The blend uses a candela wrapper in combination with Kentucky Fire Cured tobaccos. The new sizes include the 6 x 52 Kentucky Fire Cured Swamp Thang Toro, Swamp Thang Robusto, and a 6 x 46 Kentucky Fire Cured Swamp Rat.
Drew Estate announced the launch of their Drew Diplomat app, which is now available in several stores.
Drew Estate announced their newest brand, “Florida Sun Grown”. This new brand features tobacco grown just outside of Orlando, Florida, in partnership with Jeff Borysiewicz, owner of Corona Cigar Co.
Drew Estate announced the 2016 Barn Smoker Program, which includes the new Florida Barn Smoker as well as the annual Connecticut Barn Smoker and Kentucky Barn Smoker.
Drew Estate announced the release of a cigar that will be exclusively available at the BB&T Center in Sunrise, Florida where they opened an open lounge in a professional sports arena for the first time.
Drew Estate is launching a line extension within their Herrera Estelí line. The new cigar, called the Herrera Estelí TAA Exclusive, will be launched at the TAA Convention and Tradeshow
Joya de Nicaragua has announced that the Joya Red Half Corona (3¾ x 46) is now available for sale in the U.S. Joya de Nicaragua introduced this new vitola to the Joya Red cigar line last September during the Inter-Tabac trade show held in Dortmund, Germany.
Drew Estate announced their plans to become the Exclusive U.S. Distributor for Debonaire House and Indian Motorcycle Cigars. Both brands are produced in the Dominican Republic under the leadership of Philip S. Zanghi III, a long-time tobacco industry veteran.
Swisher International has hired Nick van Olden as vice president of corporate tobacco procurement. In this newly established role, van Olden will coordinate tobacco procurement for Drew Estate’s premium cigar line.
Drew Estate announced the release of their new Kentucky Fire Cured Fightn’ 69th today. The new cigar is being produced exclusively for Alliance Cigar in Hauppauge, NY.
Made at La Gran Fabrica Drew Estate in Estelí, this small batch release is specially rolled for Riverside Cigars in Jeffersonville, IN. Riverside Cigars will begin selling the Tiends Exclusiva cigars at a release event scheduled for July 11, 2015.