Altria Group owns three premier tobacco operating companies. Each has a leading position in the largest and most profitable United States tobacco categories: cigarettes, smokeless tobacco products and large machine-made cigars.
Our tobacco businesses are complemented by strategic investments in the alcohol business. Altria owns Ste. Michelle Wine Estates, and maintains a 27 percent economic interest in SABMiller plc.
Our companies share a heritage of creating exceptionally crafted products and strong brands. In fact,
Today, Philip Morris USA has approximately half of U.S. cigarette market share, led by Marlboro – one of America’s most iconic brands – and L&M, Parliament and Virginia Slims.
U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company is the world’s leading producer of moist smokeless tobacco, the fastest growing U.S. tobacco segment. Copenhagen and Skoal are the two leading U.S. premium smokeless tobacco brands.
John Middleton’s Black & Mild brand is one of the best-selling large machine-made cigars in the U.S.
Ste. Michelle Wine Estates’ broad wine portfolio receives consistent acclaim and high ratings from wine connoisseurs around the world.
Nu Mark, an Altria Innovation Company, develops and markets innovative tobacco products for adult tobacco consumers. It sells MarkTen e-vapor products.