José Seijas

Matilde Cigar Co. Moves Production to Tabacalera Palma

Tabacalera Palma has gained another client, as Matilde Cigar Co. has announced that it is moving its production to Jochy Blanco’s factory. “We were looking…

Matilde Oscura Corona

After having a long career in the tobacco industry that included a very successful time with Altadis USA, José Seijas retired from the company in…

Quesada Taking Over Matilde Distribution

Effective June 1, Matilde Cigar Co. will now be distributed by Quesada Cigars. While the move is a big backend change, most retailers and consumers…

Matilde Renacer Lancero

In honor of José Seijas’ 40th year in the cigar business, his relatively new company—Matilde Cigar Co.—created a lancero vitola of its debut line, and…

Matilde Cigar Company Shipping Renacer Lancero

There’s a new limited edition lancero on its way to retailers, as Matilde Cigar Company is shipping its Renacer Lancero this week. The first report that the…

Matilde Teases Renacer Lancero

José Seijas’s La Matilde Cigar Co. is working on a new size. The company has posted pictures of a Renacer Lancero, a project set to…

Weekly News (February 10, 2014)

Crowned Heads Announces Las Calaveras Janny Garcia Teases La Antiguedad — Trademark is owned by J.G.G. Tobacco Holding Company, Inc., which lists Jaime García as president….

Press Release: José A. Seijas is Back From Retirement with Matilde

February 5, 2014 (Miami, Fla.)–Jose A. Seijas has announced the launch of his new brand Matilde. Formerly the Master Blender for Tabacelra de Garcia he was…

Matilde Renacer Corona (Prerelease)

The wait for José Seijas to officially return to the cigar industry seems to finally be over, as Matilde Cigar Company has announced that they…

Matilde Cigars Delays Shipping Until January 2014

The return of José Seijas’ creations to retail shelves has been pushed back until January 2014, according to an email sent by the company on…

Weekly News (September 2, 2013)

Editor’s Note: While José Blanco was the biggest industry news last week—and just to be clear, he’ll be back—there were actually a couple other important…