U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company

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U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company (USSTC) is the number one Smokeless Tobacco manufacturer in the United States (US), holding approximately 56% of the US market (in volume) in January 2012 according to market research company Nielsen.[1]

Background

In 2008 U.S Smokeless Tobacco Company was acquired by Altria.[2] Prior to 2001 it was known as U.S. Tobacco Company (UST).

The company owns the following moist smokeless tobacco brands: Copenhagen, Skoal, Skoal Bandits, Red Seal and Husky.

Management

Its senior management team is:[3]

  • Peter P. Paoli, President and Chief Executive Officer
  • Jen P. Campbell, Vice President Skoal
  • Mary A. Gordon, Vice President Manufacturing
  • Brian W. Quigley, Vice President Copenhagen

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Relevant Link

U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company's website

References

  1. Swedish Match Investor Presentation US moist snuff market shares, 22 February 2012, accessed 12 March 2012
  2. U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company website, Our History, undated, accessed 12 March 2012
  3. U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company website, Our Leadership, undated, accessed 12 March 2012