May 8, 2019

Por Larrañaga Lonsdales (ER Alemania 2006)

There is only one first of anything, and the first Edición Regional for the Por Larrañaga marca was the Lonsdales. Released in 2006—just one year after the Edición…

Smoking Still Allowed in Oklahoma Cigar Stores, Bars

Smoking will continue to be allowed in cigar stores, bars and other businesses in Oklahoma. H.B. 2288, a bill that would have banned smoking at…

Illinois Senator Proposes Tobacco Tax Hikes

Illinois State Senator John Cullerton, D-Chicago, has announced plans to introduce legislation that would increase the state’s tobacco tax, including nearly doubling the state’s cigar…

Arkansas Increasing Tobacco Purchasing Age to 21 on Sept. 1

Arkansas will become one of twelve states that will require individuals to purchase tobacco to be 21. Somewhat quietly, the state passed H.B. 1980 last…

Micallef Opens Distribution Center

Micallef Cigars has announced that it has opened a new headquarters and distribution center in Weatherford, Texas, about 30 miles west of Fort Worth. “Our…

Altadis U.S.A. Pays Tribute to ‘Golden Era’ With Trinidad Espiritu

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Trinidad brand and Altadis U.S.A. is celebrating with an entirely new concept for the brand. Trinidad Espiritu…

Beverly Hills, Calif. City Council Recommends Banning Tobacco Sales

On Tuesday night, the Beverly Hills City Council gave its initial support to a bill that would ban the sale of tobacco within city limits,…

Florida Beach Smoking Ban Bill Dies in Senate

A bill seeking to ban smoking on Florida’s beaches has died. The bill, S.B. 218, was introduced by Sen. Joe Gruters, R-Saratota and proposed to fine…