Pappy Van Winkle’s Family Reserve will be produced at Drew Estate’s Estelí factory, blended with tobaccos selected by Jonathan Drew.
Swisher International Inc. and Drew Estate Tobacco Company disclosed today that they have entered into a definitive purchase agreement whereby Swisher International will acquire Drew Estate in its entirety. Drew Estate will continue to operate under its current management team as a subsidiary of Swisher.
“I am very happy with the growth of Roberto P Duran Premium Cigars and with that growth is the need for top notch personals to help carry the brand forward,” said Roberto Durán in a press release.
This acquisition will strengthen General Cigar’s market position and enhance the company’s product mix to deliver greater value and innovation to its retail customers and consumers. It will also allow General Cigar to further expand its exceptional portfolio of leading brands by offering opportunities within the company’s international footprint, while presenting significant growth potential in the domestic market.
Drew Estate has made a number of announcements regarding product releases and new promotional campaigns. Here’s a quick rundown.
Eiroa says the value of the items stolen is about $800,000.
La Aurora Cigars announced its latest release, Untamed by La Aurora. “Since the year 2000, La Aurora has been on the hunt for the ideal tobacco to enhance the strength of the cigar without sacrificing La…
The Dominican-made cigar comprises Dominican filler, and an Ecuadorian Habano wrapper. It is presented in boxes of 10 cigars and is manufactured in nine vitolas.
The new blend comprises an Ecuadorian Sumatra wrapper, Nicaraguan binder, and Nicaraguan and Dominican fillers. Initially, they’ll be offered in a 6 x 60 format (the vitola is called Magnum) at $11.50 per cigar.