The original D & J brand was a short 70 mm cigarette created by MEDI plus TEC medizinisch-technische Handelsgesellschaft mbH, of Moers Germany, who also owned the Denver, Empire, Capital and Fisher brands. The licence for all of these brands was transferred to Oriental Group (GT) around 2010.
Despite the Far-Eastern sounding name, Oriental General Trading Inc. (GT) was established in the year 1997, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, and is more commonly known as the Oriental Group. Their motto of “Think Big Act Fast” has enabled them to grow at a fast pace competing with other established multinational companies. They have a wide international market, with products being distributed in more than 40 countries including Africa, Middle East, South East Asia and Europe. Their other brands include: Gold Seal, and Oris.
- D & J Double Switch - Spearmint and Strawberry flavour
- D & J Switch - Ice Plus - Spearmint Menthol flavour