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Cigar Industry News

J.C. Newman Releases The American Bison Walnut Cigar Case by Brizard

June 30, 2024 By Matthew Tabacco
J.C. Newman Cigar Co. is shipping The American Bison Walnut Cigar Case to retailers throughout the United States in time for Independence Day this week. Read more

E.P. Carrillo Announces US Release of Encore Noir with Event at Two Guys Smoke Shop

June 30, 2024 By Matthew Tabacco
E.P. Carrillo announced today the United States release of Encore Noir with Exclusive Event at Two Guys Smoke Shop featuring Jorge Luis Fernandez Maique. Read more

Macanudo Inspirado Brazilian Shade Returns

June 27, 2024 By Matthew Tabacco
Macanudo will release Inspirado Brazilian Shade for the first time since its launch in 2021. Read more

C.L.E. Cigar Company Announces Eiroa Exclusivo Regionales Bulgaria

June 26, 2024 By Matthew Tabacco
C.L.E. Cigar Company announced today that the country of Bulgaria was chosen for the first ever C.L.E. Cigar Company Exclusivo Regionales. Read more

PCA Names Joshua Habursky as New Executive Director

June 26, 2024 By Matthew Tabacco
The Premium Cigar Association (PCA) Board of Directors announced yesterday the promotion and hiring of Joshua Habursky to the role of PCA Executive Director, effective immediately. Read more

Traveling Cigar Road Show Returns for 2024

June 25, 2024 By Matthew Tabacco
The Traveling Cigar Road Show is back! Spanning sixteen cities across the nation from July 29th through August 9, 2024, Rocky Patel Cigars, Altadis U.S.A, Oliva Cigars, and C.L.E. Cigar Company/Asylum will bring “The Traveling Cigar Road Show” to retailers across the country. Read more

Ferio Tego Adds Distribution in Dubai

June 25, 2024 By Matthew Tabacco
Ferio Tego has partnered with The Leaf Master (“TLM”) in Dubai. The brand is now available in Dubai and throughout the United Arab Emirates, and soon in Saudi Arabia, Oman, Bahrain, Qatar and Kuwait. Read more

Sans Pareil Releases Gold Line

June 24, 2024 By Matthew Tabacco
Sans Pareil has announced the re-launch of their exclusive Gold Line, headlined by the eagerly awaited cigar, Jeddo, which heads to stores in late June. Read more

The Smokin Tabacco Show: Crushing Grapes with Aaron Michaelis – Owner of Flint Knoll Winery

June 20, 2024 By Matthew Tabacco
This week on The Smokin Tabacco Show, Matt and Kevin host Aaron Michaelis of Flint Knoll Winery. Read more

Davidoff Announces Grand Cru Diademas Finas Limited Edition Collection

June 20, 2024 By Matthew Tabacco
Davidoff Cigars will conclude its “Cigar History Re-Rolled" series with an innovation that will go down in the history of the brand. Read more

Quality Importers Ships Cigar Caddy Tubes

June 19, 2024 By Matthew Tabacco
Quality Importers Trading Company announced today the availability of the single and triple-capacity Cigar Caddy Cigar Tubes which were launched at PCA this past spring and are now ready to ship globally. Read more

C.L.E. Ships Asylum April Fools’ 2024 “Year of the Dragon”

June 19, 2024 By Matthew Tabacco
C.L.E. Cigar Company announces that the Asylum April Fools’ 2024 “Year of the Dragon” is now shipping. Asylum April Fools’ 2024 Year of the Dragon is the fourth in this series of cigars. Read more

Joya de Nicaragua Expands Distribution of Beloved Clásico Original

June 19, 2024 By Matthew Tabacco
Joya de Nicaragua announced the return of the Clásico Original to the US market, initially as an exclusive for Club de Amigos, a community of JDN's elite retailers. Since its launch, it's become a hot topic among cigar shops, praised as one of the most sought-after cigars due to its unbeatable price-to-quality relation. Read more

Crowned Heads Celebrates 10th Anniversary of Las Calaveras

June 19, 2024 By Matthew Tabacco
Crowned Heads has announced its latest installment to their highly sought-after and eagerly anticipated annual Las Calaveras series, Las Calaveras EL 2024, along with a release to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the brand, Las Calaveras Décimo Aniversario. Read more

Plasencia to Release Alma del Fuego Ometepe Edicion Limitada

June 19, 2024 By Matthew Tabacco
Plasencia 1865 has announced the release of the Alma del Fuego Ometepe Edición Limitada. This blend is the first of its kind, as it is the only cigar that has a wrapper made with tobacco from Ometepe. Read more

Altadis U.S.A. Launches Saint Luis Rey Carenas Ultramar.

June 19, 2024 By Matthew Tabacco
The Saint Luis Rey Carenas line, first launched in 2021, is expanding with a new extra-aged blend – Saint Luis Rey Carenas Ultramar. Read more

West Tampa Ships Lanceros

June 19, 2024 By Matthew Tabacco
West Tamp Tobacco Company has announced that West Tampa Lanceros have begun to ship, both in the US and international markets. Read more

The Smokin Tabacco Show: 2024 CFCF Fundraiser Celebration – Winners Announced

June 17, 2024 By Matthew Tabacco
This week Matt and Kevin celebrate the 2024 Smokin Tabacco CFCF Raffle and announce all the winners as well as the final total raised. Read more

The Smokin Tabacco Show: Nicholas Perdomo Talks Taking the Next Step

June 10, 2024 By Matthew Tabacco
This week Matt and Kevin welcome Nicholas Perdomo on the show for the first time to talk about Perdomo 30th Anniversary and what is to come as the torch slowly gets passed down. Read more
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Lunatic Firecracker Heads to Stores

June 9, 2024 By Matthew Tabacco
The 2024 Limited Edition Lunatic Firecracker is has begun shipping to stores in time for the Fourth of July, offering cigar enthusiasts a rare opportunity to savor a one-of-a-kind smoking experience. Read more