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The Most Expensive Cigarettes

| Tobacco News | December 10, 2014

In the recent decades the most  expensive brand of cigarettes was considered «Treasurer». One of this luxury, beautifully designed cigarettes  costs 24 €. These cigarettes are sold only in specialty stores, in the largest cities of about 40 countries around the world, and they are manufactured in an amount of only 2,5 thousands monthly.

Another contender, though valuable not so much because of the content, but because of the packs were released by Lucky Strike in 2006. To this day, a pack of cigarettes from this brand holds a leading position as the most expensive.

treasurer-gold

Price of 100 thousand dollars is due not necessarily to the highest quality of cigarettes, but  to expensive materials from which the packet was made. Lucky Strike commissioned one pack of smokes to be produced that proudly boasts 18ct white gold package that displays one large diamond and one large ruby. Throughout some of the recent years the most expensive pack of Lucky Strike cigarettes exhibited at airports in Europe.

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Cigarettes Like A Medicine: How Smoking Was Promoted Half A Century Ago

| Tobacco News | November 30, 2014

Promoting Smoking

The fight against smoking in the last decade has reached incredible scale: threatening inscriptions on packs, frightening illustration stricter every year bans. From enjoyable smoking habit gradually turned into harmful and cigarette advertising is now seen by many as something immoral. And it is hard to imagine that in the middle of the last century, this product was moving with such panache.

Brands such as Lucky Strike, Camel, Viceroy used in advertising not just images of ordinary consumers, and, importantly, doctors and athletes. Cigarettes were presented not only as a way to relax, get a charge of vivacity, but also as a tool capable of positively affect the condition of the body.

For example, the Camel brand has repeatedly said that cigarette smoking during and after meals may contribute to a better absorption of food. Here are some examples of advertising known brands of cigarettes half a century ago.
More Doctors Smoke Camels

 

Physicians Say Luckies

Viceroys Filter Smoke

Smoke Camel For Digestion

Smoke Camels

Spud Imperial

Reach Lucky Strike

Reach For A Lucky

Pall Mall Flavor

Pall Mall

 

Philip Morris

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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