We are pleased to inform you all that Habanos s.a. has received the DFNI Product Awards in the Tobacco Category for the Best New Tobacco Product at Duty Free and Travel Retail in 2008.
As you should know DFNI (Duty Free News International) is a prestigious magazine of Raven Fox Publishing House, whose awards are highly appreciated by Suppliers, Operators and Retailers at the global Duty Free and Travel Retail. Such magazine regarded the Travel Retail Selection Pack as the best new tobacco product in the Duty Free and Travel Retail Channel.
The Travel Retail Selection Pack was launched at the Tax Free World Exhibition in Cannes last October. In this event Habanos s.a. was honoured with the attendance of a large representation of its Exclusive Distributors, Presidents and CEOs of some of the main International Duty Free Operators at Duty Free & Travel Retail, Tobacco retailers and La Casa del Habano managers at the channel.
Besides, high executives of TFWA attended as special guests of Habanos s.a. as well as Mr. Manuel García (Commercial Vice-President), Mr. Javier Terrés (Development Vice-President) Mr. Jorge Luis Fernández Maique (Marketing Director) and other executives from Habanos s.a.
The certificate of this prize should be delivered to Habanos S.A. by courier in the upcoming days. Please, be advised that it will be issued at Habanos s.a. website; meanwhile please find below the certificate as published by DFNI Magazine, December 15th, 2008 issue.