House of Emilio

House of Emilio Rebrands as Boutiques United

The distribution company known as House of Emilio is now known as Boutiques United by Zucca. The company unveiled its new website showing off the…

Weekly News (Oct. 26, 2015)

Cigar News Camacho Announces Revamped Machitos Dissident’s Gorden Crippen & Ryan Johnson Leave Don Pepin Garcia Original Demi-Tasse Heading to Six-Packs Four Kicks H-Town Goes…

Steve Ysidron Sues House of Emilio

On Tuesday, Steve Ysidron, the owner of the Epicurean cigar brand, filed suit against his former distributor, House of Emilio. In the complaint, filed at…

Weekly News (Sept. 6, 2015)

Cigar News Charlie Lopez Appointed Boutique Blends Director of Sales Cubanacan/González/Los Charutos/Soneros Dispute Heading to Court Guayacan Leaves House of Emilio La Colmena Amado No….

Ezra Zion All My EX’s Lancero

The guys behind Ezra Zion Cigar Co. haven’t hid the fact that they both call Texas home, but for the company’s latest limited edition, they…

Guayacan Leaving House of Emilio

Effective today, Guayacan is no longer being distributed by House of Emilio. Over the last few weeks, Noel Rojas of Guayacan has been assembling a…

IPCPR 2015: Emilio Cigars

In one year, things at Emilio have changed dramatically. Last year Gary Griffith and Nate McIntyre headed up the company, but now, both are gone. Spencer…

IPCPR 2015: Ezra Zion

There’s a lot going on at Ezra Zion: new look, new technology, new product categories, etc. Most importantly, the company did have a new cigar, albeit…

IPCPR 2015: Guayacan

Once again, Guayacan was consistently busy, only finally allowing me some of Noel Rojas’ time first thing in the morning on Day 4. While all of…

1502 Nicaragua Churchill

A little over a year ago, Enrique Sánchez released the latest addition to his growing 1502 Cigars portfolio, the 1502 Nicaragua. Released in a single…

Nomad Ships Therapy Ahead of IPCPR 2015

For the most part, the cigar industry likes to run on its own time, but Fred Rewey has found a way to jump out ahead….