British American Tobacco SA acquires Twisp

Cape Town – British American Tobacco South Africa (BATSA) has signed an agreement to acquire 100% of Twisp Proprietary Limited, a vapour company based in SA.

BAT said in a statement its aim is to grow the next generation products (NGP) category to offer consumers a choice of alternatives to smoking.

This deal will push foward the company’s goal of expansion into the South African market.

BATSA CEO Soraya Benchikh said Twisp is a leading vaping supplier in SA and that the acquisition will contribute towards BAT’s growth and sustainability.

“We already have a large footprint elsewhere in the world. We …read more