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Press Release: Mombacho Cigars Launches Online Merch Store

February 19, 2018--Mombacho Cigars announced the launch of its online merchandise store

 today. The store will feature Mombacho branded merchandise for its fans to purchase. The store will not sell any tobacco products.…

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Added by Trippopolis on February 19, 2018 at 6:14pm — 2 Comments


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Press Release: Macanudo Turns 50

February 12, 2018--The year is 1968 and General Cigar Company has just purchased the Temple Hall Cigar Factory in Kingston, Jamaica.  With Temple Hall, the company acquired Macanudo, a small handmade cigar brand made just for the British market. If the then-owners of General Cigar had a crystal ball, would they have predicted that in 50 years, this small brand would have evolved to become a global icon? The answer is, without question, yes.  

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Added by Trippopolis on February 13, 2018 at 1:54pm — No Comments


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News: BLK WKS S&R Shipping This February

January 31, 2018--Black Works Studios(stylized as BLK WKS), has announced that the 2018 release of the BLK WKS S&R will be shipping to select retailers this February.  As with all of BLK WKS and Black Label Trading Company's limited edition releases, the S&R is expected to re-release annually, in limited production.  S&R stands for "Serpents & Rainbows", though we haven't got any official word on the meaning behind it.…

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Added by Trippopolis on January 31, 2018 at 12:48pm — No Comments


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News: Villiger Cigars Announces La Vencedora

January 24, 2018--Villiger Cigars has announced that they will be releasing the Villiger La Vencedora this year as a follow up to 2017's La Flor De Ynclan, which landed on multiple top 25 lists last year.  The La Vencedora is slated to be Villiger's first entry into the full-bodied segment.  La Vencedora translates to 'The Victor', and the name signifies Villiger's move into the premium cigar market over the last few years.…

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Added by Trippopolis on January 24, 2018 at 3:36pm — No Comments


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Press Release: Providencia Cigars Announces The Trinitas

Jan 2, 2018--Providencia Cigars is pleased to announce the launch of it's third premium cigar blend - the Trinitas on January 8th, 2018. This blend is being released following Providencia's two inaugural blends - the El Padre and the El Santo.

The Trinitas is a bold approach to the cigar design. It delivers a powerful punch as a triple ligero consisting of a San Andres wrapper with fillers including a Honduran leaf paired with the renowned Nicaraguan leaf. The Trinitas…

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Added by Trippopolis on January 2, 2018 at 12:31pm — No Comments


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Press Release: Mombacho's Casa Favilli Was The Most Visited Cigar Factory In Nicaragua In 2017

December 20, 2017--Casa Favilli, the factory owned by Mombacho Cigars, welcomed 1,842 visitors making it the most visited cigar factory in Nicaragua in 2017. Casa Favilli is located in the heart of Granada, Nicaragua and has welcomed cigar lovers and tourists from around the world since it opened in 2015.

Guided tours of Casa Favilli are typically available Monday through Friday with one of Mombacho’s expert curators who offer insights into the history of the…

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Added by Trippopolis on December 20, 2017 at 12:46pm — No Comments


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Press Release: Davidoff USA Appoints Dylan Austin As VP of Sales and Marketing

December 15, 2017--Davidoff of Geneva USA, the US based subsidiary of Oettinger Davidoff AG, today announced that Dylan Austin, 36, has been named Vice President of Sales and Marketing - USA, effective January 1, 2018. Dylan Austin steps into this dual role from his current position as Vice President of Marketing, and will lead strategic and day-to-day oversight of the company’s sales organization and key account team.

Mr. Austin, who joined the industry in…

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Added by Trippopolis on December 15, 2017 at 2:03pm — No Comments


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Press Release: Villiger Unveils New Packaging For La Libertad

December 13, 2017 In a continual effort to engage consumers and loyal supporters, Villiger Cigars announces that the highly rated Villiger La Libertad has been repackaged in a new and much sleeker box.  The new Villiger La Libertad packaging will boldly sport the red and black colors that were previously only expressed on the cigar band.…

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Added by Trippopolis on December 14, 2017 at 3:15pm — No Comments


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Press Release: Black Label Trading Company Ships 3rd Release of Deliverance Nocturne

December 11, 2017 — Black Label Trading Company (BLTC) is pleased to announce they are shipping DELIVERANCE NOCTURNE to select retailers this week. The Nocturne is handcrafted at BLTC’s own factory; Fabrica Oveja Negra in Esteli, Nicaragua.

“This is the 3rd release of Deliverance…

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Press Release: Robania Tobacco Family Partners With The Burmese Tobacco Trading Company

December 7, 2017— Burmese Tobacco Trading Company announces collaboration with the world renowned Robaina tobacco family.  The Burmese Tobacco Trading Company plans to roll out the Don Alejo Robaina Cigar brand in 2018, with plans to distribute in Europe, North America, and Asian markets. The Don Alejo Robaina brand…

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Added by Trippopolis on December 7, 2017 at 4:55pm — No Comments


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Press Release: Drew Estate And Small Batch Cigar Announce New Herrera Esteli Inktome

December 1, 2017--Drew Estate announces today the launch of the second release of Herrera Estelí Inktome, the Exception. The Herrera Esteli Inktome is a Tienda Exclusiva or shop exclusive for smallbatchcigar.com.  



