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Marlboro

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Marlborough

(märl`bərō), city (1990 pop. 31,813), Middlesex co., E Mass.; settled on the site of a Native American village 1657, inc. as a city 1890. A shoe-manufacturing center for many years, Marlboro now produces plastic and paper products, sporting goods, computer equipment, and chemicals. It is also a commercial and business center. The community was almost destroyed (1676) in King Philip's WarKing Philip's War,
1675–76, the most devastating war between the colonists and the Native Americans in New England. The war is named for King Philip, the son of Massasoit and chief of the Wampanoag. His Wampanoag name was Metacom, Metacomet, or Pometacom.
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Paul Riley, PMFTC president said the company wants Marlboro to be reclassified to much lower tier due to declining sales as consumers turn to cheaper brands and illegal cigarettes.
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It is critical for our company that we secure the approval of the (BIR) for our request to register Marlboro Original, Marlboro Gold Lights, Marlboro Menthol, and Marlboro Black Menthol" in the low price category, PMFTC President Paul Riley said in a letter to BIR Assistant Commissioner Alfredo V.
Neither car carried the Marlboro name because of a clause in the 1998 tobacco settlement that prohibits cigarette manufacturers from sponsoring entries in more than one racing series.
In April 1993, in response to increasing price consciousness among consumers, the company announced the Marlboro Leadership Program, which lowered the list price of the brand by about 40 cents per pack.
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