Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Padrón 1964 Tube Cigars

Saludos,

Greetings, Paddy peeps.  The Padrón 1964 Anniversary Series offer square tubed formats in the Soberano (5x52) and the Presidente (6x50) and both in Maduro & Natural.

Until the next post, siempre fumando,
Habana Port

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Did you know?

Saludos,

Greetings, curious cigarians. Didnyoy know the modern day cigar (wrapper, binder and filler) was invented in Sevilla Spain in 1676?

We are proud to continue this tradition.

Until the next post, siempre fumando,
Habana Port

Sunday, August 6, 2017

The Perfect Weekend

Saludos,

Greetings, epicureans. Finish the weekend nicely with a demitasse of espresso paired with a fine cigar.

Until the next post, siempre fumando,
Habana Port

Saturday, July 22, 2017

Now Hiring - Retail Cigar Associate at the Riverwalk New Orleans

Retail Cigar Sales


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500 Port of New Orleans Place
compensation: starting hourly rate is $12 per hour
employment type: part-time 
Overview:
Applicants for this position preferably must possess a thorough, in-depth knowledge of cigars but it is not necessary for employment. The applicant must be willing to learn as knowledge of product is crucial for sales. The ability to maintain superior customer service skills to drive sales within either of the company's 2 locations in Greater New Orleans is mandatory.

Responsibilities:
Assists in developing sales and providing assistance to customers.
Continues to develop knowledge of store products.
Works as part of a team to keep the department and store organized and effectively merchandised; this includes moving, stocking and staging product.
May be required to work in either store location (1700 Veterans Blvd, Metairie and Riverwalk New Orleans).
Must possess tact, presentable hygiene and an outgoing sales type personality.
Will abide by company dress code.
Must use a POS/cash register and handle payments perhaps deposits.

Qualifications:
Must be able to demonstrate detailed knowledge of cigars or willing to learn about the trade.
Ability to effectively communicate with customers and managers.
Ability to repeatedly lift 40-50 pounds.
Ability to attend tasting events to better assist customers with their selections.
Ability to work evenings, weekends and holidays, as scheduled.
Must attain and pay for a Louisiana Responsible Servers Permit if you are to work in a retail setting that serves tobacco. A manager will help you with this state requirement and we must keep a copy on file.
Must be at least 18 years old and be a U.S. Citizen or have valid worker's permits.
Must keep the shop and humidor in an orderly and clean fashion. You will be called on to sweep and mop the floors, clean the restrooms, clean the ashtrays, wash glass windows, and perform any other janitorial task.
Must take a drug screen test and submit to a background check.

If interested please email a resume to jobs@habanaport.com and if we accept your candidacy an interview will be scheduled at our 1700 Veterans Blvd, Suite 300, Metairie, LA 70005 location.

Sunday, June 18, 2017

Happy Father's Day

Saludos,

Greetings, cigar-puffing pappies. Happy Father's Day. We are closed today and will reopen tomorrow.

Until the next post, siempre fumando,
Habana Port

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Hamlet Culebra

Saludos,

Greetings, Vitola vixens. Buy a box of Rocky Patel's Hamlet & get an event-exclusive Culebra (Robusto shown as a reference). See you today in BR from 4 to 8.

Until the next post, siempre fumando,
Habana Port

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Night, night.

Saludos,

Greetings, cigarians. We would like to wish you a good night. Sleep tight, cigars.

Until the next post, siempre fumando,
Habana Port