December 17, 2014

The Buckingham

Just about a month ago, it was announced that Crowned Heads wasn’t done with its busy year of limited editions, as the Nashville, Tenn. company…

U.S. Travelers Now Allowed $100 of Cuban Cigars

The importing of Cuban cigars to the U.S. is now legal, on a very small scale. Following a series of high level talks, the United…

Lane County, Ore. Passes New Tobacco Sales Regulations

Tobacco businesses in the unincorporated parts of Lane County, Ore. will soon have a new set of rules to contend with, as the county’s board…

New Tobacco Retailer License Requirement Likely Coming to Salinas, Calif.

While the final vote won’t be taken until after the new year, it appears that tobacco retailers in Salinas, Calif. will soon be required to…

Boveda Takes Back Distribution

As of Jan. 1, Boveda will once again be distributed by Boveda Inc. The Minnesota-based company makes small two-way humidity pouches for a variety of…

Palo Alto, Calif. Extends Smoking Ban to Commercial and Dining Areas

The Palo Alto City Council expanded its existing smoking ban on Monday night, voting to make it illegal to light up in the city’s commercial…

Lawrence, Mass. Raises Tobacco Purchase Age to 21

In a unanimous vote on Tuesday night, the Lawrence, Mass. Board of Health voted to raise the minimum age to purchase tobacco products in the…

Habanos S.A. to Debut Habanos Añejados in Early 2015

Habanos S.A. is reaching into its aging rooms to pull out a pair of new cigars for the debut of Habanos Añejados, a new collection…