Sindicato Cigar Group

Jim Colucci Named COO & President of Gurkha Cigars (Update)

Gurkha Cigars has confirmed a report that Jim Colucci of Sindicato Cigar Group has been named the company’s new chief operating officer and president, and that…

Particulares #1

Two years ago, as the Sindicato Cigar Group looked to build its portfolio, it reached into the archives of cigar brand history to revive the…

IPCPR 2018: Sindicato

Sindicato Cigar Group, the company owned by a collective of cigar retailers, came to the show with a new line in one hand and newly-designed…

Sindicato Bringing Back Particulares Brand at IPCPR 2016

In 1935, Segundo Lopez filed a registration in Cuba for a new brand, Montecristo. A short time later, Lopez sold his Particulares factory and the brand to Alonso…

Sindicato Emerges

The eponymous Sindicato line has emerged. Corona Cigar Co., a member of Sindicato, posted the first known photo of the cigar on its Instagram page…

Weekly News (January 13, 2014)

Editor’s Note: Award season is over, hopefully. General Cigar Co. Discontinues Over 250 SKUs — Story here. Casa Magna Dominican Released — Story here. Villiger Introducing…

Ten Questions for 2014

It’s hard to believe this is the fourth iteration of this column. About two weeks ago I started working on this article and to be…

Weekly News (November 25, 2013)

Editor’s Note: It was a busy week at halfwheel, some of that has to do with legislation stories. Here’s the deal. We are going to…

Sindicato Ships Affinity

Sindicato Cigars  has released the second of their three debut lines to retailers, as their Affinity line recently began showing up on store shelves. The…

Sindicato Announces Debut Lines

Sindicato Cigars, the cigar company formed by a group of retailers that will makes its IPCPR debut later this week, has officially announced the trio…

Press Release: Sindicato Cigar Group – Join the Cigar Evolution

March 6, 2013 (West Palm Beach, Fla.) — TRUST. This is the cornerstone of the foundation of Sindicato Cigar Group LLC (“Sindicato Cigars”). Sindicato Cigars was…