Cigar News: Drew Estate and Agio Cigars Announce Distribution Partnership

Cigar News: and Announce Distribution Partnership

For Release 10:00 AM, March 3rd, 2014

Press Release and Proudly Announce Distribution Partnership

Miami, FL, March 3, 2014: Cigars and Tobacco Company are pleased to announce exclusive distribution agreement effective April 1st 2014. will market, sell, and distribute all Cigar brands in the United States. This agreement expands Cigars’ reach across the broad channels of tobacco distribution throughout the U.S. and provides the opportunity to market Panter, Mehari’s and Balmoral brands in the
optimal way.

Cigar News: Drew Estate and Agio Cigars Announce Distribution Partnership

Cigar News: and Announce Distribution Partnership

Boris Wintermans, CEO of Cigars explains: “Although our companies are quite different, there was an immediate chemistry between our two family businesses. Both companies aim for creating purposeful brands for the long run and are committed to making a difference. We both have the ambition to expand in the U.S. market and the portfolio compliments the brand portfolio perfectly.”

Tobacco Company, including both the premium division and the popular market side called, “Half a Sandwich” has tremendous respect for the team and the special family tradition behind all of their fine cigars,” explains , co-founder. “At , we understand that success comes through purposeful collaboration. That’s why we are so excited about this new partnership with ,” according to President, Michael Cellucci.

About :

Founded in New York City in 1996 by two former college fraternity brothers, who shared a dream to become world-class cigar makers. and Marvin Samel led to become one of the largest and fastest growing cigar companies in the world. Under their mantra “The Rebirth of Cigars”™, has defied the odds by innovating new elements to the cigar industry with their unique tobaccos and blending styles that have attracted new and old cigar enthusiasts. In their Gran Fabrica , the Nicaraguan headquarters, produces successful brands such as ACID, Herrera Estelí, Java by , Kentucky Fired Cured, Liga Privada, My Uzi Weighs a Ton, Natural, Nica Rustica, Tabak Especial and Undercrown.

About Cigars:

Cigars is a leading global cigar manufacturer offering internationally renowned brands such as Mehari’s, Panter and Balmoral. Established by Jacques Wintermans in 1904 and headed by 4th generation Boris Wintermans, Cigars has always been an independent family company. At the centennial, her Majesty Queen of the Netherlands awarded with the Royal warrant of appointment. From its home base in the Dutch town of Duizel, cigars are being sent to more than 100 countries worldwide. Production facilities in the Netherlands, Belgium, Sri Lanka and the Dominican Republic combine state of the art technology with the best tobaccos available to result in the highest quality cigars for cigar lovers all over the world.

For more information on both companies, please visit our websites:
www.drewestate.com
www.agiocigars.com

Contact: Johnny Brooke

Phone 786-581-1800
jbrooke@drewestate.com
12415 SW 136th Ave
Suite 7
Miami, FL 33186