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1/03/2014

The winners in the Production, Business and Communication categories were announced during the Gala Dinner that brought the 16th Habano Festival to a close

One of the most anticipated moments at the closing of the 16th Habano Festival was the announcement of the 2013 Habano Award winners in the Production, Business and Communication categories.

1/03/2014

The 16th Habano Festival came to an end with recognitions to talent and innovation

During the closing of the International Seminar and Tradeshow of the 16th Habano Festival, organizers announced a number of major prizes, such as the winner of the contest for the longest burning ash, the best booths in different categories and the top honors in the Habano in Images contest.

26/02/2014

Cigar Aficionado, the U.S.-based magazine, gave Habanos s.a. the award to the world’s best cigar in 2013

26/02/2014

 “2013 was a year of good outcomes for Habanos s.a., despite the economic crisis and the antismoking legislations. Our share of the premium cigar market remains strong, with over 70 percent of the total in terms of units and 80 percent as far as values are concerned,” said Jorge Luis Fernandez Maique, deputy president Marketing for Habanos s.a. during the opening of the 16th Habano Festival’s International Seminar.

 

26/02/2014

 “2013 was a year of good outcomes for Habanos S.A., despite the economic crisis and the antismoking legislations. Our share of the premium cigar market remains strong, with over 70 percent of the total in terms of units and 80 percent as far as values are concerned,” said Jorge Luis Fernandez Maique, deputy president Marketing for Habanos S.A. during the opening of the 16th Habano Festival’s International Seminar.

 

25/02/2014

A very exclusive tasting session of vitolas rolled with leaves hailing from the tobacco-producing districts of San Juan y Martinez and San Luis was held Tuesday during the Habano Festival

24/02/2014

The unveiling of the two newest vitolas in Habanos S.A.’s portfolio rolled up the curtain of the 16th Habano Festival.

Cuba steps back on the world spotlight with the biggest international event for lovers of the planet’s best tobacco –the Habano Festival- whose 16th edition opened officially last night at the Club Habana in the island nation’s capital.

24/02/2014

Like every year, the Gala Night of the Habano Festival organized by Habanos S.A. will announce the winners of the Habano Awards in the Production, Communication and Business categories, in an effort to recognize outstanding personalities in each of these fields for their ties with habanos. Though the recipients of this year’s awards are yet to be trumpeted, the nominees were revealed in a press conference.

23/02/2014

Habanos s.a. presents Le Hoyo de San Juan and Partagás Serie D No. 6, which will be the focus of this years Welcoming Evening .

The sales of Grupo Habanos, which this year celebrates its 20th anniversary, have experienced a significant growth of over 8% in 2013

The names of the celebrities from different fields attending the event will be announced during the week

 

24/12/2013

Montecristo No. 2 is no doubt the undisputed king of figurado (tapered) cigars and one of the bestsellers in Habanos S.A.’s portfolio, garnering great commercial success and reviews, reasons why Cigar Aficionado magazine has picked it among the finest cigars of 2013.