October 24, 2016

Altadis U.S.A. Raising Prices, Cites FDA

Add Altadis U.S.A. to the list of cigar companies who will raise prices because of the associated costs of new regulations by the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA).

Illusione Singularé 2014 Anunnaki

At the 2016 IPCPR Convention & Trade Show, Illusione showed off a plethora of new cigars as well as news that a few fan favorites would return as regular production items, namely three prior Singularé releases: Anunakki, Miserere and Phantom.

Ypsilanti Township, Mich. Bans Smoking in Parks

The Ypsilanti Township (Mich.) Board of Trustees have brought and end to smoking in township parks, approving the second reading of the ordinance during its…

Trinidad Topes Arrives at Stores

The second Edición Limitada for 2016 has arrived in stores.

Retailers in Europe have stated they’ve taken receipt of the Trinidad Topes, one of Habanos S.A.’s three planned Edición Limitadas for the year.

Medio Fuerte Liga de Reyes from Raíces Cubanas Surfaces (Update)

Another day, another new cigar line stealthily appears at retail. The cigar: the Alec Bradley-distributed Medio Fuerte Liga de Reyes from Raíces Cubanas; the retailer:…

FDA: Cigar Donations to Troops Are Illegal

The U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) has clarified that donating cigars to members of the U.S. military is illegal under the deeming regulations that went…

Weekly News (Oct. 24, 2016)

Cigar News A.J. Fernández Adds Tampa Cigar Bash Exclusive Alec Bradley Medio Fuerte Liga de Reyes Arrives at Retail Black Label Trading Co. Announces Throw…