Habanos at Inter-Tabac 2017


Once again, Habanos, S.A. took center stage in Inter-Tabac, a fair held in Dortmund, Germany, and described as the most important space in terms of cigar products and accessories in Europe.

At the stand of Habanos, S.A. and Fifth Avenue Products, the attendees took a closer look at Habanos, S.A’s new products for 2017, such as H. Upmann with its first Gran Reserva Cosecha 2011, its iconic Sir Winston vitola (47 x 178 mm), one of the brand’s most popular vitolas as it has been highly acclaimed among aficionados of H. Upmann and all Habanos. Montecristo Línea 1935, which comes out with its three vitolas, Maltés (53 x 153mm), Dumas (49 x 130mm), with a new and different presentation and strong taste, and Leyenda (55 x 165 mm). Quai D´Orsay No. 50 (50 x 110mm) and No.54 (54 x 135 mm), in presentations of 10-25 units, was joined by Coronas Claro vitola (42 x 142 mm). Romeo y Julieta Petit Royales (47 x 95mm) and Ediciones Limitadas 2017: Cohiba Talismán, Partagás Serie No. 1 and Punch Regios de Punch were also showcased at the stand.

This edition of the fair was attended by over 10 exclusive distributors of Habanos from around the world.

Fifth Avenue Products Trading G.M.B.H, Exclusive Distributor of Habanos for Germany, Austria and Poland, represented by its president Mr. Heinrich Villiger, handed the prize to the best 2017 Habanos Specialist in German territory, Mr. Muhammte Genc, from Dusseldorf-based La Casa del Habano.

Within the framework of the market fair, the following prizes were given to Habanos, S.A.’s products and brands:

·         Cigar Trophy 2017 “Best Cuban Brand” given by Cigar Journal to Partagás brand

·         Cigar Trophy 2017 “Best Cuban Cigar” given by Cigar Journal to Montecristo No. 2

The awards ceremony was attended by Mr. Inocente Nuñez Blanco, Co-president of Habanos, S.A. and Mr. Justo Luis Fuentes, President of TABACUBA, and Mr. Christoph Puszkar, Marketing Director of Fifth Avenue Products Trading G.M.B.H, Exclusive Distributor of Habanos for Germany.


Inter-Tabac international fair is an important event that gains momentum year in year out, and it has become a must-attend event in the annual calendar, where tribute is paid to Habanos’ launchings.