Dating dunhill tins
This new technique allowed the ink on the litho stone to be passed to a cardboard cylinder (later, rubber would be used) and then offset onto the tin.
It’s a pioneering brand, which has led the way since 1952.
In the 1500s, European explorers returned home from the New World laden with tobacco and Native American pipes.
At first, pipe makers copied these designs, but pipes quickly evolved into the recognizable shapes that we know today.
Our five leading tobacco brands – our Global Drive Brands (GDBs) – are Dunhill, Kent, Lucky Strike, Pall Mall and Rothmans.
They play a key role in our growth strategy and in 2016 accounted for 49% of all the cigarettes we sold, up from 32% in 2011.