Favilli cigars announced today that it is ending operations in the cigar industry. The company was formerly known as Mombacho Cigars when it hit purchased the Favilli Mansion in Granada, Nicaragua and hit the cigar scene in the US in 2014. The company saw the resignation of their president and master blender, Claudio Sgroi, in 2021 and has had trouble recovering in the market ever since.
German Engineered Cigars has announced their second regular production blend, RAUMZEIT. It was blended in collaboration with Claudio Sgroi, formerly...
Claudio Sgroi, former Master Blender and President of Mombacho Cigars and current Tobacco Industry Consultant is collaborating with Edgar Julian Sued, owner of Julián Sued & Compañía (Cigar Factory) for a series of three Limited Edition cigars.
Mombacho Cigars announced today that one of their founders, Cam Heaps, will take over the company's role of President. Heaps takes over for Claudio Sgroi, who is remaining on as Master Blender and Partner.
Spain marks the 15th country to receive distribution from Mombacho Cigars S.A. This new distribution comes through La Casa Del Tabaco SLU and begins January 2020. The new partnership begins with the company's Tierra Volcan and Liga Maestro brands, which they have already received.
German Engineered Cigars has announced a new line of cigars, and the fans of the brand will determine the size it comes in. The name of the new line is undisclosed but it falls under the AUTONOM series which was announced back in February. This is also one of the projects that the company is partnering with Claudio Sgroi on which was announced in September of last year.
German Engineered Cigars is partnering with Claudio Sgroi, former Master Blender at Mombacho, and his consulting company CST Consulting. The two entities will collaborate on two new blends to start with, both of which are schedule to release in 2022, the first at TPE in January.
Claudio Sgroi has been the Master Blender of Mombacho Cigars for ten years. He had been president of the company since 2016 until earlier this year where he stepped down from that role and was replaced by Cam Heaps but had retained the role of Master Blender. Now, as of April 1, he will no longer have an active role in the company. The company has not announced a replacement.
Mombacho Cigars S.A. announced today, the shipment of their annual Cosecha release, with this year's being named the Mombacho Cosecha 2015. This years blend contains only tobacco from the year 2015 as the name suggests. The word cosecha translates to harvest. The blend is a Nicaraguan puro and will be available to buy July 1st.
After teasing their collaboration with Diplomático Rum at IPCPR 2019, Mombacho Cigars S.A. has officially announced the project is shipping given more details about Diplomático By Mombacho Cigars S.A.