Jorge Armenteros

Updated Version of “The Tobacconist Handbook” Released

The second edition of “The Tobacconist Handbook” from Jorge Armenteros, the founder of Tobacconist University, has officially been released. This second edition is a hardcover…

Tobacconist University to Release Second Edition of Handbook in Spring 2020 (Update)

One of the industry’s most notable resources will be getting an update next spring. Over the weekend, it was announced that the current first edition…

Tobacconist University Adds Certified Cigar Sommelier Tobacconist Degree

Tobacconist University has announced the launch of its fifth certification program, the Certified Cigar Sommelier Tobacconist (CCST). The new program is geared at individuals working…

Tobacconist University Revamps Consumer Certification Process

Tobacconist University has announced that it is making a change to its Certified Consumer Tobacconists (CCT) program, and will be handing off the program to…

Cigar Rights of America Announces the Formation of the National Cigar Policy Center

With members of the cigar industry gathering in Las Vegas, Nev. for the IPCPR Convention and Trade Show, Cigar Rights of America made a pre-show…