March 21, 2018 1:55 AM ET


Company Overview of British American Tobacco p.l.c.

Company Overview

British American Tobacco p.l.c. engages in the production and sale of tobacco products. It provides cigarettes and cigars; snus, a low-toxicant smokeless tobacco product; and e-cigarettes and other products, such as vapor and tobacco heating products, as well as nicotine inhalers. The company offers its products under the Dunhill, Kent, Lucky Strike, Pall Mall, Rothmans, Vogue, Viceroy, Kool, Peter Stuyvesant, Craven A, Benson & Hedges, John Player Gold Leaf, State Express 555, and Shuang Xi brands. It also operates a retail store under Vype brand name in Milan. The company sells its products in the Americas, Eastern and Western Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia-Pacific. British ...

Globe House

4 Temple Place

London,  WC2R 2PG

United Kingdom

Founded in 1902

60,593 Employees


44 20 7845 1000


44 20 7240 0555

Key Executives for British American Tobacco p.l.c.

CEO & Executive Director
Age: 60
Total Annual Compensation: 4.2M GBP
Chief Information Officer, Finance Director & Executive Director
Age: 58
Total Annual Compensation: 2.5M GBP
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

British American Tobacco p.l.c. Key Developments

British American Tobacco p.l.c. to Report Second Half, 2017 Sales/Trading Statement Results on Dec 13, 2017

British American Tobacco p.l.c. announced that they will report second half, 2017 sales/trading statement results on Dec 13, 2017

British American Tobacco p.l.c. Declares Second Interim Dividend for the Year Ending 31 December 2017, Payable on 8 February 2018

The board of British American Tobacco p.l.c. has declared a second interim dividend of 43.6 pence per ordinary share of 25 pence for the year ending 31 December 2017. The second interim dividend will be payable on 8 February 2018 to shareholders registered on either the UK main register or the South Africa branch register on 29 December 2017 (the record date).

AustralianSuper Plans To Sell Its Stake In Philip Morris And British American

AustralianSuper is selling out of big tobacco, offloading more than $900 million worth of shares in a punishing blow for the cigarette industry. AustralianSuper is planning to sell out of tobacco merchants including Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM) British American Tobacco p.l.c. (LSE:BATS) over the next two years. It will be the biggest divestment of tobacco stocks yet by an Australian super fund.

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