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Maya Selva Announces New Cigar and New Partners

Maya Selva Cigars is releasing a 7×38 Lancero in the Cumpay Series. The handmade longfiller uses only Nicaraguan tobacco for the filler, binder, and wrapper. The filler is a selection...

Published May 2022

Crowned Heads coming to Belux

Crowned Heads coming to Belux. Cigar importers and distributors in Belgium also supply Luxembourg as the country is too small for independent cigar importers. Earlier this year, a new cigar...

Published May 2021

Bossner update in the Benelux

Bossner update in the Benelux. Recently two Dutch cigar importers and distributors made a deal. Where De Sigarenman didn’t have time to focus on his cigar import, Gajane Benelux would...

Published May 2021

Black Label releases Bishops blend

Black Label releases Bishops blend. This is the 6th year in a row that Black Label Trading Company is releasing the annual Bishops blend. There will be three sizes, just...

Published May 2021

Brun del Re back in The Netherlands

Brun del Re back in The Netherlands. The Costa Rican cigar brand was available in The Netherlands a few years ago. But their distributor back then went belly up and...

Published May 2021

More Costa Rican cigars in the Benelux

More Costa Rican cigars in the Benelux. Gajane Benelux, one of the cigar distributors in The Netherlands, Belgium, and Luxembourg confirms that they are ready to start distributing two Costa...

Published May 2021

Dunbarton is now available in Belgium

Dunbarton is now available in Belgium and Luxembourg. Starting today Dunbarton Tobacco & Trust® cigars will be available in the Belgium and Luxembourg markets through Media RuedaTM. Media Rueda is...

Published April 2021

Cigare77 Comes to the Benelux

Cigare77 comes to the Benelux. There are a surprising number of Swiss cigar brands. Of course, none of the brands are made in Switzerland. But if you look at the...

Published March 2021

Vegas de Santiago for the Benelux

Vegas de Santiago for the Benelux. The Swiss Costa Rican brand Vegas de Santiago is coming to The Netherlands. Marc Niehaus from Vegas de Santiago and Steph Kronenburg from Gajane...

Published March 2021

El Viejo Continente changes Dutch distribution

El Viejo Continente changes Dutch distribution. A few years ago, a brand new cigar importer & distributor emerged in The Netherlands. De Sigarenman from Hellevoetsluis. Owner and founder Robert Blonk...

Published March 2021

New Limiteds from Oveja Negra

New limiteds from Oveja Negra. The husband-and-wife team of James and Angela Brown is releasing two new cigars. Both are limited edition. The release will fall under the more experimental...

Published February 2021

Black Label Coming to Belgium and Luxembourg

Black Label coming to Belgium and Luxembourg. With the Black Works Studio cigars in the slipstream. Both brands come from the Oveja Negra Brands portfolio. Oveja Negra Brands is the...

Published February 2021

Lyon Cigars blended for Africa

Lyon Cigars blended for Africa. Africa is an emerging market when it comes to cigars. Of course, the Castro regime was involved In the liberation struggle in the Horn of...

Published July 2020

Hiram & Solomon cigars now available in Belgium

Hiram & Solomon cigars now available in Belgium. The brand from two cigar-loving freemasons, Nasir Dakrat and Fouad Kashouty is available through Central American Trading. This Belgian cigar importer and...

Published May 2020

Gajane Benelux releases Lagarto Real

Gajane Benelux releases Lagarto Real. This is a dry-cured shortfiller, a type of cigar that is very popular in Western Europe. But it has a twist from the regular dry-cured...

Published March 2020

Personnel changes at Cubacigar Benelux

Personnel changes at Cubacigar Benelux. Long time Managing Director Tony Hoevenaars has left his position at Cubacigar Benelux after 16 years. On request of Habanos, he will move to Switzerland...

Published March 2020

CAT Cigars releasing El Coyote

CAT Cigars releasing El Coyote. Cat stands for Central American Trading, an importer and distributor for Premium Hand Made cigars in Belgium and Luxembourg. For close to twenty years, Central...

Published December 2019

Macanudo releases Heritage Nuevo in select international markets

Macanudo releases Heritage Nuevo in select international markets. Spain, France, Denmark, Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg, and Macau are amongst the countries that will receive the cigars. But not all three sizes,...

