March 10, 2020

Festival del Habano XXII: Day 5

Friday started out very much like the other days I had spent in Cuba, but ended with quite a bit more history-making excitement than anyone…

AVO Improvisation LE20 Ships

Davidoff of Geneva USA has shipped the AVO Improvisation LE20 to stores. The 6 1/2 x 50 toro extra is the latest in a long…

Padilla Miami 8 & 11 Returns for 2020

Padilla’s famed 8 & 11 is back, this time being made at El Titan de Bronze. If that sounds familiar, it’s because similar news came…

Maryland Cigar Shop Manager Arrested for Trying to Have Rival Cigar Shop Owner Killed

A manager of a Maryland cigar store was arrested in a murder-for-hire plot where he is alleged to have tried to hire a hitman to…

Drew Estate’s Pappy Van Winkle Tradition Becomes Pappy & Co. Exclusive

The Pappy Van Winkle Tradition cigar will now be sold only through Pappy & Co. Drew Estate announced the change and distribution today. The move…

My Father Adding The Judge TAA Exclusve (Update)

Members of the Tobacconists’ Association of America will have an exclusive size of My Father’s The Judge in the coming months, as the company has…

JRE Adding Aladino Cameroon

For the last few years, the Eiroa family has been working on trying to grow Cameroon-seed tobacco on its farms in Honduras. Now, it’s finally…

Colorado House of Representatives Approves Tobacco Purchasing Age Increase

The Colorado House of Representatives has passed a bill that will raise the minimum age to purchase tobacco products to 21-years-old, passing it by a…

Colibri Adds Black and Pink Option to V-Cut

Colibri has added a new color option to its popular V-Cut line of cutters, with a black base and pink-hued handles. The color is on…

Utah Bill to Speed Up Minimum Tobacco Purchasing Age Increase Clears Committee

Utah is on track to increase its minimum age to purchase tobacco in the state, though it’s a gradual process. On July 1, the minimum…

Scrim by HutcH Studio Releases Bourbon Barrel Collection

Scrim by HutcH Studio has released its latest cutter design as well as a number of other accessories as part of the company’s new Bourbon…