Tom Poehler

JRE Tobacco Co. Adding Lancero to Aladino Cameroon Line

JRE Tobacco Co.’s Aladino Cameroon line is getting a lancero vitola, and for the next six months or so, it will be a limited release...
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Aladino Cameroon Lonsdale

When it comes to the story behind a cigar, much of the time it comes from the head of the company, but in the case...
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JRE Continues Aladino Maduro Soft Launch, Full Release Scheduled at IPCPR 2018

One day, you too might be able to try the Aladino Maduro, a cigar that wowed halfwheel’s reviewers enough to earn it 18th on our Top 25 for...
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Foundry Parts Ways with Brokers, Will be Sold by General’s Reps

There was once a plan for Foundry Cigar Co. to have a national network of brokers selling its cigars across the country. Yesterday, that plan...
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Acme Cigar Co. Debuting With Three Lines at IPCPR 2015 (Update)

The duo behind AKA Cigars, a Dallas retailer and a music industry executive are teaming up for a new cigar brand, Acme Cigar Co. While...
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IPCPR 2014: AKA Cigars

AKA Cigar has grown-up, at least if you are determining life by where you get to sit at the lunch table. Jay Lundy went from...
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AKA Nth Degree Optimal (Prerelease)

Last year, Dallas-based AKA Cigars introduced the Nth Degree, the company’s take on “a classic maduro.” It was offered in the standard wide array of...
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AKA Introducing New Packaging, Nth Degree Lancero

Fans of AKA Cigars will begin to see a slightly updated version of the company’s lines with new bands and boxes. While the color schemes...
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