Our centre of laboratory research is located in Hamburg (Germany) where we conduct many different chemical, biological, and physical studies on our products. We also analyse materials and finished products for quality and compliance with regulation in our laboratories in Hamburg (Germany), Tarnowo (Poland), Volgograd (Russia) and Kiev (Ukraine). Our testing facility in Joure (Netherlands) specialises in testing our fine cut tobacco products.

In Bergerac (France) we have our tobacco leaf research facility, focussed on plant science and breeding techniques.

Our USA business ITG Brands has laboratories in Greensboro, North Carolina.

We have laboratories for our E-Vapour business Fontem Ventures in Charlotte and San Francisco, USA. If you’d like to find out more about Fontem Ventures please click here.

We also have large teams of scientists and regulatory specialists based across our Head Office in Bristol (UK), and offices in Hamburg (Germany), and in Paris (France).

Our scientists regularly present their work publically at scientific conferences, and publish in peer-reviewed scientific literature to share the work we have done, and actively participate in scientific debates.