Joe Camel

  • Blogs

    September 21, 2011

    Camel Orbs = nicotine Tic Tacs?: Resolution opposes dissolvable tobacco test-marketing

    More pics below.​Is RJ Reynolds, the massive tobacco conglomerate, trying to get kids hooked on nicotine via new dissolvable tobacco products bearing more than a passing resemblance to breath mints? Bob Doyle, executive director of the Colorado Tobacco Education and Prevention Alliance, says ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 21, 2011

    Camel's appeal to hipsters is ironic, but not in a good way

    ​Keeping in line with Camel's historically "urbane" branding strategy, the tobacco company has for the last few months been pushing a series of specially branded cigarette packs commemorating select cities known for their cool: Austin and Seattle, for example, have been highlighted. And while ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 28, 2007

    Burning Glamour

    Camel No. 9 Glamour Ball 3 Kings Tavern 04/206/2007 Slideshow R.J. Reynolds has redirected its energy. No longer does the cigarette company focus on baiting children with a seemingly innocent mascot, but they have now moved on to cornering the hipster market. Or maybe the children of the Joe Camel ... More >>

  • News

    March 31, 2005

    A Real Drag

    Where there was smoke, now there's ire.

  • News

    September 16, 2004

    Smoke Detector

    Anne Landman has dedicated her life to being a pain in the ash. Will it make a difference come election time?

  • News

    July 29, 1999

    Don't Turn That Dial

    Reading, writing and arithmetic add up to money for Channel One.

  • News

    November 26, 1998
  • Calendar

    September 11, 1997