January 14, 2020

Patoro VA XO Limited Edition Salomones

This has been said before, but if there’s a phrase that seemingly defined the cigar industry in the 2010s, it’s what’s new? It’s a question…

Alec Bradley Caribbean Classic Debuting at TPE 2020

Alec Bradley will add a new bundle line at this month’s Tobacco Plus Expo (TPE) trade show. The company will introduce the Alec Bradley Caribbean…

PCA 2020: The Reckoning is Here

The moment of reckoning has arrived. On Friday, Altadis U.S.A., Davidoff of Geneva USA, Drew Estate and General Cigar Co.—likely the four largest companies in…

2019 Awards: Factory of the Year

The award for the best cigar factory in 2019 was nearly unanimous. Unlike our other awards this year, it was very close or even tough…

Oliva Increasing Prices Feb. 1, 2020

Oliva Cigar Co. will increase prices on its products by 3-4 percent effect Feb. 1, 2020. Like others, the company blamed the increase on costs…

RoMa Craft Neanderthal OM Lancero Returns as Fine Ash Cigars Exclusive

The Neanderthal OM (Old Man) Lancero from RoMa Craft Tobac is coming back, but it’s still a store exclusive,  this time for Fine Ash Cigars…