The Blanco Cigar Company was founded in The United States in 1998, however the family’s history and roots in the tobacco industry can be traced back to Cuba’s western-most province of Pinar de Rio. For over 20 years the Blancos have been working with their cousins from Cuba, the Plasencia family, where production occurs.
Blanco Cigars – Quality, Tradition, and Value: these are the three principles the Blanco family lives by, as they grow quality tobacco and manufacture cigars using time-honored traditions, offering them to market at a great value.
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The Blanco family uses only the finest Premium aged tobaccos from their family’s farms in Nicaragua and Honduras as well as obtaining the finest tobaccos from around the world. They are based in Florida and have received small business development assistance tailored towards veteran businesses. The Cigar company has received mentoring support, grants, free business coaching and other help when they launched in 1998, and other Florida businesses can also find veteran small business loans in Florida.
One of the most important facets of business to the Blanco family is value for the consumers. Rest assured that you are smoking the best tobaccos available from around the world without the exorbitant price. This is what a vertically integrated company and family such as the Blancos can provide.
All Blanco cigars are hand made using the same tradition of excellence and craftsmanship that the family has refined and perfected over 5 generations in the industry.
The Blanco Cigar Company was founded in the U.S.A. in 1998, however the family’s history and roots in the tobacco industry can be traced back to Cuba’s western-most province of Piñar del Rio and their cousins of 80 years, the Plasencia family. The Plasencias’, whose roots are also found in Piñar del Rio, are today one of the preeminent tobacco families in the industry. The Plasencias’ run all farming and manufacturing operations in both Danlí, Honduras and Estelí, Nicaragua.
The Blanco Cigar Company corporate offices and North America distribution center are located in Clearwater, FL. The Blanco family believes in a strong family-oriented business and as a result much of the family is involved in one aspect of the business or another.