Camel No-Filter Regular
Camel if brand of R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company. In the beginning of XXth century tobacco lovers preferred to roll-on their own cigarettes and nobody could even imagine that on the market may appear cigarettes previously rolled-up and packed in the pack.
R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company has developed more attractive cigarette flavor by using Turkish paper imitating stylish for that time tobacco flavor of Egyptian cigarettes. In such a way Company has dumped with their products and during one year has sold 425 million packs of cigarettes.
Till the moment of launching widely recognized brand R.J. Reynolds has run advertising campaign during several months with slogan "The Camels are coming!" (by analogy with folk Scottish song "The Campbells Are Coming") arousing interest of audience. This marketing trick has made cigarettes popular immediately after their launch. Starting price for 20 cigarettes was 10 cents and Camel has quickly acquired popularity in the country. Company has used such advertising trick as involvement of circus camel, Old Joe that was used for distribution free cigarettes.
Camel cigarettes were remembered with their soft pack for usual cigarettes sort without filter (Camel Straights or Regulars). In 2000 Reynolds Tobacco Company has presented Camel Turkish Gold cigarettes without menthol but in summer 2001 have been launched Camel Turkish Jade cigarettes with menthol.
Pack of Camel Turkish Gold cigarettes
In 2005 Camel cigarettes have updated their name on cigarette paper by changing the filter color and design. Also in 2005 were launched Turkish Silvers, ultra lights cigarettes from all known cigarettes with Turkish tobacco. Turkish Royal are considered full-fledged sort in flavor aspect and Turkish Gold - as lights.
Pack of Camel Turkish Roayl cigarettes
Success of Camel cigarettes consisted in fact that was used tobacco that represented tobacco blending of high quality. Camel cigarettes were first cigarette brand that have used mixture of Turkish tobacco Samsun and Izmir, large-leaved tobacco Virginia and tobacco Burley. In the USA Burley tobacco is grown in an eight-state belt with about 70% produced in Kentucky. Tennessee grows approximately 20% of Burley tobacco. Such blending appeared to be lighter for smoking than strong and harsh tobacco used for many other sorts of cigarettes.
Sort of cigarettes Camel Crush (Bold) is known with string and pleasant menthol flavor.
Camel Filters Full Flavor have astringent flavor and don't cause cough when smoking at mornings.
Camel Turkish Royal Cigarette has pleasant and mild flavor that can be compared with sweet, rich flavor of Turkish tobacco.
Camel cigarettes today are not as advertised as they were in the past. However, they are popular and are sold in more than 90 countries. Such sorts are popular as Classic, Turkish and Exotic Blends. But the trade mark is one of the five world tobacco brands.
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