February 13, 2019

Espinosa 20th Anniversary

Stop me if you’ve heard this one before: someone’s releasing a cigar in celebration of an anniversary. It has become a fairly regular occurrence, whether it...
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Hudson, Ohio Rejects Tobacco Purchasing Age Increase

While the list of municipalities raising the tobacco purchasing age to 21-years-old continues to grow, the city of Hudson, Ohio will not be adding its...
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TPE 2019: Day 2

I suspect that day two of the Tobacco Plus Expo will in fact be the best attended day of the trio. Historically, the show would...
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Lehi, Utah Becomes First In State to Raise Tobacco Purchasing Age

Utah has its first city to have raised the minimum age to purchase tobacco products to 21-years-old, as on Tuesday night the Lehi City Council...
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JSK’s Tyrannical Buc Shipping in April

Last month, Jas Sum Kral announced a new cigar—Tyrannical Buc—with very little in the way of details about the cigar. Now two weeks later, most...
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West Virginia Tobacco Purchasing Age Increase Advances

A bill to raise the minimum age to purchase tobacco products is advancing through the West Virginia legislature, as today S.B. 348 advanced out of...
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Jas Sum Kral’s CBD-Infused Nuggs Slated for April

One of the more unique cigars in recent memory will begin shipping in April. Jas Sum Kral has announced that Nuggs, a new line of...
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Selim Hanono Named COO of E.P. Carrillo

Selim Hanono is now the chief operating officer at E.P. Carrillo. The longtime industry veteran, best known for his nearly-decade-long tenure at Drew Estate, began...
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Padrón Ships TAA 2018 Release

Among the group of cigars slated for a 2018 release that didn’t make it out before the year was up, the most notable non-Cuban release...
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