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Orchant and Kapacee's ...
Orchant and Kapacee's friendship can be attributed to a man named John Darnton, who had been a Director of Hunters & Frankau and a long-time colleague of Orchant's.
Darnton is the London representative for Regius, and as such brought the two men together.
said that there are "few people in the cigar industry that I respect more than John
and when he asked me to support the brand I was more than happy to oblige."
Pacific Cigars held a very well ...
Pacific Cigars held a very well attended launch party for Regius at the fabulous P&L Club in Central Hong Kong last week hosted by Pacific's CEO Dag Holmboe and our very own Regius partner John Darnton who flew over from London for the event.
Hunters & Frankau : About Us
John Darnton - Sales Director
Dealing with Tobacco Beetle in your cigars
Horrendous as all this sounds, it is important not to get the problem out of proportion. 'Most of our customers some of whom have traded with us for 20 years or more, have never seen a weevil,' explained John Darnton, Sales Director of Havana Importers Hunters & Frankau. 'We do receive infected stock but we open and check every box as part of our EMS quality control system so, when we find it, we deal with it straight away.'
also emphasises the importance of keeping stock at carefully controlled low temperatures. '16°C to 18°C is the correct range in which to store cigars, and that's the way we keep our stock,' he
continued. 'Let it rise above 21°C and the weevil thrive.'
John Darnton, Sales director ...
John Darnton, Sales director of H&F, ready for the rain