Unitas Excellent were produced by Planta Tabak-Manufaktur Dr. Manfred Obermann GmbH & Co, of Hagelberger Strasse 52, Berlin, 10965. The Company offers tobacco growing and breeding, as well as pipes, cigarettes, and other related products, to customers in Germany. www.planta-tabak.de.
Dr. Manfred Obermann originally owned the tobacco factory, and in 1956 he moved to Berlin to start his own business, together with his wife Rosemarie and 10 employees, he laid the foundation for the success story of PLANTA.
Their focus is on the core segments of pipe tobacco, fine cuts for turning and stuffing, tobacco pipes, cigarillos and - until May 2016 - an exclusive range of flavored cigarettes.
Excellent is made for hand rolling, and may still be available in Russia, in a large number of flavours.