Gurkha_Logo Cigars has announced a distribution partnership with Kretek Canada. will be assisted by Kretek’s sales force in improving availability of cigars throughout Canada and increasing brand awareness.

“Canadians represent the largest percentage of non-U.S. citizens vacationing in the United States. As a result of these travels Canadians are asking their local retailers to carry more cigars,” said Kaizad Hansotia, CEO of Cigars. “We decided that we needed to have a larger sales effort in Canada. only partners with the best and Kretek is both highly respected and highly efficient, they will be key to the expansion of nation.”

Canadians typically smoke mostly Cuban cigars, but in recent years we have seen an increase in non-cuban cigars.