Rocky Patel Premium Cigars (RPPC) has begun shipping the new Tavicusa brand that was first introduced at last month’s IPCPR trade show.
With this special edition, Flor de Copán presents one of the classic vitolas of the brand, Belicoso (ring gauge 54 x 152 mm) specially hand-made with a finest selection of tobacco leaves from Honduras and Nicaragua.
Due to a trademark dispute over the word „bespoke“ between Alec Bradley Cigar Corp and Stirling International OÜ, both company owners, Alan Rubin and Jeremy Casdagli, met at last month’s IPCPR in Las Vegas.
Mombacho Cigars S.A. has broadened its international reach by adding distributers in four new countries. Germany, Japan, Mexico and Norway are now among the 16 countries where Mombacho Cigars are sold.
Oettinger Davidoff AG will realign its sponsorship activities and in this context will conclude the Davidoff Art Initiative, launched in 2012, by the end of the year.
Master Blender Rick Rodriguez and the CAO blending team make a return to their roots with CAO Nicaragua, the brand’s first Nicaraguan–centric blend.
Diesel presents Whiskey Row, a collection blended by AJ Fernandez and developed in partnership with Rabbit Hole Bourbon, a maverick new distillery making its mark on the bourbon category.
For the sixth time, Darren Cioffi, owner and founder of Nashville, TN-based Principle Cigars has broken the world record in slow smoking a cigar.
Scandinavian Tobacco Group A/S has closed a deal to acquire the entire premium pipe tobacco brand portfolio of Peterson Pipe Tobacco from Kapp & Peterson Limited, an Irish pipe and pipe tobacco manufacturer.
Drew Estate announced that Liga Privada H99 Connecticut Corojo will join the Liga Privada No. 9 and Liga Privada T52 brand family.
Drew Estate announced the Corona Viva, Short Panatela, and Petit Corona vitola extensions for Liga Privada No. 9 and T52, as well as the Unico Serie Nasty Fritas.
At this summer’s IPCPR trade show, Rocky Patel will be unveiling the third brand developed by Hamlet Paredes. It will be called Liberation by Hamlet.