Under an exclusive licensing agreement with Philip Morris International, Philip Morris USA commercializes IQOS, the first heat-not-burn tobacco product to receive pre-market authorization (PMTA) by FDA.
Philip Morris USA introduces the Reseal Pack on Marlboro Ice, Marlboro’s largest packaging innovation since the flip-top box, and the first of its kind in the United States.
Philip Morris USA's Manufacturing Center celebrates its 40th anniversary.
Philip Morris consolidates its manufacturing in its state-of-the-art Richmond Manufacturing Center.
Marlboro celebrates its 50th anniversary as Philip Morris USA moves headquarters to Richmond, Va.
Philip Morris USA launches www.QuitAssist.com, a free information resource designed to help connect adult tobacco users who have decided to quit to expert quitting information from public health authorities and others.
Philip Morris & Co., Ltd. celebrates its 100-year anniversary.
Crazy Mountain Ranch, an 18,000-acre working ranch and home to about 800 cattle, opens to host several thousand adult consumers per year as part of product promotions and contests.
Philip Morris USA signs the Master Settlement Agreement with 46 states, five U.S. territories and the District of Columbia.
Marlboro becomes the world’s best-selling cigarette brand.
Philip Morris Inc. acquires Miller Brewing Company.
Philip Morris & Co., Ltd. re-positions Marlboro cigarettes as a cigarette brand for men. The cigarettes included new cork-tip filters housed in a flip-top box with a red roof design.
Philip Morris & Co. Ltd. moves to 100 Park Avenue in New York. The company will eventually occupy both 100 and 120 Park Avenue as its corporate headquarters.
Philip Morris & Co. Ltd. preferred stock is offered to the public.
"Little Johnny" calls for Philip Morris for the first time in the Hotel New Yorker lobby, and is introduced on radio (NBC) as the Philip Morris spokesperson on April 17.
Philip Morris & Co. Ltd. integrates the labor force of its manufacturing center in Richmond, Va., three decades before Civil Rights becomes law.
A new firm, owned by American stockholders, acquires the U.S. Philip Morris company and incorporates in Virginia under the name Philip Morris & Co. Ltd., Inc.
Philip Morris & Co. Ltd. is incorporated in New York.
By royal warrant, Philip Morris & Co. is appointed tobacconist for King Edward VII.
Philip Morris makes his first cigarette.
Philip Morris, Esq., tobacconist and importer of fine cigars, opens a shop on Bond Street in London.