January 19, 2016

Partagás Corona Gorda Añejados Launching Next Month

Just on the heels of Hoyo de Monterrey, Partagás will be the next brand to receive Habanos S.A.’s Añejados treatment. Next month, the Partagás Corona...
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Puro Sabor 2016: Day 3

I was on my way downstairs when I saw Gustavo Cura of Oliva Tobacco Co. trying to find his room. Like many, he had been...
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Altadis U.S.A. Deletes RyJ by Romeo and Romeo y Julieta Reserva Real Maduro, Among Others (Update)

As part of its annual revision of its portfolio and prices, Altadis U.S.A. has announced the deletion of several lines, many of which will be...
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Black Label Trading Co. Creates J.W. Marshall for Cigar Federation

Black Label Trading Co. has announced J.W. Marshall, a new limited edition being created exclusively for Cigar Federation. The new cigar is a 5 1/2...
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Gov. Christie Pocket Vetos New Jersey’s Tobacco Purchase Age Increase

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has used a pocket veto to defeat a bill that would raise the minimum age to purchase tobacco products from...
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Utah Will Consider Tobacco Purchase Age Increase Again

It’s been tried before and failed, but that isn’t stopping two Utah state legislators from once again attempting to raise the minimum age to purchase...
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Room101 Big Payback Connecticut Slated for February

The largest and most popular Room101 is getting a new wrapper option next month. Davidoff of Geneva USA, which distributes Room101 cigars, has announced that...
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Hoyo de Monterrey Hermosos No.4 Añejados Shipping This Week

The latest in Habanos S.A.’s Añejados program is heading to stores in Germany. Christoph A. Puszkar, marketing director for 5th Avenue, the German distributor of...
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Regius LE Corona 2015 Winter Edition

Last fall, Regius Cigars announced plans to make a limited edition box-pressed corona vitola as a winter release. While it would be banded with the company’s...
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