Quality Importers Trading Company (QI) announces today the launch of the Quality Importers Qualified Program (Qualified Program) designed as a loyalty program for Brick & Mortar retail stores that feature premium cigar accessories from the Quality Importers family of brands.
Indiana Ortez Launches Casa De Ortez
Indiana Ortez launches Casa De Ortez and announces her founding of the new cigar company that highlights the Ortez Tobacco family.
CASDAGLI CIGARS is Changing Distribution in the U.S.
From the 1st of March 2023 CASDAGLI CIGARS will be launching its own importation and distribution company based in Naples, Florida: CASDAGLI CIGARS USA.
The former exclusive representative in the U.S. Vlada Stojanov of Bespoke Co. is no longer serving as the U.S distributor for CASDAGLI CIGARS. “We are very grateful to Vlada for opening the market and passionately growing the brand over the last five years. He has our full support developing his cigar business independently and we wish him every success in his new venture,” says Jeremy Casdagli, the Founder and CEO of CASDAGLI CIGARS.
“Rest assured that CASDAGLI CIGARS remains fully committed to the U.S. market. We are currently in the process of setting up the necessary facilities and procedures to be fully stocked with our cigar lines for the orders by the 1st of March launch date,” Casdagli continues. “Our aim is to give a new push to the brand in the market and increase our presence in more points of sale all around the country. We will be planning to secure an increased supply for the USA of some of our most sought after vitolas as well as introducing some new releases over the summer.,” adds Casdagli.
QI announces enhancements to the Xikar Limited Lifetime Warranty
Quality Importers Trading Company (QI) is proud to announce enhancements to Xikar.com and the Xikar Warranty Portal.
PDR Cigars is changing distribution in Germany
From January 2023, Kohlhase, Kopp & Co will be the official representative of all Abraham Flores’ cigars in Germany.
United Cigars Appoints Dan Davison as Director of Marketing
United Cigars continues its expansion with the addition Dan Davison as their Director of Marketing.
Cigars For Warriors and Cigars International Announce Donation
Cigars For Warriors is proud to announce the receipt of a fifth major donation from Cigars International – $40,000 in gift cards to be used by US troops deployed overseas in combat zones.
Boutique Cigar Association Announces Launch of New Member Website
The Boutique Cigar Association launches updated website.
PCA Launches First International Grassroots Campaign in Canada
The Premium Cigar Association (PCA) is proud to announce the launch of its first grassroots campaign in Canada using the cigaraction.org alert center. This campaign will engage and mobilize premium cigar retailers, and enthusiasts across the country to support and defend the rights of cigar smokers.
Netherlands – upcoming legislation on plain packaging for cigars
The Dutch State Secretary Van Ooijen announced on 2 December 2022 that the upcoming proposal to introduce plain packaging for e-cigarettes will also include the introduction of neutral packaging for cigars.
Stg’s Former Commercial Director (Svp) Joins Tor Imports
Tor Imports – the leading UK importer, distributor, sales, and marketing arm for premium cigar makers from Nicaragua, Dominican Republic, Honduras, and Mexico – has appointed Huw Williams, Scandinavian Tobacco Group’s former Commercial Director (SVP) as their Strategic Partnerships Manager UK & Exports, effective from 1st January 2023.
Pospiech Inc. Now Distributing Fosforo
The Fosforo Cigar, owned by Jeff Mouttet of Match Cigar Bar in Jeffersonville Indiana, has partnered with Pospiech Inc for distribution. Joining the family with Powstanie, FQ, Guaimaro and Fable Cigars.