Establish CBD Rules

The agency may limit the amount of CBD in food and drinks; public hearing is set for Friday, May 31st By NACS Online // May 30, 2019 On Friday, May 31st, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration will hold its first public hearingon how the federal government should regulate cannabidiol (CBD)  products, and it may end…

Organics Sales Top $50 Billion in U.S.

Sales are accelerating quicker than nonorganics, but the overall organic growth rate is easing. By NACS Online // May 22, 2019 WASHINGTON—U.S. organic sales are still growing faster than the general market, topping $50 billion for the first time in 2018, according to the Organic Trade Association (OTA), the Minneapolis Star Tribunereports. “Organic is now…

How Sulfites Affect a Wine’s Chemistry

Wine professionals discuss sulfur’s impact on everything from oxidation to aromatic compounds and texture By Rémy Charest // SevenFifty // May 16, 2019 The emergence of natural wine and the strong viewpoints that sometimes come with it-or against it-have generated endless arguments about sulfite additions and their effects on wine. Chemistry may be more useful…

Register Now for Treasury’s May and June Outreach Events 

You’re Invited… The Michigan Treasury routinely hosts free educational seminars throughout Michigan connecting businesses, tax service providers, and other stakeholders with Treasury representatives. These seminars provide an opportunity to learn about important tax processing and tax compliance topics as well as Treasury updates. Our ongoing goal through this outreach program is to enhance communication, foster a culture of…