News 

General Cigar Appoints New Vice President of Marketing

In a recent Press Release from General Cigars just before the 85th IPCPR Convention, it has been officially announced that José de Castro will be starting his new role with General Cigars August 1st, 2017 as Vice President of Marketing.   July 7, 2017, Richmond, VA — General Cigar is pleased to announce that José de Castro will join the company as vice president of marketing, assuming his new role on August 1, 2017. A marketing veteran with nearly 20 years of experience, José will play an integral role in…

Read More
News 

Cigar Press Release: Recluse Cigar Company Announces OTG Habano

Recluse Cigar Company announces the release of Recluse OTG Habano. The Recluse OTG Habano is the fourth expansion of Recluse Cigar Companies original OTG Maduro blend which was the companies very first blend that was offered to the U.S. market. J.R. Dominguez, who is one of the companies founders said, ” The OTG Maduro has always been my personal favorite. Now I have a problem; I cannot make up my mind which one I like the best!” The Recluse OTG Habano features a Grade A Habano wrapper and the cigar…

Read More
News 

Press Release: La Coleccion de Elegancia by Gran Habano

LA COLECCIÓN DE ELEGANCIA By Gran Habano Miami, Florida, April 13, 2016 – Gran Habano announces the pre-release of La Colección de Elegancia, or The Elegance Collection, a collection of Gran Habano’s best-selling Corojo #5 blend in Gran Habano introduces its Colección de Elegancia for the discerning smoker, seeking a unique Corojo #5 experience. The Corojo #5 Elegance sizes have the strongest blend in the Gran Habano profile with rich, full-bodied flavors further enhanced by the smaller ring gauge. Gran Habano is now taking pre-orders from retailers for La Colección…

Read More
Brick and Mortar News 

Cigar News: Stogies Houston Announces New Website and Online Store

Stogies World Class Cigars announced December 19th that they have launched their new website at StogiesWorldClassCigars.com. The site has been under development for several months and is now ready for launch for all of your cigar needs in 2015 and beyond. This will be Stogies first foray into e-commerce and they have built a robust yet shopper-friendly site. With several hundred cigars lines and thousands of individual SKU’s, Stogies will have nearly every cigar sold in the U.S market available to purchase in their online store. Most cigars will be…

Read More
News 

Cigar Press Release : Sindicato Ships Its Newest Cigar – The Sindicato Maduro

PRESS RELEASE: SINDICATO SHIPS ITS NEWEST CIGAR, THE SINDICATO MADURO Boca Raton, Florida – October 28th, 2014 Sindicato Cigars has shipped its newest cigar, the Sindicato Maduro, which debuted at the 2014 IPCPR. The Sindicato Maduro will be arriving at hundreds of retailers across the United States within the week. The new Sindicato Maduro is a square-pressed cigar with an unfinished foot and is crafted with a beautiful, San Andrés Morrón wrapper from Alberto and Alejandro Turrent. Master blender Arsenio Ramos has combined this wrapper with the finest tobaccos from…

Read More
News 

Cigar News: General Cigar Hires/Acquires Leccia

Today in a press release General Cigar announced that they have hired Sam Leccia and acquired Leccia Tobacco.  This news comes almost one week after news broke of General acquiring Torano Cigars.  Below is the press release from General. Richmond, VA — General Cigar Company is excited to announce today they have hired Sam Leccia as “Cigar and Blend Specialist.” General Cigar has also acquired the Leccia Tobacco Company cigar brands, as part of the Foundry Tobacco Company, and will market and distribute the Black, White and Luchador lines, effective…

Read More