British American Tobacco Hellas S.A.
27 Ag. Thoma Street, Marousi, 15124 Athens, Greece
British American Tobacco in Greece
The company holds a strong position at the global tobacco industry for over 116 years. Our business was founded in September 1902 and today is one of the world’s leading, multicategory consumer goods companies, while it employs more than 55,000 people, and has a portfolio with more than 200 brands distributed in more than 200 markets.
In Greece, British American Tobacco Hellas S.A. was established on November 20th 1999 following the merger of the companies British American Tobacco Ltd and Rothmans Distribution S.A. Ιn 2008, British American Tobacco Hellas and Scandinavian Tobacco Hellas joined forces following the acquisition of the cigarette business Skandinavisk Tobakskompagni A/S (“ST”) at an international level.
British American Tobacco Hellas, with approximately 100 employees, is today one of the leaders of the Greek tobacco industry, an employer and a socially responsible company with high distinctions and innovative practices, consistent in its commitment to bringing value every day to Greek society.
British American Tobacco has chosen Greece to be one of the first countries in the world to have the full range of Group’s Next Generation, potentially reduced risk, Products, with the Tobacco Heating Product glo TM and the electronic cigarette of closed system Vype.
The company’s brand portfolio in cigarettes and roll-your-own cigarettes, includes Prince, Peter Stuyvesant, Lucky Strike, Pall Mall, Dunhill, Rothmans and Craven.
Actively supporting the Greek economy, British American Tobacco invests significantly every year in Geek tobacco producers and suppliers, supports thousands of tobacco retailers and distributors all over Greece and has a significant contribution in taxes to the Greek state.