July 23, 2018

IPCPR 2018: La Aurora

La Aurora’s IPCPR Convention & Trade Show releases are high-priced and highly age. The company showed off two blends—one entirely from tobacco from 2006 and…

Viaje Exclusivo Collector’s Edition Humidors Arrive at Retail

Viaje’s latest Collector’s Edition releases have begun arriving at retail, a pair of 5 x 56 short perfectos in the Exclusivo and Exclusivo Leaded blends,…

IPCPR 2018: Espinosa Premium Cigars

The Espinosa Premium Cigars booth houses not just the Espinosa brand, but Cubariqueno Cigar Co. and Pier 28, two of the brands that are produced…

IPCPR 2018: Porsche Design

Porsche Design has a new U.S. distributor, Down&Back, LLC, which means a new location inside the Caldwell Cigar Co. booth. The cigar accessory line from…

IPCPR 2018: Brizard & Co.

Brizard & Co certainly isn’t a new company – according to their site one that’s been around for over a decade. In fact, looking back…

White Hat Drops Price of H.R. Signature

White Hat Distribution, the American distributor for the H.R. and Soneros lines of cigars, has announced a price reduction for the H.R. Signature, the original…

IPCPR 2018: Top 3 Things — Patrick Lagreid

As I write this having been away from Las Vegas for about four days, my mind keeps getting drawn back to my general sentiment about…

IPCPR 2018: Pier 28

Pier 28 has become a bit of a cult brand in the San Francisco Bay Area and among online cigar folks for a couple of…

IPCPR 2018: FQ Cigars

Matt Hunt, owner of FQ Cigars, was in the RoMa Craft Tobac booth representing his brand, though he didn’t have any branding or product on…

IPCPR 2018: Jeremy Jack Cigars

After debuting at the 2017 IPCPR Convention & Trade Show with a host of different lines,  Jeremy Jack Cigars had nothing new that was specifically…

IPCPR 2018: Global Premium Cigars

There are a large number of people in the cigar industry that bring a smile to my face every time I see them, and Enrique…