United States Armed Forces Insignia Counter Display
Scripto has released a new series of Armed Forces lighters, which proudly display the military insignias of the Army, Marines, Airforce, Navy, and Coast Guard. In a limited-time promotion, the series will be featured in a bright and attention-grabbing counter display with the American flag and Bald Eagle as its backdrop. The lighters carry a suggested retail price of $0.99.

Scripto-Tokai Corporation, Rancho Cucamonga, Calif., Tel: (909) 476-4600, Email: info@scripto21.com, Web: www.scriptousa.com.

Avo Takes Five
Davidoff for the first time ever is offering one robusto cigar from each Avo line in a fabulous new assortment five-pack. The pack contains one Avo Classic robusto, Avo XO Intermezzo, Domaine Avo <10>, Avo Maduro robusto, and Avo Signature robusto. Smokers can experience the entire spectrum of tastes and aromas - from mild to full bodied - in the five Avo lines. The assortment also includes a beautiful porcelain Avo ashtray, making it a great gift idea for any cigar aficionado. Five of the 5-packs are attractively presented in an eye-catching countertop display with a compact 7 x 8 inch footprint. Suggested retail price, $50 each.

Davidoff of Geneva, Stamford, Conn., Toll-free: (800) 232-8436, Tel: (203) 232-5811.

Custom Logo Cigar, Cigarette, Cigarillo Cases From Csonka
Csonka, the official cigarette and cigar humidor of the NATO Expo, now produces custom tobacco cases for tobacco retailers. Csonka, which has been manufacturing fully accessorized travel humidors since 1996, has been making custom cases, with logos and company or event names, for many prestigious companies. Offering customized products for your customers and clients provides tobacco retailers significant, new sales opportunities: everyone buys gifts, either personally or for their business or organization. With the new Csonka SmoKit, the first humidified case designed for cigarettes and cigarillos, Csonka's line now totals five models across several colors.

Csonka Cigar Requisites, Tel: (609) 514-2766, Fax: (609) 514-7329, E-mail: mchunko@csonka.com, Web: www.csonka.com.

Heavenly Angels Calendar Now Available
Heavenly Cigar Company has created a limited edition printed version of its popular Angel Calendar Page on the Heavenly Web site, www.heavencigar.com. Each calendar page is a generous 17 x 22 in. and features vintage-style, black-and-white photographs of Heavenly Angels. The calendar opens with July/August 2003, and runs through 2004. "Now, [customers] can see some of their favorite Angels close up, without their wings and a few other things!" says Heavenly Cigar c.e.o. Heather Phillips, who graces the September/October 2003 page. The calendar also highlights a Heaven cigar flavor-of-the-month, showing a product photo and description. "Retailers and smokers will see the same Angels that visit and support their events nationwide," adds Philips. Only 1,000 of these collectible calendars are available for sale. Heavenly is offering the calendars at retailers' and other events.

Heavenly Cigar Company, Naples, Fla., Tel: (239) 262-7250, Fax: (239) 262-0141, Web: www.heavencigar.com.

SMOKESHOP - April, 2003