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Stogie News: On Location at the 2010 Cigar Expo

28 Jun 2010

On Saturday, one half of the StogieGuys.com team attended the 2010 Cigar Expo, an event hosted by Famous Smoke Shop at their headquarters in Easton, Pennsylvania. The Expo featured dozens of top cigar makers, lots of cold beer to help beat the heat, the world’s largest “smokable” cigar, and a CAO-sponsored fireworks display. A great time was had by all.

Our first interview was with José Blanco, La Aurora’s marketing director. He told us about the success of the 107 launch, the fight to protect cigar freedoms, and hinted at a new La Aurora release:

Be sure to check StogieGuys.com throughout the week for more video interviews with the world’s best cigar makers.

The Stogie Guys

video credit: Stogie Guys

Drew Estate

4 Responses to “Stogie News: On Location at the 2010 Cigar Expo”

  1. Padronnie Monday, June 28, 2010 at 12:44 pm #

    Can't wait to try the new Guillermo Leon by La Aurora… which Blanco won't confirm is the name but he didn't deny it either 😉

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