Archive for July, 2013

Herrera Cigars and Drew Estate Settle HERRERA Trademark Dispute

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Herrera Cigars and Drew Estate Settle HERRERA Trademark Dispute   MIAMI, Florida (July 8, 2013) – Long time friends Frank Herrera of Herrera Cigars and Jonathan Drew of Drew Estate announced today that they have settled a dispute over the HERRERA trademark. While the terms of the settlement are confidential, the […]


  DONA FLOR ANNOUNCES LIMITED EDITION BOX FOR IPCPR – ALONSO MENENDEZ BRAZILIAN CIGARS NOW AVAILABLE TO US MARKET   July 3rd 2013 – Dona Flor USA officially announced today the availability of the Alonso Menendez line of premium Brazilian cigars for US distribution. Chris Edge, president of Dona Flor USA stated that very few […]

Valerosa Primavera Animoso

Travel back in time to when the famed Gilberto Leon was rolling cigars in Havana Cuba. Gilberto was a mere 14 years of age when he started rolling cigars. Then, in 1971, he moved to Los Angeles where he founded Leon Cigars, which was soon voted as “Best Cigar in LA”. Speed up to present […]

Nomad Cigar Company to Release Nomad S-307

Esteli, Nicaragua (July 1, 2013) – Nomad Cigar Company is pleased to announce a new fall Nicaraguan blend called the Nomad S-307. The cigar scheduled to be released in September/October (2013) and will be made available to Nomad authorized retailers. The final production is a box-pressed cigar with an Ecuadorian Sumatra wrapper called the Nomad […]

“Smoked Up” No.26

Last week was one of the best weeks of my life. I spend the whole week with my girlfriend and our daughter in Atlanta and Chattanooga. It was a combonation trip of vacation and my birthday trip that started early Tuesday on my birthday. We went to World of Coke & The Georgia Aquarium. The […]

Arandoza Announces “White Label” & new Blue Label Banding

Miami Florida Press Release The Evolution of the Arandoza Cigar line has arrived! Arandoza announces the “rebirth” of the Arandoza Blue with its new bold label representing the strong solid foundation of this Cigar Family. Its bold taste, yet smooth finish, is a well-known flavor in this industry. With a solid foundation, comes the opportunity […]