IPCPR

IPCPR Cancels Proposed Consumer Day, Raises Dues

In a letter sent out to its members this morning, the International Premium Cigar & Pipe Retailers Association announced the proposed consumer day for the…

Swisher International to Enter Premium Market with Royal Gold

Swisher International, the company best known for Swisher Sweets, is entering the premium cigar market with Royal Gold Cigars spearheaded by industry veteran Alex Goldman….

La Aurora Plans Box-Pressed Fernando León & Guillermo León for IPCPR 2013

This past week, Miami Cigar & Co.’s social media presence was active during its annual sales meeting with updates to a few projects. While the…

L’Atelier Imports Shows off Surrogates Animal Cracker

On Friday afternoon, the L’Atelier Imports Facebook page was updated with a picture of a new cigar that is slated to be released in 2013,…

IPCPR Proposes Consumer Day for 2013 Trade Show & Convention

In an email sent out this morning to current members of the IPCPR, John Anderson, chairman of the IPCPR Board Trade Show Committee, announced two…

News: Viaje Shows Off Double Edge Sword II Jar for IPCPR

It has been no secret that Viaje’s Exclusivo Double Edge Sword would be returning in the form of a cigar named DES II, now, Viaje…

IPCPR 2012: General Cigar Co.

For General Cigar Co., IPCPR 2012 was about FOUNDRY and FOUNDRY. Or so was the case outside of the large booth of the company that…

IPCPR 2012: Toraño Family Cigar Co.

It’s been three years since Toraño announced it would be handling its own distribution as a result of CAO’s move to the General Cigar Co….

IPCPR 2012: Altadis U.S.A.

For Altadis U.S.A., the 2012 IPCPR seemed to be an honest effort to improve the quality of its new products. Gone was the intense marketing focus…

IPCPR 2012: Tatuaje & L’Atelier Imports

Pete Johnson sat down with halfwheel and talked a lot, and about all sorts of things—including the upcoming 10 year anniversary of Tatuaje. He also…

IPCPR 2012: Davidoff Group

Between AVO, Camacho, Davidoff, Griffin’s, Room101, Winston Churchill, Zino and the lesser talked about Oettinger Davidoff Group brands—every year will be a busy year for…