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Controlling over 20% of the US market, RJ Reynolds is the second largest cigarette manufacturer today. RJ Reynolds is the company that owns Camel, the oldest and most controversial modern cigarette brand.

RJ Reynolds is responsible for four of today's Top 10 cigarette brands - Camel, Winston, Salem and Doral. Other brands in the portfolio include Century, Magna, Monarch, More, Now, and Sterling.

Founded in 1875, the company first manufactured chewing tobacco, and later pipe tobacco and cigarettes. Camel cigarettes were the first modern cigarettes on the market in 1913. Between 1958 and 1983, RJ Reynolds was the leading cigarette manufacturer.

The largest of the company's manufacturing plants is located in Tobaccoville, North Carolina.