About Scandinavian Tobacco Group A/S

Our Group is all about creating moments of great enjoyment for smokers. We take pride in our fantastic international brands and successful regional brands, all developed, refined and innovated by talented people who are passionate about their work.

Today, Scandinavian Tobacco Group is a world leading manufacturer of cigars and traditional pipe tobacco. We also hold a strong position in the fine-cut tobacco category in the Scandinavian, US and other markets.

Worldwide presence

The Group employs approximately 7,600 people in the Dominican Republic, Honduras, Nicaragua, Indonesia, Europe, New Zealand, Australia, Canada and the US.

We have 17 sales offices in North America, Europe, New Zealand and Australia, and we have sales to more than 100 countries around the world.

In the US, we have a market-leading position in handmade cigars and catalogue and internet sales through our ownership of General Cigar and Cigars International.

Great, leading brands 

Our portfolio contains more than 200 leading brands, including the cigar brands Café Crème, La Paz, Macanudo, CAO, Partagas (US) and Cohiba (US). Pipe tobacco brands include Captain Black, Erinmore, Borkum Riff and W.Ø. Larsen, while our leading fine-cut tobacco brands include Bugler, Break, Escort, Bali Shag and Tiedemanns.


Scandinavian Tobacco Group is a publicly listed company on the Nasdaq Copenhagen.