RJR to Halt Marketing of Two Cigarette Brands

september 19, 2003  09:44 am
Smokers will still find Winston and Doral cigarettes on store shelves across the country. They just won't be seeing them much anywhere else. As part of a huge effort to cut costs that includes the layoffs of 2,600 workers, R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Holdings said yesterday that it would jettison advertising and promotion efforts for the once-popular brands.