Tag: Falsificaciones

New hologram in the Cohiba Behike band

Cohiba Behike, the most exclusive línea of the most prestigious Habanos brand, modifies slightly in 2014 its exclusive band by replacing the hologram in its side with a new one with increased features. This new hologram increases the traceability possibilities and security features detection of [...]

Authenticity Check

Enter into Authenticity Check A new Warranty Seal has been gradually introduced in all the packaging where two new elements are to be added. On the right hand, a hologram as a security item will be added and on the left hand, next to the Cote d´ Arms, a bar code will personalize every package. [...]

Marks of distinction

When you have a reputation like Habanos, it is no surprise that unscrupulous persons will try to pass off their product as yours. Here are the authenticating marks that you should look for when buying Habanos. It’s also important always to buy your cigars at authorised shops. The Cuban [...]

Counterfeit habanos seizure in Costa Rica

On July 17, 2013 in San José, Costa Rica a counterfeit Habanos seizure took place in several business premises by the Agents of the General Crimes Section of the Judicial Investigation Body of the Attorney General’s Office. Zudik Hernández, lawyer who represented Corporación Habanos, S.A., [...]

Counterfeit Tobacco seizure at Beirut International Airport

Beirut, the 25th of July 2013, La Régie Libanaise des Tabac and Tombac in collaboration with Phoenicia, the exclusive distributor of Cuban cigars in the region, has discovered and seized 92 Master cases of 72,325 Cigars of counterfeit Cuban cigars during the customs control on some commercial [...]

The Finance Guard (Guardia di Finanza) seized a cargo of more than one ton of counterfeit cigars at the Fiumicino airport of Rome

Rome, April 4 – (Adnkronos) The Finance Guard of the Provincial Command of Rome, collaborating with the staff of the Anti-Fraud Goods Office of the Customs Agency of Rome 2, at the Leonardo Da Vinci airport di Fiumicino (Rome), has discovered and seized over a ton of counterfeit Cuban cigars [...]

New Resolution by the Cuban Customs

Habanos S.A. and the General Customs of the Republic of Cuba join efforts in the struggle against forgeries. The new Resolution No. 41-2003, issued by the General Division of Cuban Customs, reinforces the regulations for taking rolled cigars out of Cuba. From October 8, all Cuban or foreign [...]