February 2014

A No Nonsense Cigar Making Company

Azan Cigars, a no nonsense cigar making company, begins 2014 launching its first national print campaign.

All cigar manufacturers bring a different taste profile to beginners and aficionados alike. They all want to highlight what makes their cigars great and unique. Azan is no exception – the company is one of the best kept secrets in the history of Cuban cigar brands. Azan was founded by a group of Chinese immigrants back in 1928. Kwan Ben Sen (known as Domingo Azan) with his brothers started making handmade cigars in Manicaragua, Cuba (located in the province of Villa Clara).

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Toraño: Back On Industry Pages

After a couples of weeks off the field, both the Denver Broncos and the Seattle Seahawks are anxious and more than ready to get back on the field for Super Bowl XLVIII.

After a couple of years absence from the pages of Cigar Aficionado, Toraño Cigars too was anxious and ready to get back on the pages of one of the industry’s leading publication. Charlie Toraño, president of Toraño Cigars, called upon the team here at CPD to create the new ad campaign.

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CPD at IPCPR 2012

August 2012 brought the IPCPR (International Premium Cigar & Pipe Retailers Association) 80th Annual Convention & International Trade Show to Orlando Florida, the most important event of the year for tobacconists. We at CPD are proud to have been part of the show and unveil our identity and product designs for Salutem and Master Habano Maduro. We also had a great time reconnecting with old friends and opportunities to make new friends there, too.

For the third consecutive year CPD, and their designs, have worked with the great folks from Toraño Family Cigar Co. “This IPCPR is the most ambitious to date regarding new releases for Toraño. We have been hard at work for many years to offer a diversity of flavors and packaging to our consumers and it’s exciting to get them to the market,” says Charlie Toraño, President of Toraño Family Cigar Co.

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