February 27, 2012

Weekly News (February 27, 2012)

Editor’s Note: This past week halfwheel launched its own blog. While the posts will not appear on the front page, they will show up if…

Press Release: XIV Habanos Festival Begins After an Excellent Year of Habanos Sales in the World

February 27, 2012 (Havana, Cuba) — Today begins the Habanos Festival, an event that in its fourteenth edition brings together more than 1,500 enthusiasts of…

Habanos S.A. Claims Rise in Cigar Sales

Earlier today, Ana López Garcia, the marketing head of Habanos S.A., announced that Cuban cigar sales hit $401 million in 2011, a 9% rise from…

Redux: Reynaldo Lancero (2010)

Back in August of 2010, I reviewed a custom Lancero from Reynaldo Gonzáles Jimenez that was rolled at the La Casa del Habano at Hotel…