July 21, 2017

IPCPR 2017: Drew Estate

Drew Estate seems to bring its A-game to IPCPR every year and this year was no different. In addition to completely changing up its booth—the…

IPCPR 2017: Elie Bleu

I love going to the Elie Bleu booth, I hate covering it. There’s a lot of fun fawning over the new products from the iconic…

IPCPR 2017: Gurkha

The coordinated outfits at the trade show seem to have largely fallen by the wayside, but the day I stopped by the Gurkha booth was…

IPCPR 2017: Cheap Bastard Cigar Co.

Cheap Bastard Cigar Co. is no stranger to the IPCPR Convention & Trade Show, and decided to show off one new line at this year’s…

IPCPR 2017: Ted’s Cigars

Ted’s Cigars had the same booth as last year: a nice open space with a tower right in the middle that made it easy to…

IPCPR 2017: Sindicato

Sindicato Cigars was once again part of a larger group of booths that include Casa Fernández and Warped, and while there was some crossover in…

Maine Legislators Send Tobacco Age Increase to Governor

There could soon be a fourth state where the minimum age to purchase tobacco products is 21-years-old, as yesterday the Maine House of Representatives overwhelmingly…

IPCPR 2017: The Lotus Group/Integral Logistics

Twenty-eight. That’s how many new cigar accessories were mentioned in the new catalog from The Lotus Group/Integral Logistics, which includes the company’s value-priced Vertigo by…

IPCPR 2017: Rabbit Air

Rabbit Air’s booth was the same this year, but it’s such a cool booth that who would want to change it? The display along with…

IPCPR 2017: Warfighter Tobacco Co.

Warfighter Tobacco Co. was one of a handful of new companies at the 2017 IPCPR Convention & Trade Show, and while the company features new…

IPCPR 2017: Island Lifestyle Importers

Island Lifestyle Importers has been busy this year expanding its offerings, both with its cigars and accessories, specifically the exclusive deal with Tommy Bahama for…