The Cayman Rum Cake Gets A Makeover!

Tortuga International Holdings Ltd, a leading Caribbean confectionary company known throughout the region and internationally for its rum and spirit-based cakes in partnership with local distributor, Tortuga Rum Company proudly announces the launch of a new special edition Cayman Rum Cake to honour the Tortuga brand’s foundation in the Cayman Islands.

The Tortuga brand of rum cake was founded in the Cayman Islands nearly 40 years ago and has since then expanded its range to a wide variety of premium spirit-based cakes sold throughout the Caribbean and North America. The new Cayman Rum Cake celebrates the rich history of the iconic Tortuga brand and the beauty of the Cayman Islands, as depicted on the package through the work of talented Caymanian artists.

“The new Cayman Rum cake represents the essence of everything Cayman and showcases the brand's legacy, which started in The Cayman Islands almost 40 years ago,” said Marcus Simmonds, CEO of Tortuga International Holdings Ltd. “We are excited to partner with Tortuga Rum Company to offer this special edition package, which features unique illustrations of important Caymanian elements, like the stingray and sea turtle, Tortuga's iconic truck, and the front façade of the original building.”

Tortuga Rum Company, a well-established distributor partner for the brand, has worked closely with Tortuga International Holdings to make this special edition rum cake available in it’s 19 stores across the Grand Cayman, including at duty-free stores, the airport and the cruise-ship terminal. Mr. Simmonds highlighted that the support of the local Cayman community has been integral to the success of Tortuga, particularly during the pandemic, and the company looks forward to their continued support and pride in this new edition as it hits the shelves just in time for the Easter Holiday travel season.

“The new Cayman Rum cake celebrates the story of the Tortuga brand founded right here in The Cayman Islands, and we are excited to offer it in this special edition package,” said Eugene Nolan, CEO of Tortuga Rum Co. Ltd. Featuring a rustic wood effect that depicts the resilience of the Caymanian people, along with a special selection seal that authenticates the core ingredient (RUM) in this delectable rum cake, Mr. Nolan comments “This new package showcases and celebrates the legacy of the brand founded right here in The Cayman Islands, the Original Golden Rum Cake has always been a favourite and we are so excited to offer it in this special edition package. ”

About Tortuga International Holdings

Tortuga International Holdings Limited is the owner of the world-renowned Tortuga brand. Founded originally as a brand of Cayman rum and rum cakes, Tortuga now offers a wide range of premium spirit-based cakes throughout the world and leads the spirit cake category through its strong emphasis on innovation and quality. Tortuga prides itself on ensuring that its customers all over the world consistently receive fresh, high-quality baked products made with premium ingredients and Tortuga’s time-honored cake recipes.

For press or further inquiries, please contact Natalia Garcia at Tortuga International Holdings Ltd.
786-817-6880 ext. 7311

About Tortuga Rum Company

Founded in The Cayman Islands in 1984, by Robert and Carlene Hamaty, Tortuga Rum Company Limited is Cayman’s number-one name in food & beverage. Tortuga Rum Co. operates nineteen stores across the island, including the duty-free airport and cruise ship alongside an ever-expanding import and wholesale business that represents over three-hundred brands, including their namesake Rum Cake and Rum alongside globally recognized brands such as Coca-Cola, Flor De Cana Rum and Tastee Patties.