Published November 2019

CAO creates homage to Nicaragua

CAO creates an homage to Nicaragua for select international markets. Later this year the brand will release a limited edition 6×58 Gran Toro. And it will only be available in...

Published October 2019

Blanco Cigars introduces Above & Beyond

Blanco Cigars introduces Above & Beyond internationally. And a few more countries are added to the list of markets where the cigars are available. Above & Beyond David Blanco, the...

Published October 2019

El Gusto forced to quit

El Gusto forced to quit. The Belgian magazine has been forced out of magazine stands by the government. The 25th issue won’t appear in the Belgian newsstands or tobacconist shops....

Published August 2019

Select Draw now available in the Benelux

Select Draw now available in the Benelux. We wrote about the Select Draw Cigar Cutter a few times. We even reviewed the Select Draw Cigar Cutter in this video. And...

Published August 2019

Diplomáticos El Diputado released in Belux countries

Diplomáticos El Diputado released in Belgium and Luxembourg. This is the 2018 Edicion Regional for the two countries. Cubacigar Benelux released 100.000 cigars in this 5⅛x55 size. For reference, that’s...

Published July 2019

Balmoral Añejo XO Connecticut for the Benelux

Balmoral Añejo XO Connecticut for the Benelux. The cigars will be released on the Belgian and Dutch market this month. Germany and Switzerland had the European debut of the line...

Published May 2019

Los Dueños is returning to Belgium

Los Dueños is returning to Belgium. The Dominican brand was available in Belgium for a while, until the distributor retired. But there’s a new distributor. The new distributor is not...

Published April 2019

More Vikings coming to the Benelux

Viking Cigars, the Norwegian brand made at Tabacalera La Alianza, owned by Ernesto Perez Carrillo, was introduced to the Dutch market a few months ago and now more vitolas and...

Published March 2019

Macarena bundles for the Benelux

Then you hear Macarena, you don’t immediately think of cigars, do you? But there are cigars under that name, made by A. Turrent, the Mexican tobacco grower and cigar producer....

Published March 2019

Vegas de Santiago soon available in the Benelux

Gajane Benelux and the Costa Rican brand Vegas de Santiago signed a distribution deal for the Swiss-owned cigar brand to be distributed in The Netherlands, Belgium, and Luxembourg. The companies...

Published February 2019

New Casa Turrent lines for Benelux

The latest Casa Turrent lines, named Origines, from the Mexican tobacco giant A. Turrent, will be heading towards The Netherlands, Belgium, and Luxembourg according to the distributor Gajane Benelux. The...

Published February 2019

Select draw cutter soon available in the Benelux

We were the first cigar news outlet to write about the Select Draw Cigar Cutter, and that article sparked interest from Canteros, the official distributor of all non-Cuban brands and...

Published February 2019

Gajane brings Vikings to Luxembourg

Last week we published that Gajane, the Dutch distributor of brands like Turrent, Viking, Maya Selva, Saga, Indian Motorcycle, Debonaire, and a few more brands is crossing the border to...

Published February 2019

Gajane lighters

Gajane Benelux, a distributor responsible for a vast number of brands available in The Netherlands, Belgium, and Luxembourg is adding some accessories to their portfolio. T The first accessory in...

Published February 2019

Davidoff to start distribute Illusione in six European countries

Years ago, and we are talking about 6 or more years back, we heard the rumor that Illusione and Davidoff signed a distribution deal for Europe. Yet nothing ever happened...

Published February 2019

Cigar Smoking World Championship dates

In a few years time, the Cigar Smoking World Championship has received a reputation and a status in the industry like hardly any other event. Twenty qualifying events before the...

Published January 2019

Royal Agio distributes MacBaren in Benelux

Normally we don’t post about pipe tobacco, but now that Royal Agio is branching out into the pipe tobacco business we make an exception. No, Royal Agio isn’t going to...

Published December 2018

VegaFina Exclusivo Benelux

VegaFina has released a regional edition for the Benelux countries, Belgium, The Netherlands, and Luxembourg for the first time in the twenty years of existence of the brand. Three thousand...

Published December 2018