June 17, 2015

JR Cigar Acquires Cigar Inn

One of Manhattan’s cigar shops has new owners. Earlier today, the Fakih family announced that they would be selling to a “subsidiary of Imperial Tobacco…

Indian Motorcycle Cigars to Debut at IPCPR

A familiar name is returning to the cigar world at this summer’s IPCPR Convention and Trade Show, as Phil Zanghi of Debonaire Cigars has announced…

Ortega Larceny by Sean Williams

Back in February, we reported on an unusual project that brought together three different cigar companies to produce two different cigars. Dubbed Larceny, the new collaboration…

Sosa Original Box-Pressed Released

There’s a new Sosa with an old label. Antillian Cigar Corp., best known for the Sosa brand, has released the Sosa Original Box-Pressed, a two-line…

Maya Selva Adding Flor de Selva Toro Maduro to IPCPR 2015 Plans

Earlier this year, Maya Selva Cigars announced that it would be creating  6 x 52 version of its Flor de Selva line, with a scheduled…

Bourbon Barrel Rehab: A Q&A With Kentucky Artisan Jeff Irish

The craze for bourbon is in full swing, but fueling the demand isn’t entirely smooth sailing. Bourbon has rules. It must be produced in the…

Davidoff Announces Production, Revenue Increases

Oettinger Davidoff AG has announced its annual revenue and production figures, both of which increased in 2014. The company announced a 1.7 percent increase in…

Pope of Greenwich Village

Late last year, it was announced that Drew Estate would be the manufacturer tasked with creating the 11th Smoke Inn Microblend Series cigar, earlier this month,…

Nat Sherman 85th Anniversary Heading to Stores

Tomorrow, at Blend Bar Cigar in Indianapolis, the Nat Sherman 85th Anniversary will go on sale for the first time. The cigar honors the company’s 85th…