July 11, 2019

IPCPR 2019: Altadis U.S.A.

As one would expect from one of the biggest premium cigar makers, the Altadis U.S.A. booth is one of the biggest on the show floor,…

IPCPR 2019: Quality Importers/XIKAR

In terms of news, 2018 was definitely a big one for XIKAR, as in January of that year the company was acquired by Quality Importers,…

IPCPR 2019: Top 3 Things — Brooks Whittington

Another IPCPR Convention & Trade Show—my eighth, if I recall correctly—has come and gone, and so it is time once again to list some of…

IPCPR 2019 Brizard & Co.

As mentioned last year, Brizard & Co. has been around for a while, but this is only the second year that we’ve covered its trade…

Atlanta Mayor Signs Smoking Ban

A new smoking ban will be coming to Atlanta, Ga. in the new year, as this week Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms signed a piece of…

IPCPR 2019: Southern Draw

Southern Draw made it clear a few months ago: the 2019 IPCPR Convention & Trade Show would be a big one for the company. On…

Czevitrum Ashtrays Make U.S. Debut at 2019 IPCPR

Czevitrum, a Czech company that specializes in handblown glass lamps, bowls and other accessories has released its collection of glass ashtrays to the U.S., making…

Trey Andrews Resigns as Micallef VP of Sales

Trey Andrews’ tenure as the vp of sales for Micallef Cigars will be a short one. Yesterday, Andrews announced that he had resigned from the…

IPCPR 2019: Chinnock Cellars

Chinnock Cellars has been a mainstay at IPCPR for several years now, and while occupying a single space booth towards the back of the floor,…

IPCPR 2019: Warfighter Tobacco Co.

For the third consecutive year, Warfighter Tobacco Co. is at the IPCPR Convention & Trade Show and while there were not many new products other…

IPCPR 2019: Colibri

Colibri returned to the trade show with a booth that does a solid job showcasing its new products via large panels, with display cubes set…