December 8, 2022

Court Blocks FDA’s Plans for Graphic Warning Labels on Cigarettes

This is the latest in a long line of rulings against American regulators who have attempted to require more aggressive warning labels on tobacco products. Even if FDA had won the case, the ruling would have had no immediate impact on cigars.

Riverside’s Fosforo Goes National With Pospiech Distribution

The store, located on the Kentucky-Indiana border has contracted Pospiech, Inc.—best known for the Powstanie brand—to distribute the line to other retailers.

El Güegüense Toro Prensado Heads to Famous Smoke Shop

The new size is limited to just 500 boxes, which are on sale now.

Tatuaje Havana VI Verocú Blue No.2

Approximately 15 years after the debut of the Tatuaje Havana VI Verocú, the line gets a new variation

Habanos S.A. Increases Prices for 2023 Festival del Habano

The cost to attend all of the official events during the Festival del Habano will exceed $3,000, a noticeable premium compared to the last time Habanos S.A. hosted the Cuban cigar festival.

South Portland, Maine Passes First Reading of Flavored Tobacco Ban

South Portland is on track to become the fourth city in Maine to pass a flavored tobacco ban this year.