Habanos, S.A. once again will be present at the Havana International Fair (FIHAV), Cuba’s most important trade fair, organized by the Chamber of Commerce of Cuba and the International Convention Center. FIHAV takes place from October 29th to 2nd of November, 2018 at the EXPOCUBA Fairground.
. will be present with a stand ( winner for design of the stand in 2017) and will show to all visitors and guests a selection of the company’s most emblematic products, and particularly the new ones launched in 2018 among them: Cohiba Reserva Cosecha 2014, ( 50 ring gauge x 124mm length) with its vitola Robustos, one of the most popular sizes within the Habanos portfolio, Partagás Línea Maduro presenting two new vitolas Partagás Maduro No. 2 (55 ring gauge x 120mm length) and Partagás No. 3 (55 ring gauge x 125 mm). Le Hoyo de Río Seco (56 ring gauge x 140mm length) a new heavy ring gauge vitola that is incorporated into the Le Hoyo series.
The Aficionados can appreciate the new products produced in exclusive for la and Habanos Specialists, like Prado (50 ring gauge x 127mm length), in San Cristóbal de la Habana brand and Hoyo de Monterrey Escogidos (49 x 180 mm) will be also present at the Habanos´stand as well as the new 2018 : Romeo y Julieta Tacos, H. Upmann Propios y Bolívar Soberano.
The Havana-based company, jointly owned by the Cuban industry and the British Imperial Tobacco Group, which markets all 27 Habanos
The official Denominación de Origen Protegida (D.O.P.), or Protected Denomination of Origin used only to describe the most outstanding brands of cigars, which are manufactured in Cuba to the most exacting standards established by the Regulatory Council
, from tobaccos grown only in particular areas of the island that are also protected as Denominations of Origin. In English the word translates as Havanas, which are widely considered to be the best cigars in the world.
La Casa del Habano is the name of a network of retail cigar stores franchised by Habanos s.a.
There are over 140 La Casa del Habano stores throughout the world on five continents. A full list can be found on the franchise's global website at www.lacasadelhabano.com
Limited Edition. Special productions of Habanos
made annually using fillers, binders and wrappers aged at least 2 years before the cigars are made. The wrappers come from the top leaves of the shade-grown (tapado
) tobacco plant, which are darker in colour. Boxes can be identified by an extra black and gold seal indicating that they contain Limited Edition Habanos
and the year in which they were released. Each Habano
is dressed with an extra band giving the same information.