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Japan Tobacco International

Japan Tobacco International

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Japan Tobacco International (JTI) is a member of the Japan Tobacco Group of Companies (JT), a leading international tobacco product manufacturer. It markets three of the top ten worldwide cigarette brands: Winston, Mild Seven and Camel. Our global company is headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland. We are a truly international and multicultural business, employing more than 25,000 people around the world. We have 89 offices, 26 factories and 5 R&D centres. Our brands are sold in over 120 countries. In 2009, the Group sold 435 billion cigarettes¹ and generated USD 9.6 billion in net sales.

JTI’s UK trading company is Gallaher Limited, a leading tobacco company with over 1,800 employees. Our UK Head Office is based in Weybridge, Surrey, with manufacturing in Ballymena, Northern Ireland, a National Distribution Centre in Crewe, Cheshire and a Business Service Centre in Manchester. Our brands sold in the UK include Benson & Hedges, Silk Cut, Mayfair, Sterling, Amber Leaf and Hamlet. To support our brands in the UK we have 220 sales people visiting UK retailers on a 4 weekly basis, the sales team is located across the UK.

JTI believes its employees are the driving force behind the Company’s success. The Company is committed to growing its business through continuous investment in its people, which is part of JT’s vision to become the world’s number one tobacco company.

JTI is committed to responsible behaviour and high ethical values in the way it conducts its business. The Company takes pride in being a good corporate citizen and has established corporate, employee, environmental and community policies to reflect its responsibilities as a tobacco manufacturer.

For more information visit www.jti.com

Gallaher Limited is the registered trading company for JTI in the UK