FOH Auctions, a rare and vintage Cuban cigar online auction platform has been officially launched by Rob Ayala, CEO of Australia-based Cuban cigar retailer Friends of Habanos.
World Premiere Montecristo Supremos E.L. 2019
As the premium tobacco landscape shifts with FDA regulations, the IPCPR (International Premium Cigar & Pipe Retailers Association) felt the only way to stay ahead of legal & legislative challenges was to reposition 1) how they were perceived by legislatures by having a clear and concise name and 2) who they included in the fight for premium tobacco rights.
In the past few days in Brazil there have been discussions about the future of the Cohiba brand in the country. It all started due to ANVISA (Brazilian regulatory agency for food, drugs and tobacco, amoung other products) recently barring sales of the brand’s cigars. The agency had detected the presence of sorbic acid in Cohiba samples, and any substance added to tobacco products is forbidden in the country.
S.T. Dupont is among the main sponsors of the 14th edition of Encuentro Amigos De Partagas En Italia, the reference event for slow-smoking fans in Europe, scheduled from July 3rd to July 6th in Matelica (Macerata) in the Marche Region.
Filippo Costi is joining Maya Selva Cigars as the new Chief Commercial Officer, starting June 28, 2019.
Mombacho Cigars S.A. announced today that it will start distribution in Angola through Primazia Decorama Import & Commerce in June 2019.
Perdomo Cigars announces the promotion of Nicholas Perdomo, III. to National Director of Sales.
Mombacho Cigars S.A is starting to serve the European market through a warehouse based in Düsseldorf, Germany. The first shipment will arrive at the new warehourse before the end of June.
Drew Estate announces that Bryan Bird joins their organization as Director of Sales, National Accounts.
Smoking will be banned in 52 Parisian parks from 8 June 2019 on. Those who get caught will have to pay.
Cigar Marketplace, a new online platform, will bring the cigar manufacturer and retailer together.