America’s hottest cigarmaker, José "Pepin" Garcia, has a grand new factory in Nicaragua.
Posted: August 1, 2010 By David Savona
Speaking with Benjamin Menendez, senior vice president of General Cigar Co., the maker of Macanudo, Partagas, La Gloria Cubana and many more cigars.
Posted: May 1, 2010 By David Savona
Wayne Suarez is the strong and quiet force behind the scenes at Arturo Fuente, the world's largest family-owned cigar brand.
Posted: March 12, 2010 By David Savona
With its penchant for innovative smokes and a sizable supply of tobacco leaf, Oliva Cigar Co. has doubled production since 2006.
Posted: March 1, 2010 By David Savona
We look at the youth movement in cigars, from the fifth generation of Quesadas, to the Perez-Carrillo children and the Levin young guns at Ashton.
Posted: October 1, 2009 By David Savona
The love of Cubans has guided cigar-world newcomer Pete Johnson, creator of Tatuaje cigars.
Posted: August 11, 2009
We sit down with the president of Toraño Cigars for a wide-ranging discussion.
Posted: August 1, 2009 By David Savona
Ysidron created the first branded cigar for Savinelli 15 years ago, and the standards have been high ever since.
Posted: June 29, 2009 By David Savona
The father-son team that runs Mexico's largest cigar-tobacco operation and makes the famous Te-Amo brand discusses the family's 110-year history of growing in that country.
Posted: February 1, 2009 By David Savona
C.A.O. International Inc. has now been in business for 40 years, evolving from making pipes to producing cigars.
Posted: December 29, 2008 By David Savona
Manuel Garcia of Habanos S.A. combines his love of cigars with a vast knowledge of the marketing and sale of his country's national symbol.
Posted: December 22, 2008
Rocky Patel, 47, has quickly become one of the best-known faces in the world of premium cigars.
Posted: September 15, 2008 By David Savona