About Us

Discover Our Tobacco Legacy and Commitment to Excellence

Our Rich Heritage in the Tobacco Industry

At Tobacco Rag Processors, Inc., our history is deeply intertwined with the tobacco industry. Established in 2001, we have rapidly grown to become a prominent player in the heart of the tobacco region of eastern North Carolina. Over the years, our dedication to excellence and innovation has fueled our journey from a modest beginning to becoming the largest independent cut rag manufacturer in North America. Explore our history and discover the milestones that have shaped our legacy.

Trusted Authority in Tobacco Processing

As an employee-owned company, we take pride in our position as a trusted authority in tobacco processing. With over two decades of existence and over 100 years combined industry experience, we have become known for our commitment to quality, efficiency, and customer satisfaction. Our expertise in every facet of the tobacco industry, from sourcing and blending to manufacturing and compliance, has established us as a go-to partner for businesses seeking excellence in tobacco products.

Our Dedicated Team:

Our Dedicated Team of Professionals Behind our success stands a dedicated team of over 230 professionals who share a passion for the tobacco industry. Our employees are the heart of our operation, bringing a wealth of knowledge and expertise from all phases of the tobacco industry. Their commitment to excellence and customer satisfaction is the driving force behind our continued growth and success.


Over the last decade, we have expanded our core processing operation to become the largest independent cut rag facility. We ensure that every step of the tobacco processing journey meets the highest industry standards. Additionaly, our 850,000 square feet of warehouse space, provides secure storage solutions for our valued clients.

Go from sensing a missed opportunity to realizing a successful product in the tobacco market.

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