At Altria, our mission is to own and develop financially disciplined businesses that are leaders in responsibly providing adult tobacco and wine consumers with superior branded products.
Altria Group is the parent company of Philip Morris USA, U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company, John Middleton Co., and Nu Mark LLC. Altria also owns Ste. Michelle Wine Estates and Philip Morris Capital Corporation. In addition, Altria Group holds a continuing economic and voting interest in SABMiller. Philip Morris USA is the nation’s leading cigarette manufacturer. U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company is the leading producer and marketer of moist smokeless tobacco. John Middleton is a leading manufacturer of cigars and pipe tobacco. Nu Mark is focused on responsibly developing and marketing innovative tobacco products for adult tobacco consumers in a financially disciplined way. Ste. Michelle Wine Estates ranks among the top 10 producers of premium wines in the United States. Philip Morris Capital Corporation is an investment company that manages a portfolio of leased assets.
Altria Group Distribution Company (AGDC) is an Altria subsidiary that provides sales, distribution, and consumer engagement services to Altria’s tobacco companies. AGDC focuses on increasing efficiency and helping these companies better connect with adult tobacco consumers and strengthen relationships with thousands of retailers and wholesalers nationwide. AGDC designs and executes trade programs to grow Altria’s tobacco companies’ businesses and their customers’ businesses.