Industry News

D’CROSSIER INTRODUCES FLOR DE D’CROSSIER SELECTION NO. 512

Hialeah Gardens, Florida (May 28, 2015) – Pure Aroma Cigars Inc. proudly introduces its new line Flor de D’Crossier Selection No. 512. The No. 512 designation commemorates the location in Costa Rica where D’Crossier Cigars were first crafted in 2008. The No. 512 consists of Dominican and Costa Rican filler with an Ecuadorian Habano wrapper. [...]


ESPINOSA CIGARS TO DISTRIBUTE D’CROSSIER CIGARS

Hialeah Gardens, Florida (May 28, 2015) – Isaias Santana Diaz of Pure Aromas Cigars Inc. has partnered with Erik Espinosa of Espinosa Cigars to distribute his lines of D’Crossier Premium Cigars. “Santana is a very driven man; a true craftsman, with a real commitment to keeping cigar traditionalism alive with his blends and packaging.  We [...]


Drew Estate Unveils Second “Tienda Exclusiva by Willy Herrera”

Miami,  FL  –Drew  Estate  announced  today  the  release  of  the  second Tienda Exclusiva by  Willy  Herrera” blend,  a concept  cigar  by  Master  Blender  Willy  Herrera.  Made  at La  Gran  Fabrica  Drew  Estate,  this release is  a  small batch,  specially  crafted  cigar produced  for  Riverside  Cigars  in  Jeffersonville,  IN.    Riverside  Cigars  will  begin selling  this  “Tienda  Exclusiva”  cigar  at  a  release  event  scheduled  for  July  11th, 2015,  during which  Willy Herrera [...]


Davidoff Announces 2015 Golden Band Awards Nominees

Davidoff Cigars to honor its Appointed Merchants with the Golden Band Awards in New Orleans, LA Ultra-Premium Cigar Brand will introduce a new Award and honor top merchants PINELLAS PARK, FL, JUNE 9, 2015 — Davidoff, the leading luxury premium cigar brand, announces the Fourth Annual Davidoff Golden Band Awards Show nominees, honoring those Appointed [...]


Sosa Cigars Announces Imperio Cubano Miami

Antillian Cigar Corporation, also known as Sosa Cigars, has been celebrating 50 years of making cigars. As part of their celebration, they are rolling out a campaign where they are “returning to their roots” and reestablishing cigars that made them who they are in the cigar industry today. With that in mind, they have decided [...]


MIAMI CIGAR & CO. EXPANDS SALES TEAM RIGHT BEFORE IPCPR

Miami Cigar & Company continues its growth after celebrating 25 years in business, with the addition of two members to its sales team. The Miami Cigar & Company team welcomes retired U.S. Navy Commander Marc Thibodeau and Willy Marante to the family.   Marc Thibodeau, a former U.S. Navy Officer and Aviator for 20 years, [...]


CUBAN CIGAR BLENDER CRISTANO “SANTO” CARDENAS JOINS ROBERTO P. DURAN PREMIUM CIGARS AS MASTER BLENDER

Roberto Pelayo Duran is proud to announce that the legendary Cristano Cardenas, better known as “Santo” has joined the Roberto P. Duran Premium Cigars team as their Master Blender. Santo, a Cuban National, will oversee operations in the Nicatabaco SA factory in Estelí, Nicaragua. Santo Cardenas’ resume encompasses over 55 years of experience, beginning in [...]


CAO Spices Up Its Flavours with Solfyre

CAO is set to light up its Flavours portfolio with a new, spicy-sweet line called Solfyre. As the taste of cinnamon is a heavy hitter in the booze business these days, Solfyre is bringing the fiery flavor to the world of premium cigars. To achieve the red hot zest of Solfyre, CAO built a blend [...]


Flor de Selva “Toro” Connecticut and Maduro to be Officially Released

Flor de Selva “Toro” Connecticut and Maduro to be Officially Released at the 2015 IPCPR in New Orleans, Louisiana. Hollywood, FL – Maya Selva Cigars is proud to announce that we will be adding a “Toro” vitola to our Flor de Selva Connecticut and Maduro lines.  Our new Toros will be a classic 6 x [...]


ESPINOSA CIGARS TO RELAUNCH MURCIELAGO

Hialeah Gardens, Florida (May 22, 2015) – Six years after its initial release, Erik Espinosa of Espinosa Premium Cigars has announced that the “Murcielago” will fly again and should be landing in humidors nationwide after it is re-debut at the 2015 IPCPR Convention & Trade Show in July. The Murcielago (which is Bat in Spanish) [...]