November 1, 2019

Kretek International Restructures, Ventura Cigar Co. Staff Reduced (Update)

Kretek International, the parent company of Phillips & King International, Tobacco Media Group and Ventura Cigar Co. is undergoing a major restructuring that will include…

Dr. Stephen Hahn Nominated to Head FDA

Dr. Stephen Hahn has been nominated to be the next commissioner of the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA). Hahn is a cancer specialist who…

Micallef Cigars Announces Price Increase

Micallef Cigars has announced that as of Jan. 2, 2020, it will be increasing the prices of its cigars by five percent across all of…

7-20-4 Ships Revamped 1874 Series

Vintage Cigar Distributors, the parent company of 7-20-4 Cigars, has begun shipping four of the five sizes in the revamped 1874 Series that was shown…

Oliva Adding Figurado to Serie V Melanio Maduro Lineup

The Oliva Serie V Melanio Maduro line will be getting a new, familiar size next in the coming weeks, the 6 1/2 x 52 double…

Broomfield, Colo. Raises Tobacco Purchasing Age, Expands Smoking Ban

The new year will bring a pair of anti-tobacco regulations to Broomfield, Colo. When the calendar flips to Jan. 1, smoking and vaping will be…