By introducing needling machines in Macedonia, we have reduced the number of labor days from 358 in 2011 to 265 in 2015. Click Here to learn more about how we're helping contracted growers reduce costs and improve quality.
We have reduced our electricity use by 1.8 million kWh/year in four of our U.S. facilities. Click here to learn more about the ways we are reducing our impact on the environment.
Alliance One International, Inc. (NYSE:AOI) today announced the pending retirement of Norman A. Scher from the Board of Directors, effective as of the 2016 Annual Shareholders Meeting.
As part of Alliance One’s commitment to environmental sustainability, we are working with farmers to properly manage waste on their farms as well as minimize the impact of crop protection agents (CPAs) used in tobacco production in Thailand.
At the end of December 2014, Alliance One and several other tobacco companies signed the Eliminating Child Labor in Tobacco (ECLT) Foundation Pledge of Commitment. This action reinforces all ECLT members’ policies and practices in combatting child labor in…
Alliance One International (AOI) is a leading independent leaf tobacco merchant serving the world's cigarette manufacturers. The company was formed on May 13, 2005, as a result of the merger of DIMON Incorporated and Standard Commercial Corporation, both world leaders in in providing customers with high-quality tobacco and superior customer service. The creation of Alliance One brings together 200 years of combined experience and expertise, establishing a formidable competitor with a clear focus on its customers, as well as a vision for the future.
Alliance One selects, purchases, processes, packs, stores and ships leaf tobacco. In certain developing markets, we also provide agronomy expertise and financing for the growing of leaf tobacco. Alliance One neither manufactures nor sells cigarettes or other consumer tobacco products. Our shares trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol AOI.