Non-Participating Manufacturers 2003

  • A judgment of default was entered against PT. Bentoel Prima by the Sacramento County Superior Court. PT. Bentoel Prima was ordered to bring itself into compliance with California's Non-Participating Manufacturer (NPM) reserve fund law (Health & Safety Code, sections 104555-104557) and was prohibited from selling any of its cigarettes to consumers, either directly or through a distributor, retailer, or other intermediary, within the State of California for two years, commencing June 19, 2003. The two-year ban extends to any and all brands manufactured by PT. Bentoel Prima, including but not limited to the following brands: "Krakatoa", "Jakarta", "Bima", "Kuta", "Terong", "Canadian Express" and "Bentoel".
    View the PT. Bentoel Prima judgment, pdf.
  • A judgment of default was entered against Sekap S.A. Greek Cooperative Cigarette Manufacturing Company ("Sekap") by the Sacramento County Superior Court. Sekap has been ordered to bring itself into compliance with California's non-participating manufacturer (NPM) reserve fund law (Health & Safety Code, §§ 104555-104557)and is prohibited from selling any of its cigarettes to consumers, either directly or through a distributor, retailer, or other intermediary, within the State of California for two years, commencing March 14, 2003.
    View the Sekap judgment, pdf.