Can you believe it – another year notched onto the belt, successes, failures and everything in between. I think it is safe to say that the Mayans were wrong this year and thank goodness because I have way too many cigars to smoke and not enough time! I hope you all are able to reflect back on 2012 and at least say “you know, I got that 51% good shit, I’m alright”. If we can […]
Approaching dusk on December 21, as much of Washington, DC was leaving town in preparation for the Christmas holiday, there was indeed some work being done â€“ but not the type of work that benefits Americaâ€™s cigar consumers, retail tobacconists, nor the manufacturers of this passion we share. Around 3:00 p.m. that afternoon, a new round of regulations, through what is known as the Unified Agenda of Regulatory and Deregulatory Actions, was released by the […]
HIALEAH PARK LAUNCHED RACE MEET WITH MEDIA|VIP RECEPTION SPONSORED BY OLIVA CIGAR COMPANY BRINGING SOME OLD FASHIONED â€œGLAMâ€ BACK TO THE RACESâ€¦ (Miami, Florida) December 18, 2012 -Historic Hialeah Park set the stage for racing to begin Saturday, December 15, 2012 and continue every Friday, Saturday and Sunday through February 17, 2013. Fans will have the opportunity to enjoy American Quarter Horse racing in what has long been considered â€œthe worldâ€™s most beautiful race course.â€ […]
Luis Sanchez-Harguindey Pardo De Vera, currently Finance Director for the Premium Cigar Division Of Imperial Tobacco Group, will succeed Buenaventura Jimenez in Cuba in the role of Co-President of CorporaciÃ³n Habanos. Luis Sanchez-Harguindey has a wide experience and knowledge of Habanos, not only because of his current position, but also because of his previous assignment in Cuba where he was Habanos Financial Vice-President from 2003 to 2006.