February 18, 2016

Another New Jersey Cigar Tax Increase Proposed

Last month, two bills were introduced in the New Jersey legislature that would have raised the tax on cigars from 30 percent of the wholesale…

Obama’s Proposed Budget Includes Near Doubling of Federal Cigar Tax

As part of the President’s Budget for Fiscal Year 2017, a new program called Preschool for All has been proposed with funding coming from an…

Casa Turrent Adding Two New Lines, Serie 1942 & Serie 1973

The Turrent name will soon be occupying more shelf space in retail humidors, as the company has announced a pair of new lines that are…

Crowned Heads Announces 2016 Version of The Angel’s Anvil

Back for its third year is The Angel’s Anvil (TAA). It’s Crowned Heads cigar exclusively for members of the Tobacconists’ Association of America (TAA). This year’s version…

Black Works Studio Rorschach

When you think of, for lack of a better term, gringos owning and operating cigar factories in Estelí, Jonathan Drew of Drew Estate and Skip…

Ellisville, Mo. Green Lights Parks Smoking Ban

Wandering the parks of Ellisville, Mo. with a cigar has become a thing of the past, as the city council has passed a proposal that…