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Cornell & Diehl to Merge with Laudisi Enterprises Effective January 1, 2014

Blend Recipes to Remain Unchanged, Marketing & Website Beefed-Up It was announced today that Cornell & Diehl, the well-known boutique pipe tobacco manufacturer based in Morganton, North Carolina will be merged with Laudisi Distribution Group (LDG). LDG is a subsidiary of Laudisi Enterprises, run by Sykes Wilford. Laudisi Enterprises is the U.S. distributor for Savinelli …
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4th Generation Pipes Debut, Comoys Come Back

Kevin Godbee During the Chicago Pipe Show last weekend, renowned tobacco blender Erik Stokkebye debuted some exciting new pipes. He was there representing Phillips & King International, which distributes several pipe and tobacco lines, including Erik’s own 4th Generation Tobaccos. Building on the 4th Generation brand, there will now be an accompanying line of 4th …