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The Netherlands

Liga Bauhaus expected soon

Liga Bauhaus expected soon

Liga Bauhaus expected soon. In the early days of December 2020, Drew Estate made an announcement. It would release a Liga Privada exclusively for Europe. And even though it is not the first European exclusive release for Drew Estate, it is the first-ever Liga Privada...

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Van Dalen Cigars opens the 6th store

Van Dalen Cigars opens the 6th store

Van Dalen Cigars opens the 6th store in The Netherlands. Or the 7th if you include Cigaragua which is part of the same family. With more and more tobacconists closing their doors in The Netherlands, it is good to see that Van Dalen Cigars is building an empire and...

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Balmoral releases Añejo 29 as a limited edition

Balmoral releases Añejo 29 as a limited edition

Balmoral releases Añejo 29 as a limited edition. Only 2000 boxes are available worldwide of which 200 have arrived at Dutch retailers. The boxes contain 10 cigars and the fixed retail price in The Netherlands is €135 per box. The size o the cigar is a Rothschild...

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Van Dalen opens a shop in Groningen

Van Dalen opens a shop in Groningen

Van Dalen opens a shop in Groningen. The largest city in the northern part of The Netherlands is without a specialized tobacco shop since Davidoff closed its shops in The Netherlands. Years before, Davidoff acquired Homan Sigaren, the most renowned tobacconist in the...

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Bossner is entering Belgium

Bossner is entering Belgium

Bossner is entering Belgium and changes distributor in The Netherlands. The German cigar brand found a new distributor with Gajane Benelux. Through Gajane, they reach more Dutch retailers than through their previous distributor. But the bonus is access to the Belgian...

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The Netherlands prohibits internet sales of tobacco

The Netherlands prohibits internet sales of tobacco

The Netherlands prohibits internet sales of tobacco. In a new wave of legislation, the Dutch government is prohibiting the sale of tobacco on the World Wide Web starting in 2023. It is one of the many steps to come to a smoke-free generation in 2040. Where most of the...

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Blend 15 for The Netherlands

Blend 15 for The Netherlands

Blend 15 for The Netherlands. Last month, A.J. Fernandez released his first bundle cigar. Well, to be precise, not the first bundle cigars he makes in his factory, but the first under his own name. Tabacalera A.J. Fernandez is making the Reposado bundles for Maier...

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Deforestation in The Netherlands

Deforestation in The Netherlands

Deforestation in The Netherlands. Well, it’s not that trees are cut, but the list of tobacconists that are closing the doors in The Netherlands is growing and growing. In the recent past, Ministry of Cigars published articles about Augustus van Neer, Cigarros...

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Toscano releases Il Moro 2020

Toscano releases Il Moro 2020

Toscano releases Il Moro 2020. It is the annual limited edition, Il Moro, from the Italian cigar manufacturer. It has become a tradition since the first Il Moro limited edition in 2000. The Limited Edition is rolled by hand with vintage tobaccos.  The Toscano Il...

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Plain packaging coming to The Netherlands

Plain packaging coming to The Netherlands

Plain packaging coming to The Netherlands. The new legislation is planned to be implemented from January 1st, 2022. But how strict that legislation is going to be is yet to be seen. Right now, the only thing that the Dutch government revealed is that plain packaging...

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