Although this year we were not able to make the trip to Las Vegas for #IPCPR17, our work could be seen throughout the trade show floor. This year marks the seventh consecutive year we, as a design agency/consultants, are a part of the show. We thank everyone who entrusted us with their projects, and truly appreciate the opportunity to collaborate.

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The cigar and business industries alike were mesmerized and inspired with the recent article on The Washington Post about how Omar de Frias, owner of Fratello Cigars, left his NASA job to become a full-time cigar mogul. De Frias gave us a call and asked for an ‘out of this world’ package design, needless to say, we launched at the opportunity immediately.

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Mr. Luis Cuevas and his family have been in the tobacco growing and manufacturing business for four generations. They have seen cigar companies come and go, and made cigars for some of the best. So when the time came for them to manufacture their own line of cigars, we were thrilled to get the phone call, and we were asked to create an instant classic. 

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We here at Cigar Package Design (CPD) cannot believe this year marks our 6th consecutive year attending the annual IPCPR trade show. Back in 2011, under the wings of Charlie Toraño and Toraño Cigars, we got a peek into our first IPCPR. A world of cigar packaging, printing techniques and design trends opened our eyes to endless creative possibilities. We’ve made the trip ever since and have made our presence felt over the years. Adding more clients and booth design recognitions along the way.

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For the fifth consecutive year Cigar Package Design attended the International Premium Cigar & Pipe Retailers (IPCPR) Association Trade Show and Convention. For the past five years we have been committed to supporting our clients on the trade show floor, and this year was no exception. We are proud and fortunate to be working with Duran Cigars, Flor de Gonzalez Cigars and La Rosa de Sandiego Cigars on creative booth visuals, packaging, brand identity, etc. Aside from the work, it’s great seeing friends and colleagues whom we work hard with all year long to make this show happen. The show took place during July 17-21, 2015 at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, LA.

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Santo Cardenas’ Salomon

When Roberto Duran of Duran Cigars came to us wanting to “tweak” the Roberto P. Duran cigar bands for a very special and limited project, we were indeed intrigued. Turns out, a very special Salomon was being rolled at his Nicatabaco factory in Esteli, by none other than legendary Cuban cigar roller Santo Cardenas. We at CPD were both excited and honored to be invited and be a part of such special project.

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News: Big Jack Is Here

We at CPD have been hard at work getting ready for #ipcpr2015. It has been hectic during this time now for the past five years.

We’ve worked with Jack Torano since 2012 and we’ve truly have built a great relationship on and off the humidor. So when Roberto Duran, of Duran Cigars called us about a Neya Big Jack project, we were all over it.

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(Miami, FL) March 18, 2014 — Can I Have your Attention (CIHYA) Advertising and Branding announces the creation of “Cigar Package Design.” Cigar Package Design is making waves in the cigar industry with their branding and design campaigns.

Based in Miami Beach, FL, managing partners Humberto Areas and Cleveland Cook created the Cigar Package Design division in response to demand due to their stellar work with the Toraño Family Cigar Company, Dona Flor Cigars, Azan Cigars, and Titan de Bronze Cigar Company. They noticed a void in the industry and have filled the need. As a cigar advertising and design firm, Cigar Package Design spotlights brands from identity and cigar band graphics to complete advertising campaigns.

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