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Xikar raising its profile in cigar-making, rather than accessories

Xikar has had a strong foothold in the cigar world for some time as a leading maker of accessories such as cutters, lighters, and humidor supplies. Now it’s starting to raise its profile in the cigar-making side of the industry.

It took the plunge a few years back with its Defiance cigar brand, and took the next step in 2009 by introducing the Havana Collection series. As with the Defiance line, the HC series is a creation of Jesus Fuego, a fifth-generation Cuban cigar maker.

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