April 28, 2017 6:09 PM ET


Company Overview of U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company LLC

Company Overview

U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company LLC manufactures and markets moist smokeless tobacco to adult tobacco consumers. The company sells its products directly and through retailers. U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company LLC was formerly known as United States Tobacco Company and changed its name to U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company LLC in 2001. The company was founded in 1911 and is based in Richmond, Virginia with manufacturing facilities in Nashville, Tennessee; Franklin Park, Illinois; and Hopkinsville, Kentucky. U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company LLC operates as a subsidiary of UST LLC.

6601 West Broad Street

Richmond, VA 23230

United States

Founded in 1911





Key Executives for U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company LLC

Chief Executive Officer and President
Age: 42
Vice President
Vice President of Manufacturing
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company LLC Key Developments

U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company Recalls Certain Smokeless Tobacco Products Manufactured at Franklin Park, IL Facility

U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company is recalling certain of its smokeless tobacco products, manufactured at the company’s facility in Franklin Park, IL. The company has notified the U.S. Food and Drug Administration of the recall and is working with federal authorities on this matter. The company initiated the recall after receiving eight consumer complaints of foreign metal objects. In each case, the object was visible to the consumer and there have been no reports of consumer injury. Complaints have been received from consumers in Indiana, Texas, North Carolina, Tennessee, Wisconsin and Ohio. The products at issue were manufactured solely in the company’s Franklin Park, IL facility and distributed nationally. The select cans subject to this recall: Cope Brand Products Long Cut Straight. Copenhagen Brand Products: Extra Long Cut Natural, Long Cut Mint, Long Cut Southern Blend, Pouch Mint, Pouch Wintergreen, Long Cut (overseas military only), Fine Cut (overseas military only), Long Cut Straight (overseas military only), Long Cut Wintergreen (overseas military only), Pouch (overseas military only), Fine Cut Plastic Can (only available in Alaska and Hawaii), Long Cut Plastic Can (only available in Alaska and Hawaii) and Pouch Plastic Can (only available in Alaska and Hawaii). Husky Brand Products Fine Cut Natural: Long Cut Straight and Long Cut Wintergreen. Skoal Brand Products: Bandit Mint, Bandit Wintergreen, Long Cut Apple Tobacco Blend, Long Cut Berry Tobacco Blend, Long Cut Cherry, Long Cut Citrus Tobacco Blend, Long Cut Classic, Long Cut Peach Tobacco Blend, Long Cut Spearmint, Pouch Apple Tobacco Blend, Pouch Berry Tobacco Blend, Pouch Citrus Tobacco Blend, Snus Mint, Snus Smooth Mint, Xtra Long Cut Mint, Xtra Long Cut Rich Tobacco Blend, Xtra Long Cut Wintergreen, Xtra Pouch Crisp Tobacco Blend, Xtra Pouch Mint Blend, Xtra Pouch Rich Tobacco Blend, Fine Cut Wintergreen (overseas military only), Long Cut Mint (overseas military only), Long Cut Straight (overseas military only), Long Cut Wintergreen (overseas military only), Pouch Mint (overseas military only) and Pouches Wintergreen (overseas military only). This recall applies to lots with no printed code on the bottom of the can, or with codes that begin with the letters “F”, “R”, “K”, or “P”.

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