Eric Newman

Procigar 2020: Day 4

The one Procigar tour that everyone wishes they take is the journey to Caribe, they just don’t know it yet. As I’ve said multiple times...
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J.C. Newman Distributes 100,000 FDA Comment Cards to Retailers

When it comes to making it as easy as possible for cigar retailers and consumers to voice their opinion to the FDA about the regulation...
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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...
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J.C. Newman Renames PENSA Factory

PENSA is now known as J.C. Newman PENSA. J.C. Newman Cigar Co. has announced that it has renamed the factory, whose acronym stands for Puros de...
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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...
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J.C. Newman Announces New Marketing Team Roles

J.C. Newman Cigar Co. has announced a variety of promotions within its marketing division. Monica Foster (R) and Kara Guagliardo (L) have been promoted to co-marketing...
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Procigar 2018: Day 5

“We don’t post pictures from this, this is for us,” said Jamilet Calviño of Cigar Snob, shortly before our tour started. Us referring to her and...
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IPCPR 2017: J.C. Newman

After missing an appointment, I made a third trip to the J.C. Newman booth to finally cover the company’s new products just before the company...
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J.C. Newman Diamond Crown 110th Anniversary

For some reason, it seems as if we’ve been writing about and reviewing anniversary cigars quite a bit as of late. It certainly hasn’t been...
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IPCPR 2016: J.C. Newman

It is the year of Black Diamond at J.C. Newman. The release, some four years in the making, is finally being released. In addition, the...
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Procigar 2016: Day 3

The third day of Procigar 2016 kicked off with a hoodied Charlie Minato and myself on a bus to visit the Cigar Family Charitable Foundation...
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