Cigar News: A.J. Fernandez Cigars' Kris Kachaturian to Retire from Brand

Cigar News: Cigars’ to Retire from Brand

AJ Fernandez and family to take over distribution

(Miami, Florida) December 7, 2015— Cigars, recognized for creating some of the most acclaimed cigars in the industry, announces that managing partner, will soon retire and shift into an advisory role for the brand. Kachaturian will continue in day to day operations for the time being, to ensure a smooth transition.

, former Managing Partner of Cigars stated: “I recognized A.J. as a tobacco prodigy, when I first met him in 10 years ago. I am proud to have worked alongside him, to create the Cigar brand. I now wish to retire from the company, and focus my energy on my family. “

said: “I am truly grateful for Kris’ business partnership, and everything he has contributed to the success of the Cigar brand. While Kris is no longer my business partner, he will continue to be my family and confidant.”

and family will now oversee distribution of the Cigar brand. The U.S. distribution center will also move to a new location at 2695 West 81st Street Hialeah, FL 33016.

Cigars exploded onto the scene with the popular and innovative San Lotano Oval. A.J Fernandez later introduced New World which attained the 2014 Number 1 Cigar of the year by the expert tasting panel at Cigar Journal. recently unveiled his newest creation, Enclave, at the 2015 IPCPR in New Orleans.

About Cigars:

Cigars is based on the rich tradition of the Fernandez cigar legacy. now produces unparalleled, hand-rolled cigars in Estelí, which have garnered numerous top ratings and acclaim from cigar publications and consumers alike. Today continues the family tradition as he oversees production and manages day to day operations in his factory in Estelí.

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