Historical Facts About Marlboro Cigarettes
The famous Marlboro cigarette brand was firstly created in England in 1847 and was initially directed to the female smokers.
Later, in the XX century the brand emerged in the USA. Insisting on the 'mild' taste of Marlboro cigarettes the brand was targeted again at the female part of smokers. During the World War II the brand was taken off the market.
Only in 1950 Marlboro was introduced to the market again together with the negative comments about the smoking habit. However at that time the majority of cigarettes sold at the market were non-filtered. Marlboro brand was a pleasant exclusion. The cigarettes of this brand were filtered and it was really a step forward to win against the general smoking situation. Smokers noticed very soon the new brand that beneficially differentiated from other common brands.
Later on the company decided to stop promoting Marlboro as female cigarettes and to introduce the new images. Thus in 50-s the main icons representing Marlboro cigarettes were those of various macho types. The first icon of this type was the 'Tatooed Man'. After that there followed other images.
In the 70-s Marlboro cigarettes became the most popular brand keeping its positions on the top till nowadays. The secret of Marlboro success hides in its unique character referring to all the criteria: flavor shades, outlook, price and style. Having undergone many difficulties on its way Marlboro brand managed to overcome the obstacles to conquer the smoking world finally.
Today due to the prohibition of the usage of such definitions as 'mild', 'light' and 'ultralight' the company decided to use a color naming scheme for its products. Thus Marlboro Lights would be called Marlboro Golds and that Marlboro Ultralights would be named Marlboro Silvers. Today you can easily get any variant of Marlboro cigarettes online without going out and for the most beneficial price.