March 2, 2016

Crux Sports

In the spring of 2014, Crux Cigars began what looked like it would be a quick rise to prominence in the cigar industry. The company…

TAA Retailers Getting Herrera Estelí Maduro

Retail members of the Tobacconists’ Association of America (TAA) will have the opportunity to receive a new variant of the Herrera Estelí brand. Drew Estate…

Festival del Habano XVIII: Day 1

It has been a dream of mine to attend the Habanos Festival in Cuba, and this year that dream has become reality. After a less…

XIKAR Celebrates 20 Years with Anniversary Edition Xi1 Cutters

To celebrate its 20th anniversary, XIKAR is releasing a special edition of its famed Xi1 cutter next month. The XIKAR 20th Anniversary Retro Xi1 cutter…

Nat Sherman Updates Timeless Bands

Nat Sherman had added a secondary band to its Timeless lines to help better distinguish the original Timeless line, which is made in the Dominican Republic,…

Davidoff & Blend Celebrate Indy 500 With a Cigar

Davidoff and Indianapolis-based Blend Bar with Davidoff Cigars are celebrating the 100th anniversary of The Greatest Spectacle in Racing with a special cigar, the Davidoff Exclusive Indy 500…

Procigar 2016: Day 4 + Conclusion

My arm hurts. That’s not how Friday morning started. It actually started outside, alongside Patrick Lagreid, some Drew Estate and Altadis U.S.A. employees and Rafael…

Cigars International Celebrates 20 Years With Davidoff Exclusive

Cigars International is probably not the first retailer that comes to mind when you think Davidoff, but the Pennsylvania-based retailer best known for its internet and…

Smoke Inn Gets March Shipment of Quesada España A-

South Florida’s Smoke Inn will be the latest retailer to receive the Quesada Selección España A-. In a tradition that dates back to 2013, each…