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Cigar News: Gurkha Helps With Hurricane Irma Relief

Gurkha Cigars has teamed up with Macallan and Hugo Boss to help raise funds for those devastated by Hurricane Irma. The event will be held in partnership with the Red Cross and all proceeds will contribute to the relief funds set up to help those who are still dealing with the effect of the recent catastrophic hurricane.

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Cigar News: Gurkha 10 Year Anniversary Cellar Reserve Ships to Stores

Gurkha Cigars started shipping the special edition 15-year Cellar Reserve cigar to stores across the United States. This cigar was created to commemorate the Cellar Reserve’s 10-year anniversary. The Cellar Reserve is the company’s first brick and mortar cigar and its most successful brand and this anniversary edition was very well received during this year’s IPCPR.

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Cigar News: Camacho Re-Releases Diploma

PINELLAS PARK, FL (FRIDAY, OCTOBER 6, 2017) –– Camacho, the world’s leading brand of bold cigars, is proud to announce the relaunch of the original Camacho Diploma. Bold from the ground up, the Camacho Diploma Special Selection is a full live loud experience of unparalleled flavor and intensity.

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Cigar News: Davidoff Introduces New Travel Humidor

Davidoff Cigars has introduced a new Travel Humidor.  The new product is said to meet the needs of cigar aficionados looking to travel in style, and a refined, practical and protective solution for travelling with your cigars.  Davidoff worked with renowned Italian craftsman and designer Marcello Bottino to bring this new product line to life.  Bottino specializes in welding techniques and innovative textile design, using new materials and solutions.

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Cigar News: IPCPR Announces Pursell Departure

September 19, 2017 — The International Premium Cigar & Pipe Retailers Association announced today the departure of Its Chief Executive Officer, Mark Pursell, effective October 15 of this year. Ken P. Neumann, IPCPR’s President and a Retailer from Libertyville, IL thanks Mark for his service to the association over the last three years and added, “On behalf of the Board, we appreciate the opportunity to work with Mark over the next month to ensure a smooth transition.”

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Cigar News: House Bill Passes with Premium Cigar Exemption

Earlier today the US House of Representatives passed a 12 bill spending package that includes a provision prohibiting the FDA from enforcing regulations against premium cigars. The bill, known as an omnibus appropriations package, passed the House by 211-198 votes and will now move to the Senate for consideration. Congress has until December 8th to pass spending legislation and fund the federal government.

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Cigar News | Quesada Releases Oktoberfest Bayern

The name Bayern is the German name for Bavaria, which is one of the sixteen states in Germany. Bayern is the state where the Oktoberfest celebrations first originated. For the Oktoberfest Bayern, Quesada Cigars reaches back into its past and uses the Cuban-style pyramid shaped vitola based on the classic Fonseca Triangular format. The 2017 Quesada Oktoberfest Dominican blend was then tweaked to work with this unique vitola – delivering a one-of-a-kind smoking experience.

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Cigar News | Drew Estate Announces Herrera Estelí DeSocio for Alliance Cigar

Drew Estate today announced the release of Herrera Estelí DeSocio.  It is an exclusive vitola for Alliance Cigar, a premium cigar wholesale distributor based in New York. The Herrera Estelí DeSocio is a 6 x 60 vitola with an Ecuadorian Habano wrapper, Honduran binder, and filler from Nicaragua, in 10 count boxes with an MSRP of $8.60 per cigar.

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