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A new Habanos Specialists in Nigeria

continues developing the Habanos retail concepts in Africa. This time, the Habanos Specialist status has been granted by Phoenicia TAA (Cyprus) Ltd., the Exclusive Distributor of Habanos, S.A., for Africa, Middle East and Europe, to the shop Dunes Ltd, Nigeria.

The “Dunes Center Cigar Shop” was founded in 2020 and it is located inside the Chateau du Vin wine shop on the lower ground floor 1 of Dunes Center, in the city of Abuja . It is distinguished by its elegant walk-in humidor, displaying the Habanos main brands and most popular , where aficionados will be able to find and enjoy the of their choice, stored under ideal conditions of temperature and humidity.

The Havana-based company, jointly owned by the Cuban industry and the British Imperial Tobacco Group, which markets all 27 Habanos brands worldwide.
A word with many meanings. In Cuba it refers to the size and shape of a cigar (vitola de galera factory name, vitola de salida market name) and also to a particular size of cigar in an individual packing. In Spain it means a cigar band or ring (vitolfilia cigar band collecting). To some it has an almost spiritual meaning encapsulating every aspect of their cigar of choice.
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.