January 19, 2022

Mississippi Legislator Files Bill to Increase State’s Tobacco Tax

A bill introduced into the Mississippi House of Representatives this week is seeking to raise the state’s tobacco taxes from 15 percent of the wholesale…

La Galera 85th Anniversary Arriving at Retailers

After a delay of several months, the La Galera 85th Anniversary has begun arriving at retailers. The line celebrates the 85th anniversary of Tabacalera Palma…

Cavalier Genève Oddjob, Privada Watch Series Root Beer Coming to LCA Retailers in February

The Limited Cigar Association has announced its new cigar releases for February, the Cavalier Genève Oddjob and the Privada Watch Series Root Beer. The first…

United Cigars Announces Relaunched La Mezcla Cubana to Debut at 2022 TPE

United Cigars has announced that it will be releasing a relaunched La Mezcla Cubana at the 2022 Tobacco Plus Expo later this month. It’s being…

2021 Awards: Company of the Year

When it comes to picking the Company of the Year Award, there is both a singular question—which company had the best and/or most impressive year—and…

J.C. Newman Adds José Gaspar Cigars for Gasparilla

J.C. Newman Cigar Co. is celebrating Tampa’s annual Gasparilla festival with a cigar called José Gaspar. The name, José Gaspar, is a reference to the…

Juárez Shots Returns for 2022

For the third consecutive year, Crowned Heads will ship stores a smaller version of its Juárez line. The Juárez Shots XX debuted in 2020. It’s…

Ferio Tego Brings Back Metropolitan Selection

Ferio Tego’s relaunched Metropolitan Selection brands are now ready to ship. Like most of the rest of Ferio Tego’s portfolio, the Metropolitan Selection is a…

JRE Tobacco Co. Announces Price Increase, Puts Rancho Luna on Hiatus

JRE Tobacco Co. has informed its retailer that it will be implementing a price increase across most of its portfolio as of Feb. 1. Justo…