Glenn Wolfson

PCA 2020: The Reckoning is Here

The moment of reckoning has arrived. On Friday, Altadis U.S.A., Davidoff of Geneva USA, Drew Estate and General Cigar Co.—likely the four largest companies in...
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Altadis, Davidoff, Drew Estate & General Not Exhibiting at PCA 2020 Trade Show (Update)

Four of the largest cigar companies have announced they will not be exhibiting at the upcoming 2020 PCA Trade Show & Convention, formerly known as...
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Debonaire Taking Back U.S. Distribution in 2019

Debonaire House will be handling distribution of its products in the U.S. next year. The company announced that it will end its U.S. distribution agreement...
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Ike Karipides Leaves Nat Sherman, Joins Drew Estate

Ike Karipides is Drew Estate’s director for speciality retail. Karipides joins the company after five and a half years as executive director of premium cigar...
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Agio Takes Over U.S. Distribution

Royal Agio Cigars is now the U.S. distributor for Agio. The company’s Bradenton, Fla.-based headquarters is now opened and effective next week, the company will...
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Royal Agio Cigars to Open U.S. Headquarters

Today, Royal Agio Cigars announced that it will be adding a new headquarters in the United States, with dedicated staff focused on strengthening its presence...
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Drew Estate Appoints David Lazarus as SVP of Sales

Drew Estate has announced that David Lazarus will be the company’s new svp of sales. Lazarus’ responsibilities are listed as overall accountability for field sales, inside sales,...
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Jaime Florez-Estrada Out at Drew Estate

Jaime Florez-Estrada, who served as Drew Estate’s vp of marketing, is no longer with the company. “He’s a consummate, stand up professional,” said Glenn Wolfson, Drew...
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Jonathan Drew Gets New Role at Drew Estate

Drew Estate’s Jonathan Drew has a new role at the company, president. It’s part of a new multi-year agreement that will keep him at the brand...
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