France

Habanos S.A. Leaks El Rey del Mundo L’Epoque, Upcoming French Edición Regional

Habanos S.A. accidentally tweeted out a picture of the El Rey del Mundo L’Epoque Edición Regional Francia. It’s unclear when the cigar will arrive at stores.

Quai d’Orsay Clemenceau Heading to France

There will once again be a Quai d’Orsay in the classic Churchill vitola. The 2020 Edición Regional for France is the Quai d’Orsay Clemenceau, a…

Quai d’Orsay Capitolio (ER Francia 2018)

While it’s not as country-specific as the Edmundo Dantes brand is to Mexico, if I had to name another Cuban brand that was as heavily…

Quai d’Orsay Capitolio Coming to France

A new Edición Regional for the Quai d’Orsay brand will be coming to France by the end of the year, and it’s the biggest one…

Weekly News (Nov. 27, 2017)

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French Name Ban on Cigars Lifted by Court

The banning of hundreds of SKUs of cigars and cigarillos in France appears to be averted. Per a press release from Scandinavian Tobacco Group (STG),…

Quai d’Orsay Secreto Cubano Edición Regional Francia (2017)

If there has become a relative certainty in the world of Habanos S.A. Edición Regional releases in recent years, it’s that France will get a…

France Expected to Ban “Café Crème” Name

France is expected to ban the use of the Café Crème name, arguing that it violates French Public Health Code. Scandinavian Tobacco Group (STG) issued a…

New Quai d’Orsay Regional Launches in France

There’s a new Edición Regional from a familiar brand on store shelves in France, as the Quai d’Orsay Robusto Diplomatico is available in tobacco shops across…

Pléiades Celebrates 30th Anniversary with Limited Edition Set

Pléiades, a well-known French-market cigar, is celebrating its 30th anniversary this spring with the release of a limited edition boxed set of 30 cigars featuring…

Habanos S.A. Cuts Quai D’Orsay to One Vitola

Quai D’Orsay is down to just one vitola as Habanos S.A. recently ceased production on the Imperiales vitola, leaving a corona as the brand’s sole…