July 20, 2013

IPCPR 2013: Illusione

Dion Giolito’s couches were back, and in high-demand. Illusione operates in a manner that is both simple and mysterious: make only good cigars while not…

IPCPR 2013: AKA Cigars

The last time we were in Las Vegas for the largest cigar trade show, AKA Cigars was without a booth. Two years later, the company…

IPCPR 2013: A.J. Fernandez

Not having as good a front-and-center spot as they did last year, A.J. Fernandez still had a very visible and accessible booth along the side….

IPCPR 2013: D’Crossier

D’Crossier had been on the radar since their May announcement of four new sizes being added to their Diplomacy Series Presidential Collection, but when a few…

IPCPR 2013: Prometheus

Take rare Fuente cigars and finely crafted humidors, lighters and cutters, as well as two new lines of Sencillo cigars, put them together in one…

IPCPR 2013: RoMa Craft Tobac

It was the second year of seeing RoMa Craft Tobac at IPCPR, and the booth was as busy as ever. It had an authentic feel,…

IPCPR 2013: El Primer Mundo

Now that the El Primer Mundo is being distributed by PDR Cigars and company founder Sean Williams is now PDR’s director of sales, it only…

IPCPR 2013: PDR Cigars

When the announcement of PDR Cigars signing a distribution agreement with El Primer Mundo came out in May, it wasn’t exactly certain how that would…

IPCPR 2013: L’Atelier Imports

Part of the My Father Cigars/Tatuaje space, L’Atelier Imports had plenty to show off in their second trade show appearance, and all in a fancy…