March 1, 2022

War Witch Lancero

Black Star Line Cigars was founded in 2019 by by childhood friends Adetola “Aric” Wimberly-Bey and Derrick Bell. At the time, Wimberly-Bey was a working as a firefighter, but…

National Academy of Sciences Releasing Report on Premium Cigars Next Week

Next Thursday, the National Academy of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (NASEM) will release its much anticipated report on premium cigars, which will set the stage…

La Flor Dominicana Releases Ashtronomy Ashtray

Litto Gomez of La Flor Dominicana is getting into the ashtray business with a new project that he has launched called Ashtronomy. It is part…

Indiana House of Representatives Strips Cigar Tax Cap from Bill, Heads Back to Senate (Update)

Correction: This article initially reported that the cigar tax cap had been included in the bill passed by the House. However, it was stripped from the…

La Flor Dominicana TAA 50th Oro Tercera Edición Natural Heading to Stores

The second of La Flor Dominicana’s two newest releases for the Tobacconists’ Association of America (TAA) has begun shipping to and arriving at TAA member…

Sindicato Artista Heading to Retailers

After an extended delay, the Sindicato Artista is starting to ship to retailers. The line, which was shown off at last summer’s PCA Convention &…

10 Thoughts: Please Stop Marketing Cigars to Children

Over the weekend, Jas Sum Kral sent out a press release announcing a new line of flavored cigars sold under the “Munchies” name with the…