Cigar News: State of the Industry – Major Manufacturers Decide to Bypass Major Trade Show

The PCA Trade Show Hitting the news wires today, courtesy of Halfwheel.com, it is being reported that four of the top worldwide cigar manufacturers have decided to not exhibit at the 2020 Premium Cigar Association (PCA) trade show later this year. The list includes: Altadis USA Davidoff of Geneva USA Drew Estate General Cigar / Read more about Cigar News: State of the Industry – Major Manufacturers Decide to Bypass Major Trade Show[…]

Cigar News: Hawaii to Get Paniolo Especiale 2020 Exclusive Cigar

As in 2019, Crowned Heads has once again partnered with Drew Estate to offer the Hawaii exclusive “Paniolo Especiale” Limited Edition cigar. The 2020 version of this cigar will be relased February 7, 2020 once again at an exclusive dinner event hosted by R. Field Wine at the Prince Waikiki Hotel. The Paniolo Especiale 2020 Read more about Cigar News: Hawaii to Get Paniolo Especiale 2020 Exclusive Cigar[…]

Cigar News: Drew Estate Announces Shipping of Humidified 5-Packs Nationwide

Just in time for holiday gift giving, Drew Estate announced the shipping of ten humidified 5-Packs, including: ACID Kuba Kuba, ACID Kuba Maduro, ACID Toast, ACID Cold Infusion ACID Blondie, Undercrown Maduro and Shade, Tabak Especial Dulce and Negra, and La Vieja Habana Cuban Corojo. Meticulously designed for the consumer who is on-the-go, each 5-Pack Read more about Cigar News: Drew Estate Announces Shipping of Humidified 5-Packs Nationwide[…]

Cigar News: Drew Estate Announces Soft Re-Opening of Cigar Safari

Today Drew Estate announced the soft re-opening of the Cigar Safari Program, the ultimate experiential cigar tour to Esteli, Nicaragua hosted at La Gran Fabrica Drew Estate for 4 days and 3 nights. Since 2008, Drew Estate has been the industry leader in cigar tourism through their Cigar Safari program. Safari presents an opportunity for Read more about Cigar News: Drew Estate Announces Soft Re-Opening of Cigar Safari[…]

Cigar Lifestyle – When Worlds Collide – Drew Estate X Art Basel Event

This past Friday evening I was cordially invited to attend and cover a one night event in Wynwood, Florida called “X Art Basel’ that was put on by Drew Estate Cigars. If you are not familiar with Art Basel, one of the biggest events held in Miami, Florida, it is a gathering of artists, galleries, Read more about Cigar Lifestyle – When Worlds Collide – Drew Estate X Art Basel Event[…]

Cigar Lifestyle: Drew Estate Hosting “X Art Basel”

This coming Friday, December 6, Drew Estate Cigars will be capping their 20th Anniversary of ACID Cigars by hosting a special 1 night only event in the heart of Art Basel, sponsored by Hausammann Gallery. The gallery was founded in 1961 by Renato Hausammann, originally in the Italian ski town of Cortina, and now moved Read more about Cigar Lifestyle: Drew Estate Hosting “X Art Basel”[…]

Cigar News: Drew Estate Shipping Pappy Van Winkle’s Family Reserve Flying Pig Exclusive

Drew Estate has announced the shipping of the Pappy Van Winkle’s Family Reserve Flying Pig to Pappy & Co, owned and operated by the Van Winkle Family. The Flying Pig is one of the most desired vitolas in the company’s portfolio, presented in a 3 15/16th x 60 ring gauge vitola, and is a favorite amongst cigar enthusiasts worldwide. The Read more about Cigar News: Drew Estate Shipping Pappy Van Winkle’s Family Reserve Flying Pig Exclusive[…]

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Cigar News: Drew Estate Hires Ryan Gallimore as Manager of Consumer Engagement

Stogie Press has learned, Drew Estate hired Mr. Ryan Gallimore, a.k.a. LRG, as the new Manager of Consumer Engagement. Personally, I have come to think of Ryan as another son, a young man I met in 2014, when I first walked into Don Yeyo Cigars in Dearborn MI on a cold winter day. Ryan and Read more about Cigar News: Drew Estate Hires Ryan Gallimore as Manager of Consumer Engagement[…]

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Cigar News: Joya de Nicaragua Announces the Joya Copper

Joya de Nicaragua proudly announces Joya Copper and extends an invitation to cigar lovers around the world to rediscover the modern essence of full-bodied tradition from the oldest cigar factory in Nicaragua. As the fifth member of the JOYA brand family along with Cabinetta, Red, Black and Silver, Joya Copper is a perfect complement that Read more about Cigar News: Joya de Nicaragua Announces the Joya Copper[…]

Cigar News: Drew Estate Announces the Limited Release of the Herrera Esteli Norteño Edicion Limitada

Drew Estate announced today, the limited release of the Herrera Esteli Norteño Edicion Limitada Churchill to Drew Diplomat retailers nationwide. Originally released in 2015, this limited edition is a favorite among cigar connoisseurs and retailers alike. The Herrera Esteli Norteño Edicion Limitada showcases extensively aged tobaccos from the Estelí and Jalapa growing regions of Nicaragua, Read more about Cigar News: Drew Estate Announces the Limited Release of the Herrera Esteli Norteño Edicion Limitada[…]

Cigar News: What’s your Accent? Drew Estate Debuts Additional Regional Exclusive ACID Accents

Drew Estate announced today the expansion of the ACID Accents program to new regions including California, Chicago area, Georgia and Texas. The ACID Accents program provides Drew Diplomat retailers with a regionally exclusive cigar. The first two Acid Accents, the Jay St. Posse for the NYC Area and the B-More 410 for Maryland, were showcased Read more about Cigar News: What’s your Accent? Drew Estate Debuts Additional Regional Exclusive ACID Accents[…]

Cigar News: Drew Estate Revs the Motor on Deadwood by Unleashing Fat Bottom Betty Gordito

Drew Estate has announced the national launch of the Deadwood Fat Bottom Betty Gordito to Drew Estate retailers. The Deadwood brand continues to skyrocket in popularity among consumers and retailers alike, and now the Gordito joins the Fat Bottom Betty lineup. The Fat Bottom Betty Gordito features a lush maduro wrapper and is blended with Read more about Cigar News: Drew Estate Revs the Motor on Deadwood by Unleashing Fat Bottom Betty Gordito[…]

Cigar News: Fabien Ziegler Leaving Drew Estate

Drew Estate, a global manufacturer and distributor of premium cigars announced today that Fabien Ziegler, Director of Consumer Engagement, is leaving the company to pursue other interests. A twenty-year veteran “on the street”, Mr. Ziegler has been a tremendous ambassador for Drew Estate, working in both sales and marketing, including most recently leading the company’s Read more about Cigar News: Fabien Ziegler Leaving Drew Estate[…]

Cigar News: TPE 2020 All-Industry Celebration Details Announced

For many in the Cigar Industry, the Premium Cigar Association (PCA) Trade Show is always on their schedule, but that is not the only trade show for the industry. The other is the Tobacco Plus Expo (TPE) which is presented by the Tobacco Media Group (TMG) owned by Kretek International. The TPE is the largest Read more about Cigar News: TPE 2020 All-Industry Celebration Details Announced[…]