The frenchmen EDOUARD LAURENS establishes in 1885 at Brussels (Belgium), in 1887 he founds his first manufactory at Alexandria, Egypt. In 1888 he received from the Egyptian king Tewfick I. the right to use the brand name "Khedive" (title of the viceroy of Egypt - "Sir" in persian language) and the portrait of the king. In the 1890's he opened a branch at Munich (Germany), in 1908 at London (United Kingdom), in 1913 at Geneve (Switzerland), around 1920 at Wiesbaden (Germany), in 1921 at Den Haag (Netherlands).

See as well other original Laurens brands like Aida, Bolero, Caballero, Carlton, Corps Diplomatique, Filtra, Fregate, Golden Fiction, Jubilee, Kansas, Prince de Monaco, Sabine, Santos Dumont, Sonia, Stella, Tivoli

At Germany LAURENS GRÜN got introduced in 1938, LAURENS EXTRA got introduced in May 1960 and discontinued February 1992

Laurens 10

Netherlands 1970's
25 pieces in Soft Pack
Price 3 f
Producer Ed. Laurens Continental
Trade Mark Owner Ed. Laurens
Laurens 18

Germany 1958
10 pieces in Flip Top Box with Cellophane
Price 10 Pfg/piece = 1 DM
Producer Ed. Laurens
Trade Mark Owner Ed. Laurens
available from September 1958 until February 1959
Laurens 48 Filtra

Belgium 1960's
20 pieces with Filter in Soft Pack with Cellophane
Price 16.50 Fr
Producer Ed. Laurens Bruxelles
Trade Mark Owner Ed. Laurens
Laurens 48 Filtra

Duty Free Belgium 1960's
20 pieces with Filter in Soft Pack with Cellophane

Producer Ed. Laurens Bruxelles
Trade Mark Owner Ed. Laurens
Laurens 48 Filtra

Morocco 1960's
20 pieces with Filter in Soft Pack with Cellophane

Producer Ed. Laurens Bruxelles
Trade Mark Owner Ed. Laurens
Laurens 48 Filtre

Morocco 1980's
20 pieces with Filter in Soft Pack with Cellophane

Producer Vander Elst, Belgium
Trade Mark Owner Ed. Laurens
Laurens 48 Filtre

Belgium 1990's
20 pieces with Filter in Soft Pack with Cellophane
Tar 12, Nicotine 1.0, Barcode 54039315, Price 127 Fr
Producer British American Tobacco
Trade Mark Owner Ed. Laurens
Laurens 48 Filtre

Luxembourg 1990's
20 pieces with Filter in Soft Pack with Cellophane
Tar 13, Nicotine 0.9, Barcode 54039315, Price 83 Fr
Producer British American Tobacco
Trade Mark Owner Ed. Laurens
Laurens 48 Filtre

Morocco 1990's
20 pieces with Filter in Soft Pack with Cellophane
Barcode 54039315
Producer British American Tobacco, Belgium
Trade Mark Owner Ed. Laurens
Laurens 48 Super Légčre Filtre

France 1980's
20 pieces with Filter in Flip Top Box with Cellophane
Tar 4.8, Nicotine 0.48
Producer Vander Elst, Belgium
Trade Mark Owner Ed. Laurens
Laurens Extra

Germany 1980's
19 pieces in Soft Pack with Cellophane
Tar 22, Nicotine 1.3, Price 3.80 DM
Producer Kristinus, Munich
Trade Mark Owner Ed. Laurens
Laurens Extra

Germany late 1980's
19 pieces in Soft Pack with Cellophane
Tar 22, Nicotine 1.3, Barcode 40668345, Price 3.80 DM
Producer Kristinus, Munich
Trade Mark Owner Ed. Laurens
Laurens Extra

Germany 1991
19 pieces in Soft Pack with Cellophane
Tar 17, Nicotine 1.1, Barcode 40668345, Price 4.35 DM
Producer Kristinus, Munich
Trade Mark Owner Ed. Laurens
Laurens Extra

Germany 1980's
20 pieces in Soft Pack with Cellophane
Tar 22, Nicotine 1.3, Price 4 DM
Producer Kristinus, Munich
Trade Mark Owner Ed. Laurens
Laurens Extra Filter

Germany 1982
20 pieces with Filter in Flip Top Box with Cellophane
Tar 13, Nicotine 0.8, Price 3 DM
Producer Kristinus, Munich
Trade Mark Owner Ed. Laurens
Laurens Filtra

Luxembourg 1970's
25 pieces with Filter in Soft Pack
Price 34 Fr
Producer Vander Elst, Belgium
Trade Mark Owner Ed. Laurens
Laurens Filtra

Belgium 1980's
25 pieces with Filter in Soft Pack with Cellophane
Tar 14.9, Nicotine 1.2, Barcode 54039308, Price 73 Fr
Producer Vander Elst
Trade Mark Owner Ed. Laurens
Laurens Filtra bleu long format

Switzerland 1970's
20 pieces with Filter in Flip Top Box
Price 1.60 Fr
Producer Ed. Laurens S.A. Geneve
Trade Mark Owner Ed. Laurens S.A.
production discontinued in 1978 (started 1969)
Laurens Gelb Filter Oval

Germany early 1970's
20 pieces with Filter in Snap Lid Box with Cellophane
Price 2.60 DM
Producer Ed. Laurens, Munich
Trade Mark Owner Ed. Laurens
Laurens Gelb Filter Oval

Germany 1979
20 pieces with Filter in Snap Lid Box with Cellophane
Tar 20, Nicotine 0.8, Price 3.20 DM
Producer Ed. Laurens, Munich
Trade Mark Owner Ed. Laurens
Laurens Grün

Germany 1938
25 pieces in Snap Lid Box
Price 4 Rpf/piece = 1 RM
Producer Ed. Laurens, Bremen
Trade Mark Owner Ed. Laurens
Laurens Orient

Switzerland 1970's
20 pieces in Snap Lid Box with Cellophane
Price 2 Fr
Producer Ed. Laurens S.A. Geneve
Trade Mark Owner Ed. Laurens S.A.
Laurens Orient

Switzerland 1970's
20 pieces in Snap Lid Box
Price 2.20 Fr
Producer Ed. Laurens S.A. Geneve
Trade Mark Owner Ed. Laurens S.A.
Laurens Orient Filtra

Switzerland 1960's
20 pieces with Filter in Snap Lid Box with Cellophane
Price 1.70 Fr
Producer Ed. Laurens S.A. Geneve
Trade Mark Owner Ed. Laurens S.A.
Laurens Orient Filtra

Switzerland 1970's
20 pieces with Filter in Snap Lid Box with Cellophane
Price 1.90 Fr
Producer Ed. Laurens S.A. Geneve
Trade Mark Owner Ed. Laurens S.A.
Laurens Vert
Special Edition - Cigarette "Jubilé" 1835 1885 1915 1935
Switzerland 1935
20 pieces in Snap Lid Box
Price 1.30 Fr
Producer Ed. Laurens S.A. Geneve
Trade Mark Owner Ed. Laurens
Laurens Vert Filtra

Switzerland 1960's
20 pieces with Filter in Snap Lid Box with Cellophane
Price 1.30 Fr
Producer Ed. Laurens S.A. Geneve
Trade Mark Owner Ed. Laurens S.A.