Each of the 200,000 pipes they make annually from quality Mediterranean natural briar passes through their hands and 52 production phases before being distributed to pipe retailers across America. Many employees with more than 40 years of pipe making experience. Each pipe comes with a free Dr. Grabow pipe filter. They recommend using Dill pipe cleaners daily to keep the stem and shank of your pipe tasting and smelling fresh and clean. Available in 4 different styles!