South Korea - BAT Korea launching Dunhill Nanocut 1 mg, next week..

Not exact image of Korean version..
December 23, 2010 - British American Tobacco (BAT) Korea, one of the foremost producers of cigarettes in Korea, said on Wednesday, December 22rd the launch of Dunhill Nanocut 1mg.

Dunhill Nanocut is a super slim cigarette that BAT Korea released earlier this year in 4mg to positive feedback. The brand has consistently won the hearts and minds of adult smokers and BAT Korea looks to broaden the variety of cigarettes with the 1mg version.

The company said that the debut of 1mg offer would provide consumers with an opportunity to experience the premium super slim cigarette in a milder form with a smooth taste.

The new product will be available starting next week at 2,500 won (2.17 USD) a pack.

According to research firm AC Nielsen, BAT Korea carved out 18 percent of the market during the third quarter of 2009. (Korea - BAT - winning the hearts and minds of customers based on tactics tailored to local tastes..)

Reference: BAT unveils Dunhill Nanocut 1mg, The Korea Times, 12/22/2010.

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