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El Artista Cigars Adds Distribution in Sweden

El Artista Cigars will be coming to Sweden thanks to a new distribution agreement with Star Cigar & Spirits. “I am so happy to work…

Gurkha Ships New Revenant Line

Gurkha’s new releases from this summer’s PCA Convention & Trade Show are on their way to retailers, as the company has started shipping the Gurkha…

Buffalo TEN Natural Toro

Cigar manufacturers have long had the challenge of balancing quality with cost as they create new cigars to bring to market. That might mean making…

El Artista Cigars Revamps Puro Ambar

Puro Ambar, one of the original lines in the El Artista Cigars portfolio, is getting a new look and a new blend, with the refreshed…

El Artista Cigars Adds Distribution in Austria

El Artista Cigars, the Dominican company known for its collaboration with former baseball player David Ortiz, has announced that it has entered into a distribution…

IPCPR 2019: Tabacalera El Artista

There are a lot of companies that I have covered in the course of my time at IPCPR Convention & Trade Shows, some who have…

David Ortiz’s Big Papi Gets Second Size

El Artista Cigars’ Big Papi line, which was created in collaboration with baseball legend David Ortiz, is getting a second size, The Slugger, which measures…

El Artista Cigars to Launch Buffalo TEN at IPCPR 2019

El Artista Cigars has announced Buffalo TEN, a new price-friendly line that it will debut at the upcoming IPCPR Convention & Trade Show. The cigar…

El Artista Launching Cimarron at IPCPR 2018

El Artista Cigars has a new cigar featuring hybrids the company is growing themselves. The cigar is called Cimarron and it’s actually three different lines,…

El Pulita 60 Aniversario Robusto

Last year, El Artista S.R.L., a Dominican-based cigar factory and company, announced two new projects. One is Big Papi, a cigar with the famous baseball…

LUJ Luxury Cigars Presents Le Couturier by Vance Taylor

While the list of new brands debuting at the upcoming IPCPR Convention & Trade Show is much smaller than it has been in recent years,…