July 19, 2022

PCA 2022: Foundation Cigar Co.

Foundation Cigar Co. is showing off five different releases during the 2022 PCA Convention & Trade Show, including the debut of a Highclere Castle cigar that celebrates the 100th anniversary of the discovery of King Tutankhamun’s tomb.

PCA 2022: Room101

Matt Booth of Room101 and now creative director of General Cigar Co. has a slew of new cigars, including three from the Room101 brand and two other brands that he assisted in a complete overhaul of.

PCA 2022: Gurkha

Gurkha is bringing back a limited edition line, releasing a brand new line, and adding a new sampler to its Revenant line that contains a new blend for the line.

PCA 2022: Benchmark Humidors

If you want a Texas-made travel humidor, Benchmark Humidors is likely your only option.

PCA 2022: Les Fines Lames

Les Fines Lames, the French cigar knife manufacturer, debuted four new designs at the 2022 PCA Convention & Trade Show.

FDA Commissioner Orders Outside Review of Center for Tobacco Products & Others

The Reagan-Udall Foundation will evaluate FDA’s actions in regards to JUUL’s botched PMTA process as well as the baby formula shotrage.

Pappy Van Winkle Barrel Fermented Corona Viva Heading to Pappy & Co.

The new Pappy Van Winkle Barrel Fermented Corona Viva, 5 3/4 x 46, is expected to go on sale this month.

PCA 2022: Ozgener Family Cigars

More than 10 years after he left the cigar industry, Tim Ozgener is back and showing off his new company —along with two debut blends—named Ozgener Family Cigars.

La Sirena Adding Mexican Mermaid 4 x 54 for Labor Day

The Mexican Mermaid is adding a petit robusto in time for the holiday weekend.

PCA 2022 Attendance Rebounds From Last Year But Remains Low

PCA 2022 attendance was up compared to last year, but down compared to the IPCPR 2019 trade show.

Djeep Launches 16 New Lighter Designs

Your favorite cigar maker’s favorite lighter is now offered in 16 new colorways.