Cigar News: Zev Kaminetsky Named VP of Sales for Fratello Cigars

Fratello Cigars has announced the hiring of Zev Kaminetsky as the new VP of Sales for Fratello Cigars.  Kaminetsky is a cigar industry veteran, having spent nearly 15 years with Camacho, Drew Estate & most recently as National Sales Director for Royal Agio Cigars USA (Balmoral Premium Cigars).   Fratello Cigars Owner, Omar de Frias, noted: Read more about Cigar News: Zev Kaminetsky Named VP of Sales for Fratello Cigars[…]

Cigar News: Fratello Cigars Announces Company’s Limited Edition Humidor

Fratello Cigars announced today, the company’s first, limited-edition humidor. Limited and numbered to 100 units, the Fratello Humidor was designed to maximize interior space and effectively distribute humidity across two levels. This collector’s item has a built-in chrome finish hygrometer and enough space to carefully place up to 100 cigars. Omar Frias, owner of Fratello Read more about Cigar News: Fratello Cigars Announces Company’s Limited Edition Humidor[…]

Cigar News: Fratello Cigars Announces the Pennsylvanian

As part of the company’s State Series line of cigars, Fratello Cigars announced today the launch of “The Pennsylvanian“. This blend will be sold exclusively to retailers in Pennsylvania. Prior to this release, Fratello released the DMV in November 2018 to be sold exclusively in D.C. Maryland, Virginia and Delaware. The Texan joined the ranks Read more about Cigar News: Fratello Cigars Announces the Pennsylvanian[…]

Cigar News: Fratello Cigars Announce “International Only” Sorella

Fratello Cigars and Omar de Frias have announced their latest creation – the Fratello Sorella. Sorella was introduced in June 2019 with the release of the Space Fresh Packs in 6 x 50 format and served as “market research” for Fratello as they investigated expanding their future product offering. This “Same Blend, New Look” version Read more about Cigar News: Fratello Cigars Announce “International Only” Sorella[…]

Cigar News: Fratello Cigars Continues International Growth

Fratello Cigars announced today, their newest distribution partner in Brazil, Reality Cigars. Since 1995, Reality Cigars has been dedicated to the import and distribution of tobacco products in the Brazilian market. Currently, Reality Cigars is the largest importer and distributor of cigars, tobacco and accessories in Brazil. They have grown and enhanced their reputation by Read more about Cigar News: Fratello Cigars Continues International Growth[…]

Cigar News: Fratello Cigars Introduces – Fratello Arlequin Prensado Robusto & Toro

Fratello Cigars announced today, the introduction of the Fratello Arlequin Prensado. Originally introduced back in June 2019 and expressed in a 6 x 50 vitola packaged in “Space Fresh Packs”, the 2020 “Same Blend, New Look” version of the Arlequin will debut in 2 box-pressed vitolas, a 5 ½ x 52 Robusto and a 6 Read more about Cigar News: Fratello Cigars Introduces – Fratello Arlequin Prensado Robusto & Toro[…]

Cigar News: Fratello Cigars Expands European Footprint with Expansion to Spain

Omar de Frias is proud to announce Fratello Cigars newest distribution partner in Spain, Colonial Tabac SL. Colonial Tabac has been in the cigar industry since 2008 and headquartered in Barcelona Spain, working closely with the best cigar stores in the country that generate 80% of the cigar business in the area. Ernest Zacarias, co-founder Read more about Cigar News: Fratello Cigars Expands European Footprint with Expansion to Spain[…]

Cigar News: Fratello Camo Bundles Start Shipping

Omar de Frias announced today that the Fratello Camo Bundles that showcased at this year’s TPE trade show are heading to stores this week.  Due to the COVID-19 global pandemic that halted operations in the Dominican Republic and placed the US on a “Stay At Home” order for several weeks, the original March release was delayed. Omar Stated: Read more about Cigar News: Fratello Camo Bundles Start Shipping[…]

Cigar News: Fratello Cigars Enters the Value Cigar Market

Fratello Cigars and Omar de Frias are at it once again. Today, Fratello Cigars announced it will be debuting three new, value priced, products at the January TPE trade show in Las Vegas, NV. The three blends will be known as; Fratello Blu (Blue) Fratello Rosso (Red) Fratello Verde (Green) All three will be packaged Read more about Cigar News: Fratello Cigars Enters the Value Cigar Market[…]

Cigar News: Fratello Cigars Announces Esclusivo Connecticut

Omar de Frias has announced the Fratello Esclusivo Connecticut to be sold exclusively at Old Virginia Tobacco (OVTC). Fratello Esclusivo launched last year with a 5 x 52 Habano Nicaragua piramide.  This year, the Esclusivo Connecticut, will expand the line in all 7 stores of the Northern Virginia chain.   The Esclusivo Connecticut has a blend described as: Wrapper – Ecuador Connecticut Binder – Nicaragua Filler – Nicaragua Read more about Cigar News: Fratello Cigars Announces Esclusivo Connecticut[…]

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Cigar News: Fratello Cigars Hires Regional Sales Manager for Florida & Georgia

Omar de Frias is proud to announce the hiring of Robert Hernandez as the new Regional Sales Manager based in Florida and Georgia.  “Robert comes to Fratello with years of successful sales experience. He will be responsible for reaching out to existing customers to make sure their needs are met while developing new partnerships within Read more about Cigar News: Fratello Cigars Hires Regional Sales Manager for Florida & Georgia[…]

Cigar News: Fratello Cigars Brings Back the DMV

The DMVs own Fratello Cigars has announced the return of its popular regional release of the cigar line made as a tribute to the region that birthed the company. DMV stands for District (Washington DC), Maryland and Virgina and also includes Delaware. Similar to last year’s release, each DMV member gets their own unique size.  Read more about Cigar News: Fratello Cigars Brings Back the DMV[…]

Cigar News: Fratello Cigars Announces The Texan – Exclusive to Texas Retailers

Omar de Frias and Fratello Cigars announced today, the special launch of The Texan.   This blend will be sold exclusively to retailers in Texas and will be part of a series of state releases by Fratello.    The Texan has a blend that is described as: Wrapper – HVA Ecuador Binder – Sumatra Filler Read more about Cigar News: Fratello Cigars Announces The Texan – Exclusive to Texas Retailers[…]

Cigar News: Fratello Cigars Introduces the Piccolo

Omar de Frias is proud to announce the company’s latest blend, the Fratello Piccolo.  Different from the Fratello Classico, the Piccolo uses an Ecuadorian Habano wrapper with the same binder and filler as the Classico. “We used a different wrapper on our Classico blend and picked up some great flavors! The combustion and aroma were Read more about Cigar News: Fratello Cigars Introduces the Piccolo[…]