Hans Rijfkogel confirms launch of Drew Estate Cigars in Asia
October 3, 2015 -- At Intertabac 2015 in Dortmund, Swisher and Drew Estate successfully exhibited their range of cigars according to Hans Rijfkogel, Director Asia Marketing Services. Swisher’s products are already available in a number of Asian countries and Drew Estate will launch their handmade cigars in selected Asian countries in Q4 -2015.
"We are delighted with the interest generated at Intertabac 2015 from Asian customers. Swisher and Drew Estate both have a diverse product range suitable for Asia” stated Hans Rijfkogel.
The Asian marketplace holds tremendous growth opportunities for Swisher and Drew Estate. The two companies have been able to combine resources following the acquisition of Drew Estate last year and have seen an almost immediate increase in distribution in Asia. Swisher and Drew Estate have set some ambitious goals for its growth in the next couple of years.
About Swisher International
Swisher International, Inc. is a leading tobacco manufacturer whose cigars, filtered cigars and smokeless tobacco brands include the largest-selling cigar brand in the world (Swisher Sweets, King Edward, BlackStone, Pom-Pom, Santa Fe).
About Drew Estate Inc.
Founded in New York City in 1996, Drew Estate has become one of the fastest growing tobacco companies in the world. In Nicaragua, Drew Estate produces a variety of brands such as ACID, Herrera Estelí, Kentucky Fired Cured, Liga Privada, MUWAT, Natural, Nica Rustica, Nirvana Cameroon Selection, Tabak Especial, UnderCrown, and Java by Drew Estate.