Iconic Tobacconist, Nat Sherman, Celebrates 85th Anniversary

Since 1930, famed tobacconist, Nat Sherman, has been synonymous with New York City. Celebrating its 85th Anniversary this year, the Company has been family-owned and operated for three generations and has cemented its icon-status within the tobacco industry.

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Nat Sherman first opened its doors in the heart of Manhattan’s garment district, quickly becoming a lauded destination for tobacco enthusiasts and tourists alike. Celebrities such as Frank Sinatra, Sammy Davis Jr. and John F. Kennedy Jr. were listed amongst their devoted clientele.

“From international royalty to American celebrities, Nat Sherman has long been a sought-after experience for many of the world’s rich and famous,” said Michael Herklots, Vice President of Retail and Brand Development at Nat Sherman. “However, as a New York City institution, Nat Sherman has also remained an accessible experience for anyone looking for the best products and the best service. That melting pot of consumer connection, much like the melting pot that is New York city, is one of the most unique hallmarks of the Nat Sherman brand.  No matter ones social status or financial success, Nat Sherman is the epitome of what American luxury is all about…the chance to reach the top.”


Today, the flagship Nat Sherman Townhouse is located in the heart of Manhattan at 12 East 42nd Street and warmly welcomes thousands of New York locals and visitors each year. While paying homage to the past and embracing their reputation as an industry authority and innovator, today’s Nat Sherman is nimble and continuously evolving.

The Company recently announced the debut of a limited edition tribute cigar, Nat Sherman 85th Anniversary, while also sharing plans to expand their product offerings in the accessories space.  Providing customers everything from Nat Sherman soy-based candles, to a newly debuted collection of elegant, branded humidors and ash trays, the Company continues to embody both the traditional and unexpected.

For additional information on Nat Sherman, please visit or call 800-MY-CIGAR.