The fourth annual One Main Cigar Event will be hosted in the Harvest Inn, an idyllic St. Helena-based resort, from May 2-5. The event is commemorating the occasion by honoring 174 years of Partagas.
Today’s most recognizable name in the world of premium cigars will be joining adult cigar smokers March 28 for a special evening: “No Sleep Till Brooklyn with Jonathan Drew.”
Gran Habanos announced, that from April 1, 2019 they will start a direct distribution of its full catalog to retailers in California. As it is supposed to be the biggest cigar market in the U.S., the company is estimating a visible growth and an increasing brand awareness around passionados of Gran Habano cigars.
Daniel Marshall’s Modern Day Campfire Experience, hosted by Marshall and co-host Patrick Knapp Schwarzenegger, of Padre Azul Tequila took place the 4th March at the Historic Beverly Hills Hotel.
The first Asian qualification round of the Cigar Smoking World Championship for 2019 was held on Saturday evening at Astor Bar, St Regis in Kuala Lumpur. Malaysia’s Trinidad Cigar Company brought the qualification event to the country for the first time, with 14 competitors and over 20 spectators enjoying a night of cigar camaraderie and friendly competition.
Habanos Moments, the extraordinary annual cigar weekend in Croatia, is celebrating the 500th anniversary of the city of Havana this year.
Effective immediately, Dylan Austin, currently VP of Sales and Marketing, will become President – Davidoff Americas, and will take over responsibility for the Americas business.
Dom Cigár, importer of many premium cigar brands to Slovakia, will hold an AJ Fernandez cigar evening on March 19, 2019 at Hron Club in Bratislava (Dudvážska 5).
In early December 2018 Oliva cigars opened a new factory called TABOLISA II in Esteli, Nicaragua.
“I still think Imperial should buy (Swedish Match)”, said a veteran cigar company executive, who preferred not to be identified. “Then they’d have all the brands.” Cuban brands, that is.
Drew Estate announces the launch of its 2019 Barn Smoker Program, with ticket sales for the Florida and Pennsylvania events currently available on barnsmoker.com.
Agata Piotrowska from Poland is the first lady in history of the Cigar Smoking World Championship who was breaking the magic line of 3 hours in slow smoking.