El Reloj

Cuesta-Rey No. 95 Cameroon Goes on Sale at J.C. Newman’s Tampa Factory

J.C. Newman celebrates its 127th anniversary today and the company now has a special Tampa-made cigar on sale at its Ybor City headquarters and factory.

The American Double Robusto

There have been some ambitious projects in the cigar industry, but in the decade-plus that I have been actively covering the premium cigar industry, few…

J.C. Newman Appoints Aimee Cooks as General Manager of El Reloj

J.C. Newman has announced that it has appointed Aimee Cooks the new vice president and general manager of its El Reloj factory in Tampa, Fla.,…

J.C. Newman Announces Revamped El Baton & Diamond Crown Black Diamond, New Angel Cuesta Line

Late on Halloween night, J.C. Newman posted a video to its YouTube page announcing several new cigar projects it has in store. In the video, Drew…

J.C. Newman Adding The American Double Robusto

J.C. Newman’s all-American cigar will be getting a sixth size next month. The company is adding The American Double Robusto, a new 5 1/2 x…

J.C. Newman Adds The American President as Factory Exclusive

Those who stop by J.C. Newman Cigar Co.’s factory in the Ybor neighborhood of Tampa can purchase some exclusive cigars offered only at the factory,…

The American No. 2

There are very few cigars made in America these days relative to the total number produced around the world every year, and for very good…

J.C. Newman’s The American Launching Later This Month

The American, one of the most unique and ambitious cigars of recent memory, is finally heading to stores, four of them for now. On May 31,…

J.C. Newman’s The American Nears Release

Last year, J.C. Newman Cigar Co. showed off the first cigar from its new sister company, Fourth Generation Cigar Co. Now, the all-American cigar is…

J.C. Newman Relaunches “Save Cigar City” Campaign

Tampa’s largest and oldest remaining cigar factory has covered its famous sign and belltower for a cause. J.C. Newman Cigar Co. has relaunched its “Save…

A Visit to J.C. Newman Cigar Co.

It’s called the Cigar City, but there are now more breweries than cigar factories. Tampa—specifically its Ybor City neighborhood—was once the capital of the global…