Philip Morris International Inc.’s (NYSE / Paris Euronext: PM) Chief Executive Officer, André Calantzopoulos, addresses investors today at the CAGNY Conference in Boca Raton, Florida, and is joined for the Q&A session by Chief Financial Officer, Jacek Olczak.
The presentation and Q&A session are being webcast live, in a listen-only mode, beginning at approximately 1:45 p.m. ET, at www.pmi.com. An archived copy of the webcast, together with presentation remarks and slides, will be available on the same site.
Elements of the presentation include key market dynamics, drivers of Marlboro’s renewed market share momentum and plans for the second stage of its brand architecture, and the company’s incremental growth opportunities, including potentially reduced-risk products.The presentation, related discussion and this release contain statements that, to the extent they do not relate strictly to historical or current facts, constitute "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the Safe Harbor Provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such forward-looking statements are based on current plans, estimates and expectations, and are not guarantees of future performance. They are based on management's expectations that involve a number of business risks and uncertainties, any of which could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed in or implied by the forward-looking statements. The risks and uncertainties relating to the forward-looking statements in the presentation, related discussion and this release include those described under Item 1A. “Risk Factors” in PMI’s Form 10-Q for the quarter ended September 30, 2013, filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. PMI does not undertake to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements, except in the normal course of its public disclosure obligations. About Philip Morris International Inc. Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) is the leading international tobacco company, with seven of the world’s top 15 international brands, including Marlboro, the number one cigarette brand worldwide. PMI’s products are sold in more than 180 markets. In 2013, the company held an estimated 15.7% share of the total international cigarette market outside of the U.S., or 28.2% excluding the People’s Republic of China and the U.S. For more information, see www.pmi.com.