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New Year Smoke at Van Dalen Cigars

New Year Smoke at Van Dalen Cigars

New Year Smoke at Van Dalen Cigars. On Friday the 24th of January and Saturday the 25th, the annual New Year herf at Van Dalen Cigars at the Pannekoekstraat in Rotterdam takes place. This New Year gathering has been happening from the moment that the shop moved from...

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A new distributor has surfaced

A new distributor has surfaced

A new distributor has surfaced in The Netherlands. Montaña Alta Cigarros is the new premium cigar distribution for VandenBerg Special Products. VandenBerg Special Products has been supplying tobacco stores and other retailers with rolling papers, cones, and other...

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Mare Nostrum coming to The Netherlands

Mare Nostrum coming to The Netherlands

Mare Nostrum coming to The Netherlands. The latest blend from El Viejo Continente will soon be available in The Netherlands through distributor De Sigarenman. De Sigarenman also has a small retail outlet in the town of Hellevoetsluis. The company distributes El Viejo...

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Dutch tobacconist Van Vreumingen sold

Dutch tobacconist Van Vreumingen sold

Dutch tobacconist Van Vreumingen sold. The 183-year-old tobacconist Van Vreumingen in the Dutch town of Gouda has a new owner. After five generations of the Van Vreumingen family owning and running the shop, the family tradition will end. But the legacy will continue...

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Epic Cigars returning to The Netherlands

Epic Cigars returning to The Netherlands

Epic Cigars returning to The Netherlands. And the brand is also coming to Sweden. In a chat with Dean Parsons, owner of Epic, he mentioned finding distribution in both The Netherlands and the Scandinavian country. Epic had to reinvent itself. Parsons found a new...

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The Dutch Big Smoke 2019

The Dutch Big Smoke 2019

The Dutch Big Smoke 2019. Mid-September is the week of the Dutch Big Smoke, and it has been since 2011. This year just continued the tradition. Ministry of Cigars was there to enjoy the company of like-minded people, lovers of the leaf. Big Smoke history The Dutch Big...

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J. Cortes buys Dutch cigar distributor

J. Cortes buys Dutch cigar distributor

J. Cortes buys Dutch cigar distributor J. van Horssen BV. Well, not completely. But the Belgian cigar giant bought the machine-made division of J. Van Horssen B.V. J. Van Horssen BV is a family business founded in 1943. The sale goes in effect on January first. A few...

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CAO creates homage to Nicaragua

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 6x58 Gran Toro. And it will only be available in a select few countries. Even though the cigar is a homage to Nicaragua, and bears that name,...

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Smoke lounges are forbidden in The Netherlands

Smoke lounges are forbidden in The Netherlands

Smoke lounges are forbidden in The Netherlands effective immediately. The highest court in The Netherlands just ruled that smoke lounges in restaurants and bars are prohibited effective immediately. The anti-smoke organization ‘clean air now’ won the appeal. Since...

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Birthdays and events
January 21
EVENT: Dominican Night, Bratislava
January 23
EVENT: La Ley tasting with Didier Houvenaghel, Cigar Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur
January 24
EVENT: La Ley tasting with Didier Houvenaghel, Cigar Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur
, EVENT: New Year Herf, Van Dalen Rotterdam
January 25
EVENT: Daniel Marshall Campfire, Kitzbuhel, Austria
, EVENT: New Year Herf, Van Dalen Den Bosch
, EVENT: New Year Herf, Van Dalen Rotterdam
January 26
Bill Ives (Cubariqueño)
February 1
James Brown (Black Label Trading Company)
February 3
Nimish Desai (Rocky Patel)
February 4
Nick Perdomo (Perdomo Cigars)
February 6
Nish Patel (Rocky Patel)
February 11
Erik Espinosa (Espinosa Cigars)
February 13
EVENT: CSWC Qualifier, Naples Florida
February 14
Philipp Schuster (Schuster Cigars)
February 17
Mel Shah (MBombay)

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