May 1, 2017 -- General Cigar announced today that the company has appointed Sean Williams as a full-time brand ambassador for Cohiba. Williams is former owner of El Primer Mundo Cigar Company, a boutique collection of highly-rated cigars made in the Dominican Republic.
“We have brought Sean on board as part of the continued expansion of our experiential platforms,” said General Cigar President Régis Broersma. “Our focus is on deepening retailer and consumer… Continue
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April 25, 2017-- Mombacho Cigars S.A. announced today that Mo Maali has been named the company’s National Sales Manager.
“I'm thrilled to have Mo on board. His experience in the cigar industry will bring strength to the Mombacho Cigars organization and his extreme passion for our brands is endless. Mo has the knowledge and personality to guide our sales team and I wish him all the best,” said Mombacho President and Master Blender Claudio… Continue
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May 1, 2017-- Cubariqueño Cigar Company is proud to announce that it is releasing its third blend, Protocol Themis, at the 2017 International Premium Cigar and Pipe Retailer trade show in Las Vegas. "We are super excited to announce the Protocol Themis,” stated Bill Ives, managing partner of Cubariqueño Cigar Company. “These cigars will launch at the 2017 IPCPR trade show with a soft launch on May 13th at our 2 year anniversary party located at Berkeley Humidor,… Continue
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April 27, 2017-- Espinosa cigars has announced the Eminent Domain as the second installment of their Backroom Series.
Hector Alfonso from Espinosa describes the new cigar as "A medium bodied 6x50 Toro, wrapped in a rustic Habano wrapper."…
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April 26, 2017 – Drew Estate announced today that the Kentucky Fire Cured Swamp Thang & Swamp Rat will start shipping in April 2017. Kentucky Fire Cured Swamp Thang and Swamp Rat were formally introduced at IPCPR 2016 and soft released at the 2016 Kentucky Barn Smoker. …
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Boutiques Uniﬁed, one of the cigar industry’s largest boutique cigar distributor, is implementing a restructure and modernization effort.
“Our goal has always been to utilize the latest technology to serve our retail partners well; to deliver great cigars as efﬁciently as possible. With the FDA regulations pending, all companies must do everything they… Continue
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April 13, 2017 — Black Label Trading Company is pleased to announce the release of Last Rites Box Press Robusto as an R. Field Wine Co. exclusive.
“I’m very excited to see the return of the Last Rites Box Press Robusto. R. Field Wine Co. does a great job promoting boutique cigars in Hawaii and the Last Rites will be a great addition to their exclusive portfolio. This cigar is robust, rich and earthy with tons of complexity. Many of our customers have been… Continue
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April 10, 2017 — Black Label Trading Company is pleased to announce they are shipping Bishops Blend vintage 2017 to select retailers this week.
“It’s great to get Bishops Blend back in the market. This is a very special cigar. It is a representation of how I have grown… Continue
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March 7th, 2017:
Logan Lawler announced the formation of Cigar Federation Tobacos company today. Release as follows:
Today is a big day, some might even say historic, or at least I will. Today is the day…
Added by Cigar Surgeon on March 7, 2017 at 11:30am —
The annual festivity celebrated the Mombacho team, retailers, friends and family of Mombacho Cigars.
February 23, 2017--The annual festivity celebrated the Mombacho team, retailers, friends and family of Mombacho Cigars.Hosted on a private island in Lake Nicaragua last month, the 11th Annual Mombacho Cigars Anniversary Party celebrated the continued growth of the Mombacho family. Mombacho… Continue
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February 16, 2017— Black Works Studio (BLK WKS) is pleased to
announce the upcoming release of GREEN HORNET “KATO” and KILLER BEE
LONSDALE: Hand crafted in Esteli, Nicaragua at Fabrica Oveja Negra.
These cigars are available at select BLK WKS retailer events beginning
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January 30th, 2017– Drew Estate announces that Company Founder, Jonathan Drew will return to an executive operating role, following a two-year period since the sale of the company. In a multi-year agreement, Drew Estate has named the entrepreneur, market disrupter, and art curator as “President and Founder” with oversight for the entire portfolio of brands.…
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January 24th, 2016 — Black Label Trading Company (BLTC) is pleased to announce the upcoming release of J. W. MARSHALL: Hand crafted in Esteli, Nicaragua at Fabrica Oveja Negra.
Black Label Trading Co. is releasing the J.W. Marshall, a cigar exclusive for Cigar Federation, today on January 24, 2016.…
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January 23rd, 2017--Toraño is launching two lines developed from recipes in the family blend archives and named according to a special system of codes contained within the Toraño blend book. Called E-021 and W-009, the new collections are additions to the growing Vault portfolio.
Brand Ambassador Jack Toraño said, “Our blending team in Nicaragua re-envisioned a couple of dynamic blends from my family’s original recipes. Both new lines round out the sizes…
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January 10th, 2017-- General Cigar announces the debut of Punch Gran Puro Nicaragua, a four-cigar collection that features a rich and savory Nicaraguan-forward blend.…
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January 9, 2017– Crux Cigars announces the highly anticipated 2016 Second Release of the Limitada PB5 will begin arriving at retailers this week. Continue
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January 5, 2017— The best isn’t always the most expensive and Quesada Cigars has introduced the Oro Dominicana to prove it.
Crafted by esteemed Master Blender Manuel Quesada, Oro Dominicana features the highest quality and most sought after tobaccos in the world, maturing them in Dominican Republic for up to five years. Available for sale January 1, the brand comes in… Continue
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December 27, 2016 -- Espinosa Premium Cigars has streamlined its organization as it prepares itself for growth in 2017. It was announced that Erik Espinosa Jr. has been elevated to the position of Vice-President and Hector Alfonso Sr. has been promoted to Director of Operations for the celebrated boutique line.…
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Tuesday, December 20, 2016 — Caldwell Cigar Co. and Drew Estate announced today that All Out Kings would be shipping in March of 2017, slightly delayed from the anticipated shipment date of November 2016. All Out Kings is a collaborative project between the two companies that was announced early in 2016, and formally…
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