Other news for 2008
Regarding the Limited Editions 2008, Habanos S.A. confirmed the launchings of Cuaba Pirámides (size 52x156mm), Partagás Serie D No.5 (size 50x110mm) and Sublimes by Montecristo (size 54x164mm).
Concerning the Special Series 2008, only for La Casa del Habano network, the company will launch a replica of an ancient Romeo y Julieta humidor from the early 20th century. Only 250 replicas of this humidor will be sold, each containing 50 “Romeos” (size 53 x 153 mm), manufactured exclusively for this Special Series 2008.
For Habanos exclusivities’ lovers, it will be launched the Volume VII of the Habanos Collection, dedicated to Cohiba brand, which contains 20 Sublimes Extra (size 54 x 184 mm), a size manufactured especially for this Collection. Only 700 cases of Cohiba Habanos Collection will be produced.
Habanos S.A. has also presented the launching of its new image tubes, in line with the top of range image of the brands, to satisfy its customers’ demand. The Partagás Series – Serie D No. 4 and Serie P. No. 2 - , the Bolívar Royal Coronas and the Punch Punch. The Cohiba Siglo I in tube will be launched to complete the tubes line of the brand.
Finally, Habanos S.A. has selected the following markets for the Regional Editions (exclusive sizes): Spain, Asia Pacific, France, Middle East, United Kingdom, Hong Kong, Portugal, Switzerland, Caribbean and Adriatic Region:
Spain: Ramón Allones Grandes (size 49x180mm).
Asia Pacífic: Larrañaga Belicosos Extra (size 52x140mm) and Bolívar Short Bolívar (size 50x110mm).
France: Ramón Allones Especial de Allones (size 52x140mm) and Bolívar Petit Libertador (size 50x102mm).
Middle East: Ramón Allones Phoenicios (size 54x164mm) and Punch Robustos (size 50x124mm). The latter will be sold only in the United Arab Emirates.
United Kingdom: Punch Serie D’Oro No. 1 (size 52x156mm) and La Gloria Cubana Gloriosos (size 50x155mm).
Hong Kong: Bolívar Armonía (size 57x184mm).
Portugal: Vegas Robaina Petit Robustos (size 50x102mm).
Switzerland: Bolívar Legendarios (size 50x155mm) and Juan López Máximo (size 48x157mm).
Caribbean: Juan López Short Torpedos (size 50x127mm).
Adriatic Region: La Gloria Cubana Marshal (size 50x124mm).
Habanos S.A., world leader in the “Premium” cigar market, sells Habanos in Cuba, and in the rest of the world, through its Exclusive Distributors Network present in more than 150 countries in all five continents, and through its “La Casa del Habano” franchises. These franchised points of sales have been very successful since their establishment, and have been consolidated through an impressive business growth. Currently this franchised network includes more than 130 shops all over the world, both in Domestic and Duty Free – Travel Retail markets. These luxury Habanos points of sales have become the benchmark for international retail sales of Habanos.
Habanos S.A. currently markets the Habanos under 27 tobacco Cuban brands, such as Cohiba, Montecristo, Romeo y Julieta, Partagás, Hoyo de Monterrey, H. Upmann, Punch, San Cristóbal de la Habana, Trinidad, Cuaba and Vegas Robaina, among others.