Lorillard Tobacco Company is the 3rd largest cigarettes manufacturer in the United States. Lorillard Tobacco Company was founded in the year 1760 and it is one of the oldest companies that continuously operate in the tobacco business. Lorillard Tobacco Company operates as a subsidiary of the Lorillard Inc. Lorillard Tobacco Company owns Newport which the company's premium cigarettes brand currently the top selling menthol cigarette and the 2nd largest cigarette in terms of sales in the US. The company also owns other brands which are Kent, Old Gold, Maverick and True. Through these 5 brands, the company provides over 43 different products to the consumers. Lorillard Tobacco Company is based in Greensboro, North Carolina.