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Premium Cigarettes: Distributor Data
Distributor Data: Premium Cigarettes (C-Stores & Travel Plazas)
Calendar year 2013
The No. 1 premium cigarette UPC shipped by McLane in 2013 was the Marlboro Gold Box King. The Marlboro brand made up 60% of premium-cigarette cartons shipped by McLane.
|Market Share by UPC|
|Cigarette UPC||Share of carton sales|
|Marlboro Gold Box King||12.4%|
|Marlboro Red Box King||7.3%|
|Newport Menthol Box King||5.9%|
|Newport Menthol Box 100||5.2%|
|Marlboro Special Blend Gold Box King||4.0%|
|Marlboro Gold Box 100||3.4%|
|Marlboro Special Blend Gold Box 100||2.8%|
|Marlboro Red Box 100||2.5%|
|Marlboro Silver Box King||2.4%|
|Marlboro Special Blend Red Box King||2.2%|
|Market Share by Brand|
|Brand||Share of carton sales|
|Benson & Hedges||0.3%|
Source: McLane Co.
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