Oliva E-Tasting: cigar tastings despite the coronavirusCigar brand Oliva is now arranging weekly e-tastings, involving the virtual sampling of cigars along with importers and customers from around the world. Every week we’re using Zoom, the remote conferencing service that enables video calls with multiple participants, to taste a different cigar and share out experiences.
J. Cortès boosts the morale of its employeesCigar manufacturer J. Cortès is also doing its best to contain the coronavirus by strictly observing the necessary contingency measures. The company has produced a video clip to support its employees in the United States, Sri Lanka and Dominican Republic.
Vandermarliere family saves more than 2.6 million litres of water in Sri LankaUTP Sri Lanka, a company owned by the Vandermarliere family, has upgraded the pumping system at its Sri Lankan cigar factory, thereby saving more than 2 million litres of water per year. However, this technical upgrade cost more than it returns. “We only did this for ideological reasons”, says CEO Jonathan Ampe.
American magazine awards top score to Belgian cigarIn its latest edition, renowned American cigar magazine Cigar Aficionado has named Oliva Serie V Lancero the best Lancero cigar. The Nicaraguan cigar brand has been around since 1886 and was acquired by West Flanders cigar manufacturer J. Cortès in 2016. American magazine Cigar Aficionado isn’t just renowned for its interviews with famous cigar enthusiasts like Jack Nicholson, Arnold Schwarzenegger and even Fidel Castro, but also for its reviews of cigars from around the world. In the latest...
Oliva Cigars ouvre une nouvelle usine au NicaraguaOliva a récemment ouvert sa nouvelle usine TABOLISA II à Esteli, au Nicaragua. Ici, la société se consacre exclusivement à l’art de rouler les cigares des différentes marques du groupe (Oliva, Nub et Cain) et présente à l’heure actuelle une capacité de 25 000 pièces par jour.
Oliva Cigar Company praesentiert die Cain Daytona Limitada 7x70Oliva Cigar Company wird im Oktober die Cain Daytona 7x70 Limitada 2018 vorstellen. Diese Edition wurde speziell für Liebhaber von Motorrennen entwickelt. Jede Zigarre ziert ein kleines Gummirad, dass über dem Cain Daytona Ring angebracht ist. Verpackt in einer orangen Holzkiste enthält die Edition Limitada 10 Zigarren.
New: Oliva Serie V Melanio Edicion Limitada 2018Oliva Cigar Company will launch its 2018 limited edition at the Intertabac Fair in Dortmund, Germany . The Serie V Melanio Edicion Limitada is a Robusto presented in a beautiful black lacquer collectible case containing 10 cigars. It will be available in October 2018.
Oliva Cigar Company Introduces the Cain Daytona Limitada 7x70This October Oliva Cigar Company will release the Cain Daytona Limitada 7x70. This version was developed particularly to appeal to race car enthusiasts. . One cigar even has a miniature rubber tire cigar ring above the standard Cain Daytona ring and is presented in a rally-inspired orange wooden box. Each box contains 10 cigars.
ABOUT J. CORTèS
J. Cortès is a family run company with a passion for cigars. Cigars in all shapes and sizes. It's a never-ending story of dedication and craftsmanship that started in 1926. Don't smoke but enjoy! Our prime brands are J. Cortes, Country, Neos and Amigos. For the major European countries we have strong in-house sales teams; for other markets our brands are in the hands of our export managers and sold over 80 countries globally. In 2016 CEO Fredje fell in love with artisanal cigar company Oliva Cigars, based in the US and Nicaragua. A business marriage was set and it turned out to be the party of the year. The Cortès family business now spreads across two continents.
Don't smoke but enjoy!