March 2, 2018

Festival del Habano XX: Day 4

Unlike the three days before this, I was woken up not by my phone alarm, but by some dogs howling close by. View this post…

Los Altos, Calif. Considers Public Smoking Ban

On March 13, Los Altos, Calif. will consider banning smoking throughout public areas of the city, including privately-owned businesses. The proposal would ban smoking in…

Perez-Carrillo Encore Shipping March 15

The long-awaited Encore from E.P. Carrillo will soon arrive at retailers, as the company has announced that it will get its widespread release on March…

VegaFina Releases Gran Reserva 20 Aniversario

In 1998, Tabacalera S.A.—one of the precursors to Altadis—launched VegaFina. That makes 2018 an anniversary year and means there’s a cigar to celebrate. The VegaFina…

Fayetteville, Ark. Considers Park Tobacco Ban

Fayetteville, Ark. could ban smoking at its parks and trails. The Fayetteville City Council will take up the matter next week, which would ban smoking and…

Colibri Quasar Desktop Cutter

One of the most interesting humidors to debut at the 2014 IPCPR Convention & Trade Show was the Quasar, a joint effort between Colibri and humidor…

Envi Cigars Returns with National Launch

What was once a line of cigars for a collection of stores in Katy, Texas, is now getting a national launch. Envi Cigars is the…

My Father Federal Cigar 97th Anniversary Released Today

Federal Cigar turns 97 this year and as is often the case, the New Hampshire-based retailer is celebrating with an exclusive cigar and a birthday…