In 2016, the initial release of the Herrera Esteli Inktome received much fanfare utilizing a higher priming darker Ecuador Habano wrapper. After blending the initial…

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Added by Trippopolis on December 1, 2017 at 4:00pm — 1 Comment


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Press Release: Southern Draw Cigars & Famous Smoke Shop Partner For New QuickDraw Corona Gorda

November 29th, 2017--Two American, family-owned cigar businesses have partnered for an exciting new cigar release.

 

Southern Draw Cigars, a Veteran-owned premium cigar brand, proudly announces a new addition to their QuickDraw line of cigars: a…

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Added by Trippopolis on November 29, 2017 at 8:32pm — No Comments


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Press Release: Terence Reilly Joins Casa Fernandez

November 28, 2017--After his departure from Quesada Cigars last month, Casa Fernandez has announced that Terence Reilly has joined the company as National Sales Manager, effective December 1st. 

I cannot tell you how exited I am to join the CASA FERNANDEZ team,” said Terence Reilly. “The AGANORSA / CASA FERNANDEZ conglomerate has often been described as a ‘sleeping giant,’ and I look forward to helping the company reach its full potential. Stay…

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Added by Trippopolis on November 29, 2017 at 1:05pm — No Comments


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Altadis Announces Montecristo x Crowned Heads Collaboration

 November 15, 2017--In its first collaboration with renowned boutique manufacturer Crowned Heads,Altadis U.S.A. is expanding its portfolio with the release of Montecristo Ciudad de Música, avibrant and luxurious blend.

 

“Ciudad de Música is a contemporary take on classic Montecristo selections, reflecting the creative ideology and artisanal quality of the Crowned Heads brand,” Altadis U.S.A. said in announcing the new release. “This…

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Added by Trippopolis on November 15, 2017 at 3:56pm — No Comments


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Altadis Announces Montecristo x Crowned Heads Collaboration

 November 15, 2017--In its first collaboration with renowned boutique manufacturer Crowned Heads,Altadis U.S.A. is expanding its portfolio with the release of Montecristo Ciudad de Música, avibrant and luxurious blend.

 

“Ciudad de Música is a contemporary take on classic Montecristo selections, reflecting the creative ideology and artisanal quality of the Crowned Heads brand,” Altadis U.S.A. said in announcing the new release. “This…

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Added by Trippopolis on November 15, 2017 at 3:56pm — No Comments


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Press Release: Fernando Zacarias steps down as National Sales Manager at Espinosa Premium Cigars

November 8th, 2017--Espinosa Premium Cigars announced today that Fernando Zacarias has left his post as National Sales Manager effective immediately.



Mr. Zacarias served as National Sales Manager for approximately three years and was actively involved in much of the company’s expansion and national exposure during that timeframe.



"Espinosa Premium Cigars wishes Mr. Zacarias much success and happiness in his future endeavors and thank…

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Added by Trippopolis on November 8, 2017 at 6:08pm — No Comments


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Terence Reilly Departing From Quesada

October 30th, 2017--Quesada Cigars announced this morning that Terence Reilly will be resigning from his position as National Sales Manager. His last day with the company will be October 31st, 2017. 

Regarding his departure, Terence commented “After much thought and sleepless nights, I have decided to resign my position at Quesada Cigars to explore new opportunities for my professional growth. The company is heading in a new direction and I wish them much…

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Added by Trippopolis on October 30, 2017 at 1:20pm — No Comments


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Press Release: Villiger Adds Manuel Garcia To International Handmade Cigar Division

October 23rd, 2017--Villiger Cigars proudly announces that Manuel Garcia will join the Villiger International Handmade Cigar Division. This announcement comes as the company continues to bolster its rapidly growing premium handmade cigar presence in the market place,

 

Manuel Garcia gained global recognition as the Commercial Vice President of Habanos S.A. As the head of sales and marketing for 15 years at Habanos S.A., Morejon visited over 100 countries,…

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Added by Trippopolis on October 23, 2017 at 12:38pm — No Comments


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Press Release: Mombacho Ships Cosecha 2012

Mombacho Cigars, S. A. announced today that their Cosecha 2012, has begun shipping to retailers after its release at the 2017 IPCPR trade show in Las Vegas, NV.  Mombacho also announced that their popular Mombachito will begin shipping in new 10-count and 50-count boxes.



The Cosecha…

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Added by Trippopolis on October 18, 2017 at 1:00pm — 5 Comments


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Press Release: Black Label Trading Company Announces Second Release of Santa Muerte

October 11, 2017 — Black Label Trading Company is pleased to announce the second annual release of SANTA MUERTE: Hand crafted in Esteli at Fabrica Oveja Negra.

 

Santa Muerte is being released Friday, October 13th, to commemorate the upcoming Day of the Dead. 

 

This is our second release of Santa…

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