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July 12, 2019

IPCPR 2019: Rocky Patel Premium Cigars

Few booths are as busy as the Rocky Patel Premium Cigars, Inc. booth. Every year, everyday—it’s been like this at every trade show I’ve been...
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IPCPR 2019: Visol Products

Plano, Texas-based Visol Products was featuring a number of new products at this year’s IPCPR Convention & Trade Show including cases, cutters, lighters ashtrays and...
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IPCPR 2019: La Sonrisa Cigars

In perhaps one of the worst booth placements I’ve ever seen, La Sonrisa was back at the show this year. And in the back. Placed...
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IPCPR 2019: Top 3 Things — Charlie Minato

While much of my time in Las Vegas was in conversations with people not thrilled about CigarCon, there was a lot to like at the...
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IPCPR 2019: Cigar Companion Concepts

While the company name may be slightly vague on what they produce, once you see The Best Cigar Pal it’s apparent to those that are...
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IPCPR 2019: Serino Cigar Co.

Serino Cigar Co. made its debut in 2016 by releasing four different lines under the Serino Royale 20th Anniversary name, all of which were rolled...
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Zainal Baqer Mohebi, Cuban Cigar Retailer in Middle East, Passes Away

Zainal Baqer Mohebi, a prominent Cuban cigar retailer in the Middle East, has passed away. Through his company, Baqer Mohebi Enterprises, he began importing Cuban...
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Ramón Allones Phoenicia 40, Quai d’Orsay Baalbeck Getting Nov. 8 Launch

A pair of Edición Regional releases bound for Lebanon now have a launch date, as Phoenicia T.A.A. Cyprus Ltd. has announced plans for its 40th...
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Federal Judge Says Substantial Equivalence Applications are Due May 12, 2020

A federal judge in Maryland has ruled that cigarmakers have until May 12, 2020, to submit applications for substantial equivalence, about 450 days earlier than...
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IPCPR 2019: The Lotus Group/Integral Logistics

The Lotus Group/Integral Logistics booth, like many accessory companies, was in the back half of the hall, but easily identifiable by its signature spinning banner...
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Watch: IPCPR 2019 Live The Recap (12:30 P.M. EDT)

We are almost done with our coverage of the 2019 IPCPR Convention & Trade Show. Brooks Whittington and I are back for the final live...